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7 Reasons “Emily in Paris” Is Just Wish Fulfilment For You

She sells us the fantasy of the French Girl stereotype — for Americans.

Actor Lily Collins, who plays the titular Emily in Paris, on a pink background with a thought bubble with Eiffel Towers in it
Image created by author in Canva, image of Lily Collins via STEPHANIE BRANCHU/NETFLIX

I scoffed, laughed, and groaned my way through all ten episodes of “Emily in Paris” over a 5 hour period as I flew to Germany. But I can’t deny why I was so enchanted by it — it’s simply that I wish I was Emily.

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Zulie Rane

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