Acting Reel Master Database

created by  Dan Opsal

An anthology series exploring the acting reels of lesser known thespians, Acting Reel Master Database dominated the competition for seven episodes before taking a self-cancelling bow.

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Episode 1

The checkered career of one C.J. Blunk: actress.

Screened: 2010-05-12 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 43/58 - 74.14% share; placed 8th of 14

Downloads: 9,476


 

Cast

CJ BlunkTate Evans
Creepy Doorway HusbandAlan Kaufman
BarneyKirk McGee
Angsty TeenAdam Beecher
WeeGrow SpokespersonTom Bartos
Street Thug #1Rob Hugel
Street Thug #2Matt Mayer
Street Thug #3John Timothy
Street Thug #4Auggie Lutz
Street Thug #5Dan Chamberlain

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Adam BeecherDirector, Writer, Cinematographer
Lisa OpsalMake-Up, Props

 
Episode 2

Presenting the inimitable Ted Goines.

Screened: 2010-07-14 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 87/97 - 89.69% share; placed 1st of 9

Downloads: 8,174


 

Cast

Ted GoinesRob Hugel
DelilahShannon Coffey
Hemley's VOTom Bartos
Santa ClausEd Coffey
We Have to Eat HimTate Evans
Pee-erRory O'Connor
Animal Demon BeastGiga Shane

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Make-Up, Sound, Props
Jake ZavrackyMusic Composition

 
Episode 3

A familiar face, perhaps, for fans of early 1990's gangster movies?

Screened: 2010-08-18 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 72/74 - 97.30% share; placed 1st of 10

Downloads: 8,028


 

Cast

Burt PlouchEd Coffey
Brain DoctorTom Bartos
ElderWeb VO TalentTate Evans
Spazz DadTheo Spedalle
Victim of Office HarassmentDevin Sanchez
Daughter of SmokerAbbi Jacobson
Son of SmokerDom Manzolillo

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Make-Up, Sound, Props
Jake ZavrackyMusic Composition

 
Episode 4

Skump. Roger Skump.

Screened: 2010-09-24 at New York TV Festival

Votes: 90/101 - 89.11% share; placed 2nd of 9

Downloads: 6,716


 

Cast

Roger SkumpTom Bartos
Crime Scene InvestigatorRob Lathan
Pregnant Bomb BellyTate Evans
Bomb Scientist #1Rob Hugel
Father of Pregnant Bomb BellyEd Coffey
ManBaby Head ShakerShannon Coffey
CPR InstructorRobert Youngren
Angry HusbandJoe Urban
Fortune TellerMala Wright
Adulterous WomanLauren Pappas

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Make-Up, Sound, Props

 
Episode 5

Submitted for your perusal, it's Audrey Quank! Keep an overlarge alien eye out for 101 alum Mitch Magee.

Screened: 2010-11-10 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 107/118 - 90.68% share; placed 1st of 11

Downloads: 7,411


 

Cast

Audrey QuankRachel Bloom
Bulgey Eyed AlienMitch Magee
Text Message SingerAlex Charak
Ghost Story TellerMarguerite Stimpson
James (Romantic Comedy Leading Man)Stephen Stout
Sparkletown DaddySherman Alpert
Sparkletown GrandpaAnthony Rodman
Dancing GhostAntonio Rizzo

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Sound, Props
Jake ZavrackyMusic Composition

 
Episode 6

The unstoppable Acting Reel juggernaut rolls along, this time crushing the one and only Betsy Shmorsh (and the competition at the screening).

Screened: 2011-02-09 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 71/73 - 97.26% share; placed 1st of 9

Downloads: 8,057


 

Cast

Betsy ShmorshShannon Coffey
Mommy CopAmy Stiller
Olympic Gold Medalist Oksana BaiulOksana Baiul
Neddy, Kay's CommercialNeil Casey
Bow-Tie Tae Bo Leader/Gally The Space SteedSheldon Clarke
The America PresidentGregory Jones
Pedi-File VoiceoverPam Murphy
Bow-Tie Tae Bo DemonstratorLaura Zeis
HankLew Gardner
Pedi-File ChildEmma Pesin
Pedi-File ChildAdison Eisenberg

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Props
Jake ZavrackyMusic Composition, Music Vocals
Rob HugelSound

 
Episode 7

A triumphant finale featuring, at long last, Dianne Kluff.

Screened: 2011-03-16 at 92YTribeca

Votes: 0/69 - 0.00% share; placed 9th of 10

Downloads: 5,810


 

Cast

Diane KluffAmy Stiller
Bequeathing the DragonAndrea Rosen
Nundercover CopDustin Drury
My Ghost Mom is a RobotWill Hines
Ruthless Mr. ToshJim Santangeli
My Ghost Mom is a RobotKennedy Leach
Der Shfincten Music VideoAdam James Gallo
Der Shfincten Music VideoMichael T. Wilcox
Der Shfincten Music VideoAlan Kaufman
Der Shfincten Music VideoKyle Levenick
Charades NightIlana Glazer
Charades NightEliot Glazer
Charades NightKate Hess
Charades NightZack Poitras
Charades NightRob Cuthill
Magic Eye VoiceCary Alan
Ruthless Mr. ToshSila The Hairless Cat

Crew

Dan OpsalDirector, Writer, Editor, Digital Effects
Lisa OpsalProducer, Props
Jake ZavrackyMusic Composition
Rob HugelSound
Clara PetersonCrew