THE CAST:

LANDY CANNON (Jason Parks) started acting in his early twenties and quickly turned heads landing numerous supporting and lead roles in film and television. With an extensive resume that crosses the gamut from hit television shows like “G-Spot”, “Relic Hunter”, “Earth: Final Conflict” & “The Jane Show” and features such as “American Psycho”, “Cat Woman” & “Jekyll and Hyde”, Landy Cannon has become a regular in the Canadian industry.

He has worked with renown directors including Bruce Macdonald (Twitch City), Mary Harron (American Psycho), Jerry Ciccoritti (Victor, Murder in the Hamptons), and James Toback (Harvard Man) and along side award winning actors such as Christian Bale, Sarah Michelle Gellar & Halle Berry. He can be seen next in the sport drama “Victor” written by Mark Lutz.

 

JAY “CHRISTIAN CAGE” RESO (Ricky) is a professional wrestler/actor who grew up just outside of Toronto in Orangeville, Ontario, Canada. After starting his wrestling career in 1994, Jay, known as Christian Cage in wrestling circles, broke onto the national wrestling scene in 1998 with WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) where he won numerous championship titles and was also recognized on three separate occasions with “Match of the Year” honors for matches in which he competed. In 2005, Jay moved to TNA (Total Non Stop Action) Wrestling and went on to win what is regarded as the biggest prize in wrestling, the “TNA World Heavyweight Championship” two times. 

Known as one of the most entertaining personalities in wrestling with his mic skills and quick wit, Jay has enjoyed cross over success in acting. He has been interviewed on numerous national television shows and in print media worldwide, been featured in several commercials, including Stacker 2, Bell Express Vu, DirecTV and others, and he has also had roles in three movies, “Shoot ‘Em Up,” “Dark Rising”, and “Medium Raw”.

 

BRIGITTE KINGSLEY (Summer Vale), made her television debut on the popular teen television series “Student Bodies”. She then went on to do a four year stint as the “host with the most” on the international gaming sensation “Game Nation” and made several appearances on shows such as “Top Cops”, “Psi Factor” and “Animorphs”. She also appeared on Much Music as the resident female prankster of the television show “Screwed Over”.

She has also battled her opinion several times on “Off the Record” with Michael Landsberg and graced the pages of UMM magazine in a photo spread dedicated to top Canadian hosts including Jody Vance and Kathryn Humphreys. Most recently, she is starring in the feature film “Medium Raw” along side John Rhys Davies, Mercedes McNab and William B. Davis.

 

JULIA SCHNEIDER (RENEE), studied acting at Ryerson Polytechnic University. After being involved in several school projects, she continued her love of acting in the competitive scene of the Toronto film industry. Her talent, skill and classic beauty put her immediately at the top of every casting agent’s list and landed her roles in shows such as Wild Card, Instant Star, and Sue Thomas F.B.Eye. 

 

 

 

For more on the Cast and Crew of Dark Rising: Bring Your Battle Axe visit the IMDB page.