All the Details on Peacock’s Everything I Know About Love


You will be falling head over heels. Everything I Know about Love

Don’t get it twisted, though—the upcoming Peacock series, a semi-fictionalized version of Dolly AldertonThe memoir by the same name of’s mother, is not a rom-com. Instead, the central love story is actually the FreundschaftMaggie is a 20-something woman.Emma AppletonBirdy (Bel Powley).

They live in London with two university friends. Their childhood besties are enjoying young adulthood, and all its twists and turns. Although the premise may sound familiar, what makes this series stand out from its predecessors? Powley said it. Cosmopolitan UKIn June, that it’s grounded in reality but ultimately really “joyful.” 

“They’re having the best time,”She continued. “I think that’s where there will be a stark difference with our show, unlike other shows that have been about women.”

And while Everything I Know about Love is indeed a deeper look into the power of friendships rather than relationships, the latter still plays an important role. Peacock stated this in a press release. “The series is an unflinching deep dive into bad dates, heartaches and humiliations and begs the question: can platonic love survive romantic love as we grow up?”