Paul Haapaniemi (Tracy)

Paul Haapaniemi studied theatre and screenwriting at the University of Michigan. After moving to Los Angeles, he began writing for ABC Family’s Jane by Design, while continuing to pursue his career as an actor. Work in numerous short and feature films lead to his first leading roles, as Alex in The Racket Boys, and Dean Jackson in Honey Pie. Paul continues to work as an actor and writer, and will make his directing debut early next year, with his original screenplay, Eric and Elsa.

Courtney Daniels (Bridgette)

After finishing her program at the British American Drama Academy in the UK, Courtney Daniels moved to LA to pursue her love of acting in film. RESCUE DOGS marks her 3rd feature film and her first lead role. Most recently, she was seen in THE GIRL IN THE BOOK, which premiered to rave reviews at the LA Film Festival. In addition to acting, Courtney founded Busted Buggy Entertainment, a dynamic production company that has produced 4 films and a television pilot (sold to MTV) in just 4 years. BBE is focused on telling female-driven stories and supporting the growth of women both onscreen and behind the camera. In her personal life, Courtney is an animal rescue advocate and the proud pet-parent to 7 rescue animals, making her a great fit for RESCUE DOGS!

Jordan Rawlins

Jordan Rawlins is a fixture of the Southern California stage who’s pleased to be making his film debut in 2016’s Rescue Dogs as the character Harper. As a writer, his plays have been seen in theaters across America, he is the author of the sci-fi novel, “Monsters of the Apocalypse” and he has several feature films in various stages of production. In his free time he volunteers with 826LA and goes fly fishing.