Netflix UK’s Idris Elba fronted comedy Turn Up Charlie will premiere on Friday March 15th, it has been announced.
Turn Up Charlie centers on the titular Charlie (Idris Elba), a struggling DJ and eternal bachelor, who is given a final chance at success when he reluctantly becomes a ‘manny’ to his famous best friend’s problem-child daughter, Gabby.
The comedy series, which has received an order for 8 episodes, is produced by Brown Eyed Boy Productions and Green Door Productions and stars Idris Elba, Frankie Hervey, Piper Perabo and JJ Feild. Elba and Gary Reich co-created Turn Up Charlie and will serve as executive producers along with Tristram Shapeero. Shapeero will also direct the series with Matt Lipsey. Martin Joyce and Ana Garanito are co-executive producers.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.