Review: The Summer I Turned Pretty – Amazon Original – June 17

June 16, 2022 By

Amazon was kind enough to send us a look at their new series by Jenny Han, The Summer I Turned Pretty.

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 stars Lola Tung (“Belly”), Jackie Chung (“Laurel”), Rachel Blanchard (“Susannah”), Christopher Briney (“Conrad”), Gavin Casalegno (“Jeremiah”), Sean Kaufman (“Steven”), Alfredo Narciso (“Cleveland”), Minnie Mills (“Shayla”) with Colin Ferguson (“John Conklin”), and Tom Everett Scott (“Adam Fisher”).

The Prime Video series is led by showrunners Jenny Han, who also wrote the pilot, and Gabrielle Stanton. Han, Stanton, and Karen Rosenfelt serve as Executive Producers along with Hope Hartman, Mads Hansen and Nne Ebong for wiip. The series is a co-production of Amazon Studios and wiip.