Thursday, August 3, 2023

Amazon Renews 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' for Season 3

Amazon has today renewed its original drama series The Summer I Turned Pretty for a third season. The renewal comes ahead of the drama's second season finale on Friday, August 18. The third season will produce 10 episodes.

Production on the third season will commence once the AMPTP makes new contracts with the WGA and SAG-AFTRA.

The drama stars Lola Tung, Jackie Chung, Rachel Blanchard, Christopher Briney, Gavin Casalegno, Sean Kaufman, Colin Ferguson, Tom Everett Scott, Rain Spencer, Elsie Fisher and Kyra Sedgwick.

Jenny Han and Sarah Kucserka will return as showrunners for the third season. They executive produce with Hope Hartman, Mads Hansen and Paul Lee. Amazon Studios and wiip produce.

"We've been delighted to see the passion with which fans have embraced The Summer I Turned Pretty, making Summer Fridays an entertainment phenomenon," said Vernon Sanders, Head of Television, Amazon and MGM Studios. "This charming, deeply heartfelt series has shown the breadth of our customer base, appealing to a young, diverse set of viewers. Jenny Han is a gifted storyteller, whose fans have been clamoring for the third chapter of this story. We're excited today to share the news that they have a lot more Summer to look forward to. Thank you to Jenny, Sarah Kucserka, and Karen Rosenfelt and our friends at wiip for their remarkable work and partnership."