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When is Firefly Lane on Netflix?

A heart-warming series based on Kristin Hannah's bestseller is coming to Netflix.

Firefly Lane

Netflix series Firefly Lane stars Katherine Heigl and Scrubs star Sarah Chalke as Tully and Kate, best friends from childhood.


Based on Kristin Hannah’s book of the same name, the show will chart the two women’s friendship over the course of three decades, including fall-outs, make-ups, mutual jealousy, and love.

Read on for everything you need to know about Firefly Lane.

When is Firefly Lane on TV?

Netflix’s official teaser trailer for Firefly Lane reveals that it will premiere on 3rd February 2020.

Firefly Lane cast

Katherine Heigl and Sarah Chalke star respectively as Tully Hart and Kate Mularkey, ‘odd-couple’ best friends at high school and beyond.

The cast also includes Beau Garrett, Roan Curtis as Young Kate, and Ali Skovbye as Young Tully.

Firefly Lane plot

Beginning in 1974 when both friends are teenagers, introvert Kate Mularkey is shocked when the coolest girl in school, Tully Hart, moves in across the street and strikes up a friendship with her.

As she grows up Tully, who has never gotten over her mother leaving the family home, uses men and then a high-stakes career to sustain her need for approval. But when she takes a moment to pause and look around her, she finds she’s plagued by loneliness.

Meanwhile Kate only wants a family, and is determined to settle down. However, when she is granted her wish, she finds that she envies the jet-setting lifestyle that Tully now leads.

Together they experience the highs and lows of life, from Tully’s unexpected fame as a reporter, to Kate’s experience of motherhood  (and occasionally crippling jealousy over her glamorous best friend) – until tragedy strikes in the present day.

Firefly Lane trailer

Yes you can watch the official teaser trailer for Firefly Lane here.


You can buy Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah here. While you’re waiting visit our TV Guide to see what’s on tonight, or check out our guide to new TV shows 2020 to find out what’s airing this winter and beyond.