Lidya Jewett Lands Major New Role In Netflix's 'Ivy & Bean' Movie Series

Lidya Jewett Lands Major New Role In Netflix's 'Ivy & Bean' Movie Series

Lidya Jewett has landed a major new role!

The young actress will star in the upcoming Netflix movie series Ivy and Bean.

Lidya will reunite with her Feel The Beat director Elissa Down for the new project, based on the best-selling book series by Annie Barrows.

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Here’s a synopsis: Ivy and Bean never expected to be friends. Ivy is quiet, thoughtful and observant. Bean is playful, exuberant and fearless. However, sometimes an adventure reveals that opposites can become the best of friends.

Lidya is set to portray Nancy, with Keslee Blalock as Ivy and Madison Skye Validum as Bean.

“so excited to be part of the Ivy & Bean family and bring Nancy to life. it’s a gift to be directed by @elissa_down again and I can’t think of a better little sister to have than @madisonvalidum (Bean) totally go follow her and @kesleeblalock (Ivy) because this is going to be so much fun! #ivyandbean #ivyandbeanmovie @netflix @netflixfamily #vancouver,” Lidya shared on Instagram.

Lidya‘s other credits include NBC’s recently canceled series Good Girls, Bunk’d, Black Panther, and Wonder. She will also be in Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s upcoming animated movie Vivo, as well as Night Books, which is also based off of a book. Both of those projects will also debut on Netflix!

In Night Books, she stars alongside Krysten Ritter and Winslow Fegley.

Congrats on the new role Lidya!!

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