Video: “From Scratch” – Official Trailer – Netflix
Meet Amy and Lino – a love story for the ages. Inspired by the New York Times best-selling memoir, “From Scratch” is coming October 21, only on Netflix.
[via press release from Netflix]
From Scratch | Official Trailer | Netflix
Meet Amy and Lino – a love story for the ages. Inspired by the New York Times Best-Selling Memoir, From Scratch is coming October 21, only on Netflix.
Series Launch: October 21, 2022
Today, Netflix released the official trailer, key art, and additional imagery for From Scratch. This 8-episode limited series is based on the best-selling memoir From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home by Tembi Locke. Attica Locke serves as the showrunner and Hello Sunshine, Cinestar, and 3 Arts Entertainment executive produce.
More information on the series below.
Synopsis: Inspired by the memoir, From Scratch is a cross-cultural love story that follows Amahle “Amy” Wheeler (played by Zoe Saldaña) an American student studying abroad in Italy, as she meets and falls in love with Lino, a Sicilian chef. Their whirlwind romance faces many unforeseen challenges, including their very different cultural backgrounds; true to real life, it is also infused with lightheartedness and moments of humor that exist alongside the more serious ones. But when Lino is faced with unimaginable health challenges and the couple’s future is threatened, the two families come together to create an extended family unlike any they could have imagined, proving that love crosses all borders
· Episodes: 8 x 60 minutes
· Teleplay By: Attica Locke & Tembi Locke
· Created By: Attica Locke & Tembi Locke
· Inspired By: The novel by Tembi Locke
· Directors: Nzingha Stewart (101, 102, 103, 107, 108); Dennie Gordon (104, 105, 106)
· Writers: Attica Locke (101, 108), Tembi Locke (101, 108), Amy Wang (102), JJ Braider (103), Marguerite MacIntire (104, 107), Joshua Allen (105, 108), Jason Coffey (106)
· Executive Producers: Attica Locke, Tembi Locke, Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Richard Abate, Jermaine Johnson, Will Rowbotham, Zoe Saldaña
· Cast: Zoe Saldaña, Eugenio Mastrandrea, Danielle Deadwyler, Keith David, Judith Scott, Kellita Smith, Lucia Sardo, Paride Benassai, Roberta Rigano