Philadelphia PA — Breaking Glass Pictures, Huffington Pictures, and Shoreline Entertainment are pleased to announce the November 15th North American theatrical release of Geography Club, produced by Michael Huffington of Huffington Pictures. Based on the first novel in Brent Hartinger's best-selling critically acclaimed Russel Middlebrook Series, Geography Club is a smart, fast, and funny account of contemporary teenagers as they discover their own sexual identities, dreams, and values.
Geography Club will open in fifteen cities across the United States and Canada on November 15th, anchored by screenings in New York, Los Angeles, and Toronto. On the same date, the film will be available nationwide on a variety of cable and internet platforms.
Starring Cameron Deane Stewart (Pitch Perfect), Justin Deeley ("Drop Dead Diva", "90210"), and Nikki Blonsky (Hairspray), Geography Clubhas been a hit on the festival circuit in the past year, culminating in an Audience Award for Best First Feature at Los Angeles Outfest.
16-year-old Russell (Stewart) is going on dates with girls while nurturing a secret relationship with star quarterback Kevin (Deeley), who will do anything to prevent his teammates from finding out. Min (Ally Maki, "10 Things I Hate About You") and Terese (Blonsky) tell everyone that they're just best friends. And then there's Ike (Alex Newell, "Glee"), who can't figure out who he is or who he wants to be. Finding the truth too hard to hide, they decide to form a Geography Club, thinking nobody else would want to join. However, their secrets may soon be discovered and they could have to face the choice of revealing who they really are.
Supporting cast includes Meaghan Martin ("10 Things I Hate About You"), Allie Gonino ("The Lying Game"), Marin Hinkle ("Two and a Half Men"), Scott Bakula (American Beauty, "Star Trek: Enterprise"), Dexter Darden (The Maze Runner), and Ana Gasteyer ("Suburgatory", "Saturday Night Live").
Geography Club: PG-13 / 83 Minutes / English