Curious facts about the new Netflix series, "Sex Education"

"Sex Education" aims to put an end to all the taboos on intimate topics for adolescents and thus open a dialogue and access to information.
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"Sex Education" is a British drama comedy web series, created by Laurie Nunn that premiered internationally through the Netflix platform on January 11, 2019. The series stars the actress "The X Files ", Gillian Anderson , Asa Butterfield , Emma Mackey, Ncuti Gatwa and Kedar Williams Stirling.

The series follows Otis Milburn , who has a mother therapist , so he always has an answer as far as sex is concerned. So her rebellious friend Maeve proposes to open a sex therapy clinic at school.

The series of British origin has a great cast that you've probably seen in other popular productions, Gillian Anderson in "The X Files" since the 90's, or more recently in "The Fall", also Netflix . While we saw Asa Butterfield in the sad and moved "The Boy In The Striped Pajamas".

This series is fresh, fun , dramatic and very uninhibited , because it deals with certain problems that occur among teenagers and for which they are sometimes embarrassed to ask their parents or teachers. So it is an excellent series for both parents and young people, they will be entertained and also learn a little.

If you want to know more about the series and its production , then we share some curious facts about its performance and the cast .

1. The Boy with the Striped Pajamas.

The Boy with the Striped Pajamas.

Crédito: Huffington Post.

Asa Butterfield, who plays Otis, the main character, was the protagonist of "The Boy With The Striped Pajamas" as Bruno.

2. Inspiration.


Crédito: Elle.

The creators of the series were inspired by a program called "The Joy of Sex", where teenagers talked with therapists about their intimate affairs.

3. British educational system.

British educational system.

Crédito: Premiere.

The series was harshly criticized for not showing really how the British educational system is, because since the series is originally from the United Kingdom, it actually shows many features of American schools.

4. Influence of the 80's.

Influence of the 80's.

Crédito: Vidmid.

Laurie Nunn, the creator of the series, declared that the teenage films of the 80's like "Pretty in Pink" and "The Club of the 5" were very important for her, so they played an elementary role for the creation of her series , because it has many features of these movies.