What is Turn Up Charlie (TV) About?
Turn Up Charlie is a British comedy-drama series available on Netflix. Directed by Tristram Shapeero and Matt Lipsey, the show revolves around the life of Charlie, a role accomplishedly played by Idris Elba. Charlie is a bachelor and a once-successful DJ, who is now struggling to make his mark in the music industry. Amidst this, he is trying to overcome personal disappointments related to his past fame, dwindling career, and complicated love life. The plot takes an interesting turn when Charlie reluctantly agrees to become the nanny for his famous best friend's 11-year-old daughter, Gabby. Known for her capricious ways, Gabby poses a new set of challenges for Charlie. As he attempts to juggle between his career aspirations and newfound commitments, Charlie’s life spirals into a series of comic yet touching events. The series skillfully portrays the shades of friendship, fame, responsibilities, and dreams through its characters and storyline.
The first episode of Turn Up Charlie aired on March 15, 2019 and the most recent episode to air was on March 15, 2019.