Casting non union actors for following roles:
SOPHIA: mid 50s to mid 60s, the mother of the house. Commands her children with a steely exterior, but lets her crippling anxiety through when there is risk of losing control of her children.
MATTHIAS: Mid 50s to mid 60, the father of the house. Suffers major depression, only broken out of it when waxing nostalgically. However, some deep secrets keep him from divulging too much of his own past.