JENNA USHKOWITZ plays the feisty teenager, Asia Bradford, in YELLOW FEVER and is best known for her role as Tina Cohen-Chang in the Emmy-nominated series GLEE. Most recently, Jenna finished a run in the Tony-nominated, Broadway musical WAITRESS and also starred in the musical film adaptation, HELLO AGAIN. Jenna, like her fictional counterpart Asia, is also a Korean adoptee, and is the co-founder of Kindred: The Foundation for Adoption, an American foundation to aid adoptees and their families. Previously, she executive produced TWINSTERS, a documentary about two Korean adoptees separated at birth.
SCOTT PATTERSON plays old family friend, John Smart, in YELLOW FEVER, and is best known for his iconic role as Luke Danes in GILMORE GIRLS and the Netflix reboot of the same name. He recently completed a film, produced by Jon Avnet, called APE with Josh Hutcherson. He will next appear in the horror LIBERTY and the action film THE ROGUE. He previously appeared in OTHER PEOPLE’S CHILDREN and BOYS OF ABU GHRAIB. He has been a regular on several TV shows, including CW comedy ALIENS IN AMERICA and NBC drama THE EVENT.
MICHAEL LOWRY plays the dad, Michael Bradford, in YELLOW FEVER. Michael was a 2017 DAYTIME EMMY nominee for his work on TAINTED DREAMS. He currently stars in Sony’s POWERS and had a recurring role as Ken Devine in NASHVILLE. He will next appear in ABC’s musical remake of DIRTY DANCING and in Arnold Schwarzenegger’s AFTERMATH. He has a long list of primetime credits, including stints in TWO AND A HALF MEN, LAW & ORDER and WITHOUT A TRACE. He previously starred as Jake Martin in ALL MY CHILDREN.
NAHANNI JOHNSTONE plays the mom, Li Bradford, in YELLOW FEVER. A versatile actress and an international model, she is best known for her guest starring roles in ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, CRACKED and THE FOLLOWING. She was nominated for a Gemini (Canadian Emmy) for BOOKY & THE SECRET SANTA, opposite Megan Follows, and recently won the Best Supporting Actress award for YELLOW FEVER at the London International Film Festival.
MATTHEW MINIERO plays the younger brother, Taro Bradford, in YELLOW FEVER. A talented young actor, Matthew has guest starred In BLUE BLOODS and THE BLACKLIST. He will next appear in the feature film WEIGHTLESS, starring Juliane Nicholson and Johnny Knoxville, as well as the Boaz Yakin feature BOARDING SCHOOL, starring Samantha Mathis.
Christiane Seidel plays the sexy Becky in YELLOW FEVER. She is best known as Sigrid Mueller on HBO’s BOARDWALK EMPIRE and currently stars as Martha in the Netflix mini-series, GODLESS. She has appeared on various TV shows, such as LAW & ORDER: SVU, and also starred in the noir film, THE HOLLOW, produced by Lisa Bruce (THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING).