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Firefly Lane is rapidly turning into considered one of our most anticipated collection coming to Netflix in 2020. Right here’s a breakdown of every part we all know to date about season 1 of Firefly Lane together with the newest updates which we’ll be updating proper up till season 1 lands on Netflix. 

The collection was first introduced in February 2019 when it was introduced Netflix could be ordering 10 episodes.

What’s the collection about and what’s it primarily based on?

Firefly Lane is an adaptation of the novel from the prolific writer Kristin Hannah who can also be behind Winter Backyard, The Nightingale and The Nice Alone.

The e book itself was first launched in 2013 however has since been rereleased accompanying a Netflix brand. Though studying the e book isn’t needed earlier than diving into the collection, it’s effectively advisable given it’s a New York Occasions Finest Vendor and winner of numerous awards. It’s price noting that the e book is the primary of two books with Fly Away being e book quantity 2 and may very well be coated in one other collection.

The collection itself is ready within the mid-1970s and follows the approaching of age story that spans three many years. It primarily focuses on Kate Mularkey and Tully Hart and their relationship from inception to in the present day.

Right here’s how Netflix describes the venture:

Based mostly on the New York Occasions Bestselling e book, Firefly Lane is the sweeping story of two inseparable finest associates and their enduring, sophisticated bond, spanning 4 tumultuous many years.

Who’s behind Firefly Lane?

The manufacturing studio behind the present is Brightlight Footage who’re well-known for his or her numerous variations whether or not that be within the type of TV or motion pictures.

Initiatives from Vibrant Mild Footage

Their greatest titles below their belt embody The Good Physician which airs on ABC, Descendants for Disney Channel and a few Netflix initiatives together with the Stephen King adaptation of 1922 and Haters Again Off!.

Among the many expertise behind the digital camera contains Maggie Friedman who serves because the showrunner for the collection. Maggie’s earlier initiatives embody Eastwick for ABC, Witches of East Finish for Lifetime and most not too long ago, No Tomorrow for The CW.

The place is Firefly Lane in manufacturing?

As of October 2019, the collection continues to be being filmed with filming having began on September 29th.

In September 2019, Katherine Heigl took to Instagram to share some behind the scenes the place she was in make-up sporting a change of hair colour.

Who’s starring in Firefly Lane season 1?

The forged record has been steadily constructing all through 2019 with some implausible casting additions.

One of many first castings was for one of many fundamental characters of Tully Hart. Katherine Heigl is generally recognized for her stint on Fits. The information got here from Netflix’s See What’s Subsequent account.

It’s necessary to notice that for the principle characters, three forged members have been forged to signify the three many years.

For Tully, London Robertson will play Tully within the 1970s, Ali Skovbye within the 1980s and naturally, Katherine Heigl because the eldest.

Three generations of Tully in Firefly Lane

For Kate Mularkey, Sarah Chalke (Scrubs) was forged because the eldest model with Roan Curtis (The Magicians) because the youthful model.

In August, extra forged additions had been introduced together with Beau Garret and Sarah Chalke.

Quite a few forged bulletins got here in September 2019 with Ali Skovbye, Roan Curtis, Yael Yurman, Jon Ecker & Brandon Jay becoming a member of the forged.

In late October 2019, As soon as Upon A Time star Quinn Lord was introduced be starring within the collection enjoying the position of Younger Sean. “Older” Sean can be performed by Jason McKinnon.

In November 2019, it was introduced that Chelah Horsdal could be becoming a member of the forged. Her credit embody The Man within the Excessive Fort on Amazon, AMC’s Hell on Wheels, You Me Her and When Calls the Coronary heart.

The place is Firefly Lane being filmed?

Due to a few eagle eyes on Twitter who hold updated with filming areas, we all know that the within segments are being filmed in Vancouver, Canada at The Ironworks studio.

Some exterior segments have been noticed filming at Nelson and Homer which can also be in Vancouver.

Filming continued into November with extra filming happening on 700 Hamilton Road on November 12th.

When will Firefly Lane be on Netflix?

The discharge date for Firefly Lane has but to be confirmed apart from that Netflix has given a broad 2020 launch date.

Within the meantime, for those who’re searching for one other upcoming Netflix novel adaptation, Netflix can also be adapting Hillbilly Elegy which can launch in an identical timeframe to Firefly Lane.

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