American streaming giant Netflix filmed in secret a third Kissing Booth movie, set to roll out in 2021, the third movie to the teen drama series will captivate many a fan out there. This piece of news emerges in the entertainment radar of those following Netflix’s antics as they prepare their final quarter of this Coronavirus-wracked year that meant giant growth for the streaming segment as the bulk of the world’s population was forced into lockdown and went to the screens and internet connections for entertainment and time-crunching.
The third Kissing Booth movie will go by the simple name of “The Kissing Booth 3” and the cast from the previous movies will reprise their roles. During interviews for the release of this year’s second Kissing Booth movie, the actors kept the simultaneous production a tight secret.
The original Kissing Booth movie was released in May 2018. The movie is an adaptation of Beth Reekle’s novel. Adapted and directed by Vince Marcello, the teen flick became the most rewatched movie in Netflix in 2018, implying that it has a following and traction, all in all, dramas are the favorite segment of Netflix’s clientele according to trend analysis and the heavy investment that the streaming company puts in acquiring and producing films and series of this genre, and the trend is worldwide, just look at “Valeria” another coming-of-age millennial drama based on a successful series of published books in Spain.
In The Kissing Booth, the story goes about a teenage girl named Elle, and her romance with a high school senior as the avatars of early adulthood, hormones, and summer love kick in. The sequel, released this year picks up on the love story as the protagonists graduate from High School and move on to the next stage in their lives: College education and the challenges that come with it.
Subjects like long-term and long-distance relationships, interpersonal relations, and coming of age are recurrent topics that frequently see the modern screens of a millennial crowd that loves binge-watching these productions. For Netflix, it’s been a cash-cow, as the company seeks these kinds of stories all across the world.
As for the release date for this third Kissing Booth movie, it’s up to Netflix to announce, they only just recently made the third movie public, so its some time in the next year. 2021 will bring many interesting things to Netflix and The Kissing Booth 3 is one of them.
The Kissing Booth Cast
Joey King —featured on Summer ’03, The Kissing Booth, and The Conjuring—as Elle Evans
Joel Courtney —featured on Super 8, Fuck The Prom, and R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour—as Lee Flynn
Jacob Elordi —featured on Euphoria and The Kissing Booth— as Noah Flynn
Taylor Zakhar Perez —featured on Scandal, Young & Hungry, and Embeds—as Marco Peña
Maisie Richardson-Sellers —featured on DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The Originals, and Of Kings and Prophets—as Chloe Winthrop
Meganne Young —featured on Blood Drive, Eye in the Sky, and Black Sails—as Rachel
Molly Ringwald —featured on The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink, and Riverdale—as Mrs. Flynn