Cast

Sophia

Sophia

Samantha Yestrebsky

Samantha Yestrebsky is a New York-based actor from Owasso, Oklahoma. She moved to New York in 2016 to attend The American Acadamy of Dramatic Arts where she recieved her Associate's Degree in April of 2018. Since graduating, she's worked on short films with NYU, The School of Visual Arts, and has been offered a role in an independent film titled The Rabbits, which is set to film in February. She also side hustles as a librarian and dog walker. www.samanthayestrebsky.com

Megan Tomei

Tess

Megan Tomei

Megan is an NYU Tisch graduate where she recieved her BFA in Drama. She is an actor who writes her own work like the web series I TRIED... and the short films Casting Call, Playing Hookie, Hello from the Other Side, and Baby Talk. Some of her stage credits include Marie Antionette where she played Marie, Suddenly Last Summer, 11A, Vanta Black (Playwrights Horizons Theatre School), 12 Angry Women (The Producers Club), and Twelfth Night (Powerhouse Theater). Catch her next year in Martin Scorsese's film The Irishman on Netflix. She is thrilled to be a part of this amazing project and has loved every second working on it! She would like to thank every person involved in Mosaic for making it one of the most positive experiences of her career. For more information her website is www.megantomei.com


Jon Crefeld

Russell

Jon Crefeld

Jon Crefeld has written/co-written two plays in the Mid-Town Int'l Theater Fest, has acted with Obie Winners Barbara Vann and Kathleen Chalfant, at the inverse Theater Company, the NYC Fringe Theater Festival, won Best Actor in the HMIFF for a web series he produced, and was once famous in Japan. He couldn't be more proud to be a part of Mosaic.


Ryan Goldfinger

John

Ryan Goldfinger

Ryan Goldfinger is an actor from Tucson, AZ. His formal acting training began at Aaizona Actor's Academy under the instruction of Brandy Hotchner and Jacque Arend. After 2.5 years of study, he decided to fulfill a lifelong dream and make the move to New York City. In the city, he has studied with acting coaches Paul and Cathy Calderone and Gabe Fazio. He regularly trains at the PIT improv school and participates in improv shows and jams. Mosaic is one of Ryan's first projects since beginning to put himself out there as a working actor. He was thrilled to work with such an enthusiastic and professional group of people, and with such a great script.


Maera Hagage

Mom

Maera Hagage

Maera Daniel Hagage is a Texas Born / Israeli raised Actress, Writer, Director, and Producer, who has set her home in NYC. She graduated from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem and completed a year conservatory at Beit-Zvi School of Performing Arts. Shortly thereafter, thia passionate actress became a member of the Herzila Community Theatre, a home for the joint work of physically disabled and non-disabled actors and is currently a proud member of Mr. John Anthony's Acting Group. Highlighted reent film work includes: Ephemera; Theives; Night; and A Mother's Love. On Stage, she recently played in an Off-Broadway, "Elephant", and a children's play "The Golden Dove". Maera was thrilled to be a part of the Mosaic web series and hopes you enjoy it!


Lily Ann Ross

Young Sophia

Lily Ann Ross

Lily Ross is currently a freshman drama major at LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts. She has done various short films over the years, and enjoys both on-stage and on-camera. She sees acting and media as a way to make statements that can challenge the programmed mind.