Seventeen year old Marnie Holland is the popular girl with money, a lot of friends, and dating the star athlete. On the inside she struggles with her mom leaving, and her father not being around much due to his job.
Flint Rogers is the opposite, he's not popular in school, but outside of school his band is a big deal. He struggles to help his mom make ends meet to make up for his deadbeat dad.
Their worlds collide when they are asked to step into each other’s shoes for a school project. As they start to form a bond Marnie’s life begins to fall apart, and Flint is there to put the pieces back together. They could be happy, but Marnie struggles with the idea of falling for someone who isn’t popular. Will Marnie choose love over popularity? Or will her popular girl attitude keep her from a chance at love?