My cast for a modern version of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. I call it "Taking Chances"

Setting: New York or New Jersey. Present day. Like the Montagues and the Capulets, The Jackals and The Stars fight for honor, leadership and power.
S.T.A.R.S= Silence Territory Annihilation Religious Snipers
J.A.C.K.A.L.S.=Juvenile Afterlife Cessation Killing Assault Leathal Squad.
So who's side are you on Team Peeta or Team Harry?
Fun Fact: Donald and William's Charaters are named after the actor who played Prince Escalus in The version in 1968 Robert Stephens and the charater Prince Escalus
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Josh Hutcherson
Joshua Ryan Hutcherson was born on October 12, 1992 in Union, Kentucky to Michelle Fightmaster Hutcherson, who worked for Delta Air Lines, and Chris Hutcherson, an EPA analyst. He has one younger brother, Connor Hutcherson. From the age of four, Josh knew that he wanted to be an actor. In order to pursue his goal, Josh and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was nine-years-old...
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Kristen Stewart
Actress, Twilight
Though most famous for her role as Isabella "Bella" Swan in The Twilight Saga, Kristen Stewart has been a working actor since her early years in Los Angeles, California, where she was born. Her parents, John Stewart and Jules Stewart, both work in film and television. Her mother is Australian...
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Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born on July 23, 1989 in Fulham, London, England, to casting agent Marcia Gresham (née Jacobson) and literary agent Alan Radcliffe. His father is from a Northern Irish Protestant background, while his mother was born in South Africa, to a Jewish family (from Lithuania, Poland...
“ Trent Combs (Tybalt) Leader of The S.T.A.R.S ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Avan Jogia
Actor, Ghost Wars
Vancouver native, Avan Jogia landed his first acting role as 'Danny Araujo 'on the award-winning TV movie drama "A Girl like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story," directed by Oscar nominee Agnieszka Holland. Jogia followed up with a recurring role on the SyFy Channel hit series "Caprica," as well as becoming...
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Samantha Barks
Samantha Barks was born in Laxey, Isle of Man (British Isles) in 1990. She is a British actress best known for the role of Éponine in Les Misérables. In 2008, Samantha competed in I'd Do Anything in which she was one of the finalists in a search for a new, unknown lead to play Nancy in a West End revival of the British musical Oliver!...
“ Nicollette (Nurse) - Trent's Girl ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
“ Michael "Mutt" Mosley (Mercutio) Leader of The J.A.C.K.A.L.S ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Cameron Palatas
Cameron was born in San Pedro, CA, while his father, a US Navy officer, was deployed to the Arabian Gulf. His dad returned when Cameron was almost 6 months old whereupon the family moved to Dad's new duty station in Newport, Rhode Island. Later they moved to Yokosuka, Japan; Monterey,California; and Kansas City, Missouri. However, Cameron always longed to move "back home" to Los Angeles, CA...
“ Dynamite - Jacklas ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Justin Martin
Actor, Flight
Justin is a native of Atlanta, Georgia. He started acting at age seven in the drama department in his church. Justin was soon discovered by Atlanta agent Joy Pervis, who had previously discovered many child stars including Dakota Fanning and Kyle Massey. Justin worked for two years in the Atlanta doing commercials and local theater...
“ Scarface - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
“ Circuit - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Randy Shelly
Randy Shelly was born in Dallas, Texas on July 27, 1994. Randy began his career as a model at the age of 7, and his natural love of the camera was apparent in his early work. After a trip to Montreal and New York in 2004 he was signed by the Abrams Artists Agency sent to LA for his first pilot season...
“ Good Cash - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Joey Pollari
Pollari started his acting career when he attended a scouting event in downtown Minneapolis with his mother, who was reluctant to take him to the event. He received callbacks the next day from agents who wanted to represent him. Pollari took acting lessons from the Stagecoach Theatre Arts. Pollari has appeared in stage productions at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis...
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“ Shaggy - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
“ Ace - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Mandela Van Peebles
Actor, Roots
Mandela Van Peebles is graduating Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor's in Communications in May 2016. This spring will be momentous for the young Van Peebles when he appears USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage and in the TV miniseries Roots, based on Alex Haley's epic story. Cast as Noah, a field-hand with a hunger for freedom...
“ Hatter - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Wyatt Smith
Wyatt Smith was born in Lake Arrowhead, California and is in his fourth year at University of Colorado, Boulder. Wyatt was five when he booked his first national commercial for Disney Cruise Line. He has since appeared in 77 national commercials and has also starred in several Films and TV shows. Wyatt co-starred on ABC Families'...
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“ Robber - Jackals ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Jeremy Irvine
Actor, War Horse
Jeremy Irvine is an English stage and screen actor. He was born Jeremy William Fredric Smith in Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, England, to Bridget (Glockling), a local politician, and Christopher Fredric Smith, an engineer. His stage surname, "Irvine", was his grandfather's first name. He attended one year...
“ Clint - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Grant Gustin
Actor, The Flash
Thomas Grant Gustin (born January 14, 1990), better known as Grant Gustin, is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as Barry Allen / Flash on the CW series The Flash and as Sebastian Smythe on the Fox series Glee. Gustin was born in Norfolk, Virginia. He is the son of Dr. Tina Haney...
“ Pip - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
“ Ian - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Kyle Swann
Kyle is a native Californian and has lived in Southern California since 1999. He began his acting career in an N*SYNC video and is best known for his role as Billy "Bully" Loomer on Nickelodeon's Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide. He has a passion for the ocean and marine inhabitants. As an intern at Reef Check Foundation...
“ Joel - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Connor Paolo
Connor Paolo was born July 11, 1990 in New York City, New York, to Julia Mendelsohn, a vocal coach and classical pianist, and Colin Paolo, a writer. In 2006, he attended the professional performing arts school featured in the movie Fame. Then he began taking acting classes at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute and now studies with Peggy Lewis...
“ Leroy - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Matthew Underwood
Actor, Zoey 101
Matthew Underwood was born and raised in The Sunshine State of Florida. Having an instinctual calling for entertaining, Matthew started his career at the age of 8. Beginning with training for a competition in Orlando Florida, where he was able to show off his talents to thousands of spectators. After which...
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“ Lucas - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
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“ Channing - Stars ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Alec Baldwin
Raven-haired, suavely handsome and prolific actor Alec Baldwin was born on April 3, 1958 in Massapequa, New York, and is the oldest, and easily the best-known, of the four Baldwin brothers in the acting business (the others are Stephen Baldwin, William Baldwin and Daniel Baldwin). Alexander Rae Baldwin III is the son of Carol Newcomb (Martineau) and Alexander Rae Baldwin...
“ Frank Lawrence (Friar Lawrence) ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
Steve Buscemi
Actor, Fargo
Steve Buscemi was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Dorothy (Wilson), a restaurant hostess, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker. He is of Italian (father) and English, Dutch, and Irish (mother) descent. He became interested in acting during his last year of high school. After graduating, he moved to Manhattan to study acting with John Strasberg...
“ Frank Lawrence (Friar Lawrence) ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
William Fichtner
A small-town guy with a big heart, William Fichtner has been captivating the hearts of Western New Yorkers for decades. Bill was born in 1956 on Long Island, New York, to Patricia A. (Steitz) and William E. Fichtner. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. Fichtner was raised in Cheektowaga, and graduated from Maryvale High School in 1974...
“ Lt. Stephen Eagle ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012
“ Officer Randy Pellham ” - nicholas-kurtz-988-617012