Glee star Chris Colfer has debuted the trailer for a new film that he wrote and stars in.

Struck By Lightening sees Colfer play a high school outcast that, in a desperate attempt to attend university, resorts to blackmailing his popular classmates into helping make his literary magazine a success.

The film costars Mad Men‘s Christina Hendricks, Allison Janney, Dermot Mulroney and Australia’s Rebel Wilson.

There’s no Australian release date as yet.

Watch the trailer below:

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