Actress Sophia Bush has joined the cast of the upcoming Disney+ series ‘Love, Simon’, according to Deadline.
Bush previously starred in Chicago Fire, Jane the Virgin, Chicago Med, One Tree Hill and many more.
Set in the world of the film, the series follows Victor (Michael Cimino), a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school. Rachel Naomi Hilson co-stars as Mia, Victor’s whip-smart friend.
Nick Robinson, who starred in the original film, will produce and narrate the series. Aptaker and Berger executive produce alongside Brian Tanen, Jason Ensler, Isaac Klausner, Marty Bowen, Adam Fishbach, Wyck Godfrey, and Pouya Shahbazian. Amy York Rubin directs the first episode with her creative partner Pilar Boehm co-executive producing. Adam Londy will also co-executive produce.
No release date has been announced at this time.