“SORTA LIKE A ROCK STAR” ROUNDS OUT CAST

  • Cast: Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Carol Burnett, Fred Armisen (Los Espookys, Big Mouth), Rhenzy Feliz (Runaways, Casual), Justina Machado (One Day At A Time, Queen of the South), Judy Reyes (Claws, Succession), Gerald Isaac Waters (Angie Tribeca), Taylor Richardson (Slender Man, Rise), and Anthony Jacques (Atypical), join the previously announced Auli’i Cravalho (Moana)
  • Director: Brett Haley (Hearts Beat Loud)
    • Haley most recently directed the musical comedy Hearts Beat Loud starring Nick Offerman and Kiersey Clemons. He is currently in post-production on All The Bright Places starring Elle Fanning and Justice Smith. Based on the internationally bestselling novel by Jennifer Niven, the feature will be released by Netflix in 2020.
  • Producers: Gotham Group’s Ellen Goldsmith-Vein and Lee Stollman; Temple HIll Entertainment’s Marty Bowen and Isaac Klausner
    • The Gotham Group and Temple Hill last collaborated on The Maze Runner films for a Fox.
    • The Gotham Group has previously cvollaborated with Netflix on Kodachrome. They are currently in production on Henry Selick’s Wendell & Wild for Netflix.
  • Executive Producer: Jonathan Montepare, Matthew Quick
  • Logline: Sorta Like a Rock Star follows a teenage girl who, despite her difficult circumstances, is preternaturally optimistic about the world and her place in it. She often helps those around her, resulting in powerful bonds with a disparate group of outsiders in her community, until she faces a devastating loss and can no longer ignore the challenges in her own life.
  • The film is an adaptation of Matthew Quick’s (Silver Lining’s Playbook) novel by the same name.
  • Principal photography is set to begin this October




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