Amazon Prime’s latest collection, “The Summer I Turned Pretty,” is predicated on the best-selling novel trilogy of the same name by Jenny Han. The present follows teenager Isabel “Belly” Conklin as she experiences the highs and lows of adolescence throughout her sixteenth summer season at Cousin’s Beach together with her mother and really shut boy associates.
In each the novel and the collection, the imagery of the sunny, sandy, and picturesque Cousin’s Beach is sufficient to make any individual yearn to relocate to a quaint seashore city for the summer season. While the principle setting of the guide isn’t an actual place, it’s impressed by a couple of notable seashores. Here’s the place “The Summer I Turned Pretty” was filmed.
The on-screen adaptation of Han’s guide was filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, throughout many areas in the state’s Cape Fear space. According to The Kansas City Star, most of the actors in the collection hung out in the world earlier than filming to not solely familiarize themselves with each other, but additionally take in the situation. “We bought used to being in Wilmington, we bought used to being collectively and had been in a position to type this bond that was just like the bond together with your childhood associates and that we would have liked to have for the present,” Lola Tung, who performs Belly in the collection, advised the publication.
Check out some pictures of Cape Fear and Wrightsville Beach in the Wilmington, South Carolina space under.
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While the vast majority of Belly’s story in the season one takes place at Cousins Beach, and, thus, was filmed in Wilmington, Han has massive concepts to develop her world. The Amazon Prime collection has already been renewed for a second season (through Deadline) and it seems that the characters might have a change of surroundings come subsequent season. “All you see is summertime proper now. And I suppose there’s much more highway to hoe. We will get to see (Belly’s) world a bit larger,” Han defined to Today.
Embrace your internal seashore babe and catch “The Summer I Turned Pretty” streaming now on Amazon Prime Video. Watch the trailer under!