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A talented character actor with an undeniable presence on the screen but an uncanny track record of losing roles to more marketable "name" actors decides to take matters into his own hands after losing out on one too many roles in director Monika Mitchell's blood-soaked showbiz satire. Max Matteo (John Cassini) knows that he has what it takes to make it as an actor, but it always seems like there's a producer's nephew just waiting in the wings to snatch the role just out from under him. Now, with nothing left to lose but the role that will most certainly be offered to someone else before the cameras start to role, Max decides to take his fate - as well as various blunt objects - in his hands to ensure a long and rewarding career in a business where there's truly no room for the weak. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi


John Cassini
as Max Matteo
Molly Parker
as Kate
Rene Rivera
as Det. Frank Sanchez
Jennifer Beals
as Juliet
Kevin Corrigan
as J.D.
Eric Roberts
as Michael Richard Lange
Jeffrey Meek
as Barry Daniels
Barry Primus
as Ira Goldstein
Charlie Robinson
as Captain Stevens
Danny Nucci
as E. J. Inglewood
J.J. Johnston
as Det. John Coyle
Sandra Oh
as Young Turk
Eric McCormack
as Tad
Paula Marshall
as Alice
Susan Peretz
as Acting Teacher
Elizabeth Berridge
as NY Girl
Frank Cassini
as Tony Felice


Monika Mitchell
Trey Wilkins
John Cassini
Jeanette Volturno
John Cassini
Frank Cassini
Roger Bellon
Composer (Music Score)
Donald J. Paonessa
Renee Davenport
Production Designer
Angela Nunez
Costume Designer
Lisa Parmet
Costume Designer