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Geek Girl: Release Date, Plot, Cast And More

Netflix has an incredible line-up for 2024 with plenty of K-drams, serial killer documentaries, and much more. This mix also has a dream series for any young adult, aka Geek Girl. Based on a book by Holly Smale, Geek Girl tells the story of a young girl whose life changes overnight, and in the most unique manner possible. There’s plenty to look forward to when it comes to Geek Girl, and we’re here to tell you all about it.

Geek Girl has been directed by Declan O’Dwyer who is best known for his work, Miss Scarlet and the Duke. This upcoming Netflix series has a grand cast and a grander premise, so make sure you stick around until the very end to learn everything you need to know about Geek Girl from the plot to the cast and much more.

What is the Plot of Geek Girl?

The premise of this series follows the protagonist Harriet Manners who has been classified as a geek not only by those around her but also by herself. While Harriet lives a difficult life in school, without the popularity and other things, what she doesn’t know is that her life is about to change.

One day, Harriet is presented with an opportunity to become a model, something she should have never imagined, and one “yes” changes the entire course of her life. You can catch a glimpse of the plot in the official trailer of Geek Girl!

The Cast of Geek Girl

There are several familiar, and some new faces in Netflix’s upcoming series. Emily Carey will play the lead role of Harriet Manners in Geek Girl. Carey is best known for her roles in House of the Dragon, Where Is Anne Frank, The Lost Girls, Tomb Raider, and The Canterville Ghost.

The Cast of Geek Girl
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Carey will be joined by Sarah Parish (Stay Close, Cutting It), Emmanuel Imani (Riches, One Shot), Liam Woodrum (213 Bones), Zac Looker (A Kind of Spark), Tim Downie (Haunting of the Queen Mary, Toast of London), Jemima Rooper (Flowers in the Attic: The Origin, Matriarch) and Sandra Yi Sencindiver (Kommissar Backstrom, The Shooter) amongst several others.

When and Where Can You Watch Geek Girl?

The release date of the series is just around the corner as the upcoming young adult series will be released on May 30, 2024. Geek Girl will exclusively be available to stream on Netflix, so make sure your subscript for the streaming platform is up to date because you wouldn’t want to miss out on this!


The Netflix series appears to be the ultimate teenage movie and something every young girl dreams of, and now this series will be able to stream on your screen. Do let us know in the comments if you’re looking forward to watching Geek Girl this summer!