"This year definitely won't be as bad as the others" (2).
"Why don't you have your mom and dad give me a call?" (33).
"No, so I can ask their permission to use you in a new movie I'm working on." (33).
"So you can tell them what a good thinker and planner I am?" (33).
"Stop being such a jerk." (42).
"You're the jerk. Your scene will probably be cut from the movie anyway." (42)
Derek and Matt are in school bored waiting to get out of their history class. All they want to do is go up to the park and do parkour. Derek is thinking about what he is going to draw next in his notebook to pass time by.
"Why do I have to wear a wig and a witch's hat?" (59).
"Didn't you read the script?" (60).
While Derek and Matt are practicing their parkour skills a guy tells them that they look good and tells them about a movie he wants to shoot. He asks the kids if they are interested in being in the movie to do some scenes. He goes by the name of Tony Marshall.
"Of how Frank almost died?" (136).
"No. That actions have consequences." (136).
Derek and Matt get into an argument because Derek gets to do a scene in the movie but Matt does not. Matt gets jealous and shows the school and embarrassing video of Derek. Derek decides not to talk to Matt anymore.
Derek is at the movie set and is getting ready to do his scene and finds out that he has to dress up as a girl when he does the stunt. He realizes that Matt will make fun of him for it.
Derek fails to complete his half of the contract with his parents and is punished for it. They are going to get rid of his pet monkey since he didn't do well in school or take care of the monkey.
After Derek makes all of his problems up to his parents and proves to them that he is responsible the get the pet monkey back. Derek also talked to Matt and the two eventually became friends and supported each other no matter what happened.