Freeform’s CRUEL SUMMER Season 2 With Sadie Stanley Premieres This Summer
Season 2 of Freeform’s breakout hit Cruel Summer is coming this summer. This one takes place in a Pacific Northwest town with Sadie Stanley, Griffin Gluck and Lexi Underwood starring.
Set in an idyllic waterfront town in the Pacific Northwest, the second chapter of Cruel Summer follows the rise and fall of an intense teenage friendship. Approaching the story from three different timelines surrounding Y2K, the season twists and turns as it tracks the early friendship between Megan (Sadie Stanley), Isabella LaRue (Lexi Underwood) and Megan’s best friend Luke., the love triangle that blossomed, and the mystery that would impact all of their lives going forward..
Vancouver filming dates: April 21 2022 – September 08 2022.
New showrunner: Elle Triedman.
New cast: Sadie Stanley, Lexi Underwood, Griffin Gluck, KaDee Strickland, Lisa Yamada, Sean Blakemore.
Paul Adelstein, Nile Bullock, Jenna Lamb and Braeden De La Garza recur.
Sadie Stanley plays Megan Landry, a computer coder and honor student from a blue-collar family. When she meets Isabella (Underwood), she lives in the moment and embraces her true self, but when tragedy strikes, her long-held dreams get dashed, and she becomes increasingly paranoid about who to trust. Isabella, meanwhile, is described as “alluring and enigmatic.” Her parents are foreign diplomats, and she’s spending a year as an exchange student with the Landry family. While she does shake things up in the small town, she can’t use her charm to hide the truth about her past or the real reason she’s living with the Landrys forever.
Lexi Underwood plays enigmatic. exchange student Isabella, who’s staying with the Landrys. Her parents are foreign diplomats, meanwhile, is described as “alluring and enigmatic.” Her parents are foreign diplomats, and she’s spending a year as an exchange student with the Landry family. W
Lisa Yamada and Sadie Stanley in Vancouver.
Paul Adelstein and KaDee Strickland doing press.
Producers: Studio eOne, Iron Ocean Productions’ Jessica Biel and Michelle Purple
Filming in Vancouver:
Cruel Summer filmed in Cloverdale earlier this month with Sadie Stanley, Lexi Underwood, Lisa Yamada, Sean Blakemore on set.
Production took the Clova Theatre back to 1999 with Girl Interrupted on the theatre marquee and Toy Story 2 and Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigalo as the coming attractions.
Season one was the story of a popular teen abducted by the vice-principal and the awkward teen who seemingly took her place as Queen Bee. Told from their perspectives, it took place over three summers — 1993-95 — in a small Texas town with Olivia Holt as popular, perfect Kate Wallis and Chiara Aurelia as nerdy, awkward Jeanette Turner turned Queen Bee..