Most weddings are noisy and panic-strewn. But this dire Netflix show has found somebody to make them even worse I don’t think anyone’s sane any more. That is the reluctant, and more than slightly discomfiting, conclusion to which I was driven by The Wedding Coach. Possibly on a more optimistic day in a more optimistic time, I would have limited myself, comforted myself, by reckoning it to be merely non-Americans who are still burdened by sanity. But I have met too many British brides, seen too many other programmes about weddings elsewhere, to fool myself for long. No, we must face facts. Nobody is sane any more. The eponymous coach is Jamie Lee. She is a comedian, actor and writer. One of her books was about her experiences planning her own wedding. This is enough, in an insane world, to qualify her for the role of coach, and to form the basis of an entire Netflix series.
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