The women of Scarlet are loosely based on the women who run Cosmopolitan Magazine.

Many people, including cast members, did not know that Dan Jeanotte's character's real name is Ryan Dekker because he is rarely referred to as anything but Pinstripe.

As of October 2017, The Bold Type has been renewed for a second and third season.

The actors that portray Jacqueline and Ian Carlyle are married in real life. (Gildart Jackson and Melora Hardin)

Melora Hardin, who plays Jacqueline, was celebrating her wedding anniversary on the same day that they filmed Jacqueline's wedding anniversary episode.

The dialogue in the scene where Kat, Aisha Dee, has to retrieve the stuck yoni egg was mostly improvised.

The dialogue between Kat and Jane in episode 4 was loosely based on a real life encounter between Aya Kanai and Lauren Adhav.