Unspooling in Marseille’s spectacular, hilltop Palais du Pharo, built by Emperor Napoleon III for his wife, the first two episodes of Gerard Depardieu-starrer “Marseille,” Netflix’s first 100% European original series, world premiered Wednesday night to 10 seconds or so of polite applause, but no more, from a packed largely local audience.
Whatever “Marseille’s” reception in France, that original production roll-out will not be stopped. If French critics or social media is anything to go by, that reception, has, however, been underwhelming.
Source and more: Variety
Stay tuned as we continue to monitor the status of Marseille Season 2…