Netflix have announced their first Arabic Netflix Original from the Middle East called “Jinn”. Due in 2019, the 6-episode series is a supernatural/fantasy thriller aimed at young adults which will be filmed in Jordan later this year.
Jinn will be a contemporary supernatural teenage drama focused on young Arab characters. A group of teenagers’ lives are disrupted when a Jinn in the form of a teenage boy appears to them in the ancient city of Petra. Their friendships and young romances are tested when they set out to stop an even greater darkness that is threatening to destroy the world. Can they come together in time, and find the answers needed, in order to save everything?