Actor Jordan Fisher, officially joins the upcoming “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” sequel, Netflix’s announced on Thursday. Fisher will appear as John Ambrose McClaren, a childhood friend and former crush of Lara Jean, played by Lana Condor.
The actor, who is also a Disney Channel alum and a season 25 Dancing with the Stars winner, will replace the role from Jordan Burtchett. Burtchett, briefly appeared as John at the end of the first movie, revealing that he’d also received a long-lost love note from Jean. According to producer Matt Kaplan, John will “shake things up” for Lara Jean and Peter Kavinsky, after the two got officially confirmed their relationship at the end of the first film.
Kaplan said in a statement, “We couldn’t be more excited to have Jordan Fisher join the To All the Boys family as John Ambrose McClaren,” he also added “Jordan’s charisma practically leaps off the screen with anything he does, whether it’s acting, singing, or dancing. There isn’t a more perfect guy who could believably shake things up in Lara Jean and Peter’s world.”
The streaming service made the announcement on twitter with a short clip. The 45 second video shows Condor knocking on the door of John Ambrose’s trailer and grabbing Fisher’s hand and telling him they have some work to do.
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Sadly no release date has yet to be announced, so we’ll just have to continuously wait.