Meet the Team Behind Our Studio


About Daryl Ray Carliles

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Daryl Ray - is a Professional Film, TV, Commercial, and Musical Theatre Actor, receiving his training from T. Schreiber Studio in New York City, known for his work on 'House of Cards" and feature film "Full Circle" with Solvan 'Slick' Naim and Rob Morgan. He was also in the Award Winning feature musical film “How Do You Write A Joe Schermann Song” in which he was one of the Producers as well. Most recently acting in the role of Nick on the Emmy Nominated Netflix series “It’s Bruno” where he was reunited with Director and star Solvan “Slick” Naim. While acting in NYC he also went on to pursue a career in Film production, earning the title of Assistant Director, Production Manager, and Producer on several projects. With his combined production and acting experience, he is a working Actor, Producer, & On-Camera Acting Coach in Raleigh, NC at Back-to-One Acting Studios. He is represented by Anne Greene with Talent One and Gail Tassell with Tassell Talent Group.

About Gus Allen

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Gus Allen has been acting all over the Triangle for nearly a decade, winning numerous awards along the way. He specializes in playing a host of uniquely rich and dynamic characters, frequently in the same show. Notable productions include It's a Wonderful Life (George Bailey), The Importance of Being Earnest (Algernon), Monty Python's Spamalot (French Taunter), Doubt (Father Flynn), And Then There Were None (Judge Wargrave), Death of a Salesman (Biff Loman), and The 39 Steps (Clown 1). Gus started from the ground up with supporting roles in several Cary Players shows, and has since gone on to win the Pietzsch Award (Cary Players), the Cantey Award (RLT), the Cannon Award (NLT) and the inaugural Triangle Award. In addition to theatre, Gus has also performed improv comedy at Comedy Worx in Raleigh since 2011.