Mayim Bialik ('Maggie Goldman')
Mayim first gained acclaim for her portrayal of Bette Midler's character in BEACHES at the age of 12. She went on to star as Blossom in NBC's BLOSSOM from 1989-1994. She has also appeared with Woody Allen in his DON'T DRINK THE WATER for CBS. Mayim is completing her doctorate in Neuroscience and lives with her husband, bird, and cats in Los Angeles.
Josie Davis ('Carol Cavanaugh')
Josie recently finished shooting a new pilot for ABC with Jennifer Love Hewitt and Ed O'Neal. Her other credits include SONNY, opposite James Franco and directed by Nicholas Cage and LOTTO, an award winning short which Josie produced and starred in.
www.josiedavis.net
Joanna Clare Scott ('Joan Branson')
Joanna trained at The Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in London. She has worked in London both on stage and in television, including the acclaimed series KAVANAUGH, Q.C., starring John Thaw. Joanna wrote the screenplay for KALAMAZOO?, as well as producing the film with her sister, Dana E. Kowalski, through their company Londinium Productions. She currently resides in Los Angeles.
Claire Bloom ('Eleanor')
Claire made her second film appearance as the ingénue opposite Charlie Chaplin in LIMELIGHT. It was this film that thrust her into the international spotlight. Her impressive film credits include RICHARD III opposite Laurence Olivier, ALEXANDER THE GREAT, THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV, LOOK BACK IN ANGER, THE HAUNTING, CHARLY, A DOLL'S HOUSE, CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS, MIGHTY APHRODITE and most recently IMAGINING ARGENTINA with Antonio Banderas and Emma Thompson. Her television work includes the legendary mini-series BRIDESHEAD REVISITED, which garnered an Emmy and a BAFTA nomination, as well as her BAFTA winning performance in SHADOWLANDS.
Chita Rivera ('Giannina')
Chita began her career at the American School of Ballet in New York City, trained by the legendary George Ballanchine. On Broadway, she originated such classic roles as 'Anita' in WEST SIDE STORY, 'Rosie' in BYE BYE BIRDIE and 'Velma Kelly' in CHICAGO. She has won two Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical (THE RINK and KISS OF THE SPIDERWOMAN) and is the recipient of the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor. Her most recent Broadway appearance was opposite Antonio Banderas in the revival of NINE. Her film credits include SWEET CHARITY with Shirley MacLaine and a cameo in the Oscar winning film adaptation of CHICAGO.
Renée Taylor ('Golda')
Renée is known and loved as 'Sylvia Fine' from the television series 'THE NANNY', as well as 'Annabelle' from MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN. She is also an acclaimed writer with an Oscar nomination for LOVERS AND OTHER STRANGERS, and an Emmy award for the television special ACTS OF LOVE AND OTHER COMEDIES. Her other film credits include THE PRODUCERS, MADE FOR EACH OTHER, LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS and DELIRIOUS with John Candy.
Michael Boatman ('Special Angel Albert')
Michael is best known as 'Carter Heywood' from the popular television series SPIN CITY, as well as 'Stanley Babson' on ARLI$$ and 'Pvt. Samuel Beckett' on CHINA BEACH. His other notable television recurring and guest appearances include LAW & ORDER: SVU, LESS THAN PERFECT, CSI: MIAMI, QUANTUM LEAP and THE LARRY SAUNDERS SHOW. His film credits include HAMBURGER HILL and RUNNING ON EMPTY. Michael resides in New York with his wife and four children.
Dee Wallace Stone ('Susan Cavanaugh')
Dee is best known as her role as the MOM in ET: THE EXTRA TERRESTRIAL. She has starred in over 90 films, 300 commercials and been in over 35 TV shows. She runs one of the largest acting schools in Hollywood and is currently writing a book on healing.
Joanne Baron ('Mrs. Goldman')
Joanne's film credits include SPIDERMAN 2, THE PRINCE & ME, PITTSBURGH BLUES with Jeff Goldblum, INTOXICATING with John Savage, REAL GENIUS, VALLEY GIRL and the Sundance hit PERFUME with Paul Sorvino. Her television films include INTRODUCING DOROTHY DANDRIDGE with Halle Berry, THE PONDER HEART with Peter MacNicol and CRAZY IN LOVE with Holly Hunter and Frances McDormand.
Anne DeSalvo ('Mia Cacciani')
Anne has extensive film credits which include MY FAVORITE YEAR with Peter O'Toole, ARTHUR with Dudley Moore, UNSTRUNG HEROS, RADIOLAND MURDERS and THE AMATI GIRLS, which she wrote and directed. Her television work includes guest appearances and recurring roles on CSI: MIAMI, AMERICAN DREAMS, FELICITY, JUDGING AMY, ELLEN, L.A. LAW and CHEERS.
Bryce Lenon ('Jonathan Branson')
Bryce is based in Los Angeles and works primarily in Film and TV. Most recently he has guest-starred on CROSSING JORDAN and held a recurring role as ADA Chris Harrison in Lifetime's THE DIVISION. Bryce also has an MFA in Theatre from Temple University in Philadelphia. He is married to Abby, an interior designer, and has a wonderful 6-month old son, Calvin. Bryce would like to thank the people involved with KALAMAZOO? for making his stay in Michigan such a memorable one.
Steven Roy ('Paul')
Steven was born in Manchester, NH and grew up playing hockey. He has lived in Los Angeles for seven years. Steven wrote, produced, directed and starred in the award-winning-distributed short THE GUEST HOUSE. Loves Denzel Washington, hates green peppers.
Nathan Anderson ('Stephen')
Nathan is a native of Duluth, Minnesota and received his theatre degree from St. Olaf College (yes, there really is a St. Olaf ), followed by graduate work at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. His television work includes guest spots on WILL & GRACE, THE WEST WING, ENTERPRISE, FELICITY, BEVERLY HILLS 90210, STAR TREK VOYAGER, JAG, THE DIVISION, MURPPHY BROWN, BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, and a starring role as rock drummer Bill in SIGNS OF LIFE. Nathan has also appeared in numerous films including A VIEW FROM THE TOP, BOWFINGER, GODZILLA and THE SCHEME (opposite Jimmy Fallon). Most recently, Nathan starred as British rocker Proto Zoa in the Disney movie, ZENON-Z3.
Larry Sullivan ('Nate')
Larry was born in New Haven, CT and grew up in Kissimmee, FL. His film and television appearances include WILL & GRACE, SIX FEET UNDER, THE WEST WING, ER, THE SHIELD, CSI, RUSH HOUR, CATWOMAN and THE TRIP (Best Actor Award - Dallas Film Festival). He has been seen in dozens of commercials and was in the National Tour of MISS SAIGON. Larry currently resides in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Willison ('Sheryl')
Jennifer hails from Hawaii and has an extensive theatre background from Pittsburgh, Ohio and Chicago. She has most recently fallen in love with on camera work and has several national commercials running as well as small films.
www.jenniferwillison.com
Ted Raimi ('Angel')
Ted is a native of Detroit, MI and the youngest of the three Raimi brothers. His unique acting ability has landed him in a variety of roles, playing both good guys and villains, in television and films. His credits include PATRIOT GAMES, CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER, CANDYMAN, BORN YESTERDAY, STUART SAVES HIS FAMILY and FOR LOVE OF THE GAME. Ted is probably best known for his recurring roles on seaQuest DSV, XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS.
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Mary-Margaret Lewis ('Melanie Rosen') Suzanne Parish ('Minnie Rosen')
David Monahan ('Jim Sanderson') Michael McClendon ('Darren')
Jill Moton ('Darren's Mother') Jeffrey Patterson ('Toby')
Michael Ryan Way ('Bouncer') Nicolas Pangborn ('Doug')
Gabriel Bologna ('Alan') Courteney J. Brown ('Dan')
Mike McKelly ('Brad') Christopher M. Cheaney ('Caterer #1')
Frederick Garcia ('Caterer # 2') Anna Kristin McKown ('Beth')
Dana E. Kowalski ('Aloof Server')