Within the 12 months 2021, it’s information to nobody that celebrities do horrible issues and that ordinary individuals do even worse issues to develop into celebrities. However most individuals don’t sometimes see the professionals who clear up the mess, the crisis-managing publicists who choose the somber fonts for apology posts, manipulate the media narrative, and within the case of “Flack,” even faux intercourse tapes.
“Flack” premiered on British TV station W in 2019, then hopped the pond to the Pop community and eventually landed on a service regular individuals can watch in late January (Amazon Prime). Performed by Anna Paquin, the principle character Robyn is a U.S. ex-pat working in London as a morally bankrupt public relations agent. The six-episode darkish “dramedy” exhibits PR brokers as all-powerful spin-masters, prepared to go to any lengths to restore their purchasers’ photographs or distract from controversies.