"Real Friendships are difficult to find, so if you have one, treasure it".
Alexa and Katie is a story about true friendship who stayed with each other in thick and thin. It makes you believe that friends are forever. Both the characters makes you fall in love with them because of their innocence and compassion.
Creator: Heather Wordham
Genre : Sitcom
Part : 4
Rating : ✮✮✮✮✰
Paris Berelc, Isabel May, Tiffini Thiessen, Eddie Shin, Emery Kelly, Finn Carr, Jolie Jenkins
The story is about two best friends Alexa(Paris Berelc) an ambitious basketball player battling cancer and strive to live a normal life which sometimes makes her rebellious and Katie(Isabel May) who loves to do theater, is quirky and awkward. She constantly support Alexa's impulsive decisions due to her illness. Katie's mother Jennifer is a single mother studying to finish college while working. Both their families are very close and help each other in the hour of need. Alexa has a caring older brother Lucas aspire to be a doctor after seeing her sister's condition. Alexa and Lucas father is an airline pilot and mother Lori is a chef both are quite competitive in nature. Lori is quite protective especially when she got to know about Alexa's cancer. Katie's younger brother has an avid love for video games and candies.
This sitcom is definitely giving other web series a tough competition. As with lots of fun and excitement it is also giving some big time friendship goals.
"Friendship Goals" Scenes from Alexa and Katie
1) Part 1 Ep1: Alexa comes home after her treatment from cancer. Soon she realised due to her chemotherapy, her hair starts to fall out. Scared by the fact that people would find out about her cancer, she does pretty crazy things to avoid her first day of high school. She drags Katie along with her and gets her suspended as well. When Alexa opens up about her hair falling off, Katie shaves her hair off to cheer up Alexa.
2) Part1 Ep13: Alexa and Katie were very eager to attend their first high school dance ever! But unfortunately, due to the flu outbreak going to the dance becomes risky for Alexa's health. Like always, Katie comes to the rescue. Everyone at the dance wears a mask along with Alexa and Katie to avoid risking Alexa's health.
3) Part 3 Ep8: It was time for Alexa and Katie's SATs. Katie the 'Straight A' student, studies really hard. On the day of their SATs Katie gets a panic attack right before the exam. Alexa stood by Katie at that time, which made her and Katie miss their SATs. Katie realises that she is prone to anxiety attacks. In such a tough time for Katie, Alexa was by her side.
4) Part 4 Ep8: They made up a pact to go to the same college. But with Katie getting into NYU she gets one step closer to her acting dream. When she breaks this news to Alexa, both of them agree to call each other everyday and make sure they are always in touch. This proves that nothing can come in the way of your friendship if the bond is strong.
In 2018. Alexa & Katie was nominated for the prime time Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Program. And in 2019, the series was a recipient for the 12th Television Academy Honors.
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