Ben Platt performs a wealthy highschool scholar so targeted on successful his college students' presidential elections that his personal mom (Gwyneth Paltrow) feedback that his "ambition scares [her]".
The trailer reveals his manipulative alternative for a fellow method (Infinity Jackson from Zoey Deutch), who doesn't all the time take advantage of politically right feedback. She additionally has a grandmother who steals scenes performed by Jessica Lange.
The trio has a shared historical past of exploring the underbelly of highschool, having labored collectively on Fox's musical success "Glee." The problem isn’t new to Platt both. He received a Tony Award for starring on the Broadway hit "Expensive Evan Hanson."
"The Politician" premieres on September 27 on Netflix.