Hulu’s Crush is an upcoming queer coming-of-age drama starring Rowan Blanchard as a high school student juggling between academics, athletics and personal life.
Crush will release on April 29 on Hulu.
Cast and creators
- Rowan Blanchard
- Auli’i Cravalho
- Isabella Ferreira
- Tyler Alvarez
- Teala Dunn
- Rico Paris
- Addie Weyrich
- Aasif Mandvi
- Michelle Buteau
Directed by: Sammi Cohen
Written by: Kirsten King and Casey Rackham.
“When an aspiring young artist is forced to join her high school track team, she uses it as an opportunity to pursue the girl she’s been harbouring a long-time crush on. But she soon finds herself falling for an unexpected teammate and discovers what real love feels like.”
Crush is Sammi Cohen’s directorial debut, she got her start directing for various online TV series on YouTube and CollegeHumor.
Paige (Rowan Blanchard) hopes to get into an art school. For her application, she has to render her happiest moment so far in life through her medium of choice. When Paige is forced to join her high school track team, she uses it as an opportunity to pursue her crush but soon finds herself falling for someone she doesn’t anticipate.