How do you say “Bah, humbug” in Italian? I Hate Christmas, Netflix’s first Italian Christmas collection, stars Pilar Fogliati (Cuori) as Gianna, a lady who doesn’t purchase into Christmastime sentimentality and is content material to remain single throughout the holidays.
“I shall not bend,” she says in I Hate Christmas’ newly-released trailer, which hypes up the Lux Vide-produced TV present’s December 7 debut. “I’m pleased with my independence. I don’t want a boyfriend to be completely satisfied.”
In fact, her relations have rather a lot to say about her single standing.
“Spinster,” one member of the family says. “We are saying, spinster.”
“I’d freeze my eggs,” one other provides.
Fed up with all of the commentary, Gianna decides to discover a date for her household’s Christmas dinner, with solely 25 days to go till the large evening.
Gianna’s mates supply to assist her discover a date for Christmas, however misadventures and misunderstandings ensue. One man’s “stunning boat” seems to be a tiny dingy, for instance. And with one other suitor, Gianna realizes too late that the man continues to be in highschool.
“I solely want to search out somebody who’s regular sufficient to carry residence for Christmas at my mother and father’,” a despondent Gianna says.
The trailer ends on the evening of that fateful Christmas dinner. “So, Gianna, is your thriller man coming?” one of many dinner friends asks. And as if on cue, the doorbell rings. However judging by Gianna’s expression as she opens the door — simply earlier than the trailer cuts to the I Hate Christmas title card — the individual on the stoop isn’t whom she was anticipating.
Netflix introduced I Hate Christmas and different Italian movie and TV imports as the corporate opened a brand new workplace in Rome this Might, per Deadline. “The dream of Netflix is to help creativity around the globe,” Netflix founder and co-CEO Reed Hastings stated on the occasion. “We’re increasing our premium movies and unbelievable collection right here, and we need to do all types of recent content material, not solely from established producers however permitting new voices to share what is absolutely distinctive about Netflix. These are tales which can be made in Italy and watched by the world.”
I Hate Christmas, Streaming Debut, Wednesday, December 7, Netflix