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.
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.”
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.