“Set It Up,” a Netflix original from 2018, proved that the rom-com isn’t dead.
Glen Powell and Zoey Deutch, who played assistants Charlie and Harper, respectively, have only become more famous since this charming little rom-com was released in 2018.
Charlie and Harper, both overworked assistants for high-powered professionals Rick (Taye Diggs) and Kirsten (Lucy Liu), conspire to make their bosses fall in love, so they’ll have more time off for their own personal lives. In the process, of course, Charlie and Harper grow close and eventually fall in love.
Kirsten and Harper end the movie on good terms, with Kirsten mentoring Harper in her career, while Charlie quits. What’s his next move? Will Harper and Charlie be able to juggle their busy careers and dating? Will Kirsten find true love, finally? Director Claire Scanlon said she already has ideas for a sequel;
, call her please.
But, to be honest, we really just want to see Powell and Deutch on screen again. Their chemistry (and off-screen friendship) is delightful.