Born in Madrid, Spain, Nathalia Ramos broke into Hollywood with her role as Yasmin in BRATZ: THE MOVIE, and more recently as the star of Nickelodeon's HOUSE OF ANUBIS series, where she portrayed American student Nina Martin who moves to England to live in a boarding school where strange things happen. Nathalia recently starred in the films RESIDENT ADVISOR and GALLOWS HILL. When not acting, she is working toward completing her degree in Political Science (wth a focus on Southeast Asian politics) at the University of Southern California. Nathalia is also a co-founder of Teens for Teens, an organization that empowers youth to get involved in supporting less-fortunate teens. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Nathalia has also been teaching herself Vietnamese.
Cody Longo recently finished filming PROMOTED, a comedy in which he has the lead role. His other movies include HIGH SCHOOL, FAME, NOT TODAY, FOR THE LOVE OF MONEY, and PIRANHA 3D. Cody is best known for his role as the series lead on Nickelodeon's HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS. His other television work include series lead roles on Fox's pilot SANTA CRUZ and NBC's LOVELIVES; major recurring roles in CSI: NY, MAKE IT OR BREAK IT, and BROTHERS & SISTERS; and memorable guest roles on CSI, THREE RIVERS, and MEDIUM. Cody is also an extremely gifted singer and dancer and played "Fiyero" in WICKED during its run at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.
Shari Rigby began her career in modeling and commercials in Phoenix. After moving to Los Angeles, she began her acting career at an age when many actresses are retiring. A lead actress in the Dove Award-winning video "Slow Fade" by Casting Crowns, Shari has appeared on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS and THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL. Her feature films include NOT TODAY and OCTOBER BABY. Since OCTOBER BABY, Shari has spoken to more than 70,000 people as a motivational speaker and is finalizing her autobiography, Beautifully Flawed. She has hosted events for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan's Purse. Shari founded "The Women In My World," a group focusing on identity, purpose, and ministry in Hollywood. Shari is also a devoted mother to two boys, Donnie and Levi, and has been married to Matt for 17 years.
Actor and producer Benjamin Ashbrook studied Spanish, Renewable Energies, and Dramatic Acting at Cornell University, working summers in Los Angeles for Warner Bros. Studios and George Clooney's production company, Smoke House Pictures. As producer and host, Benjamin developed the cable adventure travel show WORLD'S GREENEST CITIES. Benjamin will be both producing and appearing in the upcoming modern western feature OUT OF THE WILD. He has appeared in national commercials for Pepsi, Southwest Airlines, Direct TV, and more. Born in Tokyo, raised in Boston, now living in California, he is often found wearing sarongs, summiting mountains, and watching Boston sports ... and will never turn down a good bowl of traditional Japanese ramen.
Kevin McCorkle has appeared in more than 70 films and television shows in an acting career that has spanned more than three decades, beginning in his hometown of Atlanta. He is best known for his recurring role as Detective Gil Sherman on COLD CASE, Detective Sid Meeks on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, and U.S. Marshall Sullivan on the hit series 24. He has had supporting roles in the films as well as supporting roles in THE ISLAND and BOBBY. He has also appeared on the these TV shows and many others: LIE TO ME, THE UNIT, TRUST ME, COMPANY TOWN, ALIAS, COMMANDER IN CHIEF, CLOSE TO HOME, CSI: MIAMI, N.C.I.S., AMERICAN DREAMS, and LINE OF FIRE. In addition, he is a prolific commercial actor and serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Southern California.
Katie Gill grew up in an entertainment industry family. Her father, Jack Gill, is one of the top Stunt Coordinators and 2nd Unit Directors in Hollywood, and her mother is actress/author Morgan Brittany, best known for her role of Katherine in DALLAS. Katie started modeling at the age of 15, and continued after high school in Japan. She began acting at the age of 19 and graduated from the Joanne Baron/D.W. Brown Studio before studying at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. Katie has worked alongside her father doing precision driving and other stunts in some major films. A soprano, Katie loves to sing jazz standards and has performed in various clubs and plays. She is involved in charity organizations for Autism Awareness and the humane treatment of animals.
Alex Steele joined DEGRASSI in its first season as Angela Jeremiah, a role she played for five consecutive seasons. With continued fan support, Alex became the first actor to return to the series further on-as a completely different character! Recent feature credits include the independent short film RED VELVET GIRLS and as the lead of the Lifetime feature THE CHOKING GAME. Alex continues to study Improv at Second City in between her travel from Los Angeles to Toronto. Alex enjoys singing and is an accomplished pianist and guitarist. She also serves as an ambassador for the reputable organizations Me To We and Free The Children. Her travels in support of the organizations include trips to Ghana where she helped build wells, schools, and educate villages. Alex currently resides in Los Angeles.