XO, Kitty arrives on Netflix on Thursday, Could 18, and we’ve excessive hopes that it’ll be a success. It’s a spin-off sequence to the critically acclaimed To All of the Boys movie trilogy, and it follows a teen lady’s journey to search out real love.
XO, Kitty is a teen sequence created by New York Occasions bestselling writer Jenny Han. In the event you didn’t know, the To All of the Boys films are based mostly on Han’s titular trilogy of books. Nevertheless, XO, Kitty isn’t based mostly on a novel. As a substitute, Han wrote the scripts for the present from scratch with no supply materials.
In the event you watched the To All of the Boys films, you’d already be aware of the spin-off’s protagonist, Kitty Music Covey (Anna Cathcart). She was the mastermind behind getting collectively her older sister Lara Jean (Lana Condor), and her sister’s previous crush, Peter (Noah Centineo).
However this time round, Kitty is able to embark on a quest to search out love for herself. The spin-off follows the teenager matchmaker as she strikes midway internationally to shock and reconnect together with her long-distance boyfriend, Dae (Choi Min-young). She decides to switch to the celebrated boarding faculty, KISS, in Seoul, South Korea, the place Dae is a pupil and the place her late mom as soon as attended. However as soon as she arrives on the faculty, issues don’t end up how she thought they might.
Typically in spin-offs, characters from the unique movie/sequence make an look. Does this occur in XO, Kitty? Does Noah Centineo make an look within the teen present? Discover out under.
Is Noah Centineo in XO, Kitty?
Sadly, the charming and candy Peter Kavinsky will not be within the spin-off. Since Peter and Kitty had a friendship within the To All of the Boys films, we might’ve cherished to see Peter attempt to assist Kitty on her love journey. However sadly, we received’t be seeing that occur within the teen sequence. Nicely, no less than not within the first season. If there’s to be a second season, there’s an opportunity that Peter may return.
I hate to be the bearer of dangerous information, however one other character that received’t be within the spin-off is Kitty’s older sister, Lara Jean.
The sequence creator introduced the unhappy information in an interview with Netflix to advertise the present. That is what Jenny Han needed to say about Lana Condor and Noah Centineo’s absence within the spin-off.
“All of us fell so deeply in love with Lara Jean and her story. So it felt like the best present to provide 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 large 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 choose up the mantle and proceed Kitty’s story.”
Though we might’ve cherished to see Lara Jean and Peter within the teen sequence, we’re nonetheless excited to look at Kitty’s love story unfold.
Be sure you take a look at XO, Kitty, touchdown on Netflix on Could 18!