Stag Night of the Dead: Cast & Crew Profiles

Sebastian Street plays Dean in Stag Night of the Dead

Dean - The Groom To Be
Played by Sebastian Street

Since filming SNOTD, Sebastian has very rapidly become part of the 'Brit Pack' playing in numerous feature films opposite stars such as Sean Bean, Jason Flemyng, Tamer Hassan, Danny Dyer and many others. He has just finished shooting Airborne opposite Mark Hamill and Julian Glover and early 2012 will be playing the lead role of an American G.I. opposite Tom Sizemore and Tom Felton.

Sophie Lovell Anderson plays Candy in Stag Night of the Dead

Candy - £50 Stripper in PVC Catsuit
Played by Sophie Lovell Anderson

Squeezing into Candy's PVC catsuit is Sophie Lovell Anderson. Sophie played Marie Ann Charpillon in the TV mini series Casanova's Love Letters and has also appeared in Nine Lives London, Trollops Of Threadneedle Street and Closer.

Bruce Lawrence plays Marky in Stag Night of the Dead

Marky - The Best Man
Played by Bruce Lawrence

Bruce's past credits include Casualty, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead, About a Boy, Bloody Sunday and Band of Brothers. He appeared in the Doctor Who Christmas special where he single handedly failed to save Kylie from a grisly doom, something the production team at Zomball Films have never forgiven him for.

Rez Kempton plays Sanjay in Stag Night of the Dead

Sanjay - Successful Businessman, Loyal Father
Played by Rez Kempton

Rez has appeared in numerous films including Merchant Ivory's The Mystic Masseur, Brothers In Trouble & My Son the Fanatic. His most recent credits include Life Goes On and the soon to be released Re-uniting the Rubins with Tim Spall and Honor Blackman. Rez's small screen credits include Spooks, Roger Roger, The Bill and Lee Evan's So What Now.

Joe Rainbow plays DJ Ronny in Stag Night of the Dead

DJ Ronny - Part Time DJ and Wannabe Gangsta
Played by Joe Rainbow

Joe trained at the East 15 Acting School and his theatrical credits include A Midsummer Nights Dream, Paradise Lost, Twelfth Night, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest and The Merchant of Venice. Film credits include Sisters Grimm, The Most Unromantic Man in the World, Drop, Blazer, Folly and The Yellow Book. He's also appeared in commercials for Starburst, Lynx Shampoo, Heinz Soup, BBC Sport, T-Mobile and BT Servers.

James G Fain plays TC in Stag Night of the Dead

TC - Tyre Fitter and Rust Repairer
Played by James G Fain

James worked with both Bruce (Marky) and Mike (Number 48) in the acclaimed mockumentary Bare Naked Talent (aka Hardcore: A Poke Into the Adult Film Orifice) so when we were looking for someone to play the role of the foul mouthed TC we immediately gave him a call. A fine comedy actor, James was a regular in the long running London fringe show The News Revue as well as appearing in The Basil Brush Show, Dr Tatiana and, unforgetably, The Gimp on the Hits TV station.

Doug Grant plays Gordon in Stag Night of the Dead

Gordon - Future Father In Law
Played by Doug Grant

Underneath that grey cardigan lurks an iron man. A real iron man! A qualified personal trainer, Doug likes nothing more than going for a 4km swim, 180km bike ride and a 42km run before breakfast. Doug's TV roles include Footballers Wives, 999, The Bill and he has worked on voiceover projects for PC World, Motorola and Simply Travel TV.

Jeff Rudom plays Mr Ree in Stag Night of the Dead

Mr Ree - Head Of Zomball
Played by Jeff Rudom

Jeff will be familiar to TV audiences after his stint on Celebrity Fit Club where he lost an incredible 92lbs. A former professional basketball player, Jeff has appeared in films such as Gladiator, Revolver and Holly Bolly as well as TV shows Eastenders and Time Gentlemen Please. Jeff also appeared in the Hanlau Films short Reco Men alongside Beth Winslet, Kemal Shahin and Mike Busson.

Mike Busson plays Number 48 in Stag Night of the Dead

Number 48 - Head Of Security
Played by Mike Busson

Mike has narrated numerous audio books including Call of the Wild, The Golden Fleece, Taras Bulba and The Koran as well as providing voices for training videos and computer games including Circus Empire and Chameleon. TV and film credits include Masterminds, Tomorrow, In Your Dreamsand Bare Naked Talent.

Brian Wheeler plays Mr Big in Stag Night of the Dead

Mr Big - The Butler
Played by Brian Wheeler

Brian is a veteran of stage and screen having appeared in many productions including The Royal Variety Command Performance, Saturday Night Live and The South Bank show. Film credits include Phantom of the Opera, The Never Ending Story, Return of the Jedi, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and he was seen last year on popular TV show Top Gear.

Neil 'Napoleon' Jones is the writer, director and producer of Stag Night of the Dead

Neil 'Napoleon' Jones
Director

Neil has previously written and directed three short films - Zero Tolerance, On A Plate and Reco Men - as well as the micro shorts Alfie the Urban Zombie and Just Another Five Minutes, the latter of which was shortlisted for the Cobra Beer/ITV film award and screened at BFI in 2007. Stag Night of the Dead is his first feature length film. He is currently working on the screenplay for a horror film entitled The Sigil.

Richard J Wood - DoP for Stag Night of the Dead

Richard J Wood
Director of Photography

Richard has five feature films under his belt as cinematographer as well as lensing dozens of shorts, which have been screened at BAFTA, various international film festivals and on television. Richard has also turned his hand to producing, winning the prestigious Best UK Feature award at the 15th Raindance film festival and three British Independent Film Award nominations for Exhibit A (2007).

Ray Brown - Zombie Wrangler for Stag Night of the Dead

Ray Brown
Zombie Wrangler & SFX

Ray has worked on all of Neil's short films so, as a die hard fan of the zombie genre, there was only one man we could call on to control our undead army. In the words of George A. Romero, Ray is “the best zombie wrangler in the business”. The first film he ever rented on video was Zombie Flesh Eaters. Watch out for his cameo in the movie where he plays a character we lovingly refer to as The Wanking Zombie.

Chris Barnett - Composer for Stag Night of the Dead

Chris Barnett
Composer

Chris has scored over twenty-five films and documentaries, including the award winning, BAFTA nominated, Tristram Shandy: A Cock & Bull Story, starring Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Gillian Anderson and Stephen Fry; “K” starring Colin Salmon and Tamer Hassan, and Not In Our Name featuring British former MP, Tony Benn. He has composed on several high profile commercial projects such as; tourist attractions, London Eye and Madam Tussauds as well as ceremony music for the prestigious ‘The WIFTS’ Awards in Los Angeles.