Zac Efron and Ryan Kiera Armstrong Star in Horror Thriller Firestarter
Peacock brings us a potentially worthy horror watch, Firestarter. Imagine being able to set things on fire just thinking about it! That’s exactly what Charlie McGee (Ryan Kiera Armstrong) is trying to find out in the upcoming horror thriller.
In addition, her father Andy McGee (Zac Efron) develops psychic powers and meets his soul mate. What’s the catch? A secret government entity known as The Shop reclaims its powers after conducting this experiment.
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When is Firestarter coming out and where can you see it?
Firestarter will be released on May 13, 2022 and can be viewed on Peacock.
The official synopsis reads, “A young girl tries to understand how she mysteriously gained the power to set things on fire with her mind.”
Zac Efron as Andy McGee
Troy Bolton aka Zac Efron, heartthrob from High School Musical, is a man who needs no introduction. He began his acting career between 2006 and 2008 with the hit “High School Musical” trilogy. In the same window, he also appeared in some of Hollywood’s biggest and most well-known films, including the 2007 musical Hairspray. and the 2009 hit comedy 17 Again.
Some of his notable roles include his work in the films New Year’s Eve (2011), The Lucky One (2012), The Newsboy (2012), Neighbors (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), Baywatch ‘ (2017) and ‘The Greatest Showman’ (2017). Efron also played the role of Ted Bundy in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019). Efron also won a Daytime Emmy Award for the hit Netflix docu-series Down to Earth with Zac Efron.
The rest of the cast includes Ryan Kiera Armstrong as Charlie McGee, Gloria Reuben as Captain Hollister, Kurtwood Smith, Sydney Lemmona’s Vicky McGee, Michael Greyeyes as Rainbird, Tina Jung as Ms Gardner, Neven Pajkic as Heavy, Lanette Ware as Principal Lewis, Gavin MacIver -Wright as Gavin, Vas Saranga as Agent Jules, Phi Huynh as an IT technician, Darrin Maharaj as a news reporter, Danny Waugh as Sheriff Wendell Perry, Shannon McDonough as Mrs Livesy and Isaac Murray.
Who is starring in Firestarter?
The film is written by Scott Teems (screenplay) and Stephen King (novel) with Keith Thomas directing.
Below is the trailer for ‘Firestarter’: