RJ Cyler, a native of Jacksonville, Florida, was born Ronald Cyler II, the youngest of three boys. RJ has always been an entertainer in some way or form. At the age of 12, he started a dance team with his older brother. In January 2012, RJ heard a commercial for open auditions in the Jacksonville area. RJ was asked to Los Angeles for another acting camp, which at that time RJ’s mentor asked his parents to consider relocating to California in order to support a possible future. Feb 22,2013,the family took a leap of faith; he along with his mother, moved to Los Angeles. Shortly after, his father and one brother also relocated as well. With his family behind him, RJ continues to focus on becoming a better young man, comedian & actor, not easily deterred when life comes at him, he is truly the laugh box of his family and to those who met him.
An all-around athlete, Bex played on her high school Varsity Softball team as a Freshman (Catcher & 3rd base). Bex’s acting training started with Shakespeare in an after school program in the 3rd grade, and was a consistent part of her extracurricular life and summers. In high school, Bex performed in her school’s Improv Troupe – she loves comedy and Improv – and with friends started a Junior-High Acting Troupe to train young actors.
At 18, Bex moved to LA in the summer of 2012 to begin her acting career with while finishing High School. As a series regular in The Killing (2011), Bex’s first official role as an actor is the part of Bullet. Bex writes about playing Bullet, “to be an actor is to want to visit the dark places that humans strive so hard to stay away from.” She is having the time of her life, fulfilling her dreams, and doing the work she loves.
When not working, Bex loves to hang out with her siblings (both real and ‘by choice’).
She was born in Texas but grew up in Washington D.C. Goodman has been in multiple movies; first starting out in 2002 as a freshman doing her comedic acting at Syracuse University on a show called SU Live. In 2003, she left Syracuse and transferred to Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Goodman recently wrapped guest star roles on ABC’s Sons & Daughters, CSI: New York, NCIS, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, and a supporting role in the new Lucy Liu/Nick Lachey movie Rise. She has been a member of Nick Cannon’s Wild ‘N Out and was shooting the feature “Shuttle in Boston.” She has also been featured in MTV’s Exposed. She also played in the film German movie Friendship!.
Brian Sutherland is an American character actor and producer. He recently guest starred on NBC’s Grimm and can be seen in commercials for Pepsi, Washington Lottery, The Deadliest Catch, and Taco Time. He’s a producer and an actor on the hit web-series Glitch and plays Super Star on the web-series The Collectibles. He’s starred in the features Break, The Greenspan, Reunion and Ghostlight directed by Jeff Ferrell, as well as appearing in Julio Rameriz’s Nothing Against Life and Matthew Lillard’s Fat Kid Rules The World, which won the audience award at SXSW 2012 film festival. Next year he can be seen as Jesse James in The Shootout, Jeremy in the feature Jack Fall, and will produce and star in Hands of Thunder which he also co-wrote and will co-direct.
Tyler Steelman was born on August 10, 1990 in Antioch, California, USA as Tyler Craig Steelman. He is an actor and writer, known for 17 Again (2009), Beowulf (2007) and Youngsville. He has also worked on shows such as Disney’s the Suite Life of Zach and Cody, TBS’ Cougar Town with American Academy Comedy Award nominee Courtney Cox, and Workaholics. Tyler is an avid CGTV supporter and works alongside Adrian to help train the actors of tomorrow.
Hutch began doing summer theater as a child and was discovered by casting director Orly Sitowitz at the age of 15.
Within nine months, Hutch booked the lead role of Zeke in the pilot Zeke and Luther (2009) for Disney XD, which was quickly picked up as a series. After wrapping his first season, Hutch booked the role of Henry Huggins, starring opposite Selena Gomez in the 20th Century Fox feature Ramona and Beezus (2010). Hutch also guest-starred on Disney Channel’s The Suite Life on Deck (2008).
As an adult actor Hutch has transitioned into roles such as a guest starring role on the hit show, White Collar, a not to be missed performance as Sam the cheating boyfriend in the cult classic Zombeavers, and lovable camera man Justin Johnson on the recently released horror film Hoax. Hutch also co-wrote, co-produced and starred in the thriller Disappearance.
When not acting, Hutch’s time is split being his family and his various business ventures. Hutch is an accomplished abstract artist and also enjoys coaching young actors as they develop their talent.
Daniel Curtis Lee is best known in Nickelodeon’s Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide, in which he played the nerdy Simon Nelson-Cook, known as “Cookie” or “P Cookie”. Lee has also appeared in other television shows such as First Monday and The Shield, and motion pictures such as Friday After Next. He recently starred in Zeke & Luther as Kojo.
You know Alyson as a star of Disney Channel’s Camp Rock movie, as the voice of “Isabella” on Disney’s award-winning animated series Phineas and Ferb, and as the infamous pig-tailed dancer in the Missy Elliot music videos. Also released was Kung Fu Magoo, Disney Channel’s Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, and The Little Engine That Could (Alyson is the Little Engine). She also had a guest starring role on the medical series House. Her other credits include Cheaper by the Dozen 1 & 2, Step Up, The Alyson Stoner Project, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, and her lead role in Alice Upside Down.
- CGTV folks that gave their all during the July 2019November 13, 2020 - 1:19 pm
Just an update to say “THANK YOU” to Adrian and all the CGTV folks that gave their all during the July 2019 LA program, and were there for us when we needed support since then. My son, Kyle Riddle signed with Coast to Coast Talent Group last October, and began getting auditions right away. Of […]
- What you’re doing in giving back in this wayNovember 1, 2018 - 7:17 pm
I just really hope you know that what you’re doing in giving back in this way, helping so many actors, is nothing less than amazing. The time and knowledge that you give, along the other celebrities that come participate in the program as well, is just a blessing for so many! I just wanted to […]
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