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Scott Langston (Group Founder)

   Scott is an athletic guy who enjoys surfing and other sports. He's a children's book writer and illustrator, and a Notary Public. He has a bachelors degree in Fine Arts from the University of Arizona. he also does digital photo retouching and repair. Scott is SAG eligible and currently looking for representation. He started out doing extra work for Stu Segall Productions for many of their tv shows, and movies like "Bring It On", "Almost Famous", and "Traffic". Most recently, he was a swordfighting member of the core sailing crew in "Master and Commander", starring Russell Crowe (opens on 11/14/03). He dabbles with the harmonica and loves the blues.

   Scott also enjoys improv and comedy. He has a range of voices, accents and impressions, from Schwarzeneggar to Clint Eastwood to Shaggy & scooby, Porky Pig, Yogi Bear, Sylvester the cat and more. Scott was married to his beautiful and talented wife, Deborah, in May 2003 -- they met as cast members in the San Diego City College production of Godspell.

Debbie Langston

   Debbie is one of the most kind and sweetest people you'll meet. She has owned a salon in La Jolla, Ca for many years. Debbie is an avid singer and dancer. She grew up in San Diego and enjoys the ocean. She is currently spending time writing poetry, and childrens books with her husband, Scott. They are also building a mobile notary and a digital photo re-touching business. She studied at and recieved a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of California at San Diego. She likes to attend movies, regularly, and enjoys sleeping.... when she can.

Scott Virtes

   Scott lived in New York, Florida and Connecticut before escaping to San Diego. He has been writing short stories and poems for his whole life, and his first published works were in 1986. He's had close to 300 pieces published since then. Sci-fi, horror, weird, funny -- you name it. No luck with novels yet, but he has a short story collection ("Year of the Twist") and some poetry chapbooks in print; check out the links over in the left column. After meeting Scott L down on the set of "Master and Commander", Scott V has turned to writing scripts, comedy skits, and other bits of entertainment. He's played guitar for about 20 years now, written tons of songs, and has been building websites for a living. His writing home page is, and his business home page is Oh yeah, he also sells stamps on eBay -- that home page is ...

James Unwin

   James is a native of San Diego who enjoys watersports, music, traveling and being a goofball. He has spent many years living abroad, picking up accents, creating whacky characters and zany voices. After high school, he joined the U.S. Army and served five and a half years. While overseas, he attended the University of Maryland, European Division and completed his Bachelor of Arts in German, while working full-time. During his stay in Kuwait he joined a British theatre group and performed there. Later, he returned to the United States where he could pursue his acting and voice-acting career, which he is actively doing with the Actors Playground.

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