The Kissing Booth 2 Star Joey King, an American actress, started her journey from Ramona and Beezus in 2010 continues her journey to “Uglies”. This beauty of “Kissing Booth”, after her smasher bang hit, continues making her way in collaborating with Netflix to star in and exec produce in the upcoming McG’s Netflix film Uglies.
Netflix film (@NetflixFlim) has tweeted and officially confirmed of King being a star in their new project. Not only just been to be a star in but she is also the executive producer of the film along with Jamie King and Westerfield.
What “Uglies” is about?
As per Deadline’s Report: Uglies is an adaptation first book in author “Scott Westerfeld’s” YA dystopian novel. This is an imaginative novel of 300 years in the future, in which the world is been destroyed by the bacteria. The government then Implies a mandatory cosmetic surgery for Uglies, under the society beauty standards, and transforms them into “pretties”. Tally Youngblood, the protagonist of the story, is the rebellious teen, who was excited to undergo this at the of 16, but after been explained by their friends about the drawbacks of being pretty, she rebels it and knows what life looks like outside her city’s rigid society.
McG, one of the well-known directors, after his recent works of the horror-comedy: “The Babysitter: Killer Queen” of the Babysitter sequel, which recently premiered on Netflix, is continuing his way in the Netflix. Uglies would be counted as the fourth film, McG directing to this platform.
According to the reports, Joey King was a huge fan of Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies, and it was she herself got the people of Netflix to read the story of the book, and then she got an option on it. This makes us conclude that Joey King having a special interest in the script and no wonder even after the busy schedule she shows up in this film.
After “The Kissing Booth 2” hitting the screens, she has been recently been working on the 3rd part of it “The Kissing Booth 3” which is already shot and likely to come in 2021, she would be also seen as “Radium girl” in this October.
This is no less than a feast for the King fans.