Weekend is going to start and it’s time to check what’s good you can watch on your favorite online streaming channels.
Some good movies and TV shows releasing this week and if you are in the mood to watch some tragic series then Expats is a good option for you.
Based on Janice Y.K. Lee’s 2016 novel named “The Expatriates”, the new series focuses on the life of the expatriate community. It gives a close look at the personal and professional lives of a group of expatriates living in Hong Kong.
The series has interestingly presented each character and its storyline is a good watch. To know about the Expats Season One series in detail, check the blog mentioned below.
But before understanding the series, let us first know what expats mean.
What is an expat?
An expat or expatriate is used for an individual who living or working out of a country other than their country of citizenship, often temporarily or for work reasons.
Expat Season One: Plot
Set in Hong Kong, the story of this new series focuses on three women named Margaret, Hilary, and Mercy. It shows the impact of an apocalyptic family tragedy that changed the lives of three of them.
Margaret who is an architect by profession becomes a housewife after a shocking incident. She is haunted by the long disappearance of her younger boy. She tries to find out whether he is alive or not but she does not get anything.
Hilary, an Indian-American expat and good friend and neighbor of Margaret has her own problems and issues. She is facing her declining marriage to her husband surrounded by unfaithfulness and infertility.
The third one is a young twenty-something girl named Mercy. She is a Korean-American expats who do odd jobs in Hong Kong and her impulsive and short-tempered behavior creates problems for both Margaret and Hilary.
The series shows the intersection of womanhood, grief, and geographic displacement in the lives of three women. It is a powerful series that is good to watch episode by episode.
How many episodes does the new series have?
Set in a small community of affluent expats, the series contains six episodes. Out of which, two episodes are released today and the next episodes are released every Friday.
Where to watch this new tragic drama?
Expats is available to watch on your favorite streaming channel Amazon Prime Video from January 26, 2024, Friday.
If you have an Amazon Prime Subscription then start streaming the journey of James now. If not, then purchase it at an easily affordable price.
Monthly subscription – ₹179
Quarterly subscription – ₹459
Yearly subscription – ₹1499
Who is the cast of Expats?
Lulu Wang created new drama series Expats have various good teams of actors and actresses which are good to stream.
Nicole Kidman as Margaret, an architect who becomes a housewife after her younger boy’s disappearance.
Ji-Young Yoo as Mercy, a young girl who is impulsive and creates problems for Hilary and Margaret.
Sarayu Blue as Hilary Starr, who is facing a disturbed marriage life due to infertility and infidelity.
Jack Huston as David Starr, Brian Tee as Clarke, Bonde Sham as Charly, Flora Chan as Olive, and others.