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American Actor, Martial Artist
Jason David Frank is an American actor as well as a professional mixed martial artist. He is famous for playing the role of Tommy Oliver in multiple seasons of the series ‘Power Rangers.’ He has also portrayed the same character in its feature film incarnation ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie’. Besides this, the actor has guest-starred in the dramas ‘Cybertron’, ‘Sweet Valley High’, ‘Family Matters’ and ‘Undressed’. He has also acted in the web series ‘Ninjak vs. the Valiant Universe’ and ‘Transformers: Titans Return’. In addition, Frank has done considerable work on the big screen as well. He has acted in the films and short films ‘The Junior Defenders’, ‘Fall Guy: The John Stewart Story’, ‘The Blue Sun’ and ‘Crammed 2: Hoaching’. He is a trained martial artist as well. As an internationally recognized award-winning instructor, he is also known for developing his own style of American Karate namely ‘Toso Kune Do’. The style is a unique combination of Taekwondo, Shotokan, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Jeet Kune Do, Wado-Ryu, Wing Chun, Savate and Muay Thai. The American actor, who holds a 7th Degree Black Belt and 25 years of experience in martial arts, is also the CEO and President of Rising Sun Karate Academy (R.S.K.A). Frank also knows skydiving and is a 2013 Guinness World Record Holder for the most 1 inch pine board broken while in freefall!
American Actress, and Model
Smith began her career as a teenage model. She moved to Los Angeles and planned on doing commercials to support herself while she attended UCLA. She was in an HBO commercial that aired during the Super Bowl; this exposure led to her finding an agent and beginning her acting career. She has played in several movies, ranging from Jerry Maguire to the Transformers, and has been actively working in television over the past two decades. Her most notable role is Mary Winchester on the paranormal and fantasy TV series, Supernatural. She has also had guest appearances on Rizzoli & Isles and Criminal Minds.
Canadian Actress, Director, and Producer
Annette Reilly was born in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada and began acting professionally at the age of 16. Annette has a BFA in Theatre from the University of Victoria, specializing in acting. Soon after obtaining her degree, Annette began directing theatre which in turn led to directing and producing independent film with her first production company, EVE Entertainment. She spent several years focusing on that until she was diagnosed with colon cancer at the age of 30. She has since been declared medically cured and has been actively pursuing her film work both in front of and behind the camera. Annette's most recent film, "A Typical Fairytale" (Exeunt Productions), which she produced, directed, and starred in, is available on Telus VOD as of September 2018. Annette is based in Vancouver, Canada, where she works both in theatre and film.