Per Deadline, the show was released on Friday (January 8) and initially entered the U.S. list at No. 6 on Saturday (January 9), jumping to the No. 3 position on Sunday (January 10). Lupin stars Omar Sy as Assane Diop, who models his career after the world famous gentleman thief and master of disguise, Arsène Lupin.
Assane‘s life is changed when he watches father tragically dies after being accused of a crime he didn’t commit as a teenager. He vows avenge his father and exact revenge on the family who led to his death. The series is a is a contemporary adaptation of the novels by Maurice LeBlanc, who created the character in 1905, and is created by Killing Eve‘s George Kay in collaboration with François Uzan.
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