THE CAST

 

The casting for the film will incorporate both name talent as well as local actors with the intention of exciting broad audiences while also delivering authentic performances. We have begun the first round of casting for the film’s lead roles, and have inroads started with potential actors to play Kea, Wo, and Brandon. 

 
PETER SHINKODA - WO A Canadian film and television actor whose credits include: Marvel’s Daredevil, I, Robot, and Paycheck as well as TV shows such as Falling Skies, Daredevil, Hawaii Five- 0, Sanctuary, Dark Angel, Stargate SG-1, Supernatural,The L Word, Kingdom Hospital, Andromeda, Cold Squad, Masked Rider and the original Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers. 

PETER SHINKODA - WO

A Canadian film and television actor whose credits include: Marvel’s Daredevil, I, Robot, and Paycheck as well as TV shows such as Falling Skies, Daredevil, Hawaii Five- 0, Sanctuary, Dark Angel, Stargate SG-1, Supernatural,The L Word, Kingdom Hospital, Andromeda, Cold Squad, Masked Rider and the original Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers. 

DANIELLE ZALOPANY - KEA An undiscovered talent on the verge of becoming a star. Winner of Hawaii’s own Po’okela Award for best leading actress this year, Danielle offers powerful performances and a range of raw emotions. Previous lm credits include Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016),The Life Coach (2013) and Hawaii Five-0 (2010). 

DANIELLE ZALOPANY - KEA

An undiscovered talent on the verge of becoming a star. Winner of Hawaii’s own Po’okela Award for best leading actress this year, Danielle offers powerful performances and a range of raw emotions. Previous lm credits include Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016),The Life Coach (2013) and Hawaii Five-0 (2010). 

 
JASON QUINN  - BRANDEN Jason Quinn is a classically trained multi-ethnic actor. Raised in Hawaii, trained in New York City. His professional career has been a balance between Theater, Film, and Television. Jason Quinn previously appeared at T.A.G in The Piano Lesson and TopDog UnderDog. Always excited for a chance to work in Hawaii’s Theatre Community and humbled by the opportunity to play in the sand box with such talent.  

JASON QUINN  BRANDEN

Jason Quinn is a classically trained multi-ethnic actor. Raised in Hawaii, trained in New York City. His professional career has been a balance between Theater, Film, and Television. Jason Quinn previously appeared at T.A.G in The Piano Lesson and TopDog UnderDog. Always excited for a chance to work in Hawaii’s Theatre Community and humbled by the opportunity to play in the sand box with such talent.  

KIMO KAHOANO - UNCLE BULLY Since the 70s, Kimo the fire knife dancer and a top cast member in Waikiki's nightlife, had added acting to his resume including featured roles in Hawaii Five O, One West Waikiki with Cheryl Ladd, Hawaii the latest NBC drama, and numerous guest appearances in other TV shows and movies.

KIMO KAHOANO - UNCLE BULLY

Since the 70s, Kimo the fire knife dancer and a top cast member in Waikiki's nightlife, had added acting to his resume including featured roles in Hawaii Five O, One West Waikiki with Cheryl Ladd, Hawaii the latest NBC drama, and numerous guest appearances in other TV shows and movies.

KAINOA MCGEE - THE GIANT One of the biggest surfing personalities in Hawai‘i, the lineup, and the world is Kainoa McGee. Kainoa was well known as a premiere Hawaiian waterman early on. Winning his first bodyboard contest at age 10, becoming a sponsored professional at age 12 and winning the Bodyboard world championships by 18, Kainoa went on to succeed in bodyboarding, surfing, stand up surfing and the occasional Hollywood acting role.

KAINOA MCGEE - THE GIANT

One of the biggest surfing personalities in Hawai‘i, the lineup, and the world is Kainoa McGee. Kainoa was well known as a premiere Hawaiian waterman early on. Winning his first bodyboard contest at age 10, becoming a sponsored professional at age 12 and winning the Bodyboard world championships by 18, Kainoa went on to succeed in bodyboarding, surfing, stand up surfing and the occasional Hollywood acting role.