Ivy + Bean
Netflix’s Ivy + Bean are live-action one-hour movie adaptions of the bestselling books by Annie Barrows: about a girl and boy who never expected to become friends.
Ivy is quiet, thoughtful and observant. Bean is loud, exuberant and fearless. But a shared adventure makes these opposites the best of friends.
Filming dates: June 21st to October 5th 2021.
When 7 year old Ivy moves into the neighborhood, 7 year old Bean at first thinks that they will never be friends. But oh boy was she wrong! Ivy turns out to be the best friend that anyone could ever have. They are united in having wildly over-active imaginations and a dual chemistry. When Bean learns that Ivy is a witch-in-training, they team up to cast a spell on Bean’s mean older sister, Nancy, that will make Nancy dance forever.
Cast: Keslee Blalock as Ivy; Madison Skye Validum as Bean; and Lidya Jewett as Nancy.
Director: Elissa Down
Writer: Kathy Waugh
Producer: Anne Brogan, Melanie Stokes.