Thank You, Next on Netflix has nothing to do with Ariana Grande (but you should still watch)

Thank You, Next might not have anything to do with Ariana Grande's 2018 hit, but its still well worth your binge-watching time!
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Remember the catchy anthem Thank You, Next that dominated our playlists back in late 2018 and early 2019? Well, the Netflix series bearing the same title has nothing to do with Ariana Grande's hit single – but trust us, it's still worth your binge-watching time.

If you've yet to come across the show, Thank You, Next is a Turkish romantic comedy, starring Serenay Sarikaya, who portrays Leyla Taylan, a successful lawyer navigating the complexities of modern dating and relationships after a painful breakup.

Set against the backdrop of Istanbul's bustling streets, Leyla finds herself entangled in a love triangle involving her ex-boyfriend Ömer, a talented chef named Feyyaz, and Cem, the soon-to-be-ex-husband of one of her clients.

So, if you're itching for a new binge-worthy obsession that's equal parts heartwarming and hilarious, Thank You, Next is the perfect pick-me-up for your Netflix queue. Join us as we reveal all the things you need to know about the romantic comedy below!

What is Thank You, Next about?

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As mentioned, Thank You, Next is a romantic comedy exploring Leyla's journey of self-discovery, healing from heartbreak, and finding love again amidst the twists and turns of romantic entanglements. The official synopsis, as per Netflix Media Center, reads:

"Upon recovering from the betrayal of her first love through the help of her friends and a handsome chef; a successful lawyer, Leyla Taylan, takes over the divorce case of the famous third wife Tuba Tepelioğlu, also known as the case of the year. Facing her is Cem Murathan, a serial relationship killer, who got divorced from three different women in 15 years. Leyla will defend her client against this narcissistic man in the most passionate way. However this passion will blow up the whole situation."

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Who stars in Thank You, Next?

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Serenay Sarikaya leads the charge as Leyla, the charismatic lawyer caught in a whirlwind of romance. Alongside her, the ensemble boasts a lineup of hunky contenders: Metin Akdülger as Ömer, Hakan Kurtas as Cem, and Boran Kuzum as Feyyaz.

But the talent doesn't stop there. The cast is rounded out by a cadre of skilled Turkish actors, as listed on IMDb:

  • Meric Aral
  • Zeynep Tugçe Bayat
  • Bade Iscil
  • Nil Sude Albayrak
  • Ahmet Rifat Sungar
  • Laçin Ceylan
  • Gülcan Arslan
  • Ege Aydan
  • Sümeyra Koç
  • Kamil Güler
  • Efe Tuncer
  • Esra Rusan
  • Bilgi Aydogmus

When was Thank You, Next released on Netflix?

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Thank You, Next made its Netflix debut on Thursday, May 9, 2024. The first season consists of eight captivating episodes, each with its own catchy title:

  • S1 E1. Episode 1: #Situationship
  • S1 E2. Episode 2: #Lovebombing
  • S1 E3. Episode 3: #Ghosting
  • S1 E4. Episode 4: #Flashbacking vs Fast Forwarding
  • S1 E5. Episode 5: #Benching
  • S1 E6. Episode 6: #Crosschecking
  • S1 E7. Episode 7: #Truthordare
  • S1 E8. Episode 8: #Wedding

The best part? You can indulge in all the romantic twists and turns right now on Netflix, as the entire season is available for binge-watching!

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