Table Read 2- Mexiphile

SATURDAY at 3:30 pm

A fledgling Mexican playwright is summoned to a home in Baja California where his hero and horror icon, Scott Raskin, offers him the opportunity to co-author his next book. Unable to support his family on his measly Uber tips, Lucas jumps at the opportunity to co-write this Narco story, despite his better judgment.


Daniel Penilla

Daniel Penilla is an actor, creative, and a lover of stories. Most recently he was an actor in the award winning short film La Serenata, directed by Adelina Anthony & Written by Ernesto Javier Martínez. His roots are in theater and he trained at Circle In The Square Theatre School in NYC.

Dylan Jones

Dylan Jones is an actor, writer, singer and native Angelina. She starred in Sarah Kane’s “4.48 Psychosis” at Son of Semele, has toured the country with LA Theatre Works and has toured the world doing Chekhov with Theatre Movement Bazaar’s “Track 3.” She can be seen in various television shows and films, including “American Crime Story: Impeachment.”

Gaige Johnson

Gaige Johnson is an actor/filmmaker from Michigan who is set to graduate from AMDA. In the past three years since moving to Los Angeles, he has been involved in over 100 projects. When he’s not busy acting, Gaige can be found rooting for the Detroit Lions to make it to the Super Bowl.

Nicole Pacent

Nicole Pacent is a graduate of NYU Tisch, Nicole plays Rebecca Wilson on Criminal Minds: Evolution (Paramount+), and has appeared on numerous television shows, including Westworld, Call Me Kat, Anyone But Me, Good Trouble, Black-ish, and CSI: Vegas. Nicole is a proud member of the Ammunition Theatre Company.

Oscar Avila

Oscar Avila is an actor from El Paso, Texas. His previous credits include Selena: The Series, The Curse, and Finch.

Oscar Emmanuel Fabela

Oscar Emmanuel Fabela is a Mexican-American actor and producer raised in South Texas, and a proud Scholar of the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts. As a graduate of UCLA’s School of Theater, Film & Television, and The British American Drama Academy in Oxford, he was awarded the Golden Globes Acting Fellowship.

Shaka Omari Smith

Shaka Omari Smith is a part-time producer at Open Queue Productions. He is a tech product manager in his other day job and all-around nerd, and he runs a comic book club at work.