From Scratch | Netflix

Inspired by the memoir, From Scratch is a cross-cultural love story that follows Amahle "Amy" Wheeler (Zoe Saldaña) an American student studying abroad in Italy, as she meets and falls in love with Lino, a Sicilian chef.

From Scratch | Netflix
From Scratch | Netflix
From Scratch | Official Trailer | Netflix

Inspired by the memoir, From Scratch is a cross-cultural love story that follows Amahle "Amy" Wheeler (Zoe Saldaña) an American student studying abroad in Italy, as she meets and falls in love with Lino, a Sicilian chef. Their whirlwind romance faces many unforeseen challenges, including their very different cultural backgrounds; true to real life, it is also infused with lightheartedness and moments of humor that exist alongside the more serious ones. But when Lino is faced with unimaginable health challenges and the couple’s future is threatened, the two families come together to create an extended family unlike any they could have imagined, proving that love crosses all borders.

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Release date

October 21, 2022

Studio

3 Arts Entertainment, Hello Sunshine, Netflix

Cast

Zoe Saldana, Eugenio Mastrandrea, Roberta Rigano, Ruby Kammer, Saad Siddiqui, Jonathan Dylan King, Paride Benassai, Carlos Arellano, Lorenzo Pozzan, Rodney Gardiner, Medalion Rahimi, Melanie Minichino, Elizabeth Anweis, Tommy Kijas, Joseph Vassallo, Doug Locke, Alessandro Lui, Justin Cone

Directors

Dennie Gordon, Nzingha Stewart

Writers

Attica Locke, Tembi Locke

Producers

Richard Abate, Jermaine Johnson, Bryan J. Raber, Judd Rea, Will Rowbotham, Guy J. Louthan, Lauren Levy Neustadter, Zoe Saldana, Reese Witherspoon

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