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The Cruel Summer Cast Talks Thrifting, '90s Grunge, and Kate Wallis's Blue Furry Handbag
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The Cruel Summer Cast Talks Thrifting, '90s Grunge, and Kate Wallis's Blue Furry Handbag

Freeform's latest psychological thriller Cruel Summer, produced by Jessica Biel, was filmed in Dallas, TX and takes place over the course of three consecutive years in the '90s. Starring Olivia Holt (Kate Wallis), Chiara Aurelia (Jeanette Turner), Harley Quinn Smith (Mallory Higgins), and Allius Barnes (Vince Fuller), the cast is stacked with talent and all of the actors share a deep understanding of who their characters are. They worked with costume designer Taneia Lednicky (who also assisted on Friday Night Lights, while we're talking high school storylines), to convey their personal evolutions from 1993 to 1995. The way these four kids process these trying, tumultuous years becomes so obvious through what they're choosing to wear - and the objects they leave to collect dust. We talk...