Elements of “Say I Do,” a brand new actuality sequence on Netflix, will really feel fairly acquainted to followers of the streaming service’s in style reboot of “Queer Eye.”
Like “Queer Eye,” “Say I Do” stars homosexual males who’re specialists in a specific subject — on this case, inside designer Jeremiah Brent, designer Thai Nguyen and chef Gabriele Bertaccini. In every episode, the trio is given the only-on-reality-TV job of organizing an elaborate wedding ceremony in a single week. And normally, only one half of the fortunate couple is aware of in regards to the wedding ceremony till just a few days earlier than it’s scheduled to happen.
As we clarify on the newest episode of the Original Content podcast, it’s onerous to withstand comparisons to “Queer Eye,” notably since “Queer Eye” creator David Collins is an government producer on the brand new present.
However “Say I Do” has its personal distinctive charms. Though its hosts aren’t fairly as aggressively charismatic because the Fab 5, the trio gained us over fairly successfully, due to a mixture of spectacular wedding ceremony planning and convincing emotional engagement.
Put one other means: Almost each episode ends with its hosts quietly wiping away tears, and the viewers will in all probability discover itself becoming a member of in, as “Say I Do”‘s deal with weddings proves to be a dependable template for cathartic conversations.
Along with our evaluate, we additionally talk about this 12 months’s Emmys, which noticed Netflix receiving a record number of nominations.
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And in the event you’d wish to skip forward, right here’s how the episode breaks down:
0:43 Emmy nominations
10:10 “Say I Do” evaluate