A Netflix original, Lupin, has recently become the most popular French series since its release on 8th January.
The series is produced by Gaumont and created by George Kay, in association with François Uzan.
Omar Sy is featured in the series as the central character. He has previously done roles in The Intouchables, Jurassic World, and X-Men: Days of Future Past.
The show is trending on Netflix’s Top 10 shows globally, including Pakistan, where the serial is on top in the charts.
According to the details, Lupin became the first French series to enter the Top 10 list in the US at number 8 and quickly rising to No.1 over the weekend.
Lupin now seems to be fighting with Bridgerton for the first place in the U.S, the U.K., and Australia.
The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from ‘Lupin’ to ‘Bridgerton’ https://t.co/V1IBaSei1x
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Fans and celebrities took to Twitter to appreciate the series with its witty yet electrifying take on Arsène Lupin.
An American actor, Sharone Stone tweeted: “LUPIN another great Omar Sy project on Netflix. Thumbs up.”
Another tweeted: “I am so enjoying the new Netflix series, Lupin, based on the classic French gentleman thief novels about Arsene Lupin. It’s a bit unbelievable in places but there’s a terrific jewel robbery scene set in the Louvre. What’s not to like.”
British actor, Nathalie Emanuel, commonly known as Missandei from Game of Thrones also tweeted; “Okay absolutely loving Lupin on Netflix.”