Freeform’s soapy drama – about a girl who suddenly finds herself famous after auditioning for a Hollywood blockbuster – has begun production.
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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.
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