Is this really your site?
Yes, this my official site, I didn't build it personally however, A friend of mine Jorge Almeida from Portugal, has done all the amazing work ! We work on this site regularly, and all the information here is authorized by me.
How can I contact you?
At this point the only way to contact me is through this web site (contacts),...obviously with any volume on this site and my work schedule, at best I can only respond to general topics, and perhaps weekly as I check in. My dream is to be able to respond to everyone, and we are currently working on a way to make this happen.
Can I have an autographed pic?
We are currently developing an autographed "HEADSHOT" signed by me for "downloading" and working on other ideas for the future.
What kind of music/bands/performers do you enjoy?
My taste in music is very diverse, I like alot of things... But I would have to say, my all time favorite is ; old rock and roll , bands like .."ROLLING STONES" , "LED ZEPPELIN" , "LYNRD SKYNRD" ,"JANIS JOPLIN" ..I could go on for ever.......
What are your all-time favorite movies?
"GOD FATHER " saga, "GOOD FELLAS", "BREAKFAST AT TIFFANYS", "THE BLUE BIRD". There's just too many !
What are you favorite books?
Anything by "James Patterson", "Memoires of a Geisha",
" In the mean time"[by Iyanla van zant]...there's too many to list, I try to read a book a week.
There is alot of different information about you on the Internet, which
should I consider truthful?
Well thats a tough question..lol...I've been in this industry since I've been 10 years old...like anyone in the "game" there are alot of people who think they "know you" or know something about you...often times most things are taken out of context, I've avoided the internet all these years because of it...at this point I can say the only "truth's" out there now will be found on this site, anything found or seen which conflicts with the information on this site can be considered a "non-truth".
How did you end up in Baywatch?
My agency at the time phoned me with the idea, It was the "STANDARD PROCEDURE" for a T.V. series back then. I AUDITIONED,
went on 3 "CALL BACKS" and then "TESTED" for the network.
What was the best movie you worked in?
Thats a very difficult question to answer, each movie is an adventure of it's own. I had a great time working on " THE BEVERLY HILLBILLIES", the cast was amazing. However ,"THE OPPONENT" was a physical challenge that I thoroughly enjoyed !
Which would you consider to be the role/movie of your life?
As I've watched and admired amazing women in this industry such as "GENA ROWLANDS" who continues to inspire and move me, I don't believe that role has arrived yet.
Why did you move to Calgary?
I've been wanting to leave L.A. for years..I really wanted to moved to "Telluride" Colorado,..but it's really hard to travel to and from . I shot a movie in Calgary, Alberta,Canada, and fell in love with the mountains and rivers..it's alot like Colorado. I also met the man I'm in love with, a "key grip" in the film industry, who lives in Calgary. So here I am and the rest is history..lol..
Is it true that your origins are from Ukrania?
My father is of Ukranian descent, [ELENIAK]. He was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, but moved to the U.S.A before I was born, .... My Mom is Estonian and German, ...As for all the rumors of my being from Belgium, there is no truth in that .
How do you feel when you see yourself in E.T. after all these years?
I am amazed at the film and how it became part of movie history...I'm very proud to have had anything to do with such a incredible film.
What do you prefere to do-DRAMA-COMEDY-or ACTION ?
I love to do all kinds of roles..anything that is a challenge... I've played a mother, a cop, a stripper, a "BIBLE-BANGER", even a boxer.
I'd love to play a "VILLAINESS" gunslinger in a western or maybe a great period piece from another era.
Do you do your own stunts?
I always prefer to do my own stunts as long as the director and the stunt co-ordinator say it is ok.