“Chasing Life” is ABC Family’s new drama series that will air on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. It is an adaptation of the Mexican drama “Terminales” which stars Italia Ricci as April Carver. Some of the cast members include: Mary Page Keller (Sara Carver), Richard Brancatisano (Dominic Russo), Aisha Dee (Beth Kingston), Scott Michael Foster (Leo Hendrie), Steven Weber (George Carver) and Haley Ramm (Brenna Carver). The upcoming series is distributed by Lionsgate and Televisa. Read on to learn more about it.
“Chasing Life” Synopsis:
The story is about April Carver. April is in her twenties and is an aspiring journalist who is part of the Boston newspaper. She is working her way to the top and trying to impress her editor. When she is not out searching for a beat, she spends time with her mom (Sara), grandmom and sister (Brenna). Things are falling into place just as she hoped they would, not to mention her blossoming romance with Dominic, when she received the devastating news for her estranged uncle that she has cancer. April will not let cancer bring her down as she tries to live a normal life.
Ricci mentioned in the Just Jared Jr. article how the show will make its viewers laugh and cry at the same time because it was told honestly. The actress emphasized that “Chasing Life” is not just about a girl with cancer. Instead, it is about her hopes and dreams and what she wants in relationships.
Moreover, in an interview with In Style, Ricci shared how she was having a hard time leaving her character. She pointed out that April’s story is something that is important to tell and that anyone could relate to.
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There you have it for the “Chasing Life” preview. It will air on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at 9:00 p.m. on ABC Family. Stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG) for more news and updates about your favourite celebrities, movies and TV shows including spoilers, episode recaps, gossips and reviews.