Is Lara Jean (Lana Condor) in XO, Kitty?

The To All The Boys movie collection was an enormous success for Netflix, and now the spin-off tv collection, XO, Kitty, is about to land on the streamer on Could 18. Whereas the To All The Boys motion pictures focus on Lara Jean (Lana Condor) and her love life, XO, Kitty follows Lara Jean’s younger matchmaking sister, Kitty (Anna Cathcart), and her journey to seek out real love.

When you recall from To All of the Boys: At all times and Eternally, Kitty falls in love and begins a long-distance relationship with a teen boy named Dae, whom she met whereas on trip in Korea along with her household. XO, Kitty takes place 4 years later, and Kitty and Dae are seemingly nonetheless going robust as a pair regardless that they haven’t seen one another in particular person since their first assembly.

Fed up with all the space and desirous to know extra about her late mom, Kitty transfers to a boarding faculty in South Korea known as KISS, the Korean Worldwide College of Seoul. Kitty’s mom attended KISS when she was her age, and Kitty believes she’ll study extra about her mom’s life by attending the identical faculty. However this isn’t the one purpose Kitty needs to go to KISS. Her boyfriend Dae is a scholar on the faculty, and he or she needs to be reunited with him. However as soon as she arrives on the faculty, she shortly realizes that relationships are rather more sophisticated than she thought.

So does Kitty have her older sister, Lara Jean, to assist her out when navigating her first actual relationship? In different phrases, does Lana Condor reprise her function as Lara Jean from the To All The Boys motion pictures in XO, Kitty? Discover out proper beneath.

Is Lana Condor in XO, Kitty?

Sadly, Lana Condor doesn’t return in her function as Lara Jean Track Covey within the spin-off collection. The truth is, Noah Centineo, who performs Lara Jean’s boyfriend, Peter, within the motion pictures isn’t within the teen collection both. Sequence creator Jenny Han confirmed this unhappy information in an interview with Netflix.

Right here’s what Jenny Han needed to say about Lana Condor and Noah Centineo not being in XO, Kitty:

“All of us fell so deeply in love with Lara Jean and her story. So it felt like the best reward to offer to Kitty was to let her as a personality form of set off on her personal two ft and never put her within the shadow of both of her sisters. And Lana and Noah are each off and doing huge issues. The entire To All of the Boys household couldn’t be extra happy with them and excited for all of the issues that come subsequent. We’re all excited to see Anna [Cathcart] actually decide up the mantle and proceed Kitty’s story.”

Though Condor doesn’t bodily seem within the spin-off, possibly her character will talk with Kitty by way of the cellphone by calling her or texting her. I imply, Kitty is midway the world over in South Korea. I’m certain Lara Jean will need to investigate cross-check her little sister once in a while.

XO, Kitty lands on Netflix on Could 18.