Spoof Troupe Cast

Charles Dewandeler

Charles is the Creator of Spoof Troupe. He also leads the writing team, and directs and edits most of the sketches. If you watch and listen closely you can hear his voice in many videos and see his cameos from time to time.

Charles is an award winning Director and Editor. He has been editing for 16 years on a variety of TV/film productions, most notably "Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Standup" for Starz! and the talk/variety show "Way Black When" for TV One. His work has also aired on The Independent Film Channel, The CW Network, ABC Family, Netflix, Fox syndicated channels, various cable outlets in Southeast Michigan and countless websites. His 'Martin Lawrence' episodes on Starz! were seen by over a million viewers and his sketch comedy videos have been watched by tens of millions of people online and shared thousands of times.

His favorite Spoof Troupe videos are Avengers Parody and Batman Parody which he wrote, directed and edited.

Charles is also the Writer and Director of the film 'Parody Movie' which is now available on Amazon Prime. For more info visit www.ParodyMovieDVD.com


Julie David

Julie David was born & raised in San Francisco, CA. From an early age she had a passion for performance, sports & writing. She competed as a gymnast and runner honoring her school with first place medals. In 2011, she played Clumsy Smurf at a live-event with Anton Yelchin for “The Smurfs” where she immortalized her character’s hands in concrete at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. *paparazzi photos available.

Julie has booked Commercial, TV, Theatre & Film roles including co-star & guest-star credits on “The Office”, “Dexter” and “Stick It” to name a few.

Julie’s first Spoof Troupe sketch was The Walking Dead Parody “Sexy Zombie” she’s also played Black Widow in our Avengers Parody, she's played Jean Grey and numberous other characters in Spoof Troupe.

She performs regularly with her improv team around Los Angeles. And has studied Improv Comedy at Second City and Monkey Butler for years.

David Lautman

David was first introduced to Theatre by his dad Ben Lautman, an actor who starred in the original Broadway production of HAIR (1970-1974). David has appeared in several plays himself, including a National Tour of the critically acclaimed "Pulp Shakespeare", as Zed.

David has also appeared in Film, TV and Commercials, most notably he acted opposite Vincent D'Onofrio in feature film "Broken Horses", opposite Jaime Pressly in "Making the Rules", starred in a commercial for Xbox and guest-starred on Travel Channel's "Hotel Secrets and Legends". And his Vines have been looped almost a million times.

He's co-produced, written and starred in several sketch comedy videos with Spoof Troupe; including his favorite sketch The Walking Dead parody, "Sexy Zombie" opposite the wonderful Julie David. He's also played Captain America, Wolverine, Spock and Robin!!!

David performs regularly with his Improv Comedy Team in "ESL y Amigos" on the Mainstage at iO West in Hollywood. Every 2nd and 4th Monday at 11pm, tickets available at www.ioimprov.com

For more visit www.DavidLautman.com

Brianna Oppenheimer

Brianna was born in Pasadena, CA and moved all over the United States. At an early age she started performing with the Jacksonville City Ballet in addition to attending New Orleans Center For Creative Arts.  She studied Theater at Desales University and Psychology at Marymount Manhattan College.

Brianna loves period pieces, vining, improv, and furry animals.
She has thousands of followers on Instagram and social media and her Vines have been "looped" almost a million times.

Brianna made her Spoof Troupe debut lampooning Jenna Marbles, she also starred in Ghostbusters Parody and appeared in other sketches. Her most memorable and most popular Spoof Troupe performance came as Harley Quinn in our "Batman Parody" and "Batman Parody 3"!

You can catch her on Netflix in, “The Trail.”  She also performs with the musical improv group, “99 Problems, but A Pitch Ain’t One.”

To check out more about Brianna's tantalizing triumphs and to contact her directly, go to: www.briannaoppenheimer.com or visit her on social media!

Noel Gibson

You may know her from Spoof Troupe as Uhura in our Star Trek parodies and one of the Ghostbusters in Ghostbusters Parody.

Growing up in Faulkton, South Dakota, Gibson was raised by her grandparents and became the first African-American student to graduate from Faulkton High school.

She served as high school cheerleading captain for four years, she won the Faulkton Snow Queen Talent pageant and represented Faulkton at the Miss Teen South Dakota pageant winning miss congeniality, best interview, most dedicated, and placing within the top 5. She's also a skilled dancer in hip-hop, jazz, tap and ballet.

Since moving to Los Angeles, Noel has been featured in several films, commercials, and The Mindy Project. She's starred in plays including the recent "Dead Air". And she enjoys performing improv around L.A. at clubs like IOWest and UCB, look for her in Laughtivism and/or Niagara Balls.

L.B. Rai

L.B. Rai starred in a Captain Morgan Spiced Rum commercial for the international market in South America.

LB Rai was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI. After obtaining his Associates in General Arts at Grand Rapids Community College, he competed at the World Championships of Performing Arts and won a Gold medal in the Rap Category as well as the Vocal Open Category (All music genres).

He received a Bronze medal for the Spokesmodel category where he performed a comedic monologue he wrote called "LB's Lover Boy Fragrance." The monologue was adapted to Spoof Troupe and became PanTi Drop'R 3000. He also starred in Avengers Parody and Captain America Parody as Blind Nick Fury. He has also appeared in numberous other sketches and has made 3 music videos with Spoof Troupe, including "Condom Style", "Big Gun Small Penis", "Weiner In Your Mouth" and you can catch him in "Batman Parody 3" as Two-Face.

 He reminds himself everyday that "talent alone can only get a person so far, but their drive and determination will take them further than they can ever imagine."


Steve Saunders
 

Steve Saunders hails from the great city of Cleveland Ohio, AKA The Land, AKA City of Champions, AKA the mistake by the lake but you cant call it that only we can call it that.

He has been with Spoof Troupe since playing the hapless and dashingly handsome victim of The Cockblocker in our 2nd sketch ever. You probably recognize him in his recurring role as The Flash but he's also appeared in several other videos.

When not spoof trouping,,, Steve is part of the Comics Reading Comics podcast/youtube channel/live shows and performing sketch comedy and improv in Los Angeles. Steve is currently studying with The Groundlings and also does non-comedy acting.

Daniella Steele

Daniella started acting in community theatre with her all-time favorite role of the Genie in Aladdin, Jr., then enjoyed playing Becky Thatcher in Tom Sawyer, Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden, Esther Jane in A Christmas Story, and recently Martha Cratchit in A Christmas Carol.

She has experience with commercials, shorts, music videos, improv, and of course Spoof Troupe. Daniella starred in Spoof Troupe's first video ever "Gay Date", she also stars in the webseries “I’m With Stupid" and "Easily Offended Girl" and has appeared in "The Felon DeGenerate Show".

Daniella loves acting and wouldn’t trade it for anything! She especially enjoys being part of SpoofTroupe and all the fun and friends it has brought her. She currently attends college at Biola University.