'American Princess' Season 1: Release date, plot, cast, trailer and everything else about the Lifetime comedy
The world of the recent past is all set to emerge with the premiere of Lifetime’s new scripted comedy-drama, “American Princess” on Lifetime TV. While there is still over a month to go for the show, here is everything you need to know about Lifetime's new drama series before it premieres.
'American Princess' is set to release on Lifetime June 2.
'American Princess' revolves around Amanda, an Upper East Side socialite. Amanda elopes to join a Renaissance Fair after her wedding is ruined. Amanda's fairytale wedding turns awry after she finds out her fiance had been cheating on her just hours before they could be married. Shocked and outraged she runs away from her own wedding to the countryside.
She ends up being stranded in the middle of a Renaissance Fair with no phone and no way to get back home. After the news of her eloping makes headlines, she decides not to go back home but to become the Fair's newest wench-in-waiting.
Georgia Flood plays the role of Amanda on the series. Flood is an Australian film, television and theater actress. She made her debut on stage in a production of 'Blackbird.' She also played a guest role in 'City Homicide' in 2008. Post her guest appearance, Flood played the role of Charlotte Barker in 'Tangle.' She also joined the cast of 'House Husbands' and 'Wentworth.' Flood starred in 'ANZAC Girls' as Alice Ross-King.
Lucas Neff is an actor who is known for his role in Fox's comedy 'Raising Hope.' Hailing from Irish descent, Neff's mother is the founder of Storycatchers Theatre and his father is a lawyer and novelist. Neff graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2008. Neff's acting career began in UIC when he was mistakenly assigned to the performing arts department. Neff plays the role of David on the sitcom.
Seana Kofoed is a TV and stage actress who is best known for her career in Broadway. Her Broadway credits include Proof with Jennifer Jason Leigh and Night Must Fall with Matthew Broderick. Kofoed's Off-Broadway credits include several productions at Manhattan Theatre Club, the Atlantic Theatre Company, and Manhattan Class Company. Kofoed plays the role of Maggie on 'American Princess.'
Apart from Flood, Neff and Kofoed the other actors in the series are Mary Hollis Inboden as Amanda, Rory O’Malley as Brian, Lesley Ann Warren as Joanntha, Max Ehrich as Brett, Mimi Gianopulos as Morgan, Helen Madelyn Kim as Lexi, Tommy Dorfman as Nick, Erin Pineda as Helen, Matt Peters as Shart O’Belly, Lucas Hazlett as Stick, Lex King as Callie, Steve Agee as Lee, Kitana Turnbull as Breeze, Mike Lane as Bo, Juan Alfonso as Juan Andres, aka "Faire Bear", Sophie Von Haselberg as Natasha, Sas Goldberg as Erin Klein-Fagel, Patrick Gallagher as Friar Woodruff and Tyler Ghyzel as 'Lil Boy'.
Jamie Denbo is an actress, writer, and comedian who is well known as one among the comedy duo Ronna and Beverly with Jessica Chaffin. Denbo co-starred and appeared in the FX series Terriers and appearing in Spy, The Heat and Ghostbusters (2016). Apart from being the writer for the series, Denbo is also the executive producer alongside Jenji Kohan and Tara Herrmann.
The trailer introduces us to Amanda who is clearly not a very good place on her very wedding day. It showcases Amanda walking in on her fiance cheating on her just a few hours before the wedding. After she runs off to the renaissance faire and tries to start her life over, her mother and friends gather for an intervention, the trailer goes ahead to show us the joke that her life gradually becomes and how she decides to live it the way she wants to.
Where to watch
'American Princess' will premiere on Lifetime.
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