The Summer I Turned Pretty: Release date, cast, synopsis, teaser & more

The Summer I Turned Pretty is a coming-of-age movie that celebrates love, friendship, and heartbreak. It follows the story of Belle, a 16-year-old girl who finds herself in a love triangle between two brothers. 

Release date

The Summer I Turned Pretty will release on Prime Video on June 17, 2022. The series has a total of 8 episodes. 

Cast and creators

  • Christopher Briney
  • Gavin Casalegno
  • Lola Tung
  • Jackie Chung
  • Rachel Blanchard 
  • Sean Kaufman
  • Alfredo Narciso 
  • Minnie Mills 
  • Colin Ferguson 
  • Tom Everett Scott

Showrunner: Jenny Han and Gabrielle Stanton 


“The Summer I Turned Pretty is a multigenerational drama that hinges on a love triangle between one girl and two brothers, the ever-evolving relationship between mothers and their children, and the enduring power of strong female friendship. It is a coming-of-age story about first love, first heartbreak, and the magic of that one perfect summer.”

Other details

The Summer I Turned Pretty is based on a YA novel by the same name written by Jenny Han. Talking to Deadline, Han shared: “The Summer I Turned Pretty is many years in the making, and I’m so excited to tell Belly’s story. For the longtime book fans, I think it will have been worth the wait. For those newly discovering the Summer series, I hope you fall in love with these characters and this place that is so dear to my heart.” 


Belle and her family are travelling to a beach house for the summer, and sparks start flying when she meets with her childhood best friends. With romance budding between the three, the series promises a pleasant and enjoyable time.

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