Sienna Eve Benton (Sophia) is a United States Air Force Veteran who received her Bachelors degree at Sacramento State University for Photography (2013). In 2015, Sienna moved to Los Angeles, where she expanded her skill set to acting, writing, directing, and producing.  Sienna received her Masters Degree in Fine Arts with a focus in Acting at the New York Film Academy Los Angeles (2017). Her credits consist of starring in short films and shows including The Typical Woman (2017) Humor Me (2016), Golden Locks (2015) and currently Immigration Blues (2017). For more about Sienna please visit her personal website at www.siennaevebenton.com 

William Mathieu (Lee) is a Los Angeles photographer who has worked with a series of celebrities including Rivi, Zane Carney, Marshal Allman, Meghan Trainor, Big Sean, Kid Ink, Rocky Barnes and more. He is currently expanding his career into film, television, and music. His first single "Stars and Sprinklers" was purposefully written for the film "The Typical Woman" (2017). William is currently working on his first album of which he hopes to release by next year. For more on william you  can visit his website at williammathieuphoto.com

Tyler Williams (William) is an American Actor, Producer, and Model. Tyler got his start in acting in the Val Kilmer film “Conspiracy” (2008.) He Has subsequently worked on several other film and television productions including “MacGruber” (2008) with the cast of Saturday Night Live, and with the all-star comedy cast of “Paul” (2009). Tyler went on to do a recurring role on the CW’s series “Easy Money” as well as several Guest Star and Co-Star roles on networks such as USA and Vh1. Tyler studied acting at the New York Film Academy earning a BFA with honors in Acting for Film. In 2009-2010 he was named Cosmopolitan Bachelor of the year which catapulted his modeling career. Tyler is currently the face of the Los Angeles based bespoke Menswear line Malcolm Alexander. He is also actively producing films with his production company, as well as acting in feature films and TV series in Los Angeles.

CAST

CREW

Jaan Kristjan Utno (Director of Photography) was born in Tallinn, Estonia into a family of 6. After having lived 2 years of his life, he and his family were given the opportunity to move to the United States, where he began his initial education in North Carolina.

 

At 10 years old, he decided that his Estonian heritage was at a loss, and he went back to Estonia to reacquaint himself with the language, the history and the people of his homeland. What was meant to be a quick two-year refreshment of his mother tongue and studies turned into 11 years of school, where he eventually graduated from Baltic Film & Media school, with a BFA in Crossmedia Production.

 

Jaan Kristjan returned to the United States to further his education, this time on the west coast of the United States in Los Angeles, California, to strengthen his skills in storytelling and film-making, achieving a MFA in Cinematography in 2017.

Mairi Sõelsepp (Editor) was born in Tallinn, Estonia. She had always loved watching videos of what happens behind the scenes of famous movies and got her first spark of love towards making them in high school after she had to make a short film for a class.

 

After high school she decided to start learning more about film making so she got a Bachelors Degree in Directing for Audiovisual Media.

After graduating college she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue an editing career.

She has a lot of attention to detail in editing, and believes music is the soul of the edit.

Mairi is continuing her career in editing for several short film projects and often works hand in hand with Jaan Kristjan Utno. To view more of her work please visit her IMDB at 

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm8526405/

Leonardo Martinez (Boom Operator) is a actor and singer based in Los Angeles, CA. He has acted in several short films along with completing his degree at the New York Film Academy, Los Angeles CA. Leonardo has created and written several projects in pursuit of his film and music career while accomplishing his degree. 

 

Leonardo recently signed with REVRY and is released his first album "Here I Am" in March 2017. Leo has won various award for best music videos for his first album and is currently continuing his music for his next single.

 

The Typical Woman is featured in Leonardo's upcoming music video for his single "Leaving" where Leo and Sienna collaborated in creating the song for the film.  

Nicci Gaona (Hair and Makeup) is a hair and makeup artist from the Bay Area who currently resides in sunny Southern California. In 2011, she graduated from Paul Mitchell The School. Since becoming a hair and makeup artist Nicci has had the ability to work on various projects ranging from red carpet, editorial work, lifestyle and some Ad work. She is also an educator for UNITE Haircare as well as a certified airbrush makeup artist through KETT Cosmetics. She is currently available for freelance projects.

Matthew Saintclair Bragonier (Lead Costumer) is a fashion designer based out of Orange County California. After accomplishing his third college degree by the after of 20 years old, he was already a renown fashion photographer having worked with some of the largest names in the industry. Eventually, he pursued his own love for styling and started working as a designer in both men and women's fashion under his own brand, Saintclair. 

Elliot Herman (Sound Engineer) works as an award winning sound designer, engineer/producer, and composer can be heard in a variety of media from theatrical films to TV series. Elliot received a BFA in Film and Digital Video at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Most notably, he is known for his sound design work on the Nickelodeon's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", Disney's "The Lion's Guard" and "Jake And the Never Land Pirates", the comedy web series written by Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Platt, "Shelf Life", and Rel Dowdell's feature film, "Changing the Game."