Thursday, April 28, 2022

Amazon Sets Premiere Date for New Drama 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' Starring Lola Tung

Amazon has today announced the premiere date for its upcoming original drama series The Summer I Turned Pretty based on the novel by Jenny Han.

All 8 episodes of the first season will be available on Friday, June 17.

The multigenerational drama 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 drama stars Lola Tung, Jackie Chung, Rachel Blanchard, Christopher Briney, Gavin Casalegno, Sean Kaufman, Alfredo Narciso, Minnie Mills, Colin Ferguson and Tom Everett Scott.

Han developed the drama and serves as co-showrunner with Gabrielle Stanton. They executive produce with Karen Rosenfelt, Hope Hartman, Mads Hansen and Nne Ebong. Amazon Studios and wiip produce.