Lovestruck: The Musical

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Lovestruck: The Musical
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Directed by Sanaa Hamri
Produced by Gaylyn Fraiche
Salli Newman
Written by Jaylynn Bailey
Terry Rossio
Starring Drew Seeley
Chelsea Kane
Sara Paxton
Adrienne Bailon
Alexander DiPersia
Jane Seymour
Tom Wopat
Sarab Kamoo
Music by George S. Clinton
Cinematography Checco Varese
Editing by Annette Davey
Country United States
Language English
Release date
  • April 21, 2013 (2013-04-21)
Running time 120 minutes

Lovestruck: The Musical is an American romance jukebox musical television film that premiered on April 21, 2013 on ABC Family.[1] The film is directed by Sanaa Hamri and produced by Gaylyn Fraiche and Salli Newman.[2] It stars Drew Seeley as Angus and young Ryan, Chelsea Kane as Debbie Hayworth and young Harper, Sara Paxton as Mirabella, Alexander Dipersia as Marco, Adrienne Bailon as Noelle, Jane Seymour as Harper, Tom Wopat as Ryan, and Sarbo Kamoo as Amanda.[3]

Plot[edit]

Harper Hutton was once a Broadway dance star until a leg injury cut her career short. While she has gone on to be a successful choreographer, Harper still wishes for the stardom denied her. She has pushed her daughter Mirabella in her place, going so far as to produce an entire show around her. However, Mirabella tells her mother that she has fallen in love with Marco and is flying to Italy to marry him. Convinced the man is no good and will ruin Mirabellas' life, Harper prepares to follow Mirabella but when she drinks a "youth potion," she finds herself transformed into her 25 year old self. Now using the alias of Debbie Hayworth, Harper befriends her daughter to ruin the wedding but when her ex-husband, Ryan, recognizes her, she uses the potion on him as well. As she realizes she may have misjudged Marco and her daughter's wishes for her life, Harper also finds herself with a second chance to get her own love right.

Cast[edit]

Music[edit]

  • "Just Dance": Performed by Jane Seymour
  • "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)": Performed by Chelsea Kane
  • "Me Too (Stripped)": Performed by Sara Paxton and Alexander DiPersia
  • "Like a Virgin": Performed by Sara Paxton, Adrienne Bailon, Chelsea Kane
  • "How Can I Remember to Forget?": Performed by Sara Paxton
  • "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love": Performed by Drew Seeley and Chelsea Kane
  • "Me Too (Main Mix)": Performed by Sara Paxton and Alexander DiPersia
  • "Everlasting Love": Performed by Adrienne Bailon, Sara Paxton, Alexander DiPersia and Cast
  • "Here and Now": Performed by Drew Seeley

References[edit]

  1. ^ "‘Lovestruck: The Musical’ vs. ‘Remember Sunday’: The battle of the TV movie - Zap2it". Blog.zap2it.com. 2013-04-21. Retrieved 2013-05-19. 
  2. ^ Genzlinger, Neil (2013-04-19). "Television Review: Magic Potion for a Mom on a Mission". The New York Times. Retrieved 2013-05-19. 
  3. ^ "'Lovestruck: The Musical': Sara Paxton Previews ABC Family Movie". Hollywoodreporter.com. 2013-04-20. Retrieved 2013-05-19. 

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