Amazing, Netflix gave a brand new identity to ‘YOU’- Lifetime’s 2018 psycho-thriller show.
The Gossip Girl fame Penn Badgley is now Joe Goldberg, a psychic bookstore manager in the thrilling drama ‘YOU’. He cleverly stalks Guinevere Beck( Elizabeth Lail) exploiting every latest technology.
Netflix Pile Out The Dumped Series ‘YOU’
“YOU” is adapted from the 2014 novel of the same name. Caroline Kepnes penned this mystifying story. This is a captivating tale that dominates the viewer’s psychology by its thrilling advancement.
‘YOU’ is recently promoted as a Netflix Original Series. However, Lifetime primarily aired the show on September 9, 2018, in the United States. The streamer released You internationally on December 26, 2018.
Initially, Lifetime sketched ‘You’ for a second season by lifetime. This season revolves around the Caroline Kepnes follow-up novel Hidden Bodies. Netflix, however, has owned the 2nd season On December 3, 2018, with a “Netflix Original” title.
The ‘YOU’ Story
Netflix has officially presented the following synopsis,
“When a brilliant bookstore manager crosses paths with an aspiring writer, his answer becomes clear: anything. Using the internet and social media as his tools to gather the most intimate of details and get close to her, a charming and awkward crush quickly becomes an obsession as he quietly and strategically removes every obstacle – and person – in his way.”
The psychopath-bookstore manager Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley) exploits digital tools to impress an aspiring writer Beck (Elizabeth Lail). The stalker took advantage of every online information available about Beck. He, in fact, crosses all the norms to win her heart that includes committing murder. The audience is certainly moved by the most contemporary setting of global online connections. It reflects the vulnerability of stalking anyone’s privacy in this digital modern world.
Viewers Recognize YOU As The Netflix Debut Show
Moreover, the thing that has made ‘YOU’ the talk of the town is not the theme or setting, rather the show significantly incarnated at the Netflix platform. Still, a majority of viewers believe that YOU is a Netflix show by birth.
It perhaps seems true as ‘You’ is a Netflix show now. Despite that lifetime started renewing the second season, it’s Netflix who took the labour to unveil the second season to its global viewers. Since ‘You’ thumbs a ride via Netflix, The show receive enormous acclamation with a 90 per cent rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
YOU Trailer On Netflix
The streaming giant has also released a splendid trailer ahead of the premiere to hint about the second season. Viewers can spot Joe following Beck. Furthermore, the trailer displayed the
evil side of Joe exterminating everything that comes in his way.