“After over four hundred auditions, the cast for Joel Reisig’s “Faith Under Fire” has been announced. Casting took place in Northville on Saturday, March 24.
Produced by Melissa Kerley and Joel Paul Reisig. “Faith Under Fire” is the story of a fireman who has his faith tested when he loses his family to cancer.
Dean Cain is playing the film’s main supporting role. And as of March 28, Stacey Dash has been added to the cast in the role of Dr. Robinson.
Dean Cain, known for his role as Superman/Clark Kent in the series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993), is originally from the Mt. Clemens area, although he would go on to grow up in Malibu. Stacy Dash, originally from Bronx, New York, made regular appearances on The Cosby Show (1984), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990), and also St. Elsewhere (1982). She made her feature film debut in Enemy Territory (1987), which was quickly followed by Moving (1988), in which she played Richard Pryor‘s teenage daughter.
The cast of “Faith Under Fire” will now include
Tom – Nick Vlassopoulos
Tiffany – Tenley Kellogg
Pastor – Dean Cain
Melissa – Jesi Jensen
Sara – Keyna Reynolds
Rebecca – Mara Kanyon
Dr Robinson – Stacey Dash
Chief – Grover McCants
David – Joel Paul Reisig
Devon – Daniel Jeffries
Steve – Jeff Priskorn
Mother of girl in fire – Val Arnold
Lisa, church girl – TBD
ER doctor – Mike T. Tremblay
Police officer – Nate Brassfield
Brandie Marie Hodges
Mavin Pickachu Tramble
Bartender – Laura Kay Henderson-Whiteford
Church greeters – TBD
Church Usher 1 – Rocco Guirlanda
Church Usher 2 – Todd Gerdan
Tom’s father in law Terry Wisner
Pastor’s wife – Teri Lee”
According to Reisig, “Again, a sincere thank you to everyone who came to auditions or sent in their audition. We had four hundred auditions and many of them were quite good. As an actor myself I know how tough it is and I’m sorry that I’m not able to cast more of you.”
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We had a great time filling in as extras today. Beat of luck with the movie. Thanks for adding the veterans😀