Ex-General Hospital’s Jill Farren Phelps & Josh Griffith Create Hollywood Heights For Nick At Night. (Video Update.)
Taking on a telenovela.
Updated on May 24:
Watch the first promo video for “Hollywood Heights,” which premieres on Monday June 18!
Previously Reported on March 15.
The new show has now been named “Hollywood Heights” and the cast is quickly filling out. Former “GH” actor and film star James Franco (ex-Franco), will be joining “Days Of Our Lives’” alum Cody Longo, (ex-Nicholas) and “One Life To Live’s” Brittany Underwood (ex-Langston) to star in the series. Also featured will be telenovela star Carlos Ponce.
Previous article: January 25.
Former “General Hospital” producer Jill Farren Phelps will be joining Hisham Abed (“The Hills”) to produce “Reach For A Star,” a single-camera, daily series. It follows a teenage girl after her life radically changes when she suddenly finds game as a songwriter. Josh Griffith (ex-writer at “General Hospital,” “The Young and the Restless”) will serve as head writer for the project. It is an adaptation of the hit telenovela “Alcanzar una Estrella,” which aired on Canal de las Estrellas and Univision back in 1990.
The new series is a joint production of Nickelodeon and Televisa. The 80-episode serial will air on Nick at Nite.
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