EXCLUSIVE: Five-time Golden Globe winner Carol Burnett (The Carol Burnett Show), Fred Armisen (Portlandia) and Rhenzy Feliz (Runaways) are among cast to join Aulii Cravalho (Moana) in Netflix movie Sorta Like A Rock Star.
Rising actor Feliz will star opposite Cravalho in the story of a teenage girl who, despite her difficult circumstances, is preternaturally optimistic about the world. She often helps those around her, resulting in strong bonds with a disparate group of outsiders in her community, until she faces a devastating loss and must confront her own challenges.
Also starring, we can reveal, are Justina Machado (One Day At A Time), Judy Reyes (Claws), Gerald Isaac Waters (Angie Tribeca), Taylor Richardson (Slender Man), and Anthony Jacques (Atypical).
Director Brett Haleys (Hearts Beat Loud) feature, which begins shoot next month, is an adaptation of Matthew Quicks (Silver Linings Playbook) novel of the same name.
Producers are Gotham Groups Ellen Goldsmith-Vein and Lee Stollman, and Temple HIll Entertainments Marty Bowen and Isaac Klausner. The two fRead More – Source