Angel wood Pictures announced officially today that Alaina Gianci is confirmed to head the upcoming “Crime Drama Project” as Sgt. Alexandra Banks. Gianci, who currently resides in Los Angeles, will return to New England to play the role. She recently appeared as a detective in the Season Five Premiere of the web series Family Problems.
She joins previously announced principal cast members: Pamela Jayne Morgan, Wendy Hartman, Timothy R. O’Malley, Damien Chinappi, Ariel Zukerkman, Stephanie Eaton, Frank Czarnowski, Nathan Johnson, and Jennifer Fillingame.
Richard Chandler, Jeremy Roth-Rose, and Gia Dill were cast as the antagonists. Brooke Solomon will also play, Beth, the girl who has been abducted. Tanja Melendez Lynch has been cast as Beth’s Mother, Audrey. Paula Dellatte, Maureen Vlaco, David Lacreta, and Mike Rabiej have also been cast.
Some additional roles have yet to be cast and decisions will be announced soon.
The film is a mockumentary revolving around a successful detective unit referred to as the “Dream Team”. They are being followed by a camera crew as they work around the clock to save a girl who has been abducted after an under cover operation goes bad. They only have her audio to help them locate her.
The film is written by Seth Chitwood and Charlie Alejandro. The production is in direct affiliation with CPG-CP Group Training & Security. Casting by Jan Waldman and AP Casting. Production begins June 2016. A premiere date is planned for Winter 2017.
JP Valenti and Alaina Gianci starring in Family Problems: Season 5 – “Episode 05×01 Down”