Second Act

Second Act (2018)

Her talent was real. Her résumé was not.

  • Genre: Romance, Comedy
  • Release Date: 2018-11-22
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 105 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 40min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: STX Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Maya, a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams. Until that is, she gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts, and that it is never too late for a second act.

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  • Jennifer Lopez

    as Maya
  • Vanessa Hudgens

    as Zoe
  • Leah Remini

    as Joan
  • Milo Ventimiglia

    as Trey
  • Treat Williams

    as Anderson Clarke
  • Charlyne Yi

    as Ariana
  • Annaleigh Ashford

    as Hildy Ostrander
  • Freddie Stroma

    as Ron Ebsen
  • Dave Foley

    as Felix Herman
  • Elizabeth Masucci

    as Claire
  • Natasha Romanova

    as Researcher
  • Alan Aisenberg

    as Chase
  • Candace M. Smith

    as F&C Shopper (uncredited)
Directing Peter Segal Director
Writing Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas Writer
Writing Justin Zackham Writer
Production Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas Producer
Production Jennifer Lopez Producer
Production Benny Medina Producer
Production Justin Zackham Producer
Crew Ueli Steiger Cinematography
Editing Jason Gourson Editor
Production Roger Mussenden Casting
Art Richard Hoover Production Design