Based on the bestselling novel, THE SCENT OF RAIN & LIGHTNING tells the story of Jody Linder (Maika Monroe), a Midwestern twenty-something whose past resurfaces when the man convicted of killing her parents has his sentence pardoned. Jody begins to question the facts behind her parentsa deaths and gradually faces the possibility that the wrong man was convicted of the crime. The further Jody delves into the past, the more and more startling truths begin to emerge about her familyas tragic past, and Jody must put the pieces together to reveal the truth.

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  • Maggie Grace

    Maggie GraceActor

    Most recently, Maggie starred opposite Toby Kebbel in "Category 5", out in January. She starred opposite Scoot McNairy in "Aftermath", produced by Darren Aronofsky. Before that, she co-produced "The Scent of Rain and Lightning", in which she also starred alongside Maika Monroe and Justin Chatwin. Maggie reprised her lead role in Taken 3 (2014) opposite Liam Neeson. She saw tremendous success with Taken 2 (2012) that has earned $131,300,000 at the domestic box office and $348,351,000 worldwide since its October 2012 release. Maggie also starred as one of the leads in "About Alex", which had its premiere in Tribeca in 2014 and as the lead in Simon Helbergs comedy "We'll Always Have Paris" which premiered at SXSW. She also appeared in "Decoding Annie Parker", opposite Aaron Paul and in the role of "Irina" in the final installment of the Twilight franchise, "Twilight: Breaking Dawn", for Summit Entertainment. Maggie has also starred on Broadway in William Inge's Pulitzer Prize-winning "Picnic" directed by the Tony nominated director Sam Gold as well as an arc on the last season of Showtime's Californication (2007). Maggie was named one of Variety's Top 10 Actors to Watch. Her other credits include James Mangold's "Knight & Day" opposite Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz for Fox and Robin Swicord's "The Jane Austen Book Club" alongside Maria Bello and Emily Blunt.
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  • Maika Monroe

    Maika MonroeActor

  • Will Patton

    Will PattonActor

    Will Patton was born in Charleston, South Carolina. His father, Bill Patton, is a playwright, acting/directing instructor, and Lutheran minister. Patton attended the North Carolina School of the Arts. He has won two OBIE awards for best actor for the off-Broadway plays, Sam Shepard's "Fool for Love" and the Public Theatre production of "What Did He See?".
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  • Logan Miller

    Logan MillerActor

    Logan Miller was born on February 18, 1992 in Colorado, USA. He is an actor and editor, known for Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015), Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009) and Before I Fall (2017).
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