WHISKEY SPRINGS CAST
Cristen Coppen is an American actress known for the feature films Road Trip, Sorority Boys, The Flatts, and Art School Confidential. Her television credits include CSI, Key and Peele, Casual, and Shameless.
Cristen is also the founder of the company I Am a Gem which helps to fund her organization, I AM NOW ME. I AM NOW ME is a mentorship program for young women in halfway houses in Los Angeles. It offers women tools to understand their value and worth in order to create healthy, powerful leaders. They also organize other women empowerment events for local charities like Jenesse Center and the Harvest Home.
We couldn’t be happier to have Cristen’s energy and talent as part of the Whiskey Springs cast. If ever there was someone meant to play Fallon Foster it is Cristen Coppen.
Annie was one of voices for the CW Network. She has also appeared on various TV shows including Dexter, Harry's Law, Love Bites, Criminal Minds, Suspect Behavior, Bella and the Bulldogs, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Timeless, Modern Family, The Mentalist, How to Get Away with Murder, 9-1-1, and Station 19.
An alumna of the acclaimed Groundlings, Annie has incredible theatrical roots. She's also been a member of Theatre Tribe, a prominent Los Angeles theater group, where she starred in original works by local and known playwrights. She's also used her powers on the stage performing stand-up and improv comedy at local venues such as The Improv, The Comedy Store and The Ice House.
When she's not acting, Annie reads — A LOT and makes attempts at being a good LA local by doing pilates and juicing. She also drives a Prius with a yoga mat in it. She has spent time in Northern Uganda helping refugees and started her own, fledgling charity group, Good Fridays.
Jill Smith is an award-winning author, writer, narrator, voice-over artist, and actress. As J.A. Rock, she has penned of over twenty LGBTQ romance, suspense, and horror novels, as well as an occasional contributor to HuffPo Queer Voices. J.A.’s books have received Lambda Literary and INDIEFAB Award nominations, and The Subs Club received the 2016 National Leather Association-International Pauline Reage Novel Award. 24/7 was named one of the best books of 2016 by Kirkus Reviews.
In addition to her writing, Jill has narrated over thirty audiobooks including the Open Tab series by J.A. Armstrong. Her voice has been heard promoting products from Kellogg’s, Macmillan Leaning, and Flywheel, to name a few.
A co-creator for the Whiskey Springs series, Jill co-wrote the pilot episode and will take on the role of Riley Main in the show.
Tiffany is a highly accomplished, multi-talented actress, singer and dancer who began her career in the New York Theatre and has since gone on to appear in numerous television shows and films. From recurring as BNC News Anchor “Angela Raines” on “Scandal" to playing a sinister warrior skinwalker named “Dark Spirit” on MTV’s Teen Wolf or the fictional 1950’s film star Cynthia Beckley in the award winning dramatic film “Daughter Of Fortune,” Tiffany has an exceptional range and chameleon like ability to morph into a multitude of different characters. Aside from her TV/Film credits, Tiffany was the lead background vocalist for Michael Bolton’s world tour and she also wrote and starred in her smash hit, critically acclaimed one woman play “I Never Met a Jerk I Didn’t Like” where she played 10 different characters (both men and women ) which sold out theatre venues in both Los
Angeles and Off Broadway in New York. Currently; the comedy series “Ethnically Ambiguous” that she created, wrote and starred in is in pre-production and will soon be
Kimleigh has an extensive background in theater, film, and television. You've seen are on the BIG screen in films such as The Princess Diaries, and Jason Bateman's critically-acclaimed Bad Words, as the scene-stealing character, Marzipan. Kimleigh's television credits include: Heroes, Lincoln Heights, Bones, Castle, Grace & Frankie, Scandal, Criminal Minds, and 9-1-1, to name a few.
Her award-winning, one-woman show, T-O-T-A-L-L-Y is transforming the way audiences understand and discuss sexual assault. Kimleigh is a FORCE OF NATURE on the screen and off, and we couldn't be happier to have her be part of a little town called WHISKEY SPRINGS.
Dana May Jamison is a SAG actress and comedian and has made her way performing and acting globally. She has performed stand up comedy in over 7 countries, as well as the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland. She got her start on reality TV shows like FEAR FACTOR, and nearly winning on ABCs show WIPEOUT at 19 years old. Some of her 20 IMDB credits include: ENTOURAGE, CHELSEA LATELY, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, several international films, and more. Her passions now are creating meaningful content, hosting, travel, and her travel show she co-created called FREE BABY: A series where she travels the world to places off the beaten path in search of the most inspirational stories, places, and people.