PEN15 is described by Hulu as middle school as it really happened. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle play versions of themselves as 13-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual 13-year-olds, where the best day of your life can turn into your worst with the stroke of a gel pen.
The events of PEN15 season 1 take place in the American high school of 2000s. This is the main focus of the sorrows and joys of any teenager. Every day can turn into a worst nightmare due to one stroke of an ordinary gel pen. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle will play thirteen years old schoolgirls to enhance the comedy effect, while the rest of the cast, depicting students, will consist of real teenagers.Read more »