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Jeremy Ray Valdez – Danny Perez
Jeremy is a talented and successful actor who enhances each of his roles with an apparent passion and natural charm. Having nearly two-dozen roles on some of the hottest shows on television and several exciting film projects, he easily engages audiences with his abilities. Valdez stars in the 24 webisode spin-off on Fox.com called The Rookie, a role that came to him following his appearances in two Emmy Award-winning episodes during season five of 24.
Valdez is also no stranger to primetime television, and has had recurring roles on hit shows including ER, Veronica Mars, Drake & Josh and guest starring roles on 24, CSI: NY, JAG, The Shield, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, That's So Raven, Medical Investigation, Boston Public and One on One. He also starred in HBO's critically acclaimed TV Movie, Walkout, directed by Edward James Olmos. Additionally, Jeremy has had two feature films debut at the Sundance Film Festival two years in a row, La Mission and All She Can.
Jesús Ochoa – Gabriel Carrera
Jesús is a renowned award winning actor from Hermosilla, Sonora, Mexico with an extensive list of achievements in theater, film and television.
His film credits include: Get The Gringo (2012), Saving Private Perez (2011), Aquí Entre Nos (2011) *Best Actor Award at the Guadalajara International Film Festival, Quantum of Solace (2008), Paraíso Travel (2008), Divina Confusión (2008), Sangre de mi Sangre (2007), Un Mundo Maravilloso (2006), Zapata, El Sueño del Héroe (2004), Conejo En La Luna (2004), Nicotina (2003), El Segundo Aire (2001), La Ley de Herodes (1999), Bajo California: El límite del tiempo (1998) *Ariel Academy Award, Cilantro y Perejil (1996), Entre Pancho Villa y Una Mujer Desnuda (1996) *Ariel Academy Award, Desiertos Mares (1994), Ponchada (1994) and Sucesos Distantes (1994), just to name a few.
Aside from appearing in films, television and on stage, Jesús also lends his voice to numerous productions and is one of the most sought after voiceover actors in Mexico having dubbed to Spanish several projects including Ice Age 1, 2 and 3, Hellboy 1 and 2, and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Currently, you can watch Jesús on TV in the telenovela Por Ella Soy Eva, which airs through Univision here in the U.S.
Angela Lin – Sze Wun
Angela has appeared on Broadway in Chinglish (“Walks off with the play…is the star here.” One of Backstage’s 2011 Most Memorable New York Stage Performances), Coram Boy (Drama League Award for Best Ensemble) and Top Girls. Off Broadway, she appeared in Jordan Harrison’s Futura with the Obie Award-winning National Asian American Theatre Company, Ching Chong Chinaman at Pan Asian Repertory Theatre and Sake With The Haiku Geisha at Gotham Stage Company. Regionally, she appeared in the East Coast premiere of Donald Marguilies’ Shipwrecked at Long Wharf Theatre, the world premiere of Lloyd Suh’s American Hwangap at Magic Theatre and Twelfth Night at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park. Angela’s film credits include Falling Awake, Miracle Dogs, Green Plastic Sandals and Within the Ivory Tower, and on television she has appeared in Law & Order: SVU (NBC), The Big C (Showtime), The Good Wife (CBS), One Life to Live (ABC), The Jury (FOX) and As the World Turns (CBS). Angela is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University.
LAUREN AUGARTEN – Carly
Lauren Augarten, a graduate of David Mamet's Atlantic Theatre School, has appeared on stage & screen in New York and Los Angeles, as well as her native home, Australia. Additionally to seeing her in the cast of H.O.M.E" you can catch her in Mara Leseman's "Surviving Family" currently on iTunes, as well as Ryan Moulton's film "Maybe Someday", and the web series "The New Adult", and "Scissr", both slated for release later this year.
CARLO ALBAN – MANNY
Carlo is an Ecuadorian actor who appeared in the Sundance 1997 award winning film Hurricane Streets and for five seasons was a regular cast member of the PBS/Children's Television Workshop series Sesame Street, appearing in the telefilm Elmo Saves Christmas. He grew up in Sayreville, New Jersey and attended Rutgers University, majoring in visual arts. He has had recurring roles in Strangers with Candy, Thicker Than Blood, and The Tavern. Alban has also guest starred on Law & Order, The Jury, Touched by an Angel, the HBO prison-themed series Oz, Deadline, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and in Prison Break as Luis "McGrady" Gallego. Alban played the role of Dwayne "Birdman" in Whip It, Drew Barrymore's directorial debut.
KAREN LYNN GORNEY – LYNNIE
Karen Lynn is best known as the romantic star of Saturday Night Fever: the girl (Stephanie) who said "no" to John Travolta after winning a dance contest with him; and the legendary Tara Martin on ABC's All My Children. She is a winner of the People's Choice and European Bravo Awards. She holds a BFA from Carnegie Mellon and an MFA from Brandeis University.
Orpheus Group is a New York City-based company for theatre, film, and television production established in 1987. The founding partners, Maria E. Nelson and Ellyn Long Marshall, share over thirty years of proven professional experience in all phases of the entertainment industry. In recent years Orpheus has made a commitment to help package, cast and produce independent films featuring multi-cultural themes.
Among their numerous credits, Orpheus Group has done the casting for Girlfight (2000), Piñero (2001), Real Women Have Curves (2002), Maria Full Of Grace (2004) and the list keeps growing.