Chris Colfer (Glee) and Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect) star in this hilarious comedy about surviving high school when your classmates don't get you, your parents are crazy, and all you have are your dreams.
Features a phenomenal cast including : Chris Colfer (Glee, Marmaduke), Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids, Pitch Perfect), Sarah Hyland (Modern Family), Emmy® winner Allison Janney (Juno, The Help), Christina Hendricks (Mad Men, Drive), Dermot Mulroney (My Best Friend s Wedding), and Angela Kinsey (The Office).
Chris Colfer (Carson Phillips)
-As a high school senior, Carson Phillips was destined for bigger things than his close-minded small town could offer, but destiny had a different plan when he was suddenly killed by a bolt of lightning.
-Struck By Lightning is the film and screenwriting debut for the Golden Globe-winning star of Glee.
Sarah Hyland (Claire Mathews)
-Claire Mathews is the queen bee head cheerleader at Clover High with a stellar reputation, despite the fact that she has secret meetings with the football coach after practice.
-Sarah Hyland stars in ABC’s hit comedy series Modern Family.
Rebel Wilson (Malerie Baggs)
-Malerie Baggs is never far from her video camera as she captures the highs and lows of high school, including the mischievous events in between.
-Rebel Wilson has starred in top comedies including Pitch Perfect, Bridesmaids, and Bachelorette.
Dermot Mulroney (Neal Phillips)
-Neal, Carson’s absentee father, tries to move on and get a fresh start with a new fiancée and a baby on the way.
-Dermot Mulroney has been in over 65 films and television series with credits that include My Best Friend’s Wedding, The New Girl, and J. Edgar.
Christina Hendricks (April)
-A pregnant April tries to do what’s right when she finds herself in a hairy situation after discovering her fiancé, Carson's father, is still married with a 17-year-old son.
-Christina Hendricks is best known for her portrayal of ‘Joan Harris’ on AMC’s Mad Men. She was also seen recently in the critically acclaimed thriller Drive.
Allison Janney (Sheryl Phillips)
-Never having realized her dreams, Carson’s defeated mother worries about her son’s ambitious future plans.
-Allison Janney has starred in The Help and the Academy Award-winning drama American Beauty.