Joey King & Molly Ringwald Join THE KISSING BOOTH

HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 17: Actress Joey King attends the premiere of Disney-Pixar's "The Good Dinosaur" on November 17, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)

The Kissing Booth a film adaption of the YA novel by Beth Reekles has added Joey King and Molly Ringwald (King Cobra) to the cast.

The film follows Elle Evans, a 16-year-old girl who’s popular and loves to party but has never been kissed. Things take a turn when she ends up in a kissing booth at Spring Carnival, facing her long-term crush — her best friend’s brother, Noah. The course of love never did run smoothly and the narrative charts the ups and downs of infatuation as Elle is swept up in a romance with the hottest boy in school.

King and Ringwald are set to star in the film which is currently filming in South Africa and is being directed by Vince Marcello (Teen Beach Movie).