It’s finally happening! It has been recently announced that best selling book ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ will have a film adaptation, according to Variety.com.
As confirmed by an official statement of author Jenny Han, the post is a photo of her letter addressed to the fans of the trilogy. (Han visited Manila last 2014 for a book signing event.)
It has also been reported that production already started in Vancouver. The same article mentioned that Vietnamese-American actress Lana Condor (X-Men: Apocalypse) snagged the lead role, where she’ll be playing high school junior Lara Jean Covey. Noah Centineo (The Fosters) will be playing one of the boys “Lara loved”, Peter Kavinsky.
ICYMI– my book To All the Boys I've Loved Before is gonna be a movie! https://t.co/KMm8vQSkwg
— Jenny Han (@jennyhan) July 22, 2017
‘To All The Boys I Loved Before’ is the first book of a trilogy written by American author Jenny Han. The plot is about a romantic buff slash high school junior Lara Jean who writes love letters addressed to her crushes, which accidentally gets delivered to their respective homes. The book is a coming of age story of a sixteen-year-old that discovers more about her family, friends, dating, school but most importantly herself.
Directed by Susan Johnson, also joining the cast is John Corbett (who will play Lara Jean’s single dad), Janel Parrish, Israel Broussard, Anna Cathcart and social media star Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor.
As of posting, no date has been released about the movie’s premiere.
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