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CAST MEMBERS
The Waiting City
Radha Mitchell (Fiona)

Radha Mitchell recently starred in Sony Pictures Classics' THE CHILDREN OF HUANG SHI (also known as THE CHILDREN OF THE SILK ROAD) opposite Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Chow Yun Fat as well as HENRY POOLE IS HERE for director Mark Pellington. Prior to this she starred in the Lakeshore Entertainment romantic comedy FEAST OF LOVE alongside Morgan Freeman and Greg Kinnear. Mitchell has also been seen in numerous films such as the lead role in SILENT HILL, with Sean Bean, FINDING NEVERLAND starring opoosite Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet and Dustin Hoffman, MAN ON FIRE with Denzel Washington, the innovative PHONE BOOTH, opposite Colin Farrell, and PITCH BLACK starring Vin Diesel. Mitchell will next be seen in SURROGATES opposite Bruce Willis and the THE CRAZIES.

r recent film credits include WHEN STRANGERS APPEAR with Josh Lucas, the independent feature DEAD HEAT opposite Keifer Sutherland and Anthony LaPaglia, Woody Allen's MELINDA AND MELINDA, NOBODY'S BABY with Gary Oldman and Skeet Ulrich, Rodrigo Garcia's TEN TINY LOVE STORIES and MOZART AND THE WHALE opposite Josh Hartnett. On television, she starred with Hank Azaria and Donald Sutherland in NBC's critically acclaimed mini-series, UPRISING for director Jon Avnet. Mitchell gave a memorable performance as Syd, the young editorial assistant who falls in love with Ally Sheedy's heroin-addicted photographer character in Lisa Cholodenko's critically acclaimed drama HIGH ART. Her role in Emma-Kate Croghan's romantic comedy LOVE AND OTHER CATASTROPHES was highly praised at both the Cannes and Sundance film festivals.

Originally hailing from Australia, Radha currently resides in Santa Monica, CA.
Joel Edgerton (Ben)

Joel Edgerton is a renowned Australian actor. His career has spanned over fifteen years with performances across stage, television and film.

Joel became a household name through the internationally successful Australian television series The Secret Life of Us, for which he won the AFI Award for best actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama in 2002.

Since then he has garnered over 40 film credits as an actor, including prominent roles in the films King Arthur, Kinky Boots, Star Wars II and III, Smokin; aces, Ned Kelly, Open Window, The Night we Called it a Day, The Hard Word, Praise, $9.99, and Acolytes.

Joel recently starred in the critically acclaimed Australian Film Animal Kingdom, which screened in official competition at Sundance and won the 'Grand Jury Prize. The gritty crime thriller has recently opened in the US. Joel also appears in the New Zealand film Separation City and recently completed the Lions Gate action feature Warrior , where he stars alongside Nick Nolte and Tom Hardy. He will also star in the remake of Universal Pictures' The Thing' which has just wrapped in Toronto. His next project Broken Horses will commence production in New Mexico in August 2010 and will also star, Oscar nominated actor Mickey Rourke.

His recent stage credits include A Streetcar Named Desire ,in the role of Stanley opposite Cate Blanchett. Helmed by Liv Ullmann, the production travelled from Sydney to the US . His other notable performance include Henry IV, and Henry V for The Bell Shakespeare Company, and a production of The Pillowman for the Melbourne Theatre Company.

Joel's work behind the camera started with the founding of Bluetongue films back in 1996, with his brother Nash and fellow actor/director/writer Kieran Darcy-Smith. Joel has directed for the stage, and recently wrote and directed the short film The List. In 2007 he co-wrote/co-produced and acted in the critically successful The Square directed by Nash - the film is set for theatrical release in the U.S late in 2009.
Isabel Lucas (Scarlett)

Isabel Lucas became well known for her starring role in the hit series HOME AND AWAY and then in 2004 received the Australian TV Week Logie Award for Best New Female Talent. Possessing a captivating on-screen presence, Isabel Lucas is now at the forefront of the next generation of young Hollywood actors. Lucas has already been seen in director Michael Bay's TRANSFORM- ERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN, the HBO mini series THE PACIFIC, and will soon be seen starring in the film DAYBREAKERS opposite Ethan Hawke and William Dafoe.
Samrat Chakrabarti (Krishna)

Samrat Chakrabarti has guest starred on several American TV shows such as LAW AND ORDER, THE SOPRANOS, ALL MY CHILDREN and DAMAGES. He's also seen in films ranging from Spike Lee's SHE HATES ME to Amyn Kaderali's KISSING COUSINS to Joseph Castelo's THE WAR WITHIN (nominated for an Independent Spirit Award). In the last few years Chakrabarti has starred in international projects including Manish Acharya's LIONS OF PUNJAB PRESENTS opposite Shabana Azmi, Kabir Khan's NEW YORK and Joseph Matthew's BOMBAY SUMMER.
Tilotamma Shome (Sister Tessila)

Tillotama Shome is best known for her acclaimed portrayal of Alice in Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding. She played a pivotal role as Deepa in director Florian Gallenberger's epic SHADOWS OF TIME, Meneka Das's LITTLE BOX OF SWEETS, Tanuj Chopra's BUTTERFLY and Abhishek Pathak's BOOND. She is currently shooting BEHIND THE BODICE with director Italo Spinelli and other upcoming projects include THE SUNRISE and JOY OF THE CITY.
Tanusree Shankar
(Didi Chatergee)


Internationally reputed dancer and choreographer Tanusree Shankar has acted in several films and TV serials, including SATYAJIT RAY PRESENTS and resumed her film career with the film, HEMANTER PAKHI which received the National Award for the Best Regional Film 2004. She also acted in Mira Nair's latest film THE NAMESAKE.

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