When’s that show you mentioned starting, TMINE? Including Family Business, Trinkets and Ad Vitam

Ad Vitam
Arte's Ad Vitam

Every Friday, TMINE lets you know when the latest TV shows from around the world will air in the UK


Another slow week for acquisitions, with only the redoubtable Walter choosing to buy anything at all, and he’s gone for a couple of French thrillers, both from France Télévisions:

  • Maman a tort (Mother is Wrong) 
  • Noces rouges (Crimson Wedding)

Otherwise, it’s all up to Netflix, as per usual.

Premiere dates

Netflix’s Trinkets

Trinkets (Netflix)

Premiere date: Friday, June 14

Netflix US original based on the YA novel by Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith. It follows a group of girls after they meet each other in Shoplifters Anonymous. At first glance, the three high schoolers are worlds apart, but everything changes once the three meet.

Stars: Brianna Hildebrand, Kiana Madeira and Quintessa Swindell

Ad Vitam
Arte’s Ad Vitam

Ad Vitam (France: Arte; UK: Netflix)

Premiere date: Friday, June 21

In an age of medical technology that allows people to stay young and live forever, a cop and a rebellious 20-something investigate the mass suicide of seven teenagers.

Family Business
Netflix’s Family Business

Family Business (Netflix)

Premiere date: Friday, June 28

Netflix French original focusing on Joseph (Jonathan Cohen), a 35-year-old who dreams of being a seasoned entrepreneur and is full of business ideas. But none of them take off so he stays working for his kosher butcher father (Gerard Darmon).

Then he learns that cannabis is going to be legalised, and decides to transform the family butchery and get his entire family involved.

Also stars: Julia Piaton and Liliane Rovère.