Frakes is best known for his portrayal of Commander William Riker in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and subsequent films and series. Frakes also hosted the anthology series Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction and was the voice for David Xanatos in the Disney television series Gargoyles. In June 2011, he narrated the History Channel documentary, Lee and Grant.
Frakes directed while starring in Star Trek: First Contact as well as Star Trek: Insurrection. He has directed more than 70 television episodes, including episodes of several Star Trek television series and The Orville. He is the author of the novel The Abductors: Conspiracy.
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In 1994, Sorbo got the leading role of the Ancient Greek hero Hercules in the television film "Hercules and the Amazon Women," which was the first of a series of television films which aired during that same year, with the fifth and final film "Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur" airing in November 1994. The success of these films led him to quickly get the role of Hercules in the television series "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys," which ran for six seasons and 111 episodes between January 1995 and November 1999. The series brought international popularity to Sorbo, and he also got the chance to direct two episodes and co-write one episode.
The success of this show spawned the popular spin-off series "Xena: Warrior Princess," in which Sorbo also guest-starred in two episodes. In 1998, he voiced Hercules in the spin-off direct-to-video animated film "Hercules and Xena – The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus."
During the years in which Sorbo was playing the role of Hercules, he got the chance to play his first leading film role in "Kull the Conqueror" (1997). When the T.V. series Hercules came to an end, Sorbo started playing in the starring part of Captain Dylan Hunt in the sci-fi drama series "Andromeda" (2000/2005). In 2006, he got a role in the final season of "The O.C.," and he guest-starred in the popular sitcom "Two and a Half Men."
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Edward won Saturn and MTV Movie Awards for his breakthrough performance at age 13 as John Connor in James Cameron's Terminator 2: Judgment Day, which was followed by a mini-sequel, short attraction film T2-3D: Battle Across Time co-directed and co-written by Cameron with the same main cast. In 1992, he gave an Independent Spirit Award-nominated turn opposite Jeff Bridges in American Heart, and earned a second Saturn Award nomination for his work in Pet Sematary Two. He won a Young Artist Award for his performance alongside Kathy Bates in A Home of Our Own (1993) and appeared in Before and After (1996) with Meryl Streep and Liam Neeson. Furlong received acclaim for his starring roles in the 1998 motion pictures Pecker, co-starring Christina Ricci, and American History X, co-starring Edward Norton. He had significant roles in the comedy Detroit Rock City (1999) and the crime drama Animal Factory (2000)
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Corlett lent his voice to several animated series produced/dubbed in Canada. His most notable voice roles included the title character of the Mega Man TV show, Cheetor in Beast Wars: Transformers, Glitch-Bob in ReBoot, and Andy Larkin in What's with Andy?. Another notable, yet brief starring role of Corlett's was Goku in Funimation/Saban's original dub of Dragon Ball Z. Corlett has also lent his voice to less known DIC Entertainment shows such as Super Duper Sumos. He also voiced Mr. Cramp in The Cramp Twins. In Salty's Lighthouse, he played Ten Cents, Otis, Zeebee, Zip, Lord Stinker, Frank, Eddie, and the Lighthouse Clock. He voiced Ransome the Clown in the video game Thimbleweed Park.
Through a coincidence, Corlett who voiced Dr. Wily in DIC's video-game oriented cartoon Captain N: The Game Master would later voice his nemesis Mega Man in the Ruby-Spears cartoon adaptation of the games.
He is set to be the English voice of Miroku for the Japanese anime series Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon
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Chuck’s most recent anime roles are Android 17, Emperor Pilaf and Kibito in Dragon Ball Super, Kurogiri in My Hero Academia, Jajuka in Escaflowne, Kuro in Servamp, Kuniharu in The Disastrous Life of Saiki K, Asanaga in Endride, Kyūta's Father in The Boy and Beast, Tony Stark in Death Battle, Jason the Toymaker in Creepy.
Chuck Huber started acting in Anime in DBZ. Since then he has voiced hundreds of characters including Hiei in YuYu Hakusho, Stein in Soul Eater, Kululu in Sgt. Frog, Mohji in One Piece, Shou Tucker in Full Metal Alchemist. He has been a writer on Hetalia, Sgt. Frog, Baccano, Spice and Wolf, Strike Witches, Dragonaut and Skip Beat!.
Video games Chuck has contributed voices for include Borderlands II, Ghostbusters, The Walking Dead, Aeon Flux, DBZ, Smite, The Killing Floor ...among others.
As a filmmaker Chuck has acted, produced, written or directed for Arbor Day - The Musical currently on Amazon Prime, Prince Adventures, The Troubadoors, The Fragility of Seconds, The Mechanical Grave, Odd Man Out among others. He began acting in Chicago at the Goodman Theater, Court Theater, Steppenwolf Theater after graduating from DePaul University and continues to work on stages in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. He also plays Dr. McCoy in Star Trek Continues; Dean Hansen on Season 2 of American Crime on ABC and Detective Swinton in the The Harrowing.
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Vic Mignogna is an American actor and singer. He voiced Broly in Dragon Ball films and games, Oscar H. Genius from Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt, Edward Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist, Obito Uchiha from Naruto Shippuden and E-123 Omega from Sonic the Hedgehog. He also played Captain James T. Kirk in the series Star Trek Continues and other Star Trek works.
Quinton Flynn is an actor, musician, and comedian beloved globally as Axel and Lea from the Kingdom Hearts series along with Raiden from Metal Gear Solid 2, 4 and Rising Revengeance-a role which earned him a Best Lead Actor Award. Gamers love Flynn as Jhin, The Virtuoso in League of Legends, Kolyat Krios in Mass Effect, Kael’thas Sunstrider in World of Warcraft, Dr. Krankcase in Skylanders: Trap Team, and Silver The Hedgehog in Sonic Forces!
Anime fans love Flynn as Iruka-Sensei in Naruto, Kon in Bleach, Reno in Final Fantasy, Dr. Riddles in Zatch Bell, and Marcus Damon in Digimon Data Squad. Quinton’s classic legacy characters include Spider-Man, Venom, Human Torch, Jonny Quest, and Timon in The Lion King’s Around The World With Timon and Pumbaa! You can even see Flynn as the lovably nerdy Sheldon Lee from My Life As A Teenage Robot.
So, reminisce about his beloved characters, have a laugh at his panels full of impressions and improvisation, and sit back and get In Like Flynn!
Walter E Jones was raised on the west side of Detroit, Michigan. Growing up in a low-income, single parent home was just one of the many obstacles that Walter would beat. Provided with love and strong family values, Walter over came the drugs and violence of the neighborhood; has defied all odds of an oppressed environment and developed a talented and successful presence in the entertainment industry. He is truly a compassionate person and it’s easy to see and feel his enormous zest for life. With a vibrant grin Walter says "I love to make people smile. When they smile I smile". Walter was made an Honorary Ibo Chief by His Majesty Igwe P.N. Anugwu, JP, OFR Ezeukwu Mbaukwu in Nigeria. He was given the Ibo name Ugomba, which means "The National Eagle". He has discovered from his DNA that his heritage started in Guinea-Bissau. Walter is proud to know where his ancestors come from after not knowing for so long. Walter’s training has developed him into a “triple-threat”. He has proven himself successful as an actor, dancer and singer. Walter is internationally known for his creation of the First Black Super Hero On Live Action Television. The character was Zach The Original Black Ranger from the Children’s Action Adventure Phenomenon “The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers". He has returned to the show after 28 years and the fans are so excited to see his return. It will air April of 2023 on Netflix. He often travels the world greeting fans and signing merchandise from the iconic character he created. Walter is proud that three generations of fans have enjoyed collecting merchandise representing his Black Superhero. The merchandise includes several action figures, 4 Pops, 5 series of comic books and a multitude of trading cards and fan art. He has been featured as a Series Regular or Guest star in over 150 episodes of various shows and has been featured in several films. Some of his credits include: The Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning police drama “The Shield” , the top-rated series drama “CSI”, the long running comedy hit “Moesha, and is currently in negotiations for film projects due to shoot 2023. He most recently started working on a Music Project and intends to have a video.out by the end of the year!! Walter works regularly as a voice actor lending his voice to radio television and film and video games. Walter’s dance credits prove to be equally as impressive. He has been trained in Salsa, and a variety of Latin dance styles, Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Modern, and Tap. Walter has worked as a teacher and a choreographer and has shared his love for dance both in the United States and abroad. He was chosen as one of fifty dancers to represent the United States in the 1992 Olympic Closing Ceremonies in Barcelona, and has traveled much of the world as a dancer and singer for Princess Cruise lines. In the Salsa World, Walter made his presence known as he captured the title of the 2004 Mayan World Champion. He has been a salsa instructor in some of the most prestigious salsa clubs in Los Angeles including the world famous Conga Room, The Mayan, the Rumba Room, Stevens Steak house, and the popular Mama Juana’s. He can be seen showcasing his talents on ESPN’S First Annual World Salsa Competition. Walter’s belief is “To teach someone to dance is to give them a gift that last a lifetime”. Walter has shared this gift with some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities. Some of the Celebrities include: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Van Diesel, Jada Pinkett Smith, Eric LaSalle, Sheila E, Mario Van Peebles, Cedric the Entertainer, Gabrielle Union, Jacob Vargas, Sofia Milos and Essence Atkins. Walter resides in Los Angeles, California and spends his free time most importantly being a Dad of two, Creating Music, mc Partner dancing, Camping, Scuba diving, Snowboarding, and Traveling. Walter Emanuel Jones is known to three generations as an entertainer, teacher, and action adventurer.
Romy J. Sharf originated the role of Alpha 5 in The Mighty Morphin‘ Power Rangers. She played Alpha in seasons one and two and starred in the video Alpha’s Magical Christmas. After Romy left the T.V. series, she went on tour with Power Rangers Live and delighted young audiences around the U.S. with more of Alpha 5’s antics.
Romy started her acting career as a theatre arts major at Cal State University Northridge. She has explored many realms of the business including special effects makeup, writing, singing and dance. She honed her Improv skills at The Wildside Theatre and the
L.A. Connection. She then switched gears to write and perform sketch comedy at several venues around Los Angeles, CA.
Currently, Romy is enjoying making special appearances with her former Power Ranger costars around the world. She says it’s especially fun to meet fans of the show and answer their questions. One of her favorite memories of her Power Ranger days is getting a letter from a young fan addressed to Apple Pie! She still has this letter today.
She is also very active in her community organizing events and fundraising for her daughter’s high school PTSA.
Romy resides in Southern California with her husband, daughter and their adorable and very spoiled rescue dog, Rosie.
Gigi Edgley is an internationally renowned actress originally from Australia. Edgley has starred in countless film and television series including FX's Feud, USA’s The Starter Wife, Farscape, Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge, Diminuendo, Rescue Special Ops, Tricky Business, SyFy’s Showdown at Area 51, Quantum Apocalypse, Carlotta, Newcastle, Black Jack, Peacekeeper Wars, Stingers, Secret Life Of Us, Beastmaster, Lost World, Water Rats, Day of The Roses, Star Trek Continues and Nexus.
Edgley has an extensive history with The Jim Henson Company beginning with her popular role as Chiana on the company’s critically acclaimed sci fi cult series, Farscape in which she starred for over five years.
Gigi stole the hearts of sci-fi enthusiasts. She was originally cast as a guest star for one episode, but quickly captured the attention of the Farscape writers, producers and the fans alike. The mischievous Chiana became one of the most popular, and at times controversial characters in the series. The SyFy Channel and The Jim Henson Company also asked her to host Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge.
Edgley’s team additionally raised over $44,000 on Kickstarter to fund a sci-fi short called Hashtag. The film has had fantastic recognition from the festival circuit and Dust streaming have picked it up. They are currently developing it into a full length feature.
Gigi was nominated for the Film’s Critic’s Circle awards for best lead actress in the feature Last Train To Freo, the SyFy Genre Award for Best Supporting Actress, the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress in a television series and Maxim Award for Sexiest Space Babe. She was also selected for the Women of Sci-Fi book by Denny's Illic.
Gigi has a long list of theatre credits as well that include: Kill Everything You Love, 4.48 Psychosis,The Rover, Boy’s Life, Romeo And Juliet, Road, Picnic At Hanging Rock and Les Miserables.
Edgley has performed concerts all around the world including singing for Stan Lee at his 95th Birthday, LA Comic Con's Official Opening Party, Whisky A Go Go, Rockwood Music Hall and the San Diego Comic Con Official Kick Off Party amongst other sensational events.
Edgley is additionally a recording artist, creator of original comic books, director and producer. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Queensland University of Technology after entering in the auditions alongside hundreds of other candidates.
Gigi recently voiced characters in Justin Roiland's latest video game High On Life. Additionally she just returned home to Australia promoting a phenomenal feature film she starred in called Everything In Between that centres around mental health, love and life.
John Russo is an American screenwriter and film director most commonly associated with the 1968 horror classic film Night of the Living Dead, which he co-wrote with director George Romero. As a screenwriter, his credits include Night of the Living Dead, The Majorettes, Midnight, and Santa Claws. The latter two, he also directed. He has performed small roles as an actor, most notably the first ghoul who is stabbed in the head in Night of the Living Dead, as well as cameos in There's Always Vanilla and House of Frankenstein 1997. He was the Publisher and Managing Editor of the magazine Scream Queens Illustrated that featured popular stars of Horror films and other genres.
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John Anderson is an actor, comedian, and self-proclaimed professional "Trick Talking Meat" who hails from Birmingham, Alabama. He landed his first major motion picture role as a Ravager in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. John also appeared in Jumanji: The Next Level, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Tag, Black Panther, Stranger Things, Sleepy Hollow, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Discovery Channel's Manhunt: Unabomber, Logan Lucky, Pitch Perfect 3, I, Tonya, Jumanji, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Case for Christ, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, MacGyver, The Front Runner, The Leisure Seeker, Hell Fest, Being Mary Jane, and Tyler Perry's Too Close to Home. He also appeared in Make-up Artist Magazine, displaying his alien movie make-up as a Hurctarian Ravager. He recently appeared in Variety and Rolling Stone's review of the movie Tag.
John was given his first speaking role by Oprah Winfrey in her production of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. He was one of 10 Ravagers from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 selected to attend a 2016 Comic-Con surprise celebration in San Diego. The event was filmed and is now airing on CONtv. Further, art featuring John's likeness as a Ravager was included in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: The Art of the Movie.
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