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Brian Ruppenkamp (Mads Moen/ The Troll Courtier/ The Brat/ The Lean One) earned his master’s in acting from UCLA, studying with Gil Cates, Gordon Hunt, and Sir Anthony Hopkins. His theater credits include Hamlet and Twelfth Night (Georgia Shakespeare, Atlanta), In the Company of Jane Doe and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Los Angeles Theatre Ensemble), The School for Scandal (Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum), and The Gas Heart (The Geffen Playhouse). He has appeared in such films as Weak Species, Level 7, Adalyn, and Turn Me On Dead Man. Mr. Ruppenkamp is the guitarist for the American rock band Slow Motion Celebrity, whose debut album is The Skeleton Tree.