CONFIRMED CELEBRITY GUESTS
All guests listed below have confirmed their intention to attend.
Note: All guests attendance subject to change without advance notice due to professional commitments.
Guests Listed in Alphabetical Order.
LANAI CHAPMAN - Actor - 1st Lt. Vanessa Damphousse
Chapman first appeared on television at the age of 13 in a Kentucky Fried Chicken commercial. She
has since gone on to appear on screen in a number of films and television shows, including Thief (2005),
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001), White Men Can't Jump (1992), The Division, Seinfeld,
The Wonder Years and China Beach. In recent years she's also done a lot of work as a
She made her science fiction television in Star Trek: The Next Generation as Lt. Rager, a recurring
character who appeared in such episodes as "Schisms" and "Galaxy's Child".
She's most famous to sci-fi fans for her role as Lt. Vanessa Damphousse in Space: Above and Beyond.
KRISTEN CLOKE - Actor - Captain Shane Vansen
Kristen Cloke was born September 2 in Van Nuys, California. She attended California State University, Northridge.
Her first feature film role was the female lead in Megaville (1990), opposite Billy Zane.
She's appeared in several film projects such as Final Destination (2000) and Black Christmas (2006) and episodes of
a number of tv series such as Millenium, The X-Files and Pretty Little Liars.
Kristen is perhaps best known for her role as Shane Vansen in the television series Space: Above and Beyond.
She has been married to Glenn Morgan since 1998. They have four children.
Joel de la Fuente IMDB Photo by Pascal Perich
JOEL de la FUENTE - Actor - Lieutenant Paul Wang
Joel de la Fuente received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the New York university Graduate Acting
Program in 1994, having received his Bachelor of Arts from Brown University. He has appeared in films
such as Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002), Return to Paradise (1998), and Roommates (1995).
In the past, Joel has had recurring roles on 100 Centre Street and High Incident. Joel has also
guest-starred on E.R., Cosby, Fire Co. 132, and Due South, and was a lead performer in the mini-series,
Summer Stories: The Mall (1992) and When the Cradle Falls (1997).
In recent years Joel has appeared regularly in the role as a Crime Scene technician named Ruben
Morales on Law and Order: SVU. He since became a fan favorite and appeared in many episodes
of the series. Joel has also appeared on the Netflix series, Hemlock Grove (2015), Amazon's
The Man in the High Castle (2015) and Limitless (2016) on CBS.
Joel's most famous to science fiction fas as the football loving Lt. Paul Wang on Space: Above and Beyond.
DAVID DUNCAN - Crew - Illustrator & Visual Design Consultant
David Duncan is a well respected Production, Concept and Storyboard artist, having worked on such
popular film and television projects such as Star Trek: Enterprise, Iron Man (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010)
and Snow White and the Huntsman (2012).
David was also a visual design consultant and illustrator on Space: Above and Beyond.
RONALD G. JOSEPH - Actor - General Ranford
Ron Joseph is an Emmy Award winning film, television and stage actor. He's also a professionally trained
dancer, and started out dancing professionally with Anne Margaret, George Chakiras, Mitzi Gaynor, and
Ron began his acting as a teen and starred in the Senior Play at Hiram Johnson High School in Sacramento,
California. He acted in local summer stock and other productions in and around the area.
He moved to Hollywood to pursue his acting career after graduating in 1962. One of his earlier appearances
was on the original Smothers Brothers show as a dancer in the opening of the show. He also played an Indian
on the Here Come The Brides series.
Ron's first leading TV role was on an episode of the crime drama, Columbo where he played the bad guy in
a role where he was a leader of farm labor workers. His first big role on the big screen was opposite
Peter Falk, Jeff Goldblume, and Cindy Lauper in the movie Vibes.
Ron played General Ranford in the emotionally charged episode "Stardust" in Space: Above and Beyond.
TIM McHUGH - Crew - Series Producer & Visual Effects Producer
Tim's extensive work in the Visual Effects world includes some noteworthy films and TV series such as
Blade Runner (1982), The Lost Boys (1987), The X-Files (1996-97) and Children of Dune (2006).
He worked as a producer on Space: Above and Beyond.
GLEN MORGAN - Series Co-Creator, Writer, Executive Producer
Glen Morgan was born in El Cajon, California, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Final Destination (2000),
Final Destination 3 (2006) and The One (2001).
His more famous television writing and producing work includes The Commish, Millenium, The X-Files and
of course Space: Above and Beyond.
He has been married to Kristen Cloke since June 13, 1998. They have four children.
James Morrison IMDB photo by David Zaugh
JAMES MORRISON - Actor - Lt. Colonel T.C. McQueen
A filmmaker, playwright, poet, actor, singer/songwriter and yoga teacher, James Morrison was born in Utah and is
a product of Alaska. He began his acting career as a clown and wire walker for the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal
Circus and served his theatrical apprenticeship with the Alaska Repertory Theatre.
Morrison's short film, Parking (1996), which he wrote and directed, was produced by his wife, Riad Galayini.
Their latest film, the documentary, Showing Up (2014), is a feature length conversation about the actor's audition.
James will soon be seen in the upcoming films Praying For Rain (2016) and Doubting Thomas (2016).
James is most famous to science fiction fans as the stern, Ace fighter pilot Lt. Colonel T.C. McQueen in
Space: Above and Beyond.
James and Riad live North of Los Angeles with their son, Seamus, born in 1999.
STEVE RANKIN - Actor - Lt. Colonel Raymond Thomas Butts
Steve Rankin was born in Eureka, Illinois, USA. He is known for his feature film work on
L.A. Confidential (1997) and Men in Black (1997).
Frequently seen on television, Steve's appeared on a variety of programs such as Star Trek: Enterprise,
Criminal Minds, True Blood and Leverage. He'll be appearing in the upcoming independant film
Unbelievable!!!!! (2016) currently in post production.
He's well known among sci-fi fans for his role as the hard driving Lt. Colonel Raymond "Kicks" Butts
on Space: Above and Beyond.
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ROD ROWLAND - Actor - Lieutenant Cooper Hawkes
Rodney Rowland was born in Newport Beach, California in 1964, the youngest of four children of a pastor
and an aquatics athlete. Before he turned to acting he had a variety of model jobs for such brands as
Calvin Klein, J. Crew and Perry Ellis. An immensely passionate actor, he prepares thoroughly for his roles.
He's appeared in a variety of TV shows and films in recent years, such as CSI (2012), Castle (2013), NCIS (2014),
and Grey's Anatomy (2015). Rod's currently filming the drama, Anathema (2016), in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Rod's familiar to sci-fi fans as the genetically engineered "tank" turned fighter pilot, Lt. Cooper Hawkes
in Space: Above And beyond.
Original IMDB photo by timsabatino.com
TUCKER SMALLWOOD - Actor - Commodore Ross
The eldest son of an educator and diplomat, Tucker was an NBC television director before being drafted
into the US Army in 1967. He was commissioned as an Infantry Officer and served as an OCS Tactical
Officer at Fort Benning, before undergoing Vietnamese language training and jump school. He later
commanded a Mobile Advisory Team during the Vietnam War.
After recovering from his combat wounds, Smallwood moved to New York to study acting at the
Tucker has appeared in several feature films in his career, most recently in 2016's Pixels with
Adam Sandler. He has appeared in several popular tv series including Modern Family,
Star Trek: Enterprise and Space: Above and Beyond.
He is the author and the Audio Book narrator of "Return to Eden", an anthology of 33 essays describing
his experiences as an Army advisor in Vietnam, his life as an actor thereafter and his return to Vietnam
A life-long musician, Smallwood performed all vocals on the delta blues album
MORGAN WEISSER - Actor - Lieutenant Nathan West
Morgan Weisser was born on May 12, 1971 in Venice, California, USA.
He has acted in a number of tv series such as American Family, the espionage
drama Alias, and is also known for his memorable role as Lee Harvy Oswald in The X-Files.
Morgan has also worked in feature films such as Infection (2005), the HP Lovecraft inspired
suspense-horror film, Cool Air (2006) and Abelar: Tales of an Ancient Empire (2010) with
Morgan is perhaps best known to science fiction fans as the love motivated Marine Nathan West
in Space: Above And Beyond.