Synopsis

In the premiere, Lou petitions to take over as director of the theater program in an attempt to revitalize his passion for teaching, but quickly realizes he has his work cut out for him. His controversial decision to change the musical to the more provocative "Spring Awakening" and his atypical casting choices create a ripple effect for the program's assistant director Tracey Wolfe. the school's football coach Sam Strickland, and the students in the show.

Aired on 03/13/2018


Rise (2018) • S01E01
ActorRole
Josh Radnor Josh RadnorLou Mazzuchelli
Auli i Cravalho Auli'i CravalhoLilette Suarez
Rosie Perez Rosie PerezTracey Wolfe
Marley Shelton Marley SheltonGail Mazzuchelli
Amy Forsyth Amy ForsythGwen Strickland
Damon J. GillespieRobbie
Casey Johnson Casey JohnsonGordy Mazzuchelli
Ellie DesautelsMichael Hallowell
Alexis Molnar Alexis MolnarLexi
Tiffany MannCheryl
Caroline PlutaViolet
Mark TallmanDetrelle Thorne
Niloy AlamSundeep
Diallo Riddle Diallo RiddleAndy Kranepool
Stephen Plunkett Stephen PlunkettRobert Saunders
Jennifer Ferrin Jennifer FerrinDenise Strickland
Stephanie J. Block Stephanie J. BlockPatricia Saunders
Sean Grandillo Sean GrandilloJeremy Travers
Shannon Purser Shannon PurserAnnabelle Bowman
Taylor Richardson Taylor RichardsonKaitlin Mazzuchelli
Ted Sutherland Ted SutherlandSimon Saunders
Joe TippettCoach Sam Strickland
Shirley Rumierk Shirley RumierkVanessa Suarez
Rarmian Newton Rarmian NewtonMaashous Evers
Tom Riis Farrell Tom Riis FarrellMr. Baer
NameJob
Markus FördererCinematography
Diana SchmidtProducer
Michelle LeeProducer
Jason KatimsProducer
Jason KatimsWriter
Mike CahillDirector
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  • Original title

    Rise

  • Type

    TV series

  • Episodes

    1 Season • 10 Episodes

  • Rating

    8.18/10 (46 voting)

  • Popularity : 100%

  • Country of origin

    US

  • Original language(s)

    en

  • Running time

    42 :

  • Website

    http://www.nbc.com/rise

  • Status

    Canceled