'Pretty Smart': Release date, spoilers and all about new series on Netflix
Prodigy and aspiring novelist Chelsea decides to move in with her boisterous sister, and her seemingly weirdly wired roommates. Did she make a mistake?
If you're looking for some laughs after a tiring day, something we all need a bit more of these days, look no further! This fall, Netflix serves up a hearty dose of laughs and smiles with the new original comedy series, 'Pretty Smart'. The series comes from the writers of 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' and 'How I Met Your Mother'.
Having said that, the series is focused on actress Emily Osment. Although she might be known for playing happy-go-lucky characters like Lilly in 'Hannah Montana' and Gabi in 'Young & Hungry', she’s taking a high-brow turn as the intellectual and aspiring novelist Chelsea, who moves in with her super chill, easygoing sister, Claire, and her three seemingly eccentric roommates.
'Pretty Smart' is scheduled to drop on October 8, 2021, at 12:01 am PT/3:01 am ET, on Netflix.
Where to watch?
The series will be available to stream on Netflix.
The official synopsis reads: " After getting unexpectedly dumped by her boyfriend, Chelsea (Emily Osment), a high-brow, Harvard-educated intellectual and aspiring novelist, is forced to move in with her bubbly, carefree, not-so-intellectual West Coast sister, Claire (Olivia Macklin), and her three lovably eccentric, not-so-intellectual roommates: Grant (Gregg Sulkin), a distractingly handsome personal trainer, Solana (Cinthya Carmon), a former lawyer turned healer, and Jayden (Michael Hsu Rosen), a social media influencer.
But Chelsea’s tough, sometimes judgemental exterior starts to soften as she gets to know her new friends, and they begin to form an unlikely found family.”
Emily Osment as Chelsea
Emily Jordan Osment was born in Los Angeles and is the younger sister of 'The Sixth Sense' star, Haley Joel Osment. She is popularly known for her role as the hyperactive Lilly Truscott on the hit Disney Channel show 'Hannah Montana', alongside co-stars Miley Cyrus and Mitchell Musso.
Gregg Sulkin as Grant
Gregg Sulkin is an actor and producer from London, England. He most recently starred as Chase Stein in the Marvel series, 'Marvel's Runaways'. He has also won a Teen Choice Award, and been nominated for a People's Choice Award.
Michael Hsu Rosen as Jayden
Rosen is an American actor, dancer, and singer. He made his Broadway debut as Chino in the 2009 revival of 'West Side Story', when he was just 17! In 2019, Rosen starred in 'Lavender', a short LGBT romantic drama film, which won the Here Media Award for Best Queer Short Film. In 2020, he starred in Episode 4 of Hulu's horror anthology series, 'Monsterland'.
Cinthya Carmona as Solana
Cinthya Carmona is an American actress. She is most noted for her roles in 'The Tax Collector' (2020), as Sophie Cardona in the hit Netflix series 'Greenhouse Academy' (2017), and as Brandie in the Hulu original series 'East Los High' (2013). Carmona has also starred in many hit films such as 'Badge of Honor' and 'Skin in the Game'.
The rest of the cast includes Olivia Macklin as Claire, Kevin Miles as Dave, Robert Belushi as Johnson, Santana Dempsey as Nabila, David Gridley as Topher, Kyle Jones as Aaron, Imani Love as Tiffany, and Alexandra Scott as Jane.
The creators of the series are Jack Dolgen and Doug Mand, with Kourtney Kang and Pamela Fryman assisting the duo as executive producers.
With the above-mentioned actors starring in the series, we're beyond excited for the series to drop. Watch Chelsea get accustomed to her new live-in life with her sister and her roommates, a friendly bond that's sure to last a lifetime. Here's a look at the trailer!
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