The Incoherents

A Rock 'n' Roll Comedy Feature Film

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Jeff Auer (Bruce, Writer, Producer) is a Brooklyn-based actor, writer and voice-over artist. Credits include "The Blacklist", “Bull”, “The Affair”, “Blue Bloods”, “Luke Cage” and the film “Ben is Back (with Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges). Jeff is co-writer of the songs for the film and the band with fellow cast member and producer Alex Emanuel.

Jared Barel (Director, Producer) is an award winning filmmaker, illustrator, designer, and graphic novelist. He is the owner and founder, along with his brother, Jordan, of Loaded Barrel Studios, an acclaimed publisher of comics and graphic novels, including "Grey" and "Brielle and the Horror." Jared is also a skilled screenwriter, editor, cinematographer and animator, lending his many talents to features, documentaries, short films, music videos and industrials among other projects. 


Alex Emanuel (Jimmy, Producer, Music) is a New York-based actor, producer, filmmaker, writer, director and visual artist. He's also former touring, recording rock musician and songwriter and veteran of numerous bands. His TV credits include roles on “Succession”, "50 Central""Public Morals", "Blue Bloods" and “Law and Order”. Recent feature film roles include “Inside the Rain”, "When Everything’s Gone" and "The Luring". Alex has appeared in the world premieres of the rock musicals "Family Album" and "Home Street Home" among other theatre projects, and is presently working on a documentary about his father, the Illustrator Robert Grossman, who passed away in 2018.


Jordan Barel (Legal, Producer) is a writer, producer and lawyer for Loaded Barrel Studios. Based in LA, he's worked for New Line Cinema, AMC, Verve Talent Agency and was recently named in Variety's Hollywood Movers and Shakers list. Jordan and his brother Jared gew up playing in bands together.


Charles Kirby (Production Design, Producer) is a designer and entrepreneur. He has designed scenery, lighting and projections off-Broadway, at the Fringe in London, for regional theatre, the Quadrennial in Prague, and taught film/theatre production at the college and high school levels. Charles has assisted production designers on Broadway, the West End and in films. Recent work includes production designing his 3rd feature, and creating THIS IS REAL, a brand new immersive theatrical experience from Tim Haskell at PSYCHO CLAN's studio153 in Brooklyn.  

Adrienne Stern (Casting Director) provides full casting services in both New York and Los Angeles for Film, Television, Commercials, Web, and Theatre with over twenty years of entertainment industry experience.


John Hudak, Jr.  (Cinematographer) His love of painting has influenced his eye for cinematography, using the baroque period as an inspiration and reference. John relocated to New York City in 2006 and he continues to focus on his crest as a DP. He has traveled nationally and internationally to photograph narratives, music videos, and documentaries and is always ready to take on interesting projects.


Walter Hoffman (Keith) is a New York City born and bred actor, screenwriter, film producer, stage director and musician. Recent acting work includes the shorts "Rock and Roll Ghost Town" and "La Festa", which was a finalist in the 2014 100 Hour Film Race.

Casey Clark (Tyler) is a nomadic actor, writer, filmmaker and musician. His work has taken him around the Globe, most recently, to Saudi Arabia

Kate Arrington (Liz) most recently appeared on Billions and The Good Wife.  She is an Obie Award winning actress and a member of Steppenwolf Theatre Company.  

Margaret Anne Florence (Debbie) plays the role of Marion Keisker on CMT’s Sun Records.  TV appearances include Inside Amy Schumer, 30 Rock, Blue Bloods and Nurse Jackie.  

Robert McKay (George) is an actor who most recently appeared in "Hidden Figures", the latest season of the hit Netflix/Marvel show "Daredevil" and the Barack Obama biopic "Barry.”

Annette O'Toole (Mrs. Graham) has had a long and varied career across film, TV and theater, appearing in everything from 48 HRS and Superman III to Smallville and Grey’s Anatomy. She’s also an Oscar Nominee for Best Song from the film A Mighty Wind. 

Amy Carlson (Jerry Evans) played the role of Linda Reagan of CBS’s Blue Bloods, and prior to that was a cast member of Third Watch and Another World.  Film credits include Green Lantern and Too Big Too Fail. She currently appears in Landline (w/ John Turturro, Edie Falco & Jenny Slate) and the upcoming indie A Bread Factory, Part One.  


Vincent Lamberti (The Jules) has been acting, writing, directing and producing for the past three decades. He is graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in England and The American Conservatory Theatre, and he originated Zodiac Mindwarp and the Love Reaction. Vince is the proud father of two humans, four dogs, one cat and a goldfish. 

Stew (Stew) is a singer/songwriter and playwright.  His play Passing Strange won the Tony Award for Best Book. Passing Strange was recorded and turned into a feature film directed by Spike Lee.  Since he's premiered other original works Family Album at OSF and The Total bent at the Public. Stew continues to record and perform as a solo artist and with The Negro Problem.

Katia Vieira (HMU) Katia has been applying her HMU skills in shorts and features for a few years now. Recent work includes the award-winning short film  See You Yesterday produced by Spike Lee.


Barbara Eisen (Wardrobe) is an award winning Stylist (Telly) who has been working in fashion and the entertainment industry for 26 years. She has worked on national campaigns, commercials, films, music videos and magazines, for Google, Revlon, Harley Davidson, BMW and Hearst among other clients, and styled many celebrities, including Alan Cumming and Eartha Kitt. Recent Costume Design credits include "The Jersey Devil" and "Giselle" music videos. Music is part of her family and was thrilled to work on The Incoherents.

Christine Chang (Grace) is a New York based actress living in Brooklyn. She trained at the William Esper Studio, is a graduate of Yale University and NYU School of Law.  Recent acting credits include "Madam Secretary," "Listen Up Philip," and "East of Hollywood".   

Alexander Stine (John) can be seen in David Fincher's new Netfix series "Mindhunter", "Orange is the new Black", "The Affair", "TURN: Washington's Spies", "Boardwalk Empire" and the Indie Feature "Wild Men" (Best Supporting Actor at the Macabre Fair Film Festival '17).  NY Theater includes "King Lear" with Austin Pendleton, "Servant of 2 Masters", "The Knight of the Burning Pestle", "Macbeth", "Much Ado About Nothing", "Stairway to Hell", and "Dia de los Muertos".  Alexander has a BA in theatre from the University of Northern Colorado and currently resides in NYC.


Johnny Gaffney (Paul) is a New York City entertainer. Johnny become involved in "The Incoherents" after working  with Alex Emanuel in "1000 Years of Science". Alex ran into Johnny at an Election demonstration and said "you're who I'd always imagined to play this guy completely unlike you."

Jeremy Sample (Jeremy) appears in the upcoming Black Panther (dir: Ryan Coogler of Creed).  Other credits include Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and Gotham.  Jeremy also is a professional stuntman, most recently in the next Avengers film, and producer of the award-winning short film "Broken Angels".

Rebecca Brooksher (Gwen) appears on USA’s The Sinner (w/ Jessica Biel).  Other credits include Elementary, The Good Wife, Happyish and the upcoming film Cubby.


Marzy Hart (Moonbeam) is an actress, writer and producer.  She most recently produced and acted in the web series Working On It (also created), Slice and the feature film Landing Up. She appeared in Loaded Barrel Studios graphic novels Breille and the Horor and Grey, as did Alex Emanuel. 


Katie Fabel (Courtney) is an actress, comedienne, writer, singer and proud momma. She has appeared in multiple off Broadway, west end and regional plays, written and produced several funny or die skits, performed comedy and improv in NY, LA and the UK, voiced video games and more.


Joe Hurley (Eddie Roth) is an actor and singer/songwriter, fronting the bands Rogue’s March and Joe Hurley and the Gents.  He has collaborated with among others Sam Shepard, PJ Harvey and Tony Visconti (David Bowie’s producer).  Joe along with Johnny Deep narrated the audiobook for Keith Richard’s autobiography Life.  


Jillie Simon (Chrissie) Film highlights include "A Beautiful Mind", “Confess” w/ Melissa Leo & a lead role in “You Have the Right to Remain Violent” dir., Roberto Monticello. "Hungry”, which she wrote, co-directed and stars in with Oscar-nominee Eric Roberts, has been selected to 21 festivals to date, winning 8 awards, with 11 nominations. She’s also performed at Uprights Citizen Brigade, UCBeast & the NY Comedy Club w/ Grown-Up's Playground.

Robert McCaskill (Gordon) works as an acting coaching in NYC. He appeared most recently in the feature films Flatbush Luck and The Emily Dickinson Project, with Molly Shannon. 


Celia Schaefer (Joni) is a New York-based actress, writer and director. Recently she has been seen in the film "Detours", on TV in Hulu's original series "The Path", and on stage in Harold Pinter's "Old Times" at Fusion Theatre Company, NM.


Chris Barron (Chris Baron) is the singer of The Spin Doctors, whose debut album Pocket Full of Kryptonite sold over ten million copies.  He continues to record and tour with the band and as a solo artist.   


Gentleman Brawlers are a Brooklyn 6-Piece, are psychedelic soul revivalists known for their spooky, stylized tunes drenched in analog tape echo and spring reverb. Drawing critical acclaim in the New York and London Music Press, Brooklyn’s influential magazine, The Deli, listed them among their top 10 emerging New York bands. Their first full-length LP is scheduled for release in October 2017.


Fiona Silver is a musician born and raised in NYC. Blending genres like spices, incorporating the vibe of soul, the hooks of pop, the attitude of punk and the conviction of rock n roll. Her debut album, Little Thunder has been called "gritty and sexual" by BlackBook Magazine, "Beyond amazing" by KROQ FM/Sirius XM DJ Rodney Bingenheimer, and Galore Magazine says "...this kick ass girl has a Presence, with a capital P."


Richard Barone (Richard Barone) pioneered the 80’s indie rock scene in Hoboken with his band The Bongos.  He has collaborated with among others Moby, Lou Reed, Beach Boy Al Jardine, Sean Lennon, Tony Visconti (David Bowie’s producer) and Pete Seeger.  His latest album Sorrows & Promises is a tribute to the Greenwich Village music scene of 60’s.  

Jessica Luck (Val) is an actor who recently appeared off-Broadway in Lisa Lampanelli's play Stuffed.  She is a member of the rock band My Dear Mycroft.

Joemca (Carson) is a musician, sound designer, and audio engineer.  His band, My Dear Mycroft, will have a new album out this year.

Jack McKeever (Daryl) is a singer, songwriter, producer and recording engineer who's been making music since the early 90's.  Jack is based in Manhattan but divides his time between New York, London and LA. He's worked with Rufas Wainwright, Joan As Policewoman, Gary Lucas and others.


Leslie Kalarchian (Polly)


60/40 plays melodic hardcore music and handball.


Loaded Barrel Studios was formed in 2006 by brothers Jared and Jordan Barel as a film and comic book production company with the intent of producing high quality Graphic Novels that can be adapted into feature films. The studio is behind internationally award winning graphic novels, indie and major label music videos, short films, documentaries, experimental films, and features.

Starna Productions was founded in 2003 by actor, musician, writer and artist Alex Emanuel. Starna has produced plays, films, readings, a short film festival, a compilation album, rock shows, music videos, songs and event posters, among other projects.

Ronan Jean Productions is the production mast of The Incoherents screenwriter Jeff Auer.

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