The Ladies of Work In Progress
"I always joke that Jesus was our casting director...I personally feel, it's the only explanation for how fortunate we were to get this crazy talented cast with magical chemistry!" - Marquita
Marquita Terry (Creator, Writer, Executive Producer, and "Peyton Nicholson")
Marquita started her career after being "discovered" in a high school play. She went on to earn a BA in TV/Film and began landing guest spot gigs on shows such as, The FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR, and PARTY OF FIVE. Then came her first series regular role as "Winnie" on USA HIGH. That was followed by the role of "Lisa" on the final season of MALIBU CA. Marquita went on to book pilots and guest star roles on shows that included, THE HUNTRESS THE DIVISION, THE SHIELD, BECKER, SPIN CITY, and a several episode arc on GENERAL HOSPITAL.
After a long hiatus to marry and have her 2 children, Marquita returned on the scene in with a recurring role right away on COMMON LAW for USA Network and a guest appearance on Husbands of Hollywood. She currently lives in LA
Kristen Miller (Executive Producer and "Chloe Grey")
Kristen Miller was born and raised in Los Angeles. She has worked as a series regular on MALIBU SHORES, USA HIGH, Comedy Central's, THAT'S MY BUSH, and SHE SPIES.
She has made guest appearances on shows that include, CHARMED, JOEY, TWO and a HALF MEN, I HATE MY 30's, LAS VEGAS, 90210, WEDDING BAND, THE GLADES, MAD MEN, DEXTER, and CASTLE.
She also provided the voice for "Lisa" in Matt Stone and Trey Parker's, TEAM AMERICA:WORLD POLICE.
Kristen married her high school sweetheart, Morgan, in 2007.
Jen Drohan ("Paige Turner")
Trained in improv at Upright Citizens Brigade, Jen has landed various guest star roles that include AMERICAN HORROR STORY, BIG BANG THEORY ,NUMBERS, BONEs and DOG WITH A BLOG as well as the lead in pilots for NBC, Lifetime, and PBS.
A native New Yorker, Jen got her start in theatre. In fall of 2012, she returned to the stage starring in Katselas Theatre Company's critically acclaimed Los Angeles production of FOCUS GROUP PLAY, She is an alumnus of Marymount Manhattan College.
Jen starred in the award winning political thriller, BODY POLITIC for which she received a "Best Actress" nod at the IFC Film and Webisode Fesitival. Most recently Jen can be seen in recurring role on Just Add Magic for Amazon, as a guest star on the award winning Netflix original, The Kominsky Method.
Vinessa Antoine ("Tracey Grant" ep 1-5)
Vinessa Antoine is a Trinidadian-Canadian actress raised in Toronto, Ontario. She discovered dance at age 4 and by 18, was accepted into the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Center to train in New York.
In her final year at Ailey, she rediscovered her childhood passion for acting and theater. She studied and shortly landed a recurring role on Showtime's SOULFOOD-The Series. She soon after appeared in several off-broadway plays including her New York premier role in Christopher Shinn's, FOUR.
In 2009, Vinessa was cast as "Judith" a lead role on CBC's dramedy, BEING ERICA. Shortly after she made an appearance as "Nicole" on HEARTLAND, where she will recur in 2013. In 2011, she moved on to SyFy's HAVEN playing the deceiving and sexy "Evidence Ryan". Miost recently Vinessa spent the past several years as Jordan Asford on General Hospital, and has currently made history as the first Afriacan Ameriacn female to be cast as the title role in a canadian role as Marcie Diggs on “Diggstown” for CBC. She currently resides between Los Angeles and Toronto with her two sons.
NEFETARI SPENCER ("TRACEY GRANT" ep 6-10)
Nefetari Spencer aka Queen Nef hails from Chicago. As an only child she’s always been one with a vivid imagination so it wasn’t a surprise when Nef decided to quit her day job to become an actor. For years she studied comedy all while being mentored by the great Bernie Mac until his untimely passing in August 2008. Bernie always encouraged Nef to follow her true passion. It is with his words in mind that she decided to leave that day job and stop hiding behind a desk. Nefetari has studied improvisation at Improv Olympic West, The Groundlings and helped form the sketch group Cleo’s Apartment that lead to the multi-million viewed youtube sensation “Condilicious”. She even went on to test for a coveted spot on Saturday Night Live. Nef has been seen starring in the web series ‘Finding My Obama’, in several national commercials and most recently on ‘SCANDAL’,‘NCIS:LA, The Chi, Ballers, doubt, this is us, and the list goes on. Nef currently resides in Los Angeles, California.