Alicia Witt and David Morse in THE POND.
 
CAST
Alicia Witt (“Shelly”)

Actor and singer-songwriter Alicia Witt has been acting since the age of 7, when she made her film debut in David Lynch's sci fi classic DUNE. She was most recently seen in I CARE A LOT on Netflix, starring Rosamund Pike and Dianne Wiest, and leading the cast of the December release MODERN PERSUASION. Other recent credits include Netflix's ORANGE IN THE NEW BLACK as Zelda; along with THE WALKING DEAD, SUPERNATURAL, ABC's NASHVILLE, FOX's THE EXORCIST, and Showtime's 3rd season of David Lynch's TWIN PEAKS. Films include TWO WEEKS' NOTICE, LAST HOLIDAY, THE UPSIDE OF ANGER, MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS, URBAN LEGEND, FOUR ROOMS, 88 MINUTES and VANILLA SKY. Alicia is also well known to Hallmark Channel audiences for her Christmas movies, beginning with 2013's A VERY MERRY MIXUP; her eighth annual holiday film for the network, CHRISTMAS TREE LANE, which she produced, wrote the story for, and featured two of Witt's original Christmas songs, was released for the 2020 holiday season. Other significant roles include Showtime's HOUSE OF LIES, NBC's FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS, CBS' THE MENTALIST and NBC's LAW & ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT. She spent 4 years on the CBS hit show CYBILL and has also appeared on the HBO series THE SOPRANOS, CBS's TWO AND A HALF MEN, ALLY MCBEAL, and David Lynch's original TWIN PEAKS.

David Morse (“Adam Eleven”)

David Morse is an Emmy Award nominated actor who has long been recognized for his great talent and versatility in film, television and theatre. He made his motion picture debut in Richard Donner's acclaimed drama INSIDE MOVES and went on to star in countless standout roles in films such as Sean Penn's THE INDIAN RUNNER and THE CROSSING GUARD, Alex and Andrew Smith's independent film THE SLAUGHTER RULE, Scott Hicks' HEARTS IN ATLANTIS, Frank Darabont's highly acclaimed prison drama THE GREEN MILE, Lars Von Trier's Palm d'Or winning musical drama DANCER IN THE DARK, and Taylor Hackford's thriller PROOF OF LIFE. David's films of the last decade include THE HURT LOCKER, SHANGHAI, MOTHER AND CHILD, DRIVE ANGRY, COLLABORATOR, YELLOW, WORLD WAR Z, HORNS and CONCUSSION. Recent television includes four seasons on HBO's TREME as Lt. Terry Colson as well as roles in TRUE DETECTIVE, OUTSIDERS, BLINDSPOT and his latest on Netflix's THE CHAIR.

Todd Rotondi (“Michael”)

Charismatic actor Todd Rotondi was first introduced to wider audiences as the character of Bryant Montgomery in the popular daytime soap opera AS THE WORLD TURNS. He more recently portrayed legendary author Jack Kerouac in the feature film HOWL starring James Franco, Mary-Louise Parker, Jeff Daniels and David Strathairn. Executive produced by Gus Van Sant, HOWL premiered to rave reviews at the Sundance Film Festival. Other work includes the starring role in independent feature film THE HEARTBREAKER alongside Brazilian star Giovanna Antonelli. Offscreen, Todd also continues to gain international attention as a musician, working with Dutch DJ Don Diablo and performing with his New York City based band "Soap Stars."

Bill Conner (“Pastor”)

Stage veteran Bill Conner makes his first on-screen appearance in THE POND. He discovered his passion for acting playing the role of Smee in a high school production of PETER PAN in 1961 and has been performing to audiences ever since. Bill has vividly brought to life such memorable characters as Ebenezer Scrooge in Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL and Oscar Madison in Neil Simon's THE ODD COUPLE. He has also performed roles in such legendary hits as MY FAIR LADY, GUYS AND DOLLS, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, WEST SIDE STORY, AMADEUS and most recently, EVITA.