Interview by Paul Salfen
“Reboot Camp” tells the story of two brothers who create Reboot Camp, a fake self-help group, and invent its leader “Gordon St. Pierre,” in order to make a documentary to expose the exploitative practices of fake gurus and how easy it is to con people into believing just about anything. To their surprise, their absurd Reboot Camp becomes a big success with a devoted following.
“Reboot Camp” which world premiered at the Austin Film Festival stars David Lipper (Full/Fuller House, Painted Beauty), Keli Price (On Thin Ice, The Hyperions), Ed Begley, Jr. (Arrested Development, Pineapple Express), David Koechner (The Goldbergs, The Office, Anchorman 1 & 2), Lindsey Shaw (Suburgatory, Pretty Little Liars), Chaz Bono (Curb Your Enthusiasm, American Horror Story), Shar Jackson (According to Him + Her, Moesha), Pierson Fodé (The Bold and the Beautiful, Man From Toronto), and Maya Stojan (Castle, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.). Starring as themselves are Ja Rule (Scary Movie 3, The Fast and the Furious), Eric Roberts (The Expendables, The Dark Knight), Johnny Bananas (The Challenge, The Real World, The Challenge: Champs vs Stars), Billy Morrison (Californication, The Perfect Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll), and Corinne Olympios (The Bachelor, The Bachelorette), Eddie McClintock (Shooter, Warehouse 13), Rachelle Carson (Atwill at Large, Amelia 2.0), Maxim Roy (Shadowhunters, Bad Blood), Ximena Córdoba (El tierras salvajes, El gordo y la flaca), Eliza Roberts as herself (Class Act, Lone Star Deception), Daniel Nguyen(Mom, Better Things), June Lee (Painted Beauty), Jessica Belkin (Just Add Magic, American Horror Story), Melanie Marden (Body High, Friends to Lovers), Carolyn Michelle Smith (Netflix’s “Russian Doll,” Ava DuVernay’s “Cherish The Day”), Michelle Argyris (General Hospital, Big Top Academy), Kipp Tribble (Char Man, Coffin 1 & 2), and Rich Rose (Sunny Daze, The Killers); starring as themselves, Nicole Aniston (Xena XXX, The Parodies), Darin Brooks (The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives), and Kelly Kruger The Young and the Restless, The Bold and the Beautiful). Also, cast as themselves are: Rob Prior (Painted Beauty), Beverly Hynds (The Golden Age, Synapse), Chef Jeff Danzer (Jeff The 420 Chef),recording artist/performer Stacey Jackson, and Kailah Casillas (Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club, The Real World).