What is Fleabag about and where can you watch it as the show is a major Emmys 2019 winner

Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Fleabag

Fleabag ran for two series (Picture: BBC)

Fan favourite Fleabag won big at the Emmy awards this weekend after scooping not one but three accolades over the course of the ceremony.

The BBC show, which is the brainchild of actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge who writes and stars in the comedy, took home Emmys for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series and Outstanding Comedy Series. Phoebe was also won the award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.

Fleabag is the first British-made show to ever win an Emmy for Best Comedy Series. Despite the shows success however, Phoebe has ruled out making another season of Fleabag – or at least not until the 34-year-old turns 50.

So what is Fleabag about and if you want to watch (or re-watch) the show, how can you watch the series?

What is Fleabag about?

Fleabag, played by Phoebe, is a woman living in London trying to navigate life whilst dealing with the perils of love and the pain of tragedy. The show follows her dysfunctional family relationships and questionable romantic choices, with Fleabag turning to talk to the viewer directly during the episodes, drawing them into her hilarious and chaotic world.



Meet Fleabag. Shes not talking to all of us – shes talking to you. So why dont you pop your top off and come right in? the bio for Fleabag reads on the BBC website.

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Oscar-winning actress Olivia Colman stars alongside Phoebe as selfish and villainous character Godmother, while Sian Clifford has won praise for her performance as Claire, Fleabags neurotic sister.

Arriving with much acclaim in season two was actor Andrew Scott who plays a character simply known as The Priest. He was quickly dubbed Hot Priest by fans of the show thanks to his role in the show.

Phoebe Waller-Bridge and fellow cast and crew members of 'Fleabag' accept the Outstanding Comedy Series award onstage during the 71st Emmy Awards

Phoebe is joined on stage at the Emmys by her fellow cast and crew members of Fleabag. (Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Where can you watch Fleabag?

Good news, Fleabag fans and Fleabag fans-to-be! The BBC show is available to stream in its entirety onlinRead More – Source