Stories

Christopher Lee Akens – Actors Ambition

How did you start acting?
I started acting when I was 7 years old. I was in the fine arts program in elementary and I did my first show called Wake up Snoozy. I played Snoozy who was a character that had to keep the big bad wolf from stealing the awards, the only problem was I kept falling asleep. It was sort of one of those things that I just did for a grade but ending up loving. Ever since then I just fell in love with the art form and wanted to do it for the rest of my life. Continue reading Christopher Lee Akens – Actors Ambition

Janel Tanna Is More Than A Pretty Face

Shot by Krisd Mauga
Makeup by Crystal Nardico

Growing up did you always know you would get into acting?
I always had a creative side, and would put on small performances for family members. I would also frequently make home video type short films with my neighbors next door for fun. I would always play the lead or some story we would make up together. There were usually 3-4 of us kids. However I did not formally get into acting until I was an adult even though it was always something I regretted not being able to go into as I followed initially a more traditional course of education in the biomedical sciences. That is the thing about life though, I think most people have several different paths they can potentially take. Continue reading Janel Tanna Is More Than A Pretty Face

How well do you think you know Larrisha Renee?

How did you start modeling?
I always wanted to model since I was little, but never really pursued it. I just decided to go to a casting for a local fashion show and was picked. I invited my friends and family to come see me in the show and one of my family members introduced me to my future manager. And that was it, pursuing a modeling career was it for me and it was all I wanted to do from that moment. Continue reading How well do you think you know Larrisha Renee?