Nostromo 2 Profile: William R. Coughlan

William R. Coughlan

William R. Coughlan
Announcer, Chief Howard Huer, Faux Voice 1, Sound Patterns

William R. Coughlan is an award-winning screenwriter and director, and in addition to serving as Associate Artistic Director of Jabberwocky Audio Theater, he is the founder of the independent production company Tohubohu Productions, LLC.

He worked for 26 years with The Advisory Board Company in Washington, D.C., where he began as a graphic designer before segueing into video and multimedia, and then eventually into the ranks of creative department management. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for TIVA, the Television, Internet, and Video Association of DC, Inc., filling the roles of Treasurer and Vice President before stepping up as President in 2018.

He also enjoys acting, voiceover performance, design and illustration, editing, animation, and writing autobiographical comments in the third person. He is the illustrator of the therapeutic workbook Stories for Children with Problems & Wishes, has provided schematic graphics for several HBS case studies, designed the acclaimed Protégé clay poker chip line, served as the Critic at Large for the online literary magazine Inkblots, has been a judge for both the TIVA Peer Awards and the Emmy Awards, founded and co-hosted the long-running Tohubohu Producer Podcast, and is an accomplished animator and ambigram artist.

Nostromo 2 Profile: Nick DePinto

Nick DePinto
Nick DePinto

Nick DePinto
Specialist, not-Lieutenant, Dhan

Nick DePinto is an American actor. He is known mostly for his stage work and his facility with a wide range of vivid characters across many periods & styles. He is also a musician, songwriter & visual artist. He has performed on two continents in three separate nations and toured the USA extensively earning a Wilde Award for his portrayal of Abe Steinman in The Kentucky Cycle anda Helen Hayes Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in Washington DC. Nick is the host of the Customs & Border Protection video shown at all major ports of entry into the USA. He originated the role of Jack in Live Broadcast, a play published by Samuel French & written by John William Shiffbauer and is the voice of the Marvel X-Men character Colossus for Graphic Audio. When not working Nick likes to write songs, play music with his bands, paint, take photographs & do Vulcan impersonations for the delight of others.

Nostromo 2 Profile: Kevin Murray

Kevin Murray

Kevin Murray
Specialist Karl, Fred Waltham, Faux Voice 2, Alternate Computer, Self-Important Schmuck

Kevin Murray is best known for his appearances in feature films such as Aftermath and Runaway Bride, independent films, major TV shows (House of Cards, Veep, The Wire, Homicide) and made-for-TV movies. With a primary focus on film and television, he works as an actor, teacher, acting coach and arts education advocate. He has appeared in scores of plays and, as a theater producer and casting director, has championed new work in both theater and film. He enjoys sharing his experiences and knowledge of the industry with the film and theater students at George Mason University’s School of Theater, where he serves on the Performance Faculty.

Able to portray a variety of characters from comedic to serious, blue collar to white collar, politicians, professors, dads, government agents, serial killers, and everything in between, Kevin has had the pleasure to work with major names in the industry, including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Joan Cusack, Dominic West, Shawn Hatosy, Andre Braugher, and directors Garry Marshall, Joel Shumacher and Eduardo Sanchez. 

Nostromo 2 Profile: Belen Pifel

Belen Pifel

Belen Pifel
Colonel Tess Ripperton

Belen is excited to make her Jabberwocky Audio debut with Nostromo 2: Electric Alien Boogaloo.  Ms. Pifel’s recent previous stage credits include: The Keegan Theatre:  “August: Osage County” (Ivy Weston), “The Best Man” (Catherine), “Golden Boy” (Lewis); First Stage: “Three Days of Rain” (Nan/Lina), “Pig Farm” (Tina). Recent film credits include: Tohubohu Productions: “Green House” (Laura), “Uncertainty Principle” (Julie); Two Meter Films: “Dinner at Eight” (Jennifer).  Belen can currently be seen performing in the DC area and beyond with her two bands, The Highballers (rock/alt-country) and Hollertown (bluegrass).