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Vernon Wells (Herb)
*Best known to international audiences for his role of Wez in the 1981 science fiction action film Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior and Bennett in the military action film Commando.
*Continued to find regular work, predominantly as a "villain" of one description or another in thrillers or action films.
*The talented Wells then landed a recurring role as futuristic criminal "Ransik" in the highly popular "Power Rangers" TV series, and subsequent series of films.
*40 years of experience playing diverse roles.
Behind the Camera
Zan Gillies, writer/producer
*One of the twelve screenwriters selected for membership in The Writers Store's Industry Insider contest in 2011
*Semi-finalist for the Academy Nicholl Fellowship in 2016
*Has written, directed and produced dozens of short films and music videos
*Cinematographer for three feature-length films
*DC-area cinematographer with 18 years' experience
*Work spans genre fiction in addition to government, political, education, and commercial clients
*Founder of an Italian production company specializing in surreal shorts
*American Society of Cinematographers' Heritage Award Nominee, 2014 and 2016
*Writer-director of multiple award-winning independent short films
*Working director in DC area, developed dozens of films for education, government and military clients
*Cinematographer for many other national clients including Budweiser, Lyft, Netflix, and MTV
*Author of Sasquatch: The Musical, premiered Off-Broadway in 2013
*Former production staff at NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien
*Years of indie film experience at New York's Forensic Films, Inc.
*Producer/Production Consultant on several features and award-winning documentaries
*Creator and showrunner for LEGO's YouTube show, Rebrickulous