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Albert M. Chan

Albert M. Chan

"Robert"

Albert M. Chan is a Chinese-Canadian actor now based in the United States. He has had roles in Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Michael Douglas), Every Day (Helen Hunt, Liev Schreiber, Brian Dennehy, Eddie Izzard), Underdog (James Belushi, Amy Adams, Jason Lee), Clear History (Larry David, Jon Hamm), The Makeover (Julia Stiles, Camryn Manheim), and Life of Lemon (Dan Lauria, Beth Grant). On TV, Albert had been cast in 30 Rock (NBC), Law & Order SVU (NBC), Body of Proof (ABC), Da Brick (HBO), Brotherhood (Showtime), and I’m Paige Wilson (CW).

www.AlbertMChan.com


Jason Lane Fenton

Jason Lane Fenton

"Ethan"

Jason Lane Fenton is a performer of both stage and screen local to the Boston area. He has received multiple awards and nominations from the Eastern Massachusetts Association of Community Theatres. Some of his standout performances include Brian Dowd in Jerry Finnegan's Sister, Tyler Shaw in Brooklyn Boy, Steve in The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told, and Joe Farkas in The Last Night of Ballyhoo (Winner for Best Supporting Actor in a Straight Play). Some of his notable film appearances include Whatever Makes You Happy by Black Binder Films.

In addition to his numerous acting credits, Jason has also been the head of Visually Sound Pictures LLC since 2009, where he serves as writer, director and producer for a number of independent feature films and web series. He wrote, directed, produced and starred in Philter, which is currently being submitted to film festivals nationally in the United States. Additionally, he is regularly in front of or behind the camera for original short films and web episodes. His next feature, Infinity, is currently in pre-production and will begin principal photography in early 2012. Serving as writer and director for his latest film, Jason expects Infinity to reach the independent film circuit by late 2012.


Mary Niederkorn

Mary Niederkorn

"Susan"

A professional opera singer who has made the crossover into film and theatre, Mary brings deep and intense resources to making a writer's work come alive, and is dedicated to truth through performance.

Originally from Chicago, Mary performed regularly in the Lyric Opera of Chicago. When she was invited to participate in the Tanglewood Music Festival, the summer home of the internationally renowned Boston Symphony Orchestra, she met Phyllis Curtin who later became her voice teacher and mentor. Mary moved to Boston and earned an Artist Diploma from Boston University while Curtin was Dean of the School for the Arts. Among her many projects, Mary has performed the role of the Countess in The Sound of Music, the role of Adele in Johann Strauss' Die Fledermaus, and the role of Snow White in Conrad Susa's Transformations. Her performance in Transformations so impressed Susa himself that he referred to her as his "ideal Snow White." Mary is the recipient of the Drama Award from Southern Illinois University and the Graduate Faculty Award from Boston University.

Mary went on hiatus from vocal performance for some years due to a battle with ovarian cancer, but after surviving the cancer and its treatment, she returned to performance with renewed vigor. She decided to begin expressing herself in a more personal way through acting, and to reach a wider audience beyond classical music. The combination of a strong natural talent and many years of musical stage experience have brought her much attention already. In 2011, her performance as Vivian Bearing in W;t with Salem Theatre Company was enthusiastically received by audiences and critics alike. In 2012, she originated the role of Barb in Adam Bock’s Swimming in the Shallows with director Scott Fortier, also with STC.

Speed Dating, a film she wrote and produced, has been screened at five film festivals and won Best Director in the Experimental Film Genre at the American International Film Festival. In addition to The Commitment, she has worked on several independent films including Wendy’s Game, currently in post-production.

www.MaryNiederkorn.com


Kerri Patterson

Kerri Patterson

"Victoria"

Kerri worked on numerous short films and industrial videos prior to her feature debut in Whatever Makes You Happy. Originally from New York, Kerri went to school in California before returning to the east coast. She is currently based out of New York and studies acting at Carter Thor Studio.