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HANNAH SPEAR

"Valerie Lapomme"
Hannah started improvising with the Canadian Comedy Award-nominated Rapid Fire Theatre at the age of 17. She's performed at the Calgary Improv festival, Improvaganza in Edmonton, the Combustion Festival in Toronto, and as member of the Tumbleweed project, a touring improv collective that staged shows across Canada and the U.S. Now residing in Toronto, Hannah continues to act and improvise wherever and whenever she can, and brings the full measure of her improvisational talent to bear in her role as Valerie Lapomme in Sexy Nerd Girl. Look for her on stage regularly with the Bad Dog Repertory Players.

ADAM CHRISTIE

"Guy Sideki"
Adam Christie is a Tim Sims Award-nominated stand-up comedian. A finalist in The Comedy Network's Cream of Comedy, he has performed at UCB Theater in Los Angeles, the Montreal Sketch Comedy Festival, the Cottage Country Comedy Festival and at Yuk Yuk's comedy clubs across Canada. Adam has a recurring role on MuchMusic's Stars Gone Wild and has been featured on CBC's So You Think You're Funny?, Star!'s Best. Movies. Ever. and XM Radio's Chomping At The Bit. He co-hosts the podcast Hold You Applause.

SHELLEY KIDWELL

"Mother"
A native Houstonian and mother of three, Shelley graduated from Baylor University with a BA in theatre/communications. She has since relocated to Toronto where she has appeared on Slice/CTV's Party Mamas, as "Hot Mom" in a MuchMusic ad campaign and as herself in Smober Up, a 10-episode branded web series dedicated to helping Canadians quit smoking. Shelley is a graduate of The Second City Conservatory Program and regularly performs stand-up comedy at clubs and one-nighters all over Toronto.

MARK MEER

"The Doctor"
Mark Meer is a Canadian actor, writer and improvisor. He is internationally known for his roles in 2007's Mass Effect and its sequels, 2010's Mass Effect 2 and 2012's Mass Effect 3, in which he stars as the voice of the male version of the player character, Commander Shepard. He also provides the voices of several other characters in the trilogy, including Blasto the Hanar Spectre, the "Biotic God" Niftu Cal, and the entire alien race known as the Vorcha. Meer is a core company member of the Canadian Comedy Award-winning live improvised soap opera Die-Nasty, and was the first performer to complete the annual 53-hour long Die-Nasty Soap-A-Thon without sleep.

KAT JOVEY

"Kat"
Kat is the co-host of the video game-centric online talk show 3killabytes. She also vlogs and travelvlogs on her own channel. Kat is an audience member who was rolled into our narrative after Val had a ficticious relationship with one of her fellow co-hosts. When not talking about video games on YouTube, she can be found editing videos about video games, snowboarding like in a video game, or playing video games.

ALEXANDRA WYLIE

"Darcy"
Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Ali graduated from the University of Lethbridge in 2008 with a BFA in Theatre. She promptly moved to Toronto, where she studied improv with Second City and Impatient Theatre Co. and graduated from Second City's Sketch Writing programm, before joining the cast of sketch comedy juggernaut The Sketchersons. She can also be seen in the web series Gay Nerds.

JULIA HLADKOWICZ

"Lyra"
Julia is a comedian and actor who has won numerous awards in the world of comedy such as the Hogtown Comedy Festival Directors Award, 2008 Fresh Meat Showcase Nomination and the prestigious Brian Linehan Scholarship Award. Julia has appeared on The Comedy Network, Much Music's Video on Trial, MTV, YTV and on SiruisXM. She has performed at Yuk Yuks all across Canada, showcased at LAFF (Ladies are Funny Festival) in Austin, Texas, the LA Comedy Fest and SF Sketch Fest.

DAVIN TONG

"Peter Chao"
Davin Tong is one of Canada's most successful YouTube content creators. Better known by his alias Peter Chao, Davin is a graduate of the Vancouver Film School. Through his YouTube channel pyrobooby, Davin has produced 242 videos over the past 4 years.

CRAIG BENZINE

"The Waiter"
Craig Benzine is the creator of the popular YouTube channel Wheezy Waiter. He began his YouTube career in 2007, producing content that outlined all the pet peeves and irritations that dogged the life of a professional waiter. Craig can also be seen in the web series Platoon of Power Squadron, as a superhero with the power to shoot lighting from his hands.

COREY VIDAL

"Garth Slater"
Corey is a Canadian online video content producer through his company ApprenticeA Productions. He began on YouTube in mid-2006 and, in 2007, was one of the first Canadians to join the YouTube Partnership Program. His channel career spans dancing, singing, playing musical instruments, beatboxing, short films, video blogging, and collaborating with other YouTubers.

WILL CONLON

"Randy"
Will played the titular role in the first 2 seasons of the award-winning web series Out With Dad. In February 2011, he was nominated for 'Outstanding Lead Actor' in the 2nd Annual Indie Soap Awards and, in March 2011, he won 'Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series' at the 2011 LAweb Festival. He also appears in the web series Clutch and in the forthcoming feature Blood Riders: The Devil Rides with Us.

ALAN FREW

"Richard"
Alan is the lead singer for the Canadian band Glass Tiger. He has five Canadian Juno Awards and one Grammy nomination under his belt. His previous acting credits include the play Snow White and The Group of Seven, the TV show Billable Hours, and the feature film Gravy Train. Also an avid soccer fan, Alan was the celebrity "Man on the Street" for Sportsnet and TSN during the FIFA World Cup.

BOB WISEMAN

"Karaoke Manager"
Bob is a composer, filmmaker, singer-songwriter, and actor. A founding member of the band Blue Rodeo (1984-1992), he is known for incorporating avant garde musical elements into his compositions. He has toured with Feist, Final Fantasy, Ron Sexsmith, and Scott Thompson and has been a guest performer with Wilco, The Wallflowers, Edie Brickell, Michelle Wright and Ashley MacIsaac. His most recent album is Giulietta Masina At The Oscars Crying.
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