"Pilot"

 

Season 1: Episode 1

Follow perfectionist Dani da Silva and imperfectionist Alex O'Neill as they navigate work, friendships, and relationships in the city of Seattle!

 

"Total Recall"

Season 1: Episode 2

A birth control recall has Alex running to her gynecologist on the same day as the biggest presentation of her career. Dani does some running of her own.

 

"Dani Does Dallas"

 

Season 1: Episode 3


The Belles do porn! Just kidding! Kind of! A plumber visits the Belles, a French maid uniform is found, and everything gets hot, heavy and messy for Alex and Dani.

 
 
 

Executive Producers

Christan Leonard

director: episodes 4-6, co-writer, "Alanis"

Christan Leonard is a writer, filmmaker and stand-up comedian from Seattle. She has performed at the Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, Seattle Sketchfest, the Crom Comedy Festival, took third in the 2015 She-Devil Comedy Festival in New York City and was the recipient of the 2015 Whistler Writers Festival Comedy Writing Award. She has studied improv and comedy writing with Jet City Improv and the Second City Training Center in Chicago. 


Isabela de campos

Co-Creator, Co-Writer, "Dani da Silva"

Isabela de Campos is a Brazilian-American writer, actor, and comedian. She studied theatre at Pepperdine and is a graduate of Seattle Children's Young Actor Institute. In addition to performing in shows such as Romeo and Juliet, The Clean House, Tartuffe, and Bus Stop at Pepperdine, she has been seen regionally with Live Girls Theater, Ghost Light Theatricals, Annex Theatre, and as a player on ComedySportz Seattle. She is a commissioned playwright as well as the winner of the 2007 Lenaea Festival award for Best Original One-Act Script. As a comic, she has performed in five different cities along the West Coast as a part of the inaugural Comedy Nest Tour and has featured as a special guest at the Good Fun Show, Wine Shots: Comedy’s Happiest Hour, and Wisecrack. 


Maddie Downes

Co-Creator, Co-Writer, "Alex O'Neill"

Maddie Downes is a writer, comedian and actor. She has performed at the Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, the SheDot Comedy Festival, and the Macefield Music Festival Comedy Stage. Maddie is the co-creator of the podcast, Sexual Awake’n’Baking and has been a company member of Town Hall, and an ensemble member of the late Tiny Baby Talk Show, both of which were featured in City Arts. A Theater Arts graduate of the University of Oregon, Maddie was a four year ensemble member of Absolute Improv, three time winner of The Karrer Scholarship for theater, and received departmental honors upon graduating. She has had her plays featured in the 2014 Seattle Fringe Festival and Four Story House 2015, which was written up in both Howlround and City Arts Magazine. 


Lael Rogers

Director: Episodes 1-3

Lael Rogers is a freelance filmmaker based in Seattle, Washington. She graduated from Seattle University summa cum laude with the 2014 Fr. Alex McDonald S.J. Award within her major - film studies. Rogers wrote, edited, and directed her thesis film, “Collision,” which premiered in the National Film Festival of Talented Youth’s “Femme Finale” closing shorts package highlighting the best female directors of the festival. “Collision” also screened in Seattle’s Local Sightings and the Marfa Film Festival, in addition to being featured on King 5’s New Day Northwest and The Seattle Times. Rogers was awarded the 2014 Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Individual Artist’s award for her film and was a featured panelist on Seattle’s Women in Film. She continues to work in film production where she strives to create meaningful images within welcoming and community oriented on-set atmospheres. 

Cast

Kiki Abba

"Lisa"

Kiki is so excited to be working with the fantastic Northern Belles team. Originally from Iowa, Kiki has been in Seattle for seven years working as an actor, teaching artist, director, and social media marketer for the arts. Her credits include Seattle Rep, Seattle Children's Theatre, Village Theatre, Annex Theatre, Parley Productions, and STAGEright Theatre to name a few. Big thanks to the Seattle arts community for their generosity, talent, and unwavering need to create. 


Anica Cihla

"Gretchen"

Born and raised in Wisconsin, Anica began her comedy career in the back of a Thai restaurant in Seattle, WA. So she's pretty much got this multiculturalism thing on lockdown. Anica's comedy is an approachable blend of pop culture references, chemistry puns, and self-deprecating anecdotes. She has spread her love of language and Game of Thrones all along the west coast, having performed in Seattle, Portland, Las Vegas, Santa Cruz, Sacramento, and San Francisco. Her comedy has been described as “smart and personal,” “well-constructed, bait-and-switch jokes,” and, “you really talk about incest a lot.” This is her first acting gig since middle school theater, where she fucking destroyed it as Jane Eyre.


Skye Edwards

"Kip Kershaw"

Skye Edwards is Kip. Or so he's been told. However, instead of working on children's literature, he is pursuing an MFA in Acting at the University of Washington. Skye is a graduate of Hope College in lil-olde Holland, Michigan. Recent credits include Truscott in LOOT (UW), Leading Player in PIPPIN (UW), Bo in BUS STOP (UW), and 'Michael' in SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE (HSRT). 'God bless ya'


David Gow

"Garret the Plumber"

David Gow holds a BFA in Drama from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where he has performed in The Homecoming (Lenny), Measure for Measure (The Duke), Red Light Winter (Davis), Race (Jack Lawson), and The Matchmaker (Ambrose Kemper). Previously at Pepperdine University, he starred in The Kentucky Cycle, Hello, Dolly!, Romeo and Juliet, and the U.S. premiere of Following Wendy. Across the pond, Gow has appeared in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he was in the U.K. premiere of Anon(ymous) and the world premiere of Edinburgh Fringe First Award winner, Why Do You Stand There In The Rain?.


Evelyn Jensen

"Jackie Jen Jensen"

Shaped by her experiences as a child model for no less than 3 Target advertisements, Evelyn has never let humility stand in her way of the spotlight. A frequenter of the stand-up stage in Seattle, Evelyn also contributes to the podcast "Local Look”, is a co-producer of the Open Mic at the End of the Universe, and recently co-wrote/starred/directed the two-woman show “Blood Actually: A Mormon Murder Love Story” with her writing/Sims 4 partner, Lauren Anderson. When asked to describe herself, most people regret inquiring, as she speaks exhaustively at unreasonable volumes.


Albert Kirchner

"Jim"

Raised in Pennsylvania, Albert Kirchner is adopted, hairy, kind, emotional, vibrant, and passionate. Paying the bills as a professional cashier, he strives to craft stand up comedy that is genuine and honest to the human experience. Albert is a whirlwind of energy and emotion, and performs a spectacular show that has been featured in several festivals and cities including Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival.

 

“My greatest fear is being a complete emotional burden on the people around me.”


Andrew Shanks

"Jake"

Andrew Shanks is a Seattle actor and playwright. Recent credits include: ‘In Arabia, We’d All Be Kings’ (Theater Schmeater), ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ (Greenstage) and ‘Bunnies’ (Annex Theatre), as well as performing frequently at Spin The Bottle (Annex Theatre). He'll be seen next in 'Last Days of Judas Iscariot' with Sound Theatre Company. As a writer, his work has been featured at various fringe festivals and competitions throughout the region including Bumbershoot, Weird & Awesome with Emmet Montgomery, Fertile Ground and Playlist Seattle. His play, 'W O L F', will be premiering at the Pocket Theatre this September. Shanks is also one half of the Ugly Radio: a performance duo that specializes in music-based plays, found-sound, and DIY theatre. He likes Godzilla, hates sharks and fears the day when science finds a way to combine the two.


Zenaida Smith

"Dr. Delgadillo"

Zenaida Smith is a Midwestern transplant happily pursuing an acting career in the Seattle area. Most recently she was featured in Little Bee at Book-It Repertory and A Gogolplex with Ghostlight Theatricals. She's stoked to get her feet wet in film acting with this comedic romp.


Molly Tellers

"Dr. Sturgis"

Molly is stoked to be on the other side of the stirrups for once with this project! A company member at Ghostlight Theatricals here in Seattle, favorite theatre credits include Scapin, The Fourth Graders Present An Unnamed Love Suicide, and V-Day.  She makes up 1/4th of Seattle’s only all-female sketch comedy group, Day Job, with whom she's had the pleasure of headlining Seattle SketchFest, and performing at such venues as The Comedy Underground, The Pocket Theater, and The Rendezvous. She is a faculty member at Seattle Children’s Theatre, and holds a degree in Theatre from Seattle Pacific University. 

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