"Better Nate Than Ever" is a 2022 American musical family-comedy film directed by Tim Federle.
The starring cast includes Rueby Wood as Nate Foster, Joshua Bassett as Anthony Foster, Aria Brooks as Libby, Lisa Kudrow as Heidi, Norbert Leo Butz as Rex, Alex Wong, Ellyn Marie Marsh as Museum Guard, Brandon Espinoza as Local Guy, Michelle Federer as Sherrie, Mandy Gonzalez as Mrs. Wadsworth and others.

Here are "Better Nate Than Ever" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Better Nate Than Ever movie?

Walt Disney Studios on Sunday, February 27, 2022 released the trailer for "Better Nate Than Ever" you can watch here:
Better Nate Than Ever | Official Trailer | Disney+.

Plot summary

What is Better Nate Than Ever movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Better Nate Than Ever" movie plot summary.

Nate Foster (Rueby Wood), an unpopular 13-year-old middle school student from Pittsburgh, has a goal of one day becoming a Broadway musical star. When Nate (Bo Burger) is repeatedly overlooked, and never cast in the lead roles he deserves, he and his best friend Libby (Aria Brooks), sneak away to pursue their life's dreams in the Big Apple. A random encounter with his estranged aunt Heidi (Lisa Kudrow), turns their adventure upside-down. Only together can they make their dreams come true.


Who plays who in the Better Nate Than Ever movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Better Nate Than Ever" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Rueby Wood  as Nate Foster
Joshua Bassett  as Anthony Foster Nate's older brother
Aria Brooks  as Libby a theater kid
Lisa Kudrow  as Heidi
Norbert Leo Butz  as Rex
Alex Wong  as Dancer
Ellyn Marie Marsh  as Museum Guard
Brandon Espinoza  as Local Guy
Michelle Federer  as Sherrie
Mandy Gonzalez  as Mrs. Wadsworth
Priscilla Lopez  as Serious Play Casting Director
Michael Joseph DiBenedetto Jr.  as Hula Performer
Mishay Petronelli  as Dancer
Kim Berrios Lin  as Stage Mom
Jacob Guzman  as Dancer
Julia Blanchard  as Reader
Alix Elias  as Wry Female Passenger
Suzanne Savoy  as Businesswoman on Subway
Krystina Alabado  as Assistant Casting Director
Jared Goldsmith  as Squeaky-Voiced Sophomore
George Benson  as George Benson
Zariah Singletary  as Feature Teenager Subway Rider
Jimmy Ray Bennett  as Fantasy Audition Greeter
Kylie Kuioka  as Stage Daughter
Tess Goldwyn  as Heidi's Competition
Eddie Cooper  as Security Guard
David Guzman  as Dancer
Morgan Marcell  as Dancer
Pierson Salvador  as Tall Middle Schooler
Tamika Lawrence  as Drugstore Employee
Lucas Cardona  as Bar Mitzvah Dancer
Ryan Steele  as Dancer
Natasha Yvette Williams  as Principal
Brooks Ashmanskas  as Casting Director
Kayla Davion  as Assistant Choreographer
Selena-Marie Alphonse  as Splits Twin
Hailey Jade Panchame  as Bar Mitzvah Girl
Alexa De Barr  as Dancer
Blake Zelesnikar  as Dancer
Olivia Cece  as Dancer
Adrian Acosta  as Track Teammate
Ericka Hunter  as Dancer
Edward Watts  as Newscaster
Jackson Greenspan  as Zach (Bar Mitzvah Boy)
Mary-Mitchell Campbell  as Music Director
Anaseini Katoa  as Director
Keola Simpson  as Garret Kekoa
Charlie Kahler  as Tumbler Boy (as Charles Kahler)
Tilly Evans-Krueger  as Dancer
Ahmad Simmons  as Dancer
Ashley Blanchet  as Caterer #1
Jarred Manista  as Dancer
Daryl Tofa-Soriano  as Dancer
Sarah Beymer  as Dancer
Milanis Clark  as Young Screaming Girl #1
Julian Lee  as Young Screaming Boy #2
Justice Moore  as Dancer
Gabriel Amoroso  as Crying Kid at Audition
Mylee Rose  as Tall Girl
Carla Duren  as MTA Worker
Sharrod Williams  as Dancer
Tallulah Rose Sanders  as Bar Mitzvah Dancer
Finn Egan-Liang  as Jimmy Madison
Lucy Spiegel  as Bar Mitzvah Party Kid
Natalie Kaye Clater  as Kimmy
Cosima Ho  as Kind Girl
Andrea-Marie Alphonse  as Splits Twins
Michael Hegarty  as Sleepy Bus Passenger
Karla Puno Garcia  as Dancer
Christine Sienicki  as Dancer
Chad Burris  as Caterer #2
David Michael Garry  as Bus Driver #2
Jen Perry  as Random Tourist in Times Square
Michael Fatica  as Dancer
Cooper Lantz  as Young Screaming Boy #1
Brandt Martinez  as Dancer
Satori Folkes-Stone  as Dancer
Rayvon Southerland  as Cashier
Mike Baerga  as Dancer
Bo Burger  as Nate
Steve Crowley  as Dinosaur Guy #2
Angelica Maria Beliard  as Dancer
Gianna-Milani Cooley  as Bar Mitzvah Dancer
John McGinty  as Dinosaur Guy #1
Zuri Noelle Ford  as Dancer
Nikas Malmygin  as Bar Mitzvah Kid
Chloe Albino  as Middle School Kid
Adriana Ciociano  as Bar Mitzvah Dancer
Tori Scott  as Massage Therapist
Jacob Acevedo  as Bar Mitzvah Dancer

Release date

When is Better Nate Than Ever movie release date?

"Better Nate Than Ever" movie release date was scheduled to be on March 15, 2022 (El Capitan Theatre) and on April 1, 2022 (United States) distributing by Disney+.


What are Better Nate Than Ever filming details?

The duration of the film is 91 minutes.

"Better Nate Than Ever" movie is rated "PG", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Better Nate Than Ever movie?

"Better Nate Than Ever" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 6.1/10.

More information and reviews on "Better Nate Than Ever" movie you can get on the following websites.

IMDb is an online database of information related to films, television programs, home videos, video games, and streaming content online - including cast, production crew and personal biographies, plot summaries, trivia, ratings, and fan and critical reviews.

Better Nate Than Ever on IMDB is available at:

Wikipedia is a multilingual open-collaborative online encyclopedia created and maintained by a community of volunteer editors.

Better Nate Than Ever on Wikipedia is available at: