Amandla Stenberg (The Hate U Give) will star in new Netflix musical drama series The Eddy.
The show revolves around a club in Paris, highlighting its owner, the house band, and the chaotic city that surrounds them. Stenberg will play Julie, the teenage daughter of Elliott (Andre Holland) who shows up suddenly in Paris and forces him to face his past. Stenberg also joins Joanna Kulig (Cold War) on the show, who was previously announced to play Maja, a singer who is resisting committing to Elliot, her on-again-off-again partner.
Damien Chazelle is directing the show, along with Houda Benyamina (Divines), Alan Poul (Tales of the City). “The Eddy” begins production this spring in France and features dialogue in French, English, and Arabic. The show comes to Netflix from Endeavor Content.