Netflix Greenlights The Kissing Booth 3 for 2021 Release

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Netflix Greenlights The Kissing Booth 3 for 2021 Release

Netflix greenlights The Kissing Booth 3 for 2021 release

A few days after the second film’s debut on the streaming service, Netflix has announced that the Joey King-led romantic comedy franchise The Kissing Booth will return for a third installment in 2021. The announcement, featuring King and her co-stars, can be viewed below!

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In a live YouTube event on Sunday, the cast shared that they actually secret completed filming on the third installment prior to the global pandemic, having shot “two and three at the exact same time,” according to Joel Courtney, and King calling it tricky as there would be days in which they’d be filming scenes from both films.

Based on the author Beth Reekles’ novel of the same name, the sequel continues to follow Elle, who is now a high school senior. With college decisions looming, Elle juggles a long-distance relationship with her dreamy boyfriend Noah, college applications with her best friend Lee, and a new friendship with a handsome classmate that could change everything.

Pick up a copy of the book here!

The Kissing Booth 2 stars Golden Globe nominee Joey King (The Act), Jacob Elordi (Euphoria), Joel Courtney (Super 8), Maisie Richardson-Sellers (DC’s Legends of Tomorrow), Molly Ringwald (The Breakfast Club, Riverdale), and Taylor Perez.

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The film is again directed and produced by Vince Marcello, who co-wrote the script with Jay Arnold. It is produced by Ed Glauser, Andrew Cole-Bulgin, and Michele Weisler.

The Kissing Booth premiered globally on Netflix and was a major hit for the streaming service, becoming their most rewatched movie of 2018, with Netflix reporting that one in three viewers of the film rewatched it.