CastMICHAEL EASLER as "Governer Rutledge"
Mr. Easler recently completed shooting the role of Dr. Walsh in Cold Soldiers an independent feature for Clandestine Films, directed by Nick Smith. He was featured in the film Chattahoochie with Dennis Hopper and Gary Oldman. Michael played the Tour Guide for the series Three Perfect Days in Charleston, and the evil French teacher in Haunted Hotels for The Travel Channel. He was also featured in the TV documentary, SC Crime Center, for Hitachi/McCann/Erickson and performed for an Ipod commercial starring Bob Dylan.
A veteran actor of over 70 professional theatre productions, Mr. Easler has appeared in numerous leading roles for Actors’ Theatre of SC and other regional theatres across the southeast. He starred in notable plays such as Glengarry Glen Ross, The Little Foxes, Pump Boys & Dinettes, Cabaret, Oleanna, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, Breaker Morant, Foxfire and 2: Goering At Nuremberg. A native of the Upstate of South Carolina, he was in residence for years at Greenville’s Café And Then Some Comedy Theater as an actor/writer/musician. Mr. Easler also directed and starred in the Piccolo International Spoleto festival hit, Pirates! The Revenge of Colonel Rhett.