So. Cal Cast
Charlie Farrell (Bodhi) Original LA cast member! He has made frequent appearances on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno." Currently starring in Terminator Too Judgment Play. He is a native of Chicago where he graduated from the Second City Conservatory and was a member of The Barrel of Monkeys and Serendipity Theater Companies. His film credits include the award-winning feature, "Miss Ohio" and the short film, "The Gift Wrapper" - which won dozens of awards in festivals around the world. Since 2007 he played virtually every male role (and some female roles) in "Point Break Live." He is currently a member of the Tin Pan Radio Theatre improv group and performs all over Los Angeles. He is also starring in a web series (shocker) entitled "Chambers and Friends." Follow Charlie on twitter @farrellcharlie
Joya Mia Italiano (Director/ Tyler) is one of the few non-hipster AND non-lesbian graduates of Sarah Lawrence College, if you can believe it. While a student, Joya studied theater, comedy, and went abroad to study commedia dell’arte in Arezzo, Italy. Since graduating in 2009, she has appeared in numerous NYC productions, most recently as John Connor in the original cast of Terminator Too: Judgement Play. She is also a member of the NYC-based sketch group, STuFF Comedy. Most importantly, she is delighted to keep the party going with T-Too and PBL, a childhood fantasy that will forever go unmatched. www.joyamiaitaliano.com
Tom Fugedi (Pappas) native Michigander, started his acting career in theater and music in the suburbs of Detriot. The son of a child a T.V star, Tom moved to Los Angeles in 1998 where he started his career in commercials. His credits include advertisements for McDonalds, Sears, Mountain Dew, and many others. After a long stint with trying to be a rock star and after ten years recording, "Jodoh" will be on I tunes soon as a signed band. Folly films has always been a backbone for Toms break into independent movies. After many films Tom is "The Colonel" in the film "Lost On Purpose" starring Jane Kaczmarek and featuring C.Thomas Howell. He just finished filming indie film "Boom" where he starred and co produced with Mike Lawson. Catch him as Carl Hoffer in the gripping show "I almost got away with it" on the discovery channel. Tom has resided in Venice Beach for many years.
Thomas Blake (Roach) Original LA cast member and a real life surfer from Wrightsville Beach, NC. He has been with PBL! since 2006 as not only Roach but also directing and producing the show. He started acting on stage at an early age in NC. He studied at HB Studios in NYC. Favorite stage credits include, Andy Warhol in “Andy and Edie”, Ichabod Crane in “Sleepy Hollow”. TV- Upcoming in "#FreeRayshawn" on Quibi and "Robbie" on Comedy Central, "The Detour", "Good Behavior", "Hawaii 5-O", "Aquarius", “Medium”, “Off The Map”“Numbers”, “NCIS”, “Rockville”, Dawson’s Creek”,”The Worst Generation”. Film- Magnificent 7, Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Hot Summer Nights, Cabin Fever 2 and many more he hopes you never see. He also directs and writes things (Terminator Too Judgment Play and Tom Gun LIVE come see them!) and is the proud owner of “On the Fly Entertainment”. He would like to thank his friends, family, and the wonderful cast and crew of PBL! (AKA the Federales) for making his job so fun. www.thomasblakejr.com
Erika Zabella (Tyler/ Director) Native to the emerald city of Seattle, Erika studied musical theatre in NYC and continued chasing it around the country. Once she found herself cancan-ing in Alaska and almost never left. Instead of staying she ended up back in Seattle chasing more musicals. At some point she wound up in "Burlesco DiVino: Wine in Rome", her first burlesque show, that just so happens to run every October in Seattle. After she moved down to LA in under a year she landed a small bit on Comedy Central's "Drunk History" and pretended to know how to surf well enough to end up in Point Break Live! (She owes many thanks to Joya Mia Italiano for both of these things!) She plans to actually learn to surf in the near future.
David Simon(Agent Harp) David is an original LA cast member since 2007. He has appeared in theaters on the East Coast, with the Gold Dust Orphans, and toured with Shakespeare Now! before making the leap to L.A. David studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse and Brandeis and fronted the 90's rock band The Front. He has devoted his life to embarrassing his beautiful wife Debra and son Boa who is an award-winning cinematographer. Since arriving in L.A. David has worked in independent films, commercials, and Point Break Live! and Terminator Too.
John Moeslien (Nathaniel) Pittsburg native who didn’t know that he wanted to be an actor until stumbling upon an audition for Point Break Live! on Craigslist the first week that he moved to SF back in 2009. After he got the ‘bug” John attend SF School of Film and upon graduation moved to Los Angeles where he now resides. In his short new acting career John has already managed to land multiple national commercials, and has had parts in over 20 films. He is super stoked to still be riding the wave that changed his life back in 09.
Christi Waldon (Cue Card Girl) Original LA cast member and is so grateful to have such a wonderful family called Point Break Live! She is happy to be blessed by such a loving and supportive family in Texas. Loves her comedy and was raised on the Stooges, Chaplin, and Mel Brooks so she can't help but have love for the game. Did some time at UCB in NYC and The Groundlings right here in the city of angels. Some of her favorite past productions include producing Friday Night Fight Club (a live fight sketch show in NYC); acting in The Narrow Gate, The Captain & Me, Dogtown Kook Patrol, and Jack Squat; and stunt coordinating numerous films such as Oral Fixation, Nightmare, Marvin the Matador to name a few. But she really loves being the one kicking the ass with swords, knives, baseball bats, and crobars. In other words, don't try and jump this little sprite in the back alley. She'll tear you up, son!
Mitch Eakins (Grommet) One of the OG PBL cast members, Mitch thinks that he is probably going to throw out his back at least once during this PBL run. Film Credits: The Highwaymen, Glory Road, and Evil Bong 1 & 2. TV Credits: Upcoming #FreeRayshawn on Quibi, The Young and the Restless, Turn and many more. He is also an accomplished voiceover actor. You can hear his voice in Call of Duty WW ll, Red Redemption, and Days Gone, just to name a few. He has a darling little 4 year old girl named Quinn and became the first cast member to marry another cast member when he wed his wife Melanie Minichino in 2018.