ABC Family begins chase

Cameras are rolling on ABC Family’s newest one-hour drama, Chasing Life.

ABC Family

ABC Family

The story follows April (Italia Ricci), a smart, twenty-something, aspiring journalist whose romantic and professional life is just starting to take off when she receives news that she has cancer.

It is an adaptation of the Televisa Spanish-language Mexican series and is coproduced by BV Family Productions, Lionsgate Television and Televisa in association with ABC Family.

Chasing Life is executive produced by Sean Smith, Susanna Fogel, Joni Lefkowitz and Aaron Kaplan.

The cast includes Ricci, Mary Page Keller, Aisha Dee, Richard Brancatisano and Haley Ramm.

The series is scheduled to premiere on ABC Family in 2014.

Source: ABC Family / Futon Critic