Meet the Cast & Crew
Jessica Runck feels so lucky to be working with the amazing people of Book Club. She
comes to Los Angeles all the way from the frigid plains of North Dakota. Jessica holds a
BA in Theatre Art and English Writing from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Before moving to Los Angeles, she toured the country performing in the National Tour of
Miss Nelson Has a Field Day in which she played the highly coveted role of a third grade
cheerleader with a lisp (jealous?) Some of her favorite roles have included Evelyn in
Neil LaBute's The Shape of Things, the title role in Medea and playing herself in the true-
life comedy show, Mortified. For more about Jessica, check out her comedic blog about
life in Hollywood at www.hollywoodhotdish.blogspot.com
Callum is thrilled to be a part of Book Club. Most recently, Callum was added to the cast of
the hit show 'SMALLVILLE' for its 9th season on the CW network. He will play 'Major Zod',
Superman's greatest film villain. Callum is best known for his role as 'Mason,' a grim reaper
on Showtime's hit series DEAD LIKE ME and also recently starred in SECRET DIARY OF A
CALL GIRL also for Showtime playing 'Alex.' You may also recognize him from THE TUDORS
where he played the role of 'Anthony Knivert.' Callum's other credits include: A CHRISTMAS
CAROL, CAFFEINE opposite Katherine Heigl, LITTLE FISH, STRANGE POND, Disney's
PRINCESS DIARIES 2, DIRT for FX, "GREY'S ANATOMY" for ABC, UK's hit series "AS
IF," "SANCTUARY," "SHADES," "THE BILL," "THE PRACTICE," and "CASUALTY." A native of
East London, England, Callum received his theatrical training at Mountview in London. Callum
currently resides between Los Angeles and London.
Ericka Kreutz- bio
Ericka is originally from Milwaukee, WI where she landed her first role as the "Windy
Tree." Ericka has been all over the country performing at theatres such as The Cincinnati
Playhouse, Virginia Stage Company, Delaware Theatre Company, Arden Theatre in
Philadelphia, and Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach. Film/TV: Law & Order, Sex and
the City, Brothers & Sisters, All My Children, Maine Story, and a bunch of commercials.
Ericka has studied with UCB: Los Angeles and loves to play her harp. More at:
RICHARD ALLAN JONES
Actor and director of film, television and stage, Richard Allan Jones has been working in the
entertainment business for more than thirty years. He is also a published author (Drafted by Rich
Allan©2004) musician, singer, songwriter, and radio announcer, as well as a public relations/
marketing/advertising executive. Jones, listed in Who's Who in Entertainment and accredited by
the Public Relations Society of America, holds a Masters degree in Journalism and Bachelors
degrees in Radio/TV/Film production and Theater from The Ohio State University. Married to
his lovely wife Diane for 37 years, he has two children, Justin and Chelsea, also both actors. An
Army veteran, he proudly served his country as a 1st Lieutenant during the Vietnam War era.
Richard currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
Kamran Khan is a trilingual voice and camera actor born and raised in Southern
California. After completing his B.S. in Computer Science, working first as
a Software Engineer and then a Sales and Marketing professional, Kamran
completed his MBA from the University of California Irvine and then took the next
logical step; he became an actor. He is incredibly excited to be a part of the Book
Club as "Fatik" as there is a lot of him in Fatik and a lot of Fatik in him.
A native of both Minnesota and Denver, Noah Longo comes to Los Angeles
direct from New York City. Off-Broadway credits include Waiting for Godot
and As You Like It. Regional credits include She Loves Me, Much Ado About
Nothing, A Chorus Line, Grease, Godspell and Brigadoon. Having been in Los
Angeles for just under three years, Noah has acted alongside Adam Carolla in
Still Waiting, and Michael Madsen in the soon-to-be released thriller, Clear Lake,
WI. Noah holds a BA in Theatre from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. He
is the proud owner of a one-eyed cat named Millie and a three-legged cat named
Mr. Billups. They are both seeking feline representation.
Terrence Edwards hales from Chicago, IL where he started acting at "The
Chicago Actor's Studio" and "Second City". Since moving to LA in 2005 he has
appeared in such shows as "Criminal Minds," "CSI NY," "The Unit," and "My
Name Is Earl." Terrence is so happy to be a part of this project and is honored to
be working with such talented actors!
Julie McNiven grew up in Western Mass and graduated with a degree in Theatre from Salem State. In New York played Io in The Classic Stage Company's "Prometheus Bound" and studied with Circle in the Square and Shakespeare and Company while beginning work in various television and film. She is best known for playing Pete Campbell's secretary, Hildy, on AMC's award winning "Mad Men," as well as Angel Anna on "Supernatural." Look for her this fall as Ginn on SyFy's "Stargate Universe."
Originally from the Bay Area, Elaine Mani Lee received her BA in Psychology
from UCLA before embarking on a journey to discover she'd announce to the
world she'd be a performer. Elaine lives in Los Angeles where she has worked
as an actress for the last five years. She has appeared in films (Serenity, Dear
Lemon Lima) and on TV (iCarly). Her most recent TV appearance was on ABC's
The Forgotten. She also just booked a national commercial for The Home Depot.
She's played several roles, but amongst her favorite: Ling in Book Club. In her
free time, Elaine enjoys writing, travel, and anything that moves the body and
Katey started out working in radio in Denver, CO. After a move to Los Angeles and following a post on Craigslist, she began working in film. For the last seven years she has been an active member of the DGA working on such shows as, Southland and Children's Hospital. She currently lives LA with her husband and the sweetest dog in the whole world, Scrappy.