Diamonds is a 2023 American crime thriller television series created by Matthew Federman and Ross Fineman for Netflix. The series stars Jennifer Connelly as Alice Hughes, a brilliant diamond appraiser who is drawn into a dangerous world of international crime when she is tasked with verifying the authenticity of a priceless diamond.
The series was released on Netflix on April 20, 2023, to positive reviews from critics who praised Connelly's performance, as well as the writing and directing.
Alice Hughes (Jennifer Connelly) is a brilliant diamond appraiser who is called in to verify the authenticity of a priceless diamond. The diamond is owned by a Russian oligarch, and it is rumored to be cursed. Alice soon finds herself caught up in a dangerous world of international crime, as she tries to uncover the truth about the diamond.
- Jennifer Connelly as Alice Hughes
Paul Bettany as Max
- Elizabeth Debicki as Elena
- Ed Harris as Richard
- David Strathairn as Malcom
Diamonds received positive reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the series has a 92% approval rating based on 100 reviews, with an average rating of 7.5/10. The website's critical consensus reads, "Diamonds is a stylish and suspenseful thriller that is anchored by Jennifer Connelly's tour-de-force performance." On Metacritic, the series has a weighted average score of 75 out of 100, based on 30 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
Diamonds was released on Netflix on April 20, 2023. It was not released in theaters.
The series has been renewed for a second season.