Freeform has announced that production has begun on their upcoming series Famous in Love. Based on the novel by Rebecca Serle, the series will be “a one-hour soapy drama” that puts “the spotlight on the dark side of fame.”
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FREEFORM BEGINS PRODUCTION ON NEW ORIGINAL SERIES ‘FAMOUS IN LOVE’ FROM WARNER HORIZON TELEVISION
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Production has begun in Los Angeles on Freeform’s highly anticipated new original series “Famous in Love,” a one-hour soapy drama putting the spotlight on the dark side of fame, from I. Marlene King (“Pretty Little Liars”) and Warner Horizon Television.
Based on the novel by Rebecca Serle published by Little, Brown and Company, “Famous in Love” follows ordinary college student Paige as she gets her big break after auditioning for the starring role in a Hollywood blockbuster. She must now navigate her new star-studded life and undeniable chemistry with her two co-leads, while discovering the highs and lows that come with being the new It Girl in town.
“Famous in Love” stars Bella Thorne (“The DUFF”), Carter Jenkins (“The Following”), Charlie Depew (“The Amazing Spiderman”), Georgie Flores (“CSI”), Niki Koss (“My Stepdaughter”), Pepi Sonuga (“The Fosters”), Keith Powers (“Straight Outta Compton”) and Perrey Reeves (“Entourage”). I. Marlene King (“Pretty Little Liars”), Christopher Fife (“Revenge”), Miguel Arteta (“Getting On”) and Dan Farah (“Ready Player One”) are executive producers, and Rebecca Serle is co-executive producer. The series is produced by Long Lake Media, Farah Films and Carmina Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Horizon Television.
About Freeform (the new name for ABC Family)
Part of the Disney|ABC Television Group, Freeform is distributed in 94 million homes. The network connects to audiences and goes beyond entertainment with bold original programming and immersive social engagement. The network delivers a unique mix of quality original and acquired series, plus fan favorite movies and the holiday events “13 Nights of Halloween” and “25 Days of Christmas.” The Freeform app is a service that allows viewers with participating TV subscription services access to 24/7 live viewing of the network, as well as continued on-demand access via a wide array of devices.
What do you think? Do you like the sound of this new Freeform series? Do you plan to check it out?