From Harlem to Money Heist: the seven best shows to stream this week

From Harlem to Money Heist: the seven best shows to stream this week

Pick of the week Harlem This comedy-drama written by Girls Trip creator Tracy Oliver, produced by Pharrell Williams and starring Meagan Good and Grace Byers, begins with a riff on the Mosuo women of China. Could the values of that female-dominated society translate to 21st-century New York? Meet “a tribe of unbreakable sisters” – including a professor and a fashion designer – in search of love and adventure. It’s far from unfamiliar stuff – Sex and the City springs to mind – and the characters take a while to feel multi-dimensional. But it does have things to say about gentrification, and the difficulty of maintaining an identity in a city whose nature is constantly changing. Amazon Prime Video, from Friday 3 December Flat Out Fabulous Very much engaged in making …
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