Richard plays “Godric” the eccentric spiritual leader of the down-and-out Sand & Spirit Sweat Lodge. A man with no apparent qualifications, he nonetheless is a rock star among the sweat lodge devotees, a role he plays to the hilt. But circumstances are about to force Godric to confront his own failings when sand and spirits collide.
Richard has played over 500 characters and is well known to animation, game and anime fans. He starred as Batou from Ghost in the Shell, The Joker from Injustice: Gods Among Us, Raiden from Mortal Kombat and Ansem from Kingdom Hearts. He played Captain Vince Grant in Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles, which he also directed. Richard is also an experienced film and TV actor.
“Skip” takes his little brother Scott on the ride of his life – literally. Not that Skip cares about how reckless they’re driving; he’s already died once in a car accident.
Vic Mignogna is a professional music composer/producer and veteran actor who received great acclaim for his portrayal of Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist. Most recently, Mignogna has been cast as Hikaru in Macross. He is known for such roles as Dark in D.N. Angel, Tatsu in Peacemaker, Kurz in Full Metal Panic, Broly in Dragon Ball Z, Shougo in Megazone 23 and as Gawl in Generator Gawl. He has also done characters in Sin: The Movie, Spriggan, Gasaraki, Noir, Steel Angel Kurumi, Orphen, Excel Saga, Neon Genesis Evangelion (director’s cut), and many more. Has also appeared in Star Trek: Phase II.
“Valerie” is Scott’s girlfriend and eager to try new experiences, something she has a hard time convincing Scott to do. Her optimism is all the more impressive considering what happened to her just a few years ago. But she’s about to relive that haunting time, courtesy of some evil, undead spirits who will pull her into the dark depths of her repressed memories.
Cristina ‘Vee’ Valenzuela is a anime and video game voice actress residing near Los Angeles, California. Her story from an anime fan and cosplayer to a professional voice actress and singer is a unique one. She was invited to the Bang Zoom studios at the age of 16 to audition and they have since honed her talent. Now at 22, she has starred in anime such as Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha as the title character, Rozen Maiden as Kanaria, The Familiar of Zero as Louise, and Aika in Aika R-16.
“Lord Montague” rules his fiefdom with an iron fist. Centuries of exile in a barren wasteland have not dulled his desire to escape and return to the mortal world to claim the stolen treasures he has hidden. His plans to escape the nether dimension finally come to fruition with the arrival of four suitable mortals and their lifelines. But he must kill the mortals at the precise moment, or he’ll face a worse fate from the quickly approaching black death cloud.
Spike Spencer has been a voice actor since the early nineties. He has voiced hundreds of episodes of Anime including such notable titles as Evangelion, Vampire Knight, Battle Angel, Suikoden, Orphen, Spriggan, Nadesico, Mar, PreTear, Buso Renkin, Code Geass 2, and Bleach. An accomplished actor, he has worked with such notable stars as Tommy Lee Jones, Sandra Bullock, Frank Langella, Tia Carrere, and Scott Glenn and has been on set with many other stars.
Stephen Weese plays “Scott,” the hero of the film. He’s had a rough life, and Valerie, Trey and Daniel are his only friends. He doesn’t much care for trying new things, and he’s woefully unprepared for the life-or-death situation into which he’s about to be pulled.
Stephen is a voice actor also, from Hellsing Ultimate and Kick-Heart, as well as the Sengoku Basara video game. He has swordfighting scenes in the film Legend of the Red Reaper and can be seen as a LARPer in Role Models.
Greg plays “Trey,” an ex-gang member who has devoted his life to the pursuit of peace. He is thrust back into his violent former world, however, in a nightmare created by the evil inhabitants of the alternate dimension.
Axelle plays “Loria,” one of the Evil spirits trapped in the alternate dimension. Her only escape back to the real world is by killing a suitable mortal, according to the plan set forth by her love, Lord Montague.
“Indio” also belongs to the evil inhabitants of the alternate dimension. A Native American who betrayed his people for the riches of gold, Indio paid the ultimate price with the others when he was cast into the alternate dimension forever – or at least until the black death cloud finds him and engulfs him.
“Daniel” visited the Sand & Spirit sweat lodge recently, and is now enthusiastically dragging his friends Scott, Valerie and Trey to the lodge to feel the life-changing experience he felt. But beneath his enthusiasm, there’s something different about Daniel since he came back from the lodge. Something strangely different.
“Ira” is the business manager at the Sand & Spirit sweat lodge. A man with an eye for money, he’s tried to transform the decrepit sweat lodge into a money-making attraction, with Godric as its ringleader. When customers disappear during the ceremony, Ira dreams up ways to turn catastrophe into cash.
Allyson plays “Erin White,” v-logger for SpiritConspiracies.com. She is out to expose Godric the sweat lodge guru as a charlatan. But will her quest for the “big scoop” put her own life in jeopardy? Sometimes, knowing too much can be deadly.
Robert plays Scott’s dad. However, Dad passed away many years ago. How then, is it he who comes to Scott’s aid in the alternate dimension. Things aren’t always what they seem… sometimes they’re much worse.
Internationally known Australian actor Andy McPhee plays “Mr. Oldman,” desert gold prospector. But Oldman is more than a cranky hermit. He alone can communicate with the alternate dimension. And he knows what’s up when Scott, Valerie, Trey and Daniel are pulled into it.
Andy was most recently seen in the award-winning “Bannen’s Way” and a recurring role in the 2011 season of FX Channel’s “Sons of Anarchy.”
The charismatic “Bane” is Trey’s former gang leader, who draws Trey back to their shack with a tempting offer to avenge the death of Trey’s brother. But to accept the offer will bring Trey back into the violent gang life he’s tried so hard to put behind him.
“Cookson” is the lowly cook to the evil Lord Montague. He is a weak and worthless servant. Or is he in fact even more devious and cunning than Montague himself?
Mobin portrays “Murkhee,” the faithful sidekick of sweat lodge guru Godric. He doesn’t speak often, but when he does the words are pure wisdom.
“Misty” is Godric’s assistant, and together with Murkhee she helps Godric perform the sweat lodge ceremonies. She plays a mean tambourine, too.