When three young women (longtime friends and roommates) learn that a famous Art-Metal band is coming to town, they make it their mission to meet and party with the band. But the mansion where the band is staying to record their upcoming album has a sordid occult past -- a past that lingers still within its halls and haunts their dreams.
Sinner's Moon is a horror fiction podcast. A limited series comprised of 7 episodes, SINNER'S MOON is brought to you by Frank Juchniewicz, Sean McKnight and William Rizzo.
KATIE WALSH - ROBIN
Katie Walsh is a suburban native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She credits her love of the craft to her roots in theater, where she participated in traveling comedy and drama troupes, studied miming and puppetry and performed as various characters in many live events ranging from haunted attractions to Revolutionary War reenactments. Katie’s film debuts include supporting roles in 100 Acres of Hell and in The Dark Military. She can be seen in the long-running true crime show Forensic Files, in Deadly Rebellion and in Calculated Coincidence. Katie has experience in both television and radio commercials and co-hosted The Takeover Show, an internet podcast that explored current events and challenged social norms. Other experience includes promotional work for Greater Media, one of Philadelphia’s largest broadcasting companies, voice-over work and several short films.
ERIC FRANCIS MELARAGNI - EVERETT
Eric Francis Melaragni was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia PA. Has always had an interest in acting but has been actively pursuing it for the past 5 years. He enjoys acting in all genres of movies, as well as playing a wide range of roles. Eric has also produced and directed his own short films. He is very excited to voice the character of Everett in this project.
DANNY LYKAIOS - THE TATTOOED WOMAN
Danni is a performer based out of South Jersey. Sinner's Moon will be her debut into voice acting, but Danni is no stranger to the stage. A twitch streamer in her spare time, entertainment has always been a long pursued passion - from lead roles in high school plays and musicals, to her history as a punk and metal band frontwoman. As a long time fan and listener of horror podcasts, Danni is excited to have a part in sharing this much beloved medium with the world.
BEVERLY GUNN - BRIANNA
Beverly Gunn is a Jamaica-born actress living in Philadelphia, PA. She has extensive experience in Indie films, including roles in Not For Nothing, The Arrangement, Suddenly Single in the Suburbs, Room 404 and The Butterfly Effect. Her roles in Theater Productions include, Susan in Race by David Mamet, Lila in Woman From The Town by Samm-Art Williams, Claire in Proof by David Auburn, Uncle in Uncle by Dennis Moritz, Chelle in Detroit ‘67 by Dominique Morrisseau, Ann in All My Sons by Arthur Miller, Narcissa in Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood. Beverly has trained at Michael Howard Studios in New York where she learned long-form improv, voiceover, acting for TV and film, N1 Theater in New York and Philadelphia, PA, collaborating in and developing original works, HB Studios in New York, studied scene work and solo incubator, and Playhouse West Philadelphia where she studied scene work, emotion preparation, character development, script analysis and more. Beverly is passionate about telling the stories of humanity, stories that change the lives of others. Ms. Gunn would like to tell stories that change the world. Ms. Gunn would like to tell stories that makes us stop and see ourselves as beautiful, hopeful, humble, horrible, changeable, good and the list goes on.
SHELBY HIGHTOWER - CHRISTINE
Shelby Hightower is a Philly-based non-union actor and voiceover artist represented by Pat Yorks of Agency Connects. She has a BFA in Acting from Boston University and currently studies with Bryan Fox at the Actors Lab Philly and Rob Holt at Voicebox Voice Overs. Her most recent projects have been a lead role in the feature film, FREAK and becoming the voice of Vitapod, a revolutionary new drink system. Her love for classical theatre has blossomed into a quest for finding greatness in modern screenplays. Shelby is most passionate about telling the stories that need to be heard.
MARTIN CARR - DYLAN
Martin Carr is a lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area. He is currently the co-host of the Comin' at Ya Podcast (available on iTunes, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, Overcast etc.) He is a former amateur Mixed Martial Arts fighter and currently an avid CrossFitter. This love for the extreme also carries over into his spiritual life. He has been a practitioner of virtually every type of Western Ceremonial Magic that exists and is an alumni of too many Occult organizations to list (He doesn't actually believe in any of them, even though deep down he knows they are all true). He has a harbored a fascination with acting since childhood, even though his one and only acting role came in high school when he was cast in the lead role of Richard Dudgeon in a rendition of George Bernard Shaw's The Devil's Disciple. He has long been a fan (and a friend) of FrankHorror and is very excited about this opportunity.
JASON NATHANIEL OVERDORF - DOUG
Jason Nathaniel Overdorf is a Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania-area film producer, writer, director, editor, make-up/fx artist, actor, and horror host most known for his horror/Halloween variety show "Schlock.Down" @ www.youtube.com/maximumoverdorffilms. As a self taught, ever-evolving student of film, Jason has been doing odd jobs in the film industry for 20 years. His resume includes a lead acting role in 2 music videos for the hardcore band "Terror" which premiered on Mtv Headbangers Ball and he worked alongside Tony Scott and James Gandolfini on Columbia Pictures "The Taking of Pelham 123." His writing and directorial debut short film "The Munchies" can be seen in the horror anthology series "The World of Death." He resides within his very own "house of horrors."
JOE PAUL - KEITH
Joe Paul is a voiceover actor from Northern New Jersey who is also an award winning filmmaker, and as an actor has appeared on Travel Channel's "Mysteries at the Museum" as well as in many independent films. His acting training includes studies with comedic legend Richard Kline (Larry Dallas from the classic show "Three's Company"). Known for his ominous and melodramatic baritone, he is always happiest when working with creative and passionate people.
MICHAEL EVERETT JOHNSON - CHIEF MORENO
Michael Everett Johnson is a Philadelphia-born actor. He re-started his acting career in 2014 after 30 years of government service. Mike has appeared in many popular television shows. Shows such as, The Circle, Gotham, Daredevil, Luke Cage, Elementary, Madame Secretary, Law and Order, Red Band Society, The Good Wife, House of Cards, VEEP, The Americans, Shades of Blue, Public Morals, and Person of Interest. He has booked endless shows on the ID Channel. You may have seen him also in commercials for Pep Boys, John's Hopkins, CVS, Blue Cross, and Stamford Medical Center. As if not busy enough in the craft of acting, Michael is now writing and producing projects of his own.
CALVIN "MILO" LAWS - MR. WILLIAMSON
Calvin “Milo” Laws cites his strongest asset as an actor is his highly varied work history and background. Calvin is a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force and has been a factory worker, an Insurance Sales Agent, a Mental and Behavioral Health Counselor, a Certified Classroom Teacher, Summer Camp and After School Teacher. Drawing upon his varied background and life experiences helps Calvin to portray a wide range of characters, allowing him to step into the roles with a degree of ease and confidence.
SANDRA BULK - THE CLEANING SERVICES OWNER
Consider Sandra Bulk to be Juliana Margulies meets Fran Drescher with a little Winona Ryder on the side. Whether playing the compassionate mom, the kooky next-door neighbor, or the evil sorceress, she always applies a little true experience from her past to bring characters to life. Sandra has lived and worked in the Greater Philadelphia region for more than 30 years, trading hats between fundraising professional and actor. She started on stage in community theatre in her teens and minored in acting at New York University where she studied at Circle in the Square Theatre School. Sandra has been heard on the radio in commercials for the likes of Independence Blue Cross and Comcast. She can be seen online in the supernatural Grimoire Web Series as the aggrieved sorceress “Maura” and as an undead ex-girlfriend in the hilarious horror series Roxsy Tyler’s House of Horrors. Sandra is excited to be back working with Frank Horror, having previously appeared in his short film City in the Glass and having voiced the character “Olivia Baptiste” in interactive horror story Eye of the Elder Gods, available on Alexa and Google Home.
FRANK JUCHNIEWICZ - WRITER/DIRECTOR/PRODUCER/NARRATOR
Frank Juchniewicz began taking courses on creative writing and learning the craft both formally and informally since he was a teenager. His fascination with horror also began early in his childhood and he has spent his life studying all things morbid, abnormal, occult and macabre. Frank holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology and is certified in hypnotherapy. His work experience in the field of Psychology has provided him with a deeper understanding of the human mind and has informed his writing in terms of character development and motivations. The owner of FRANK HORROR LLC, Frank has acted as writer, director and producer for several short films and Virtual Reality shorts that have garnered awards and acclaim at film festivals and horror conventions nationwide. Many of these films, along with the SINNER’S MOON Podcast have been made in collaboration with his good friend, Sean McKnight from CINEMA ALLIANCE. Frank has also been involved with acting, voiceover acting, and special effects makeup. While SINNER’S MOON Podcast is Frank’s first foray into podcasts, he worked with SMALL BASKET STUDIOS to create EYE OF THE ELDER GODS - an interactive audio horror story for Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home.
SEAN MCKNIGHT - PRODUCER/AUDIO ENGINEER/EDITOR
Sean McKnight is a multimedia artist whose career spans over 30 years in arts and entertainment. Sean has worked in various mediums including audio and music production, filmmaking, performance art, writing and podcasting. He has worked in different capacities as director, producer, editor, and performer. His list of projects includes short films, feature films, documentaries, TV series, and music releases among other types of work. His most recent project is the science fiction podcast titled VOID in which Sean serves as writer, director, producer, editor and actor.
William Rizzo earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 2003, specializing in cognitive-behavioral therapy approaches with a concentration in grief and loss issues. In 2008, he founded Rockaway Playland Studios as a vehicle for producing his independent rock music under the alias “Sole Control”. His debut LP, “The End of Analogue” was released in 2009. A follow-up record is in the final stages of production with an anticipated release in 2022. He was the photographer for several Frank Horror photoshoots showcasing the macabre and moribund, and has also worked as a stills photographer for several Philadelphia-area film productions. A native New Yorker, he has freelanced as a photojournalist for nycaviation.com, and in his spare time photographs commercial and military aircraft. As an original guitarist of death metal band Sarcophagy, he is currently writing material for the band’s second full-length album.
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