Should I Watch: Firefly Lane?

Should I Watch Firefly Lane?

Maybe. Firefly Lane presents itself as a premium soap but book lovers may find themselves disappointed with this adaptation. The story is split across three timelines that splice the different decades together rather than telling a story in chronological order. This results in some pacing issues and a couple of unsatisfying cliffhanger endings.

There are some high points and this is bound to bring in quite a large audience given its subject material. It’s easy to watch and if you can go in with an open mind, you should find enough to like.

How Long Is This Show?

Firefly Lane is a single-season show with 10 episodes. Each of these clock in between 48-53 minutes each. At the time of writing, there is no confirmation of a season 2 for Firefly Lane.

What Is Firefly LaneĀ Actually About?

This premium soap revolves about 2 women, split across 3 decades with 1 undeniably close-knit bond. From high school to adulthood, Firefly Lane follows Tully Hart and Kate Mularkey as they experience all the highs and lows life brings along the way. Expect plenty of fights, soppy moments, lovemaking and everything else you’d expect from a soap opera.

What Language Is This In?

Firefly Lane is shot and filmed in English.

Where Can I Watch Firefly Lane?

Firefly Lane is available to watch in its entirety on Netflix worldwide. All episodes are available to watch.

Is There A Trailer For This?

Absolutely, you can check it out here:


What Do I Need To Know Before Watching Firefly Lane?

Firefly Lane is based on the best-selling book published back in 2008 called (unsurprisingly) Firefly Lane. Unlike this series though, the book is told in chronological order and follows the lives of Kate and Tully from childhood up to adulthood. There is also a second book in the series called “Fly Away.” which could lead to a season 2 renewal.

What’s The Age Rating?

The age rating for Firefly Lane is set as an 18. There is drug use, swearing, sex and violence throughout the 10 episodes.

Who Are The Main Stars?

Katherine Heigl plays Tully Hart while Sarah Chalke plays Kate Mularkey. Ali Skovbye and Roan Curtis play their younger counterparts. There’s also a larger role for Ben Lawson as Johnny, who winds up as the love interest both girls get mixed up with.

What Other Shows Are Like Firefly Lane?

You can check out our ’10 TV Shows Like Firefly Lane’ post by clicking these words.

Our Thoughts:

Our full season review for Firefly Lane is currently live. You can check it out HERE

Alternatively, we also have recaps up for every episode, which you can check out HERE

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