THE CAST

JADE YORKER       CHRIS MARS

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Jade Yorker is an American actor of film and television. He grew up in Manalapan, New Jersey. He attended the Freehold Performing Arts Center for High School, which furthered his training. Among his TV credits are Blue Bloods, Cosby, Third Watch and Law & Order. A child actor prodigy, his first movie appearance was in He Got Game as Jesus Shuttlesworth (age 12), followed by Music of the Heart starring Meryl Streep. His most famous role is the role of "Willie Weathers" in Gridiron Gang, starring alongside Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.


DEVALE ELLIS        MEL

Self-Driven. Motivated. Limitless. These are the key elements of Devale Ellis. Born and raised in the notorious borough of Brooklyn, NY to a working middle class family, he learned that hard work was the key to success. His climb from an accelerated and exceptional High School athlete to a former NFL Wide Receiver was only the beginning of his story.

An actor on the rise, he booked the role of Caesar Lee in Pat Holly’s concert series Me and Caesar Lee, seven national commercial spots including -- KFC, AT&T, Time Warner, Tostitos, Coors Light, Cheerios & JBL; and his first supporting role as Tommy in the Award winning feature film Full Circle. He has also landed Co-starring roles on popular hit TV dramas Power, The Mysteries Of Laura, Gotham, The Breaks and a guest starring role on NBC’s hit show The Blacklist.

 


DEVIN NEAL        YOUNG CHRIS

Rising young star Devin Neal is a man of many talents. Another child prodigy, he is a gifted dancer and choreographer, starring as a featured player in Mariah Carey's Annual Christmas show. Marz represents his amazing introduction as an actor to watch for.

 

 

 

 

 


JEREMIAH THOMAS      YOUNG MEL

Jeremiah Thomas is another young star on the rise. He was recently seen in Chris Rock's Top Five as well as Orange is the New Black.


KAMEL GOFFIN        CARL MARS

Kamel Goffin the actor out of Brooklyn N.Y attended Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. He went on to do a number of independent films with the most recent being The Nurturing of Men and Brooklyn Bred which will be making their way to the film festival circuit with Kamel being the lead in both. Kamel has also been able to land himself a role on the starz hit show Power. When he is not in front of the camera Kamel is an avid basketball player and basketball coach to middle school aged boys. Using basketball as a vehicle to steer young men in the right direction, and being a mentor to many of them.