Dash & Lily’s E book of Dares is getting the TV therapy. The young-adult novels, written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan, will function the inspiration for Netflix’s holiday-themed sequence Dash & Lily, TVLine has discovered. Manufacturing on the primary season, which can characteristic eight 30-minute episodes, has already begun in New York Metropolis.
Per the sequence’ official description, “a whirlwind vacation romance builds as cynical Dash and optimistic Lily commerce dares, desires, and wishes within the pocket book they go forwards and backwards at places all throughout New York Metropolis, discovering they’ve extra in widespread with one another than they’d have anticipated.”
Austin Abrams (Euphoria) stars as Dash, “an solely youngster born and raised in New York Metropolis. He is a great and cynical teenager whose maturity, knowledge and class are superior for his age. Barely tolerating the compelled merriment of the vacations, he’d choose to be alone watching miserable international movies. Dash could be fairly charming, regardless of his bitter emotions on the vacation season.”
Midori Francis (The Birch) additionally stars as Lily, a “good and hopeful New York Metropolis teen with a cussed optimism and youthful vitality. Regardless of her bubbly and passionate demeanor, she possesses a uncooked and sincere vulnerability. The vacations are her favourite time of yr, and this vacation season, Lily is in search of love.”
Extra sequence regulars embrace Dante Brown (Deadly Weapon) as Dash’s adventurous greatest good friend Boomer, and Troy Iwata (New Amsterdam) as Lily’s “romantic, impulsive” older brother Langston. They’re joined by a slate of recurring solid members, together with Keana Marie (Enormous in France) as Dash’s ex-girlfriend Sofia, James Saito (Altered Carbon) as Lily’s overprotective grandfather Arthur, and Jodi Lengthy (Sullivan & Son) as Lily’s “eccentric, theatrical” nice aunt Mrs. Basil E.
Joe Tracz (A Series of Unlucky Occasions) will function author and showrunner, executive-producing alongside Shawn Levy and Josh Barry (for 21 Laps), Nick Jonas (for Picture 32) and Brad Silberling, who will direct the primary two episodes. Extra administrators embrace Fred Savage (Trendy Household) and Pamela Romanowsky (Riverdale). E book authors Cohn and Levithan are co-executive producers.
Dash & Lily will premiere someday in 2020. Will you be binging? Drop a remark along with your ideas on the brand new sequence under.