Absence Cast

Margaret Laney

Margaret Laney

as Mary / Monica Lace

Margaret Laney, a recent graduate from the acting school of NYU plays Mary, a detached girl who makes a living as a professional bondage model. When Mary begins receiving knowing prank phone calls while watching the house she rents a room from for the weekend, she must confront a demon from her past who's returned to claim her.

Credits: "Friends (With Benefits)", "Tabitha's Aquarium"
IMDB page: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1219080/

Eron Otcasek

Eron Otcasek

as Harris Becker

Eron Otcasek plays Harris Becker, the haunted man who's wife recently suffered a stillborn during the birth of their baby girl. Disturbed by re-occuring dreams about a kidnapped younger sister he lost over twenty years ago, Harris begins to descend into a world of paranoia and obsession which revolves around a young girl he believes is being held prisoner in a house in his very own neighborhood.

Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0652764/

Trivia: Son of Ric Ocasek, lead singer of the hit band 'The Cars'. (Ric took the 't' out of his last name many years ago)

Stuart Rudin

Stuart Rudin

as Jeremiah Logan

Accomplished actor Stuart Rudin plays Jeremiah Logan, the overly religious and disturbed man whose plans to mend his broken family will drive him so far as to kidnap his stepdaughter and lock her up in his basement's root cellar where he plans to 'cleanse' her.

Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0748785/8/19/2005

Trivia: Played the cum-tossing role of 'Multiple Miggs' in the Oscar winning best picture The Silence of the Lambs.

Joshua Burrow

Joshua Burrow

as Tim Storm

Joshua Burrow plays Tim Storm, the attractive yet sleazy photographer who shoots Mary in the tightest bondage poses. While Mary feels they share a professional relationship only, Tim Storm believes it to be something more, and his pressuring and flirting will push events towards a dangerous climax for Mary.

Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0123227/

Trivia: Played the infamous role of the waiter who serves Sarah Jessica Parker in a controversial episode of the hit show Sex & The City who doesn't even remember that he once got Carrie accidentally pregnant.

Domenica Cameron-Scorsese

Domenia Cameron-Scorsese

as Christina

The wife of Harris Becker who, after suffering a tragic still-born labor, descends into depression. As Christina though, fights her way back to a new awakening, she fights to keep her husband from slipping further into a world of paranoid insomnia, brought on by his obsession with the face of a girl in a basement window.

Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0131762/

Trivia: Daughter of legendary director Martin Scorsese.

Nick Mouyiaris

Nick Mouyiaris

as Tom

Accomplished British stage actor Nick Mouyiaris plays Tom, close friend to Harris and Christina. By visiting the couple at the height of their depression, Tom is able to spark some life back into Christina. His attempts at Harris though fail, and Tom is left in the dark over whether Harris' story about the girl in the basement window is true or not.

Credits: MacBeth at George Bernard Shaw Theatre in London, A Christmas Carol (off Broadway).

Jennifer Trier

Jennifer Trier

as Carol

Jennifer Trier plays Carol, the sad wife of Jeremiah Logan who inadvertantly unleashes her husband in the hopes that he will mend their family by bringing their runaway daughter Mary back 'into the arms of God'.

Credits: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0872677/

Margie Sullivan

Margie Sullivan

as Catherine

Margie Sullivan plays Catherine, mother to Harris and the person whom he finally confides in over what he must do to save the girl behind the basement window. Catherine wants to be there for her son and help him through his time of tragedy, but her own depression over the loss of her daughter, and Harris' sister, doesn't make her the best candidate.

Credits: Next Stop Wonderland directed by Brad Anderson, and more.