Sci-Fi Channel: “Who Wants To Be A Superhero?” Season 2 (2007)
· Played “Hyper-Strike”, top 3 finalist in reality TV series judged
by Stan Lee.
Atomic Clown: “Out of Orbit” (2007)
· Played “Handyman” in 3 person clown play. New York, NY.
The Midnight Circus: “Stilettos, Circus, and Soul!” (2006)
· Played “Super Impact Man” in world premier production
featuring Alexandra Billings and the music of Mars Williams’
Grammy-nominated band, Liquid Soul.
The Much Ado Circus: Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” (2006)
· Played “Boatswain” in theatrical circus production. St. Louis, MI.
The Second City Improv All-Stars Variety Hour… And 15 Minutes…”
· Performed solo comedy-martial arts-daredevil-acrobatic act.
Chicago, IL (2005).
The Midnight Circus: “Haunted Hijinx” (2003 thru 2007)
· Performed in Halloween themed theatrical circus show on Daley
Plaza. Chicago, IL.
SeaWorld: “Riptide” (2005, 2004)
· Performed in summer-long circus and acrobatics show. San
Circus Smirkus: “Big Top Tour” (2003, 2002, 2001)
· Performer in international youth circus featured in Disney
Channel’s original series Totally Circus.
Pathfinder Pictures: “Shadow Fury” (2001)
· Played teenage “Kismet” in the independent film directed by
Makoto Yokoyama. Performed many of own stunts/fight
1st International Tournament of Artistic Martial Arts (2001)
· 15-17 Boys Weapons Division Silver Cup Winner. Paris,
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Burger King: “Enter the Dragon” (2000)
· Played “Goku” in national commercial for Dragonball Z kids
meals. Performed many of own stunts.
World Kickboxing Association World Championships (1999)
· Junior Forms World Champion. Hannover, Germany.
Martial Arts: (14 yrs.) Shaolin Kempo Karate, Okinawan Shorei-Ryu, Freestyle
Tae-Kwon-Do, Chinese Wushu.
Coaches: Michael Chaturantabut – 7-time World and National Forms and Weapons
Champion, founder of XMA.
Ming Liu – Stunt double for Lucy Liu in Kill Bill (1 & 2), China National Wushu
Circus: (8 yrs.) Handbalancing, Tumbling, Chinese Pole, Hand-to-Hand/Partner-Acro,
Coaches: Zina & Valodia Augustova – Former Soviet acrobats with the Moscow Circus
and Ringling Bros.
Jeff Jenkins – Midnight Circus founder, performed with Ringling Bros., Clown
College slapstick coach.
Rob Mermin – Founder of Circus Smirkus, former Dean of Clown College,
student of Marcel Marceau.
Seminars: Lu Yi (San Francisco Circus Center) – Chinese Acrobatics
Alpha Stunts (Power Rangers) – Stunt Work/Stunt Fighting