ALYSSA SIMON (Beth) is an award-winning theatre and film actor who has performed modern works, classics, cabarets and musicals in the U.S., Argentina and the Caribbean. She was selected as A Person Of The Year by Martin Denton of nytheatre.com for her acting work and she is also a Master Mason at the Caffe Cino award-winning Brick Theater as well as a Friend of Flux, the NYIT award-winning Flux Ensemble.
BRIAN SILLIMAN (Frederick) Film credits include THE BIG BAD, EARTHKILLER, BATTLE: NEW YORK - DAY 2, A BRIEFCASE FULL OF KNIVES and THE ALBINO CODE. Theatre credits include H4 (Falstaff) at New York's Theater Row, the national tours of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS (Egeon, Nell, Courtesan, Officer) and THE ILIAD: BOOK ONE (Agamemnon) with Aquila, and five seasons with the Summer Theatre of New Canaan, featuring A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM (Bottom), TWELFTH NIGHT (Sir Toby), THE TAMING OF THE SHREW (Gremio), HENRY IV (Falstaff) and CAROUSEL (Starkeeper). In New York he has worked extensively with Gideon Productions, The Pumpkin Pie Show, American Globe, Resonance Ensemble, The Rapid Response Team, The Soundtrack Series, Nosedive Productions and The Vampire Cowboys' Saturday Night Saloon.
JESSI GOTTA (Leigh) is a NYC-based filmmaker and actor. A few of her NYC stage credits include: Rosalind in AS YOU LIKE IT, Boomerang Theatre Co.; Josie in INFECTIOUS OPPORTUNITY for FringeNYC; The Brick Theater's MEMOIRS OF MY NERVOUS ILLNESS and THE KUNG FU IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST; and TEMPTATION for the Vaclav Havel Festival. She has appeared in three installments of Nosedive Productions' annual Grand Guignol NYC stage anthology, THE BLOOD BROTHERS PRESENT..., including 2008's "THE MASTER OF HORROR," which featured stage adaptations of several Stephen King short stories.
Jessi’s film acting credits include: THEY WILL OUTLIVE US ALL, THE BIG BAD, ANNIVERSARY DINNER, LATE NIGHT LOCAL, ABSCOND VALLEY, REVENGE OF THE PROM, and WATCHING. Her performances in THE BIG BAD and ANNIVERSARY DINNER both earned Jessi a nomination for Best Actress from the 2011 and 2012 Maverick Movie Awards. ANNIVERSARY DINNER also earned Jessi a nomination for Best Actress from the Charlotte Horror Fest. THEY WILL OUTLIVE US ALL won Jessi the Best Lead Actress award from the 2013 Route 66 International Film Festival. www.jessigotta.com