Lexi Underwood will be replacing Eloise Payet in season two of Cruel Summer. The first season of the show aired on Freeform and earned a lot of recognition from the audience all around the world. Get all the details about the Cruel Season 2 here.
Cruel Summer Season 2 New Lead Announced
Cruel Summer‘s new leading lady has been officially announced. Season 2 will feature Lexi Underwood. She will be replacing Eloise Payet in season two of the series. The recasting decision was made earlier this month.
Lexi will play one of the lead roles in the second season. The recently announced anthology’s cast was redeveloped. Lexi previously starred as Pearl Warren in Little Fires Everywhere. She is currently playing as Malia Obama in the Showtime series The First Lady.
Underwood will be taking over the role of Isabella who is the daughter of foreign diplomats. She is an exchange student with the Landry family. She shakes up life in this small town. She fails to hide her charm and could not hide the truth about her past.
Cruel Summer season 2 Release Date
The cruel summer season 2 doesn’t have a premiere date yet. We will keep our space updated with the release date of the series.
Lexi Underwood Cast
Lexi isn’t the only new face on the show. Season 2 will have an entirely new cast. It has been reported that Season two will have an entirely new cast on board. Season two will feature an entirely new cast and a new storyline. Underwood will be joining the cast as the new lead. Sadie Stanley will be joining the cast as well. Another cast will include: Griffin Gluck, KaDee Strickland, Lisa Yamada, Sean Blakemore and Paul Adelstein
Cruel Summer Season 2 Plot
Cruel Summer will follow “the rise and fall of an intense teenage friendship. The story will be set in three different timelines surrounding Y2K. The show will be set in an idyllic waterfront town in the Pacific Northwest. Season two of the anthology will approach the story from three different timelines.
The new season twists and turns as well track the early friendship of Megan, Isabella and Megan’s best friend Luke. There will also be a love triangle that will blossom. It will also focus on the mystery that would impact the lives of teenagers. This is what the makers had to say about the plot of the Cruel Summer Season 2.
“The season twists and turns as it tracks the early friendship between Megan (Stanley), Isabella (Underwood) and Megan’s best friend Luke (Gluck),” said the network, “the love triangle that blossomed, and the mystery that would impact all of their lives going forward.”