(Real Housewives of Westeros, COPS, Freedom Kids, Sexy Halloween Time, Pussyhood, Angela vs Bath Body Works, DICK, Miss Americups)
Kat grew up in Cleveland, OH, studied Shakespeare in the UK, produced experimental theatre in Prague, and received her BFA in Theatre Performance from the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio U before moving to LA and enrolling in clown school. She’s since found her home in indie comedies and music-driven projects including as “OJ: The Musical” (Best Feature – Friars Club), “Girl Band in the Men’s Room” (Best in Theatre – Hollywood Fringe), and “Thug Tunnel” (Winner – A Little New Music Award for Outstanding Songwriting). Kat fell in love with improv in 2009 and has performed at UCB, iO West, NerdMelt, and at regional comedy festivals with her award-winning musical improv troupe Robot Teammate & The Accidental Party. They were named “Best of the Fest” at San Diego Improv Festival 2016, and regularly teach, write scripted musical content, and perform every Friday onTwitch.tv/GeekandSundry. WEBSITE IMDB
(COPS, Ashley Madison Reactions, Red Lobster Guys, Intervention:Santa Edition, Real Housewives of Westeros, Zola, Pussyhood, Sumbrella Scout Cookies, Ms. Americups)
Born and raised in the sweltering jungles of South Florida, he is now in LA and chasing his dreams like a pit bull obsessed with cars. While living in Miami Victor had a guest star role on the USA Network TV Show Burn Notice, he obtained his SAG card, packed his car, and drove to Los Angeles. Victor is a trained Meisner actor graduating from the William Alderson Studio’s 2 year program in Hollywood California where he studied with Bill Alderson, and where he continues to study in Bill’s graduate program. He has also been trained at the Groundlings School Of Improv. Victor has quickly realized while writing this that no one reads these things, and would like to share with the world his love for interpretive dance. His YouTube page has over 14 subscribers and has accumulated dozens of hits over the past few years. WEBSITE IMDB
(COPS, Ashley Madison Reactions, Red Lobster Guys, Snapped:Black Friday, Real Housewives of Westeros, Sexy Halloween Time, DICK)
Jennifer spent 18 years performing in theatre & opera before she made the move out west. She primarily grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio where she began her classical voice studies and bounced around the east coast theatre scene. Once she landed in LA, she quickly fell into the indie film world; where she has won several awards including Best Short Film at the L-DUB Film Festival (2015) for the film My Center Will Not Hold in which she produced & acted in. Jennifer has also been a part of several web series & online sketches that you can find somewhere lost in the inter-webs. Currently in pre-pro, she is a co-creator on the darkly comedic musical web series Level Up. IMDB INSTAGRAM
Jeremy D Howard
(Zenius, Zola, Sumbrella Scout Cookies, Sumbrella Goes To FroyoMA, COPS)
Jeremy has a bigger than life personality with a genuine heart. Having a mother as a pastor keeps him spiritually and mentally grounded in his career. He was raised in the deep south of Alabama, and his background as the choir director at his local church, combined with experience as a big and tall model, created the foundation for his love of acting. After shooting several commercials and short films in his hometown, he relocated to Hollywood to further his career in acting, modeling, and singing. This year Jeremy became a main cast member of the newly rebooted MadTV show on the CW! WEBSITE IMDB
Eric Price is an actor, comedian and master impressionist originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Price is best known as a recurring cast member on MADtv during its 14th Season. He is also known for his roles in Reno 911!, Breaking Bad, 2 Broke Girls, Key and Peele, and lots more. IMDB
(Real Housewives of Westeros, COPS)
(Zola, COPS, Marco Rubio StandUp Special)
Eddie Mujica is an actor, writer and improviser in Los Angeles. He is an alumnus of The Second City e.t.c. theatre in Chicago, where he wrote and performed in two critically-acclaimed revues, Apes of Wrath and Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? Eddie previously traveled the country performing with The Second City National Touring Company as well as his Harold team Winter Formal at iO Chicago. In 2015, he was named one of the “Hot New Faces of Chicago Theater” by the Chicago Tribune. Eddie’s “hot new face” could not withstand another cold, Chicago winter so he moved to California after being selected for the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase. He currently makes sketch videos with his comedy duo DUVAL, performs live around town, and plays basketball every Saturday because BALL IS LIFE. He was also a performer in the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase. WEBSITE IMDB
Kyle Monaghan is a musician and actor from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He has dedicated 13 years of his life to singing, writing and performing music. His recording career has just started with his first self titled EP “Kyle Monaghan EP”. After performing as Jesus in an off broadway production of Jesus Christ Superstar Kyle moved west to follow his dreams. He is now street performing in the LA area and honing his craft. To find out more about Kyle and where he’s performing next follow him on Facebook or Twitter. IMDB
Ego Nwodim is an actor-writer-improviser-cupcake connoisseur from Baltimore, MD. After graduating from the University of Southern California with a degree in Biology, Ego put her pricey diploma in the recycling bin and began taking classes at the UCB Theatre in 2012. Thanks to her teachers at UCB, Ego has come to find montages, tag-runs and obnoxious, but grounded characters far more enjoyable and fulfilling than photosynthesis and Punnett squares, though Punnett squares are actually pretty cool. Ego is a performer on the UCB Harold team Rococo and Maude team The New Deal. She was also a performer in the 2016 JFL New Faces Characters showcase and the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase. She is currently a cast member on SNL! IMDB TWITTER
Suilma Rodriguez-Tang is an actor and comedic improviser with 15 years of performing experience. She started her career with a principal role in Disney Channel’s Gotta Kick It Up! which was eventually translated and released worldwide. Other experience includes over 20 short films and a successful national commercial career. A jack of all trades, Suilma produces, writes, directs, and edits short form content. She can be seen in the feature length indie comedy, Love in Moreno Valley (2015) opposite of Mr. Show’s John Ennis and at improv venues performing with the troupe No You Don’t, Oprah! WEBSITE IMDB
(Sumbrella Goes To FroyoMA)
Katie Malia (birth name Kathryn Malia Knoernschild) was born in Southern California to parents of Japanese and German descent. Katie’s interest and appreciation for the arts began at a very young age; her mother, a former dancer, exposed Katie to the theatre and enrolled her in dance before formal education began.Katie was an avid classical pianist and ballet dancer studying with The Boston Ballet and Joffrey Ballet, and her love of the arts and academics soon brought her to New York where she was accepted into the Juilliard School for dance but ultimately decided to double major in English Lit and Dance from Barnard College of Columbia University instead.While continuing a dance and commercial career in both New York and Los Angeles, Katie transitioned to acting and comedy, attending a Shakespeare and Contemporary Arts summer program at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London. She continues to study, write and perform sketch at iO West, The Nerdist, Upright Citizens Brigade and The Groundlings and was a performer and writer for the 2016 CBS Diversity Comedy Showcase. WEBSITE IMDB
(Sumbrella Scout Cookies)
Kaitlyn Tanimoto is currently an actor on the Maude Team The New Deal. Hailing from Orange County, CA, she was recently a performer/writer for the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase. She has a B.A. in Political Science from UC San Diego, which comes in handy, rarely to never. Before pursuing comedy, she lived in Japan for 2 years teaching English through the JET Program. Kaitlyn loves crafting and reading about WWII. IMDB
(Trump TV Network Promo)
Grace Serrano was born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico and grew up outside of Orlando, Florida. Some of her favorite theatre credits include Enemy at The Arena Stage, Legitimate Violence at The Blank Theatre, 365 Days / 365 Plays at The Nadine McGuire Theatre, Legends at Miles Wilkin, Layover in L.A at hereandnow Theatre Co., A Line is Drawn at Ruby Tuesday at Studio C, and Blood on Gold at The Cox Theatre. Grace starred in the feature film Thou Shalt Not Kill, and has been seen in dozens of short films and national commercials. She recently completed principal photography on the one hour pilot presentation of Hummingbird. Grace is on the executive board of Dog House Films and holds a BA in Theatre Arts from the University of Florida. IMDB INSTAGRAM
(Trump TV Network Promo)
Krystyna Ahlers is best known for her roles in feature films Girls Gone Dead, Altered Reality, and Last Ride on the Midwest Pacific, as well as national commercial spots including Oral B, Johnson & Johnson, and The American Heart Association. She currently trains with Larry Moss (acting/theatre) and Adele Cabot (voice). Additional training with Lesly Khan and Aaron Speiser. Recent credits include feature films Buckshotand The Demo. Krystyna also works as a pop singer/songwriter; her song We’ll Light It Up was recently the opening song in the Lifetime movie Flirting with Madness. IMDB INSTAGRAM
Scott Ryan Yamamura
(Sumbrella Scout Cookies)
Scott Ryan Yamamura is an actor and director, known for Space Janitors, Space Riders: Division Earth, and Word, a Skateboard Film. Scott was a performer for the 2016 CBS Diversity Comedy Showcase.
(Sumbrella Scout Cookies)
Chadwick Armstrong is an actor/producer who hails from Stuart, Florida. He played Justin Timberlake in “Not Another Celebrity Movie” and is about to be eaten by Zombies in “When the Fever Breaks”. In addition to producing and acting, he self produces online movie reviews for Armstrong Entertainment garnering nearly two million views on YouTube. He’s a James Dean enthusiast and believes he might have been born 50 years too late but he’s perfectly fine living in this century. He also has a cat named Monty. YOUTUBE IMDB
(Real Housewives of Westeros, Sexy Halloween Time)
Estelle was born in Nice, France. After graduating from La Sorbonne in Paris with a degree in Cinematography and Theatre, she decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career where she studied the Meisner Technique with teacher William Alderson. She studied at the Acting International school in Paris as well as at the Richard Brander school of Acting of Los Angeles. Estelle has always yearned to create strong character driven stories. She is studying the art of screenwriting at the Twin Bridges Salon with her mentor, former UCLA screenwriting teacher, Joe Bratcher. She is currently writing her first feature length script. Estelle is also a confirmed and professional dancer. She is fluent in English and French. IMDB
Natasha Arancini is a Perth-born, Melbourne-based actress. She has recently completed her final unit in a Law/Commerce degree at the University of Western Australia, and is now persuing a career as an actress with the aim of obtaining an O1 visa and moving to the United States to work in the film industry. What she currently lacks in professional experience she makes up for in training. She frequently visits the US to intensively train at schools including Beverly Hills Playhouse, Second City, and Matthew Barry Teaches. She has also been selected numerous times to travel to the USA as part of talent development programs including the Professional Actors Masterclass and Glee Club Australia, run by the Australian Institute of Performing Arts.
Stuart Macleod was brought up in Peterhead, Scotland. He attended Buchanhaven primary school and Peterhead Academy. Stuart has twice won Young Magician of the Year for Scotland – for 1995/1996 and 1996/1997. Stuart Macleod graduated from Aberdeen University where he studied philosophy and psychology. Stuart used to perform street magic in Aberdeen along with Barry Jones and one of their own produced videos was watched by the makers of Derren Brown’s magic shows, Objective Productions. This resulted in their first television appearance on the Channel 4 program Magick as BARRY AND STUART. They made four 30 minute shows and Magick was nominated for a Golden Globe award.
JAHNNA LEE RANDALL
Jahnna Lee Randall moved from Wisconsin/Minnesota to California to achieve her dream of working in the entertainment industry. During the morning, she’s filming; during the day, she auditions and acts, and during the night, she writes until the break of dawn when she starts it all over again. Jahnna Lee realized not only does she want to act, but she enjoys being behind the camera as well. She started a film company of her own called “Why Wait Productions” and started writing and directing films. Jahnna Lee’s acting training has been under Robert Carnegie learning the Meisner technique at Playhouse West, improv intensive at Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB), Killian’s commercial workshop, comedy intensive with Lesly Kahn, Sketch Writing at UCB, and vocal dialect with Carolyn Fallin to help tone down her Midwestern accent for auditions!
DAVID C. REYNOLDS
Dave Reynolds began his comedy download the day he sat down and accidentally broke two desks during english class. Now he reboots daily right off of Sunset Blvd and wanders the plains of Hollywood performing with Robot Teammate & the Accidental Party, doing sketch comedy HaHas with Charney Comedy and generally just having a good ole time.
(DICK, Red Lobster Guys)
Ravi Naidu’s path to Hollywood started with a 90-day silent meditation program where he decided to pursue work that really meant something to him. So he quit his job, sold most of his stuff and moved from Atlanta to LA. Some of his credits include Homeland, Jane The Virgin, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Sneaky Pete, Seal Team, Adam Ruins Everything, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Loki, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Million Dollar Arm and he’s writing and producing a YouTube web series, BrownTown.
(The Red Lobster Guys)
Writer. Creative Director. Producer. Filmmaker. Good with words and stuff.
I write. I direct. I produce. I try to make people laugh. I’ve been fortunate enough to work with the likes of WWE, Post Foods, McDonalds, ehow.com, and a bunch of other fine folks. Cheating Strategy is a means to talk about the things and people I love. As well as to to showcase a handful of the fun things I’m occasionally playing with.