Jazmin Avalos

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Jazmin Avalos

Jazmin is a 15-year-old freshman at Bolsa Grande High School, where she participated in the cheer squad and choir ensemble for a period of time, and also takes part in the Track and Field team. Her love for the arts has given her the opportunity to participate in distinguished programs, such as the Garden Grove Unified School District’s G.A.T.E. Choir and Honor Orchestra. Jazmin has five years of instrumental instruction, four years of vocal training, and has also gained some experience playing the cello. Five years ago, Jazmin discovered the importance of dance in her life and began...

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Bree Morse

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Bree Morse

A self-proclaimed “Garden Grove Girl,” Bree Morse was born and raised in the city she feels so lucky to represent. She is a 20-year-old sophomore at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) working toward her Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing. She sees the value of college education, and works hard to convey her thirst for learning, demonstrated by her recognition on both the President’s and Dean’s list at CSULB. In addition, she is also a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and is in the top twentieth percentile of college undergraduate...

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Colette Carr

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Colette Carr

Singer. Songwriter. Actress. Athlete. Colette Carr from Malibu, CA was born January 6, 1991. Obsessed with music from an early age, Colette has a music library with over 10,000 songs from all genres.  Never someone to do anything half-way, Colette spent three years studying the Meisner Technique in acting and improv. Throughout it all, Colette’s first love was tennis.  She came under the tutelage of Robert Lansdorp, a legendary tennis coach to dozens of world-ranked athletes.  Tennis taught her the discipline needed to succeed in any career.  It gave her physical strength and honed...

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Shawn Parr

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Shawn Parr

As a Southern California native, Shawn Parr has had a long-term involvement with country music. He grew up in Norwalk, CA and attended John Glenn High School. Soon after becoming the warm-up personality for the TV show “Hot Country Nights”, and the announcer for the Academy of Country Music Awards, KZLA brought him on board to do the Afternoon Drive which eventually led him to the helm of the KZLA Morning Show. Shawn Parr has long been considered a major champion of Country music and after a brief hiatus from radio when KZLA went off the air, he would return as the Morning Host at...

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Phillip Keene

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Phillip Keene

Phillip P. Keene is excited to be reprising the role of videographer and surveillance expert Buzz Watson on the TNT’s THE CLOSER spin-off MAJOR CRIMES. His previous television experience includes hosting the series Home and making a guest appearance on the ABC limited series, The DA. He made his feature debut in the Tony Alda film, Role of a Lifetime. Keene, who is fluent in Spanish and German, earned a degree in history/art from UCLA and a pilot’s license before deciding to go into acting, taking classes from Howard Fine, Heidi Davis, Margie Haber and Tony Sepulveda. His...

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Aedin Mincks

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Aedin Mincks

Aedin Mincks plays the computer whiz, Angus Chestnut, on the hit Disney Channel show, A.N.T. Farm. Aedin got his first big break playing Garth Jr. in the notable Capital One Visigoth commercials. He went on to book roles on ‘The Sarah Silverman Program’, ‘Desperate Housewives’, ‘The Middle’ and ‘New Girl’. His break into feature films came in 2010, when he was cast as Billy Bob Thornton’s son in ‘Faster’, alongside Dwayne Johnson and followed by being cast as Young Alan (Young Zach Galifianakis) in the summer 2010 record-breaking, ‘The Hangover Part...

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Mindy Sterling

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Mindy Sterling

Mindy Sterling Is best known for her character portrayal of “Frau Farbissina” in The Austin Powers Trilogy. A veteran improviser and improv teacher and director, she honed those skills with the Groundlings in Los Angeles. She is currently on Disney’s Ant Farm and played the Alien Supervisor in the film Mars Needs Moms for Disney. Other memorable film credits include The Grinch Who Stole Christmas, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Reno 911. Her many tv credits include, 2 Broke Girls, Desperate Housewives, My Name is Earl, Curb Your Enthusiasm and ICarly. Her voice can also be heard in countless...

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Raymond Cruz

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Raymond Cruz

Raymond Cruz has appeared in more than 30 feature films and has worked extensively in television, playing a wide range of characters. He currently plays Detective Julio Sanchez on the series, The Closer, for which he recently won an Imagen Award for Best Supporting Actor. His work in films includes roles in Havoc with Anne Hathaway; Training Day, with Denzel Washington; Collateral Damage with Arnold Schwarzenegger; Alien 4: Resurrection with Sigourney Weaver; andClear and Present Danger with Harrison Ford. Other notable films include The Last Marshal, The Rock, The Substitute, Out...

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Karan Brar

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Karan Brar

“Ravi Ross” on “Jessie” Karan Brar plays 10-year-old Indian adoptee, Ravi Ross, in the Disney Channel comedy series “Jessie.” Thrilled with his new life in America, but wanting to remain linked to his beloved Indian homeland, Ravi keeps a seven foot Asian Water Monitor Lizard, Mr. Kippling, in his room. Brar most recently starred in the popular movies, “Diary of a Wimpy Kid”, “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules.” and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Day” releasing August 3, 2012. In his native Seattle, he appeared in the “Seeds...

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Mariette Hartley

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Mariette Hartley

Emmy® Award-winning actress Mariette Hartley is currently recurring on “Law & Order: SVU” and is hosting her tenth season of the syndicated series, “Wild About Animals.” Ms. Hartley’s bestselling autobiography, “Breaking the Silence,” has been re-issued in paperback. Emmy Award winning actress Mariette Hartley is recognized as one of the most versatile actresses in the industry through her impressive career in television, film and theatre. Currently recurring on “Law & Order: SVU,” Hartley has also recurred on the FX series Dirt, and has appeared in dozens of...

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Michael Paul Chan

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Michael Paul Chan

Michael Paul Chan grew up in Richmond, Calif., and was a musician in several Bay Area rock bands before becoming an actor. After seven successful seasons playing Lieutenant Mike Tao on “The Closer”, Chan is currently in production on the spin-off, Major Crimes where he continues his role of Lieutenant Mike Tao. Chan has more than 200 television and film credits, including The Insider, with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe; Spy Game, with Robert Redford and Brad Pitt; U.S. Marshals, with Tommy Lee Jones; Falling Down, with Michael Douglas and Robert Duvall; and the critically acclaimed...

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Charlie O’Connell

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Charlie O’Connell

Charlie O’Connell is best known for his appearance on season seven of The Bachelor, as well as his starring role as Colin Mallory in the seriesSliders . He has appeared in such films as Dude, Where’s My Car? , The New Guy and Cruel Intentions. In the past year he has appeared in BET’sReed Between the Lines Starring Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Tracee Ellis Ross, as well as 2-Headed Shark Attack available on iTunes. Charlie can next be seen in the thriller Huff as the title character.

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