May 29 • 12M

'XO, Kitty' Is The Perfect Followup To TATBILB

The sweet, swoony series may be pieced together from outlandish coincidences, but Kitty's emotional journeys through grief and first love ring true.


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This week, we took a quick break from weighty topics — like major life decisions and very important reality TV drama — to watch the latest teen rom-com offering from the Jenny Han cinematic universe: “XO, Kitty.” The Netflix series centers around the bubbly kid sister of “To All The Boys” heroine Lara Jean, and this time Kitty (Anna Cathcart) is sorta grownup and ready for her own perfect love story.

As the series begins, Kitty is headed off to Korea to spend her junior year of high school at the Korean Independent School of Seoul. She’s hoping to connect with her late mom (who spent her own junior year as a student t…

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