EMANUEL WOODS

​Played by Chris DeLoatch

 

As an all-around performer (singer/songwriter/actor/model) Chris DeLoatch has captivated audiences on stage, in film, in music, as well as in countless runway shows and magazines editorials. Chris got his start by signing with Millennium Model Management, where he worked with clients such as BET, Vibe Magazine, Macy's, Armani Exchange, and Shaka King. He later signed with T.H.E. Artist Agency and branched out into music and acting, appearing in the Feature film "Changing Lanes" and on stage in a production of Langston Hughes  "Black Nativity," while still gracing the covers of magazines such as  Clik and Swerv Magazine.


Chris was honored to have landed a role in the film "Bait" by famed author Lee Hayes because of its groundbreaking theme and subject matter. Most recently, Chris has returned to his passion for music, writing songs for other artists and working on his own musical project. Chris is looking forward to working with the best talent this industry has to offer and honing his craft even more. For more information on this budding young talent, please visit www.chrisdeloatch.com.

ROYCE MASTERS 

Played by W.G

 

 

VINCENT MASTERS 

​Played by Jared DeWese

 

Jared DeWese is an actor still fairly new to the Washington, DC area. While in New York, Jared appeared in several web productions, including Christopher Street, Hanging in the Paint and various stage productions. He has a BA in Theatre Performance from South Carolina State University.

MARCUS MONROE

Played by Kevin Mines

 

Philadelphia native Kevin Mines grew up in church preaching, singing and performed as a gospel mime.  At age 19, Kevin found himself on his own needing to build a life for himself. He worked several part-time jobs, but his lack of time and money management led him to come up short time and time again. When Kevin turned 21, he was introduced to a few guys who owned a webcam adult site. Kevin donned the persona of the infamous homo-thug "Venom".  In and out of the industry Kevin struggled with his identity to be preacher or a porn star.  After an 8 year battle within himself Kevin has come to the resolve to just be Kevyn.... Kevyn M.

CARLOS STONE

Played by Kaivon McClain

 

Kaivon is a southern born military man and a lover of the arts.  He currently enjoys volunteerism, writing music, and even exploring screenwriting in small doses.  He is normally a quiet and reserved person other than his small circle of friends and family.  But this quiet and reserved person occasionally expresses himself quite artistically.  He had got his feet wet in a few community and school stage productions but desired to try a more challenging role when he moved to the DC Metro area.

 

Kaivon auditioned for BAIT during the casting of Season 1and was approved to join the team as Production Assistant.  Lee Hayes later found an on-screen role for Kaivon as "Carlos" and gave him a chance to prove his ambition.  Having been behind the scenes on the production team for BAIT Season 1, Kaivon gained more insight on becoming his character for Season 2.  Lee Hayes and Maurice Graham trained, molded, and encouraged the new actor and let him go forth on his first, but definitely not the last, on-camera experience. 

 

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