01 Mar Turn Up Charlie: Watch the trailer for Idris Elba’s new DJ-themed Netflix Original comedy show
Turn Up Charlie – Idris Elba has a new show on Netflix coming soon.
Multi-talented actor and DJ, Idris Elba, is set to play a washed up DJ, Charlie, who takes on the role of being nanny to one of his friend’s daughter’s, Gabby, played by Frankie Hervey. Craig David also appears in the show, which Netflix say is centred around: “A down-and-out DJ plots to rebuild his music career while working as a nanny for his famous best friend’s wild 11-year-old daughter.”
The half-hour Netflix original comedy series is set to premiere on March 15 and will contain eight episodes in its first season. Idris himself is one of Turn Up Charlie’s executive producer’s, alongside co-creator Gary Reich and co-director Tristram Shapeero. Comedian Guz Khan and Jocelyn Jee Esien (Little Miss Jocelyn) also feature.
Besides working on the Turn Up Charlie and the new season of Luther, Idris Elba is due to drop his remix of ‘Boasty’, featuring Wiley, Stefflon Don and Sean Paul very soon. As well as that, he also set to perform at this year’s edition of Coachella.
Watch the trailer for Turn Up Charlie below: