Alicia Silverstone and Mark Feuerstein to star in Netflix’s The Baby-Sitters Club
Staff Reporter | On 07, Aug 2019Reading time: 1 mins
Alicia Silverstone (Clueless, American Woman) and Mark Feuerstein (Royal Pains) have been cast in Netflix’s upcoming live-action series The Baby-Sitters Club.
Based on Ann M. Martin’s best-selling book series, The Baby-Sitters Club is a contemporary series that will follow the friendship and babysitting adventures of five best friends – Kristy Thomas, Mary Anne Spier, Claudia Kishi, Stacey McGill, and Dawn Schafer – in Stoneybrook, Connecticut.
Silverstone will play Elizabeth Thomas-Brewer, the mother of Kristy Thomas and love interest of Watson Brewer, played by Feuerstein.
The family-friendly adaptation comes from Walden Media and Michael De Luca, who will executive produce. Rachel Shukert (GLOW) will serve as showrunner, Lucy Kitada and Naia Cucukov will serve as executive producers and Lucia Aniello (Broad City) will serve as director and executive producer. The series author Ann M. Martin will also produce alongside Aniello’s Paulilu Productions.
Netflix has ordered 10 episodes and production is underway in Vancouver.