RICKY MABE - "DAVID"
Ricky Mabe was born and raised in Montreal, Canada, where as a kid, he fell in love with film and hockey.
Not being particularly gifted in hockey, Ricky decided to try his hand at acting. He began doing voices on children's cartoons (Arthur, Little Lulu, Caillou) and proceeded to work on youth television shows (Are You Afraid of the Dark, Goosebumps, Flash Forward, Lassie).
After working as an actor & comedian for many years in Canada, Ricky moved to Los Angeles where he worked on pilots for Fox & Warner Brothers and a series lead on ABC Family's Beautiful People. He has also worked on numerous films including Zack & Miri Make a Porno, The Trotsky, The Wild Hunt and Goon. Ricky has recently written, produced and starred in a pilot for IFC entitled Gigi’s Bucket List, based off of the website he created WeatherFrom.com. He can also be seen in upcoming episodes of Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s TV series, HitRECord, on the Pivot network.
CONOR LESLIE - "NICOLE"
Conor Leslie began acting at the age of 15 in New York. After graduating a year early from high school in her hometown of New Jersey, she moved into Manhattan to continue working in national commercials, television and films.
Since then she has made numerous appearances on TV and in film work. Her film and TV credits include The Man in the High Castle, Hawaii Five-O, Parts Per Billion, Klondike, Campus Life, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, 90210, No Ordinary Family, Rizzoli & Isles, Revenge and many others. Now in Los Angeles, Conor splits her time between work in both NYC and LA.
ZOë CHAO - "JAMIE"
Zoë Chao, born and raised in Rhode Island, is a recent transplant to LA. Up until this
year, she spent most of her time on stage and in school. She received her BA
in the History of Art and Architecture from Brown University and her MFA in
acting from UC San Diego.
Zoë loves the stage and has also appeared on HBO's The Comeback as Shayna, the CW's Hart of Dixie as Dr. Lee and co-starred on Lifetime's The Protector.
PATRICK O'SULLIVAN - "SLEAZY GUY"
Patrick just wrapped 2 seasons as Alien Johnny Unitas on ABC's The Neighbors and guest stars this season on Adult Swim's Hot Package. He has also guested on ABC's Happy Endings, Comedy Central's Free Radio and is the creator of the hit impersonator stage shows All About (Christopher) Walken and All About Jack (Nicholson). He had a two year run as Gary Busey in Point Break Live! and his one man show Young Sully was chosen as a S.F. Chronicle Pick of the Week and for the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin. Patrick is a fixture on the L.A. standup scene and writes for Nickelodeon's Awesomeness TV and the popular internet channel Totally Sketch. He also produced a new documentary on Lenny Bruce titled Looking for Lenny that IFC.COM named #1 on their "10 Great Documentaries about Comedians" list. On the big screen, Patrick was seen in the AMC Theaters horror release Smiley in 2012. This former rock vocalist, jazz radio D.J. and scoreboard operator for the S.F. Giants and 49ers pretty much likes to do every crazy creative thought that comes into his mind. His latest venture is the creation of a live stage parody of the 1987 high school film Summer School.
GEORGIA REED - "SARA"
Georgia Reed's first love is dance. She has performed with the Kansas City Ballet, Ballet Hispanico in New York City, Astra Dance Theatre in Los Angeles, and as a guest artist in various projects for stage, film and television, including CSI: NY and the film Awaking - now screening in festivals worldwide. Georgia has toured with the band Los Lobos, and most recently choreographed two solos, one of which she performed for the premiere of internationally-acclaimed digital scenographer ANAITTE in Davenport, Iowa. With over 25 film and television credits, she continues to work as an actress, dancer and choreographer for both stage and screen. Georgia has been featured in "The New York Times," "The Los Angeles Times," The Cincinnati Post," "The Tolucan Times," and "The St. Louis Post Dispatch."
JIM NIEB - "WRITER'S GROUP LEADER"
Born in Ohio, Jim grew up in northern Virginia, and now works out of Los Angeles. Jim's wide range of comedy experience includes improv, sketch, and standup; also he is adept at juggling, magic, fire eating, and impersonations. Currently he is the Improv Comedy Department creator/head at Playhouse West in North Hollywood.
He has performed with many different groups, including ComedySportz (Washington, DC), the Bloody Drama Comedy Show at the Maryland Renaissance Festival, and the Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit (Children’s National Medical Center in DC and the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Maryland). After moving to California he began appearing with Top Story! Weekly at IO West, and The Society.
Jim has been cast in supporting roles in a number of feature films, including Changeling, Meet the Spartans, and the new Star Trek movie; he also played George W. Bush in Dirty Beautiful director Tim Bartell's earlier web series Fun With War Crimes. Jim has guest starred on television shows such as The Bill Engvall Show and 12 Miles of Bad Road. Recently he has been delighting audiences with bits on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
JORDAN MONAGHAN - "KAT"
Jordan Monaghan is an actress and model from Michigan. She now works out of Los Angeles and New York.
Her film and TV credits include: True Blood, True Jackson, VP, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Cavemen, and upcoming movies including: I Remember You, Casual Encounters, Misirlo, and The Wanting Mare.
Jordan is also a Co-Executive Producer on Dirty Beautiful.
DARIN HEAMES - "ARMSTRONG"
As the son of a Navy Commander and an Artist, Darin Heames lived and traveled extensively
throughout the US and Europe, before ending up in Los Angeles, where he discovered
Most recently, he completed the feature films Of Fortune and Gold, Alice Hunter's Jesus In Cowboy Boots, CBGB, It’s Not You…It’s Me, and the
independent features Deceived, Deadly Catch, Suburban Gothic, Dirty Beautiful, The Grounds, A Cloud So High, and Arcadia. On TV, he can be seen in guest starring or recurring roles on shows such as Sons of Anarchy, Perception, Rake, Blue, CSI, Castle, the Mentalist, Justified, Parenthood, and In Plain Sight.
Some of his other film credits include Jonah Hex with Josh Brolin, Simone with Al Pacino, The Foot Shooting Party with Leonardo Di Caprio, as well as the comedy P.C.U with Jeremy Piven and Jon Favreau, and The Thacker Case with Gabriel Mann and Eliza Dushku, to name a few.
Darin has appeared in a number of television movies and mini-series including the historical epic The Rough Riders, the western Aces 'n Eights, as well as the Hallmark movie O…Pioneers, the BBC miniseries Tales of the City, and the FOX movie of the week Alien Nation. He has guest-starred on numerous other television series, including Prison Break, Without A Trace, 24, NYPD Blue, Charmed, The District, Tales From the Crypt, Vanished, Joan of Arcadia, For the People, 10-8, Buffy
The Vampire Slayer and Party of Five.
Also a singer-songwriter, he completed his first album in 1998 entitled Orphan Gonna Rise and when not acting or writing, he can be found producing and recording music.
STU JAMES - "MARCUS"
Stu James is a native of Atlanta and a graduate of Morehouse College (B. A. in Finance). He performed as Harpo in Oprah Winfrey’s The Color Purple, 1st Natl Tour (NAACP Theatre Award Nom. & Black Theatre Alliance Nom.). Broadway: RENT (Benny); Off-Broadway/Regional: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (Adrian) Pasadena Playhouse, Hoodoo Love, (Ace), (Craig Noel Award Nom., San Diego Critics' Circle), Barnstormer Workshop (Walter/Tim), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Andre), Once On This Island (Agwe ) & Cotton Patch Gospel (Tim). Films: Dirty Beautiful, Truth Be Told, Bill Condon's Dreamgirls, Joey Dedios’ Downtown A Street Tale; CTP’s Golden Inheritance. TV credits: The Neighbors, Modern Family, Happy Endings, All My Children, General Hospital and several commercials (Applebee's, AT&T, USAA, Casino Arizona/Talking Stick Resort, Ga. Lottery, Hyundai Sonata & IHOP). He is a partner in Creatively Touched Productions. He’s thankful for strong DETERMINATION and his family & friends for unwavering support. Stu is available at www.stujames.net, on FB and Twitter. “I AM Grateful”.
KELLY TIGHE - "DREAM WOMAN"
Kelly Tighe is a native North Carolinian. She currently lives in Los Angeles and her TV and film work includes Glee, Hollywood Inc., the short films Dealing, Broken Wing, and The Business of the Show.
She recently added Director to her talents when directing her first short film, Bartender's Lament.
NICOLE J. ADELMAN - "INNOCENT WRITER"
Nicole J. Adelman graduated from New York University with a degree in the Classics, British/American Drama & Performance Writing.
She has spent much of her time in theatre and also loves to sing. She has been in several films including Ends Runway, Medea, A Short Spring, and Chemical Cut. Her TV work includes a recurring role on AMC's Mad Men, a feature in Swingtown, and producing and acting in Old Dogs & New Tricks.