Katie Featherston received her BFA in acting from Southern Methodist University’s Meadows School of the Arts, which included 4 years of contemporary scene study with emphasis in Shakespeare and Chekov, Movement- stage combat, Tai Chi, yoga, juggling, mask work- Voice, Improv and Solo Performance. She has studied with Steve Braun since 2008.
Katie is perhaps best known for playing the lead role in Paramount’s 2009 smash hit PARANORMAL ACTIVITY, which earned her the Best Actress award at the 2009 Screamfest Film Festival. Made on a budget of approximately $15,000, the movie earned over $100 million dollars at the US box office, making it one of the most profitable movies ever made. In addition, the film has been ranked among many critics’ lists of the “Best Horror Movies” ever made.
Katie can also be seen in Paranormal Activity 2, 3 and 4, as well as appearing in multiple episodes of ABC’s THE RIVER produced by Oren Peli and Steven Spielberg.
Will has devoted over 15 years to the art of Improvisation. His journey began in Chicago and found his home here in Los Angeles. He has studied and performed at Comedy Sportz, iO West, and The Upright Citizens Brigade. There he met and created a troupe, TAB, that went on to create their own independent improv show called CRASHBAR IMPROV. (www.crashbarimprov.com) which celebrated its fourth year this past July. Crashbar was recognized by LA Weekly as the “Best Underground Improv Show” in LA. You have seen Will in over a dozen National Commercials, Indie films, Comedy Central shows, and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He also has a Production Company, Five Fingers Media, whom is releasing his own written and directed Mock-umentary in 2013. www.fivefingersmedia.com