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Star Struck (1996)

Aaron Gillespie Will Make You a Star (original title)
A boy from the Midwest comes to Hollywood in search of a dream: he wants to be a star. He finds acting teacher Aaron Gillespie who bills himself as "The Buddah of Buddahs" of acting ... See full summary »

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Massimo Mazzucco
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Cast

Credited cast:
Scott Trost Scott Trost ... Aaron Gillespie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sean Michael Allen Sean Michael Allen ... David Berger
Scott Caan ... Sean
Michael Capellupo ... Luka
Christine Cavanaugh ... Mona
J.D. Coburn J.D. Coburn ... Gore
Eric Edwards ... Eddie
Moon Hi Hanson Moon Hi Hanson ... Advanced Student
Brett Harman Brett Harman ... Jake
Kelly Jaquiss Kelly Jaquiss ... Nun
Brian Lally ... Man in Line
Cindy Rucker Trost Cindy Rucker Trost ... Actress Wannabe
Dean Swaydan Dean Swaydan ... Boris
Norma Margret Vega Norma Margret Vega ... Christmas Tree
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Storyline

A boy from the Midwest comes to Hollywood in search of a dream: he wants to be a star. He finds acting teacher Aaron Gillespie who bills himself as "The Buddah of Buddahs" of acting teachers and gets entangled, together with a group of acting students, into the biggest scam in Hollywood: Acting Schools that promise anything you want to hear. "I will put an Oscar in your hands" are the words of Acting "Guru" Aaron Gillespie: and the story begins.... "Spinal Tap" meets "Fame" is the best way to describe this film. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 March 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Star Struck See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Aaron Gillespie is in fact a real person. The real life Gillespie serves as the drummer and clean vocals singer in Christian metal-core band Underoath. See more »

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