The Cast

Tom O’Brien – Producer/Writer/Director/Actor/ “Danny”

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Along with being a writer, actor, and director, Tom is a partner in Beacon Films, the producers of Fairhaven. The moviepremiered at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival, went on to win the audience award at The Independent Film Festival of Boston, and was selected as the closing night film at The Provincetown Film Festival in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Fairhaven won Best Feature at The New Hampshire Film Festival. The film was sold to a distributor and is currently available on VOD on Amazon, Itunes and Hulu. It received a theatrical distribution in January 2013 and received a rave review in The New York Times. Stephen Holden of the Times said, “There isn’t a dishonest moment in, Fairhaven, Tom O’Brien’s piercing wistful tale of three long time buddies…beautifully acted, directed and edited slice of New England life”. Tom is also a produced and published playwright, and his acting credits include appearances at venues such as Lincoln Center, Ensemble Studio Theater, and the Naked Angels Theater, to name a few. Tom has also acted in several films, including Fairhaven, The Next Karate Kid, and Blue in the Face.

 

Katherine Waterston – Producer/Actress/ “Carla”

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Rising star Katherine Waterston just finished shooting the upcoming PT Anderson feature, Inherent Vice, where she is the female lead opposite Joaquin Phoenix. Inherent Vice also stars Owen Wilson and Reese Witherspoon. Katherine made her film debut in Bryce Dallas Howard’s short film Orchids, appearingopposite Alfred Molina. Katherine’s first starring role was in the independent dark comedy, The Baby Sitters, which was screened at the Toronto International Film Festival. This winter, Katherine is set to appear in Glass Chin, directed by Noah Buschel, with Jennifer Ehle and Corey Stoll, as well as Adam Rapp’s theatrical adaptation of  Red Light Winter, opposite Kirsten Dunst and Ben Foster. Her upcoming film credits include The Letter, opposite James Franco and Winona Ryder, The Factory, opposite John Cusack and Jennifer Carpenter, and The Disappearance Of Eleanor Rigby: Hers, with Jessica Chastain. Katherine has also appeared in a number of feature films, including Being Flynn, Robot and Frank, Almost in Love, Taking Woodstock and Michael Clayton.

 

Caitlin FitzGerald – Actress/Writer/ “Theresa”

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Caitlin FitzGerald currently stars opposite Michael Sheen and Lizzy Kaplan in the new hot Showtime series, Masters of Sex. The Huffington Post called her one of their actors to watch. Caitlin also played Meryl Streep’s daughter opposite John Krasinski in It’s Complicated. She was also the female lead in writer/director Edward Burn’s latest film, Newlyweds, and stars in his upcoming ensemble, The Fitzgerald’s Family Christmas, which was a hit at the recent Toronto Film Festival and is set for release this holiday season. Caitlin’s credits include a starring role in Whit Stillman’s latest film, Damsels in Distress alongside Greta Gerwig and she was a series regular on the hit show, Gossip Girl, as Epperly Lawrence.  Caitlin also stars in Masters of Sex as Libby Masters, opposite Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan.

 

Gaby Hoffmann – Actress/ “Emmy”

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Gaby stars in the most recent season of the HBO hit show, GIRLS and was the title role opposite Michael Cera in the Sundance hit Indie, Crystal Fairy. Gaby wasa renown child actress and her many credits include her starring role as Kevin Costner’s daughter in Field of Dreams. Recently, she starred on the hit FX show, Louie, as Louis CK’s girlfriend. She has also guest starred on such hit shows as the Emmy Award-winning Homeland, The Good Wife and Private Practice. Gaby alsostarred in the latest film from iconic indie director Todd Solondz, Life During Wartime, andis the lead opposite Adrian Grenier in the upcoming feature from Denis Hennelly, Goodbye World. Gaby’sother notable film roles include Natalie Portman’s twin sister in Woody Allen’s musical film, Everybody Says I love You, the 1999 cult hit 200 Cigarettes, with Ben and Casey Affleck, and Mark Ruffalo’s girlfriend in Kenneth Lonergan’s award-winning independent film, You Can Count On Me.

 

Zach Grenier – Actor / “Trevor”

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Zach is a regular on the hit CBS show, The Good Wife. Zach has also been a series regular on the hit shows, Deadwood, 24, NYPD Blue, Ally McBeal and Touching Evil  His film credits are too numerous to mention but he is best known for his roles in, Fight Club, Rescue Dawn, Donnie Brascoe, Robocop and Swordfish.