Amid a sea of Netflix original romantic comedies, the To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before trilogy, inspired by Jenny Han’s cherished young adult novels, struck a chord like no other.
In 2018, the first movie landed on the streaming service, setting hearts aflutter and marking the beginning of a heartwarming saga.
The To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before trilogy was a huge success for Netflix, and it helped to launch the careers of many of its young stars (Credit: Faye Sadou / Media Punch / INSTARimages)
From unsent love letters to serendipitous connections, we’ve been enthralled by the journey of Lara Jean Covey and Peter Kavinsky as they navigate the rollercoaster of love and life.
Fast forward five years from that initial release, and the stars of the cast have soared to even greater heights, extending their talents beyond the Netflix universe.
Let’s uncover the exciting paths the cast has embarked upon since their memorable debut, including intriguing details such as their heights and love lives.
1. Lana Condor as Lara Jean Song Covey – 5ft 1 ½ in. (156.2 cm)
26-year-old Lana Condor brought to life Lara Jean Covey, the endearing protagonist of the To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before trilogy. Standing at 5 feet and 1 ½ inches (156.2 cm), she captured Lara Jean’s complexities with finesse, showcasing her tangled romantic emotions.
Lana Condor, the star of the To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before trilogy, has a petite height of 5 feet and 1 ½ inches (Credit: Abaca Press / INSTARimages)
In 2018, at just 21 years old, the Vietnamese-American actress embarked on her leading role journey, fresh from her big-screen debut in X-Men: Apocalypse.
To All The Boys marked her breakthrough into the world of romantic comedies, capturing hearts and catapulting her career. After her successful show, Lana embraced diverse roles, including Saya Kuroki in the action series Deadly Class and Erika Vu in the TV mini-series Boo, Bitch.
She didn’t stop there. Lana showcased her musical side by releasing singles, including “Raining In London” and “For Real”, cementing her as a multi-talented star.
Beyond the screen, Lana’s love life shares its enchanting tale. She has been in a long-term relationship with 29-year-old musician Anthony De La Torre since 2015, culminating in a 2022 engagement.
2. Noah Centineo as Peter Kavinsky – 6ft 1 in. (185.4 cm)
Noah Centineo, towering at an impressive 6 feet and 1 inch (185.4 cm), breathed life into the swoon-worthy Peter Kavinsky, one of the recipients of Lara Jean’s letters.
Noah Centineo, who set hearts aflutter as Peter Kavinsky, towers at an impressive height of 6 feet and 1 inch (Credit: Abaca Press / INSTARimages)
Having transitioned from his role as Jesus Adams Foster in Freeform’s acclaimed family drama, The Fosters, a 22-year-old Noah took the rom-com world by storm with To All The Boys in 2018.
His portrayal of Peter catapulted him into Netflix stardom, and he continued to catch audiences’ attention with memorable roles in hit original movies like Sierra Burgess is a Loser and The Perfect Date. Noah’s standout performance in The Recruit has also garnered widespread acclaim.
The 27-year-old actor also made waves in 2022, sharing the screen with Dwayne Johnson and Henry Cavill in the highly anticipated project Black Adam and the Jackie Chan-directed movie, The Diary. Beyond acting, Noah channels his passion into philanthropy through his non-profit, Favored Nations.
3. Anna Cathcart as Kitty Song Covey – 5ft 4 ½ in. (163.8 cm)
Anna Cathcart is the 20-year-old Canadian actress who portrayed Kitty Song Covey, the witty and vibrant younger sister of Lara Jean. She ignited the chain of events by dispatching those unsent letters to her sister’s crushes.
Anna Cathcart, the youngest member of the cast, stands at 5 feet and 4 ½ inches (Credit: Abaca Press / INSTARimages)
Remarkably, Anna was just 15 when the first movie premiered, making her the youngest To All the Boys cast member. Her journey continued as she reprised her role as Kitty in P.S. I Still Love You and Always And Forever.
She also ventured into new projects like starring in the web series Zoe Valentine and the 2021 Disney Channel original movie, Spin.
Before her TATB success, Anna had already left her mark on the Disney Channel as Dizzy in Descendants 2 and 3. She’s no stranger to the screen, appearing in series such as Odd Squad and Once Upon A Time.
Currently, Anna is carving out her path with the hit TV series XO, Kitty, where she embarks on a quest for true love.
4. Janel Parrish as Margot Song Covey – 5ft ½ in. (153.7 cm)
34-year-old Janel Parrish embodied the character of Margot Song Covey, the elder sister providing steady guidance to Lara Jean and Kitty after their mother’s passing.
Janel Parrish is the shortest member of the cast with a height of 5 feet and ½ inch (Credit: Faye Sadou / Media Punch / INSTARimages)
Measuring 5 feet and ½ inch (153.7 cm) tall, Janel brought her established reputation to the franchise, boasting a notable career, including her iconic portrayal of Mona Vanderwaal in Pretty Little Liars and her memorable turn as Jade in the live-action Bratz film.
Post To All The Boys, Janel continued to shine with her return as Mona Vanderwaal in the Pretty Little Liars spinoff, The Perfectionists, and various smaller movie projects, including the 2020 Hallmark Christmas movie Holly & Ivy.
Janel ventured into TV shows and movies like Hell Is Where the Home Is, Tiger, and Christmas Is Cancelled. She recently showcased her skills in Magnum P.I. and Maleah.
Off-screen, her personal life took center stage as she married Chris Long, a chemical engineer who values privacy, in a heartwarming Hawaiian ceremony in 2018.
5. John Corbett as Dr. Covey – 6ft 4 ½ in. (194.3 cm)
With a towering presence of 6 feet and 4 ½ inches (194.3 cm), John Corbett portrayed Dr. Covey. As Lara Jean’s widowed father, he navigated the delicate balance of moving forward without his wife while being a loving father to his three daughters.
John Corbett, who plays Dr. Covey, towers at 6 feet and 4 ½ inches (Credit: Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto)
A veteran in the industry, the 62-year-old returned to the romantic comedy genre as the charismatic “Hot Dad,” resonating with his timeless charm and enriching his legacy, including iconic roles like Ian in My Big Fat Greek Wedding and Aidan in Sex and the City.
Beyond his acting achievements, John ventured into country music, releasing albums like John Corbett and Leaving Nothin’ Behind.
His love life has its own remarkable story. He’s been in a long-term relationship with actress Bo Derek, and they surprised fans by revealing their marriage in December 2020 after 18 years together.
6. Emilija Baranac as Genevieve “Gen” – 5ft 4 ½ in. (163.8 cm)
Emilija Baranac, 5 feet and 4 ½ inches (163.8 cm) tall, played Genevieve, simply called Gen. As Peter’s ex-girlfriend and a popular figure at school, she once shared a close bond with the protagonist before adopting the role of a mean girl.
Emilija Baranac plays Gen and stands at 5 feet and 4 ½ inches (Credit: Faye’s Vision / Cover Images)
Taking on the part at the age of 24, Emilija was no stranger to TV audiences, having garnered attention for her recurring role as Jame on Freeform’s Beyond in 2017 and notably portraying Midge Klump in the well-known series Riverdale.
Now at 29 years old, Emilija expanded her acting career to include appearances in Supernatural and guest roles in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Her involvement in the 2021 horror film There’s Someone Inside Your House added further depth to her portfolio.
Beyond the spotlight, Emilija found love in the company of fellow actor and music producer Issey Lamb, a bond further strengthened by their shared Canadian origins.
7. Madeleine Arthur as Christine “Chris” – 5ft 4 in. (162.6 cm)
Portrayed by Madeleine Arthur, who stands 5 feet and 4 inches (162.6 cm), Christine, also known as Chris, was not only Lara Jean’s best friend but also Genevieve’s cousin.
Madeleine Arthur plays Chris and has a height of 5 feet and 4 inches (Credit: Dutch Press Photo / Cover Images)
Joining the cast at age 21, the 26-year-old Canadian actress was already a seasoned actor, appearing in acclaimed shows like Supernatural and The X-Files.
Madeleine showcased her versatility through roles in movies like Big Eyes and The Family and TV series such as The Tomorrow People and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.
She has expanded her acting portfolio since her time in To All The Boys, taking on diverse projects, including Snowpiercer, The Magicians, and the Netflix original mini-series Devil in Ohio.
Her journey continued with collaborations like Nasim Pedrad’s comedy Chad and the 2019 Color Out of Space movie. In 2021, she ventured into the Paramount+ TV series, Guilty Party, portraying the role of Amber.
8. Ross Butler as Trevor Pike – 6ft 2 ¼ in. (188.6 cm)
With a commanding height of 6 feet and 2 ¼ inches (188.6 cm), Ross Butler brought Trevor, one of Peter’s closest friends, to life in the second and third To All the Boys films.
Ross Butler plays Trevor Pike and has an impressive height of 6 feet and 2 ¼ inches (Credit: Marco Piovanotto / ABACA / INSTARima / Cover Images)
Having established himself in the industry, the 33-year-old Singaporean-born American actor gained recognition for his standout roles as Zack Dempsey in 13 Reasons Why and Reggie Mantle in Riverdale, both in 2017.
Ross expanded his reach by entering the DC Extended Universe as Superhero Eugene Choi in the Shazam! films, showcasing his versatility across various projects like the Quibi series Swimming with Sharks and Claudia Tan’s Perfect Addiction.