Our pals at Zap2it have an exclusive first look at Hollywood Heights, the highly-anticipated, daily primetime soap premiering June 18 on Nick-at-Nite. From executive producer Jill Farren Phelps (General Hospital, One Life to Live, Another World, Guiding Light, Santa Barbara) and writer Josh Griffith (As The World Turns, One Life to Live, Santa Barbara, Sunset Beach, The Young and the Restless, General Hospital), Hollywood Heights is a reimagining of the telenovela Alcanzar Una Estrella. READ MORE
One Life to Live's Brittany Underwood and Days of Our Lives' Cody Longo Dish Nick-at-Nite's Hollywood Heights!By Jamey Giddens on April 17, 2012
Clever TV recently caught up with One Life to Live alum Brittany Underwood and her castmates from Nick-at-Nite's upcoming soap opera Hollywood Heights. As previously reported, Hollywood Heights is an English-language adaptation of the popular Mexican telenovela Alcanzar una Estrella (Reach For a Star).
The music industry-set sudser centers on Loren (Underwood) an aspiring songwriter and high school student, who makes an intense connection with rock star Eddie (Days of Our Lives' Cody Longo). Melissa Ordway and Justin Wilczynski, seen above with Underwood, Longo and the host, round out the core cast for the 80-episode, daily drama, set to premiere this summer.
Hollywood Heights is being helmed by veteran daytime suds producer Jill Farren Phelps and the most famous FOJ (Friend of Jill) ever, James Franco, will guest on the serial. Long-time daytime soap scribe Josh Griffith is writing the project. I cannot wait to see how Hollywood Heights turns out! Watch the Clever TV interview after the jump.