Just a few images are enough to find all the ingredients that we loved in the original film The Gentlemen: the luxury country setting, the atypical characters, the cool styling and music, the acidic tone and the uninhibited violence. All punctuated by colorful dialogues. A series that looks good.
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Adapted from the eponymous comedy which dates from 2019, the series composed of 8 episodes offers a heterogeneous cast with Theo James, Ray Winstone, Kaya Scodelario, Daniel Ings, Joely Richardson, Vinnie Jones, Giancarlo Esposito, Chanel Cresswell, Michael Vu, Max Beesley, Jasmine Blackborow, Harry Goodwins, Dar Salim, Pearce Quigley, Ruby Sear and Peter Serafinowicz.
The story of the series The Gentlemen takes place in the same universe as that of the film but does not highlight the original characters, even if the plot revolves around the character of Mickey Pearson played by Matthew McConaughey at the time. Thus, Eddie Horniman (Theo James) unexpectedly inherits his father's property before discovering that it is part of an underground cannabis empire, and that many unsavory characters in the British underworld have a great interest in it. . Determined to protect his family, Eddie tries to take the gangsters at their own game. But as he becomes more and more involved in the world of crime, he will begin to get a taste for it... The Gentlemen is expected on Netflix next March.