CAST & CREW

CAST & CREW

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NEXT IS THE ONE - HOME PAGE

NEXT IS THE ONE - HOME PAGE


CAST & CREW


DIRECTOR, WRITER, PRODUCER

 

Polina Gorman

Polina began her film and theater career on stage as an actress.  Off stage, she has worked in various facets of the film industry, from behind the scenes of a feature film “Friends with Benefits” (Justin Timberlake & Mila Kunis)  to commercials including Lenny Kravitz - NBA on TNT spot. She has collaborated, in producing and directing, on number of short films and theater plays. Her background and experience as a photographer, trained dancer & actress (wiith teachers like Sheila Grey and Kathleen Turner) and BFA from Fashion Institute of Technology in Interior Design, has shaped her creativity. She is fascinated by storytelling, human nature, emotions and truth. 

CO-PRODUCER

 

Daniel McConnell

Danny is a storyteller and an aspiring freelance film producer. Danny loves to tell stories and wants his stories to positively affect the lives of others. He is currently a Social Media Manager and Editing Writer for Machete Media Productions. Danny has had various jobs as a Production Assistant, including a feature film produced by James Franco. He has also worked on an Indie short film and a series of commercials, for the "Get Out The Vote Campaign". Danny graduated from Saint Thomas Aquinas College with a degree in Management, with a concentration in Film Production. Danny is also a co-producer for "Next Is The One" and is producing a film set to shoot in the winter, while working on his own personal projecting including adapting screenplays and acting in various productions. Overall, Danny loves to tell stories and wants to spend his life telling stories through media.

CAST

 
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Amanda Bishop - ALICE 

Amanda Bishop is an actor/singer/writer.  Recent acting work includes Law & Order: SVU, the McKittrick Hotel Follies (home of Sleep No More), the Sydney Theatre Company and studying at UCB, NYC. She has also co-written and co-produced for stage and television, such as At Home With Julia for ABC TV, now screening on HULU in USA.

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Peter Duncanson - GOOD GUY TRIP

 

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Benjamin Pelletier - I DON"T KNOW JOHN

 

 
 
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Nicolas Beaudry - YOUNG DYLAN 

 

Patrick Michael Valley - HANDSOME DAN

 

Jared Prudoff Smith - ALEX

 

Martin Harvey - IAN

Martin is a trained British actor and former professional ballet dancer who was recently dubbed "commandingly sexy..." by the New York Times. His early acting credits include; Michael, west end production of Peter Pan, Oliver, west end production of Oliver, Young Pip (opposite Sir Anthony Hopkins) in Disney's Great Expectations, Dominic Barber in the Central TV pilot, Zero Option and the same character in the resulting series, Saracen. At 11 years old he joined the Royal Ballet School, graduating at 17 into London's Royal Ballet Company. In a 12 year career he danced many principal roles, including; Crown Prince Rudolf in Mayerling, Onegin in Onegin, Colas in La Fille Mal Gardee, Lescaut in Manon and Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet. He then went on to appear as Johnny Castle in the hit west end production of Dirty Dancing, for which he received the UK Critics' Circle Spotlight Award. Martin is now based out of New York where he has appeared on screen alongside Alan Rickman and William H. Macy, on TV in Gossip Girl and All My Children and on stage with the Metropolitan Opera in Carmen and Manon Lescaut. He also received rave reviews for his portrayals of Zach in A Chorus Line and the Carnival Boy in Carousel.

 

Karen Marie Richardson - LISA

A native of Chicagoland area, Karen Marie (though known nationally for her vocals) is a songwriter, actress, teacher, and musician. Karen just wrapped a scene in the upcoming movie adaptation of the Michael John Lachiusa musical Hello Again. This summer, Karen Marie is currently performing in the Off Broadway hit Sleep No More as jazz chanteuse Stella Sinclair. You may have also seen Karen Marie on television as of late, vocally supporting Grammy award nominated artist Andra Day on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Wendy Williams Show, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, or Live With Kelly and Michael. She is featured on the pilot episode of Vinyl, directed by Martin Scorsese, on HBO.

 

John Carey - DOG OWNER STEVEN

Since moving to New York City, John been a jack of trades. He has performed improv at UCB and the PIT. John produced and starred in a web pilot about working in restaurants. He was a part of the creating of an indie feature, where he a pot-smoking preacher. Mom didn’t like that too much. He is part of a writing team. The best is coming! Better yet the best is here!

 

Theodore - RUFFUS

He's actually a soft coated Wheaton terrier. The original labradoodle.

 

Gui Agustini - SEPARATED DAVE

Gui Agustini was born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil. At the age of 17, he began his professional career as an actor and model in Venezuela, while also being projected to the neighboring countries such as Colombia and Ecuador. He trained as an actor at the Miami Acting Studio for 2 years, and at the Tom Todoroff Conservatory in NYC.

 

Clyde Voce - PLAYER DAMIEN

Nominated for Best Lead Actor in a musical at the Midtown International Theatre Festival in Love lies the musical. Written and directed by 3 time Tony Award winner Hinton Battle.

 

Polina Gorman - STELLA

Polina began her film and theater career on stage as an actress.  Off stage, she has worked in various facets of the film industry, from behind the scenes of a feature film “Friends with Benefits” (Justin Timberlake & Mila Kunis)  to commercials including Lenny Kravitz - NBA on TNT spot. She has collaborated, in producing and directing, on number of short films and theater plays. Her background and experience as a photographer, trained dancer & actress (wiith teachers like Sheila Grey and Kathleen Turner) and BFA from Fashion Institute of Technology in Interior Design, has shaped her creativity. She is fascinated by storytelling, human nature, emotions and truth. 

 

Shawn Patrick Gianella - SILVER FOX NED

Shawn is not only a “Triple Threat” but has been featured in many radio and internet spots for Voiceover. His Acting has spanned off Bway Theater, numerous Commercials and Shorts/Indies. Included in TV was one of the most pivotal 30 Rock roles. 
At present he is part of both a Duet and Trio in Tenor range, performing Ballads and romantic selections, spanning from the 30’s to the 60’s at upscale venues. 

 

Chris Clark - GUY

CREW

 

Alexa Wolf - Director of Photography

Alexa is a director of photography with a sophisticated visual sense built on a deep knowledge of cinematic history and an eye for finding beauty in the moment. With years of experience in both the camera and lighting departments, her creative visual storytelling is backed by a comprehensive knowledge of modern cameras and lighting techniques. Drawn to filmmaking as a collaborative art form, she enjoys nothing more than a day on set with a camera on her shoulder and a great story unfolding before the lens.

1st AC

Ruben D. Morales - Sound

 

Mike Mazzuca - 2nd AC

Mike's favorite animal is the wolf. Favorite book is currently Game of Thrones. Favorite house, House Stark of Winterfell. Mike is fresh out of college with a degree in journalism and broadcasting from The University of Scranton. He is excited to meet new people and work together on new projects. Growing up, he was interested in acting, joining high school and university theatre. Since writing for/about athletic teams and university retreats, Mike has become interested in creative writing and sports journalism. His dream is to combine sports and film into feature film one day.