05/02/2023

Image: BBC / Netflix

The British teen thriller horror has already aired in the UK and can quickly be headed to Netflix in every single place else on the planet.

The title is commonly in comparison with Black Mirror, albeit it skews a lot youthful in who it’s focusing on. In actuality, it comes someplace between Black Mirror and Creeped Out.

Per the BBC, right here’s what you may anticipate from the collection:

“Red Rose is an original horror series which explores the intoxicating relationship between teenagers and their online lives. Set in the long hot summer following GCSEs, our heroes’ friendships are infiltrated by the Red Rose app, which blooms on their smartphones, threatening them with dangerous consequences if they don’t meet its demands. The app exposes the group to a seemingly supernatural entity and the seductive, terrifying power of the dark web. Red Rose is ultimately a story of friendship, told through the prism of a classic horror-thriller.”

Produced by Eleven and distributed by Leisure One, the present has co-distribution between the BBC in the UK and Netflix in every single place else. It’s already aired in the UK, with all eight episodes airing in the summertime of 2022 on the just lately revived BBC Three.

It debuted to combined critiques from audiences, albeit the UK press typically favored it.

Rosie Fletcher from Den of Geek stated, “Red Rose is fresh and enjoyable while also being comfortably familiar and true to life. To pull off a teen social media-based horror and make it feel like a timeless Saturday night down the boozer is no mean feat.”

Netflix was first introduced to select up the worldwide rights for the collection in February 2020.


When will Crimson Rose be on Netflix?

Netflix has but to formally announce when the present will hit, however we’ve discovered that they’re planning to drop the collection in full on February fifteenth, 2023.

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Crimson Rose – Image: Eleven / Leisure One


Will Crimson Rose be on Netflix UK?

Not instantly however as with most BBC co-productions, we do anticipate the present to move to Netflix UK later down the road. It’ll additionally notably not carry Netflix Unique branding.

Till then, the collection stays accessible in full on BBC iPlayer.

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