Huge in France

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Huge in France
Created by
Written by
Directed byAndrew Mogel
Jarrad Paul
ComposerJeff Cardoni
Original languagesEnglish, French
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Executive producers
  • Andrew Mogel
  • Jarrad Paul
  • Gad Elmaleh
  • Anna Dokoza
  • Sascha Rothchild
  • Rachel Shukert
  • John Blickstead
  • Trey Kollmer
  • Hal Olofsson
  • Arlyn Richardson
Camera setupSingle-camera
Running time28-34 minutes
Original release
ReleaseApril 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)

Huge in France is an American comedy series on Netflix starring Gad Elmaleh as a French comedian who has moved to Los Angeles in an effort to be closer to his son.[1][2]

The show premiered on April 12, 2019.


Gad Elmaleh, or simply Gad, is a very popular comedian in France who has decided to move to Los Angeles to become closer to his estranged son, Luke. Luke is aspiring to become a model while his mother Vivian is an author and life coach. Vivian's boyfriend is Jason Alan Ross, a retired actor who is mentoring Luke on modeling.

Gad along with his assistant, Brian, devise various plans to disrupt the relationship between Jason and his old family.

Cast and characters[edit]

Main cast[edit]


  • Austin Fryberger as Zene
  • Keana Marie as James
  • Brittany Ross as Heather
  • André Tardieu as Adrian
  • Chris D’Elia as himself
  • Jerry Seinfeld as himself


No. in
TitleOriginal air date
11"Episode Un"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
22"Episode Deux"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
33"Episode Trois"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
44"Episode Quatre"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
55"Episode Cinq"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
66"Episode Six"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
77"Episode Sept"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)
88"Episode Huit"April 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)


  1. ^ Gilbert, Sophie (2019-04-12). "'Huge in France' Delivers an Unconvincing Dissection of Fame". The Atlantic. Retrieved 2019-04-20.
  2. ^ Petski, Denise (2017-11-10). "France's Gad Elmaleh To Co-Create & Star In New Series, Stand-Up Special For Netflix". Deadline. Retrieved 2019-04-20.

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