Netflix has the worldwide rights of the German series of Perfume bought. The series is a modern, dark version of the literary classic Das Parfum by Patrick Süskind and in the fall on Netflix expected.
Some of the cast members of the series: Ken scuba diving, Friederike Becht, Wotan Wilke Möhring and August Diehl
The original story from 1985 is about a boy in eighteenth-century France, with a supernatural sense of smell. One day he is assaulted by the delicious smell of a young girl. He tries to feel her body odor to usurp and kill her by accident. The boy decides then perfumer to be, with more murders as a result. The book was in 2006, filmed.
The new series of Perfume inspired by the scent element, but gives a modern twist to the story. A profiler examines a number of brutal murder cases, which lead to a group of boys at a boarding school who experiment with the manipulation of people with fragrance.