Judd Hirsch as Dr. Nathaniel Shellner — In film, Judd Hirsch received a nomination for the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the drama ‘Ordinary People’, and also appeared in the acclaimed ‘A Beautiful Mind’. He portrayed the father of Jeff Goldblum’s character in ‘Independence Day’ and will reprise his role in ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ slated for 2016 release. Judd has starred in numerous dramatic and comedic television series, winning Emmy Awards for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in ‘Taxi’ 1981 and 1983. He’s played many beloved characters appearing in ‘Dear John’, ‘Numbers’, and ‘Forever.’
Ryan O’Nan as Tommy Shellner, Ryan O’Nan, who wrote and directed the Toronto Film Festival hit, Brooklyn Brothers Beat The Best, also starred in Sundance Film Festival Favorite, The Dry Land. Most recently, he wrote, starred and produced the fantasy film Albion: Rise of the Danann costarring John Cleese and Debra Messing. Ryan also has recurring roles in the hit shows “Ray Donovan” (Showtime) and FX’S “Fargo.”
Jaime Ray Newman can currently be seen as a series regular on the ABC series ‘Wicked City‘. She last starred opposite Christian Slater and Steve Zahn on the FOX/ABC drama ‘Mind Games‘. She has held major roles on ABC’s ‘Red Widow‘ and ‘Eastwick‘ (based on The Witches of Eastwick) and has recurred on a number of hit series including ‘Bosch‘, “Grimm‘, & ‘NCIS‘.
Caroline Lagerfelt as Lillian Shellner, Though known to millions as Celia “CeCe” Rhodes on “Gossip Girl” and for her extensive film and TV credits, Caroline Lagerfelt has distinguished her career in international theatre and on Broadway. The recipient of Outer Critics Circle and Obie Awards, as well as a Drama Desk nomination, her career began under the auspices of theatrical legends Eva Le Galienne and Sir Ralph Richardson. Caroline will be in an upcoming episode of Chicago Med.
Joseph Lyle Taylor as Leonard Shellner, Joseph Lyle Taylor is known to fans of the F/X drama “Justified” as small town bad guy Doyle Bennett. He has also shown quite a different set of capabilities in Seven Days In Utopia with Robert Duvall, Lucas Black, and Melissa Leo. He also starred in Martin Mcdonagh’s Seven Psychopaths. Up next, he will be starring in Woody Allen’s latest feature.
Hayden started acting following in the footsteps of his sister Indigo, at ‘The Rockaway Theatre Company‘. He has been fortunate enough to appear in film, television and commercials. Hayden was given the lifetime opportunity to appear on Broadway in Disney’s Mary Poppins as Michael Banks and immediately followed that up as The Young Duke of York in Richard III. This year, he starred alongside Kelsey Grammar in the hit musical, Finding Neverland.
Isaac Jin Solstein as young Harry Shellner. Isaac was featured in “The Last Airbender (2010)” as Earthbending Boy (Haru), and also appeared on TV on “Royal Pains” and “The Carrie Diaries.” Isaac began acting at the age of 4 in the musical “Miss Saigon (Tam).” Isaac is an athlete and a 2 time National Karate Champion. Isaac is currently studying drama at Fiorello H. LaGuardia HS for the Arts.
Jake Miller lives in NYC. He enjoys acting as well as all aspects of film making, playing guitar and sports. Jake’s most recent projects since “Altered Minds” include commercial voice overs, So You’ve Grown Attached (short film) and Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives (NBC pilot). “Altered Minds” was Jake’s second film working with Ryan O’Nan following his role in Brooklyn Brothers Beat The Best and he loved the role he played and cast he got to work with!