The Baby-Sitters Club is a classic Young Adult novel, and some of you will have heard of it by now. Now, it’s being turned into a TV show, and fans are really excited about it. The expectations for this one are pretty high, and it’ll be interesting to see what Netflix has in store for this series, production-wise.
If you’re one of the fans who is looking forward to seeing this show and are looking forward to the release date, story, and cast of the show, we’ll be discussing that in this post down below. Before we begin, I want to let you all know that this post may contain a bunch of spoilers from the novel too. If you don’t want to get spoiled, I suggest that you stop reading the post here. However, if spoilers don’t bother you, we can get started.
Netflix’s adaptation will be called Baby-Sitters Club, and from what we know, Rachel Shukert will be the showrunner.
The show is supposed to be very loyal to Ann M Martin’s books based on what we’ve been told and is going to have a total of 10 episodes. We’ll see the story from the perspective of the five baby-sitter teenagers in Stonebrook, Connecticut. The show will mostly be about their lives and their friendship.
Get ready to be reunited with The Baby-Sitters Club — a.k.a Kristy, Mary-Anne, Claudia, Stacey, and Dawn! #Glow & #Supergirl alum Rachel Shukert will serve as showrunner on our new 10-episode, live-action series w/ @LuciaAniello (#BroadCity #RoughNight) directing pic.twitter.com/enazf3O7PG
— See What's Next (@seewhatsnext) February 28, 2019
So when exactly is it coming out? If you’re waiting for its release, you will have to wait for a bit longer. The show has just been commissioned, so production is going to take quite a bit of time. We have no idea on when the show will premiere, but we expect it to happen at some point this year.