2020 Celebrities – More to Come!

Al Paris Formerly with Kool & The Gang
Al Paris
Formerly with Kool & The Gang

Formerly with Kool & The Gang

Ben Reed Actor
Ben Reed

Ben Reed is an American actor known for his many television and film roles. He recently portrayed Wayne Kyle in the Oscar nominated film “AMERICAN SNIPER”. And will be starring as Rees Thompson in the new film, soon to be released “THE MEANEST MAN IN TEXAS”.

Bruce Thomas Actor
Bruce Thomas

Actor known for roles in films Army of Darkness, and Legally Blonde and Legally Blonde II, where he played the UPS guy. He also portrayed Batman in a series of commercials for General Motors’ OnStar service.

Chris Barron Spin Doctors
Chris Barron
Spin Doctors

Chris Barron is an American singer and songwriter, best know as the lead singer of Spin Doctors. Barron’s voice came back in early 2000, at which point he began performing with his band and the Give Dadde Five. Barron undertook what he calls “a journeyman songwriting experience” composing tunes with Blues Traveler’s John Popper and with former BMI executive Jeff Cohen.  A solo album called Shag was released in 2001 featuring diverse influences including rock, jazz, country and funk.

Chris Jacobs Actor/Host
Chris Jacobs

Television host of Overhaulin’ and Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auctions, Jacobs formerly hosted The Insider and also worked as a correspondent for Entertainment Tonight. He also works for the NFL Network, and recently hosted the interactive portion of Chopper Live and Gold Rush Live both on Discovery Channel.

Christian Kane Actor
Christian Kane

On TNT’s hit series The Librarians, Kane plays Jake Stone, Oklahoma oil worker with a penchant for art history and an IQ that could give Scorpion’s Walter O’Brien a run for his money. Kane played Eliot Spencer, retrieval specialists/resident badass for five seasons on TNT’s series Leverage. Well known for the role of Lindsey McDonald in Joss Whedon’s Angel, Kane’s TV resume includes a leading role in the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced, CBS televisions series Close To Home and in the TNT miniseries Into The West.

David Cook American Idol Winner
David Cook
American Idol Winner

Singer songwriter who won the 7th season of American Idol in 2008.

David Leisure Actor
David Leisure

Best known for his portrayal of the lying, smarmy car salesman “JOE ISUZU”, Leisure became one of the most recognizable characters on American television. David followed his commercial success with a seven year run on NBC’s Empty Nest, playing the obnoxious, mooching neighbor, Charlie Dietz. Leisure has guest starred on numerous television series such as General Hospital, Diagnosis Murder, Touched By An Angel and For Your Love. He has had roles in the movies Airplane, Ten Things I Hate About You and The Brady Bunch Movie.

Jay DeMarcus

Jay DeMarcus is an American bassist, vocalist, pianist, record producer and songwriter and a member of the country pop group Rascal Flatts.

Jeffrey Nordling Actor
Jeffrey Nordling

Nordling’s film and television work has spanned his entire career and include HBO’s multiple Emmy and Golden Globe and SAG Award winning BIG LITTLE LIES, Showtime’s I’M DYING UP HERE, NASHVILLE, the feature films SULLY, TRON, SURFER, DUDE as well as HOME OF THE BRAVE, FLICKA, FLIGHT 93 for A&E, ARROW, DIRT, Season Seven on “24”, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, BODY OF PROOF, KILLER WOMEN and RAKE. Other work includes HBO’s AND THE BAND PLAYED ON and CITIZEN COHN, as well as PROVIDENCE, APOLLO 11, QUIZ SHOW, RUBY, WORKING GIRL, HOLY MATRIMONY, MIGHTY DUCKS 3, and many others. His work on the New York stage includes Shakespeare in the Park, The Public Theatre and CSC.

Jillian Cardarelli Country Music Singer
Jillian Cardarelli
Country Music Singer

Jillian Cardarelli is a singer/songwriter who is forging her own path in country music with her stunning vocals, captivating songwriting and girl next door quality. Rolling Stone ranked Jillian at the top of their list of 10 New Country Artists You Need to Know and Nashville Lifestyles Magazine highlighted Jillian in their annual Music in the City issue as one of the Top New Artists to Watch in 2018. Jillian’s debut single, “Rerun,” that was written by Grammy Award-winning artist Maren Morris, Tina Parol and Jordan Reynolds.The music video of “Rerun” was showcased as part of CMT’s Artist Discovery initiative, spending two weeks at #1 and several weeks in the Top 10 videos on CMT due to fan voting.Her second single, “Souvenirs,” aired on Radio Disney Country while the music video spent eight weeks in the Top 10 videos online on CMT.

John Pyper-Ferguson Actor
John Pyper-Ferguson

Recently appearing as the combustible Shockley on ABC’s Agents of Shield, John Pyper-Ferguson was the Gitmo Guy AKA Tex Nolan on the first three seasons of TNT’s The Last Ship, Jack Soloff on USA’s drama SUITS and in USA’s hit show Queen of The South. Other notable performances include, Brothers and Sisters, Burn Notice and Alphas. Highlights of over forty films include a bassist on meds in the Punk Rock mocumentary Hard Core Logo, as a preppie dad in She’s the Man, Wild Joe in WOLVES, and a reluctant deputy in Clint Eastwood’s Academy Award winner for Best Picture Unforgiven.

Johnathan Fernandez Actor & Comedian
Johnathan Fernandez
Actor & Comedian

Actor/comedian can currently be seen on the FOX network’s LETHAL WEAPON

Kelley Lovelace Songwriter
Kelley Lovelace

Kelley Lovelace was born in Paducah, Kentucky but was primarily raised in Hixson, Tennessee on the outskirts of Chattanooga. He currently lives in Franklin, Tennessee just a few miles south of Nashville. Upon completion of basic training in the United States ARMY, Kelley received the coveted Distinguished Honor Graduate Award recognizing him as the top soldier in the company. He continued to excel in the military and obtained the rank of specialist (E-4) before receiving an honorable discharge for faithfully completing his two-year term of service at Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia. As a cum laude graduate of Belmont University, Kelley began working and writing at Larry Butler’s music publishing company, Perdido Key Music. In just three years he became President of this publishing company, owned by Shug Baggott, and dubbed it Music Alley before choosing to write songs full time and landing a song writing deal with EMI Music Publishing. As a writer, he has had many songs recorded by artists such as Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenney Chesney, Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Randy Houser, Hunter Hayes, Joe Nichols, Lauren Alaina, Scotty McCreary, Terri Clark, Montgomery Gentry, and many others. Among these recordings are 23 Top 10 Billboard / R&R / Mediabase hits: 16 of which have reached the #1 position.

Kevin Rahm Actor
Kevin Rahm

An American actor best known for his television roles as Kyle McCarty on Judging Amy, Lee McDermott on Desperate Housewives, and Ted Chaough on Mad Men.

Mark McGrath Sugar Ray
Mark McGrath
Sugar Ray

As lead singer/songwriter for Sugar Ray, McGrath can lay claim to a stunning string of top 10 hits, multiple multi-platinum albums (including the RIAA 3x platinum certified “14:59”), and countless sold out tours. Where that would be enough for most artists, McGrath has also proven an effervescent and ever-present pop culture personality, with a host of TV, film, and other extracurricular endeavors.

Mark Moses Actor
Mark Moses

Mark Moses is proud to be a part of the 7th Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. His work as an actor includes Mad Men, Desperate Housewives, Manhattan, The Killing, Homeland and The Last Ship, as well as films like Platoon, Letters from Iwo Jima, Deep Impact and Cesar Chavez. Recent projects include Incorporated on Syfy, and Mr. Robot, and Man Seeking Woman. He has won 3 Screen Actor Guild Awards.

Mike Mills R.E.M., Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Mike Mills
R.E.M., Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Musician and composer who was a founding member of the alternative rock group R.E.M. and was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2007. Known primarily as a bass guitarist, backing vocalist and pianist, his musical repertoire includes also keyboards, guitar and percussion instruments.

Patrick Fabian Actor
Patrick Fabian

Best known for playing Howard Hamlin on BETTER CALL SAUL as well as recurring roles on JOAN OF ARCADIA, VERONICA MARS and BIG LOVE.

Scott Erickson Former MLB
Scott Erickson
Former MLB

A former Major League Baseball pitcher. He’s the 1st pitcher since 1954 to win 20 games in his first year in the Majors. He’s known as the ultimate groundball pitcher, leading the league five times in most double plays in a season. Scott is currently a Real Estate Developer at Diamante Golf Club in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. He was also the President of MLM, majorleaguemechanics.com, a pitching mechanics tutorial with professional instruction.

Spencer Garrett Actor
Spencer Garrett

Veteran actor from a number of television series including the upcoming FOR ALL MANKIND.

Sterling Sharpe Former NFL All-Pro
Sterling Sharpe
Former NFL All-Pro

Former NFL wide receiver and an analyst for the NFL Network. He attended the University of South Carolina and was a first round draft pick by the Green Bay Packers in 1988 where he played from 1988 to 1994. He was named an All-Pro five times. Unfortunately his career was cut short due to a neck injury in 1994.

Steve Cropper Booker T & the MG’S / Blues Brothers
Steve Cropper
Booker T & the MG’S / Blues Brothers

Member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Songwriters Hall of Fame and Guitar Players Hall of Fame. Lead guitar player for BOOKER T & The MGs as well as the BLUES BROTHERS. One of the many hit songs he wrote is “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay”.

Steve Mandile

Steve is the lead guitar player for SIXWIRE and an accomplished songwriter and producer.

Tim Nichols Songwriter
Tim Nichols

With nearly two dozen smash hits, multiple BMI songwriting awards, a Grammy for Best Country Songfor Tim McGraw’s “Live Like You Were Dying”, as well as Song of the Year honors from the Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music, Nichols has earned his place among Nashville’s most elite and respected tunesmiths. Nichols’ songs have helped launch the careers of Jo Dee Messina as well as newcomer Dustin Lynch. Other artists to record Nichols’ tunes include Blake Shelton, Alan Jackson, Reba McEntire, Rascal Flatts, Faith Hill and Kenny Chesney.

Wally Palmar Lead singer THE ROMANTIC
Wally Palmar
Lead singer THE ROMANTIC

A rock musician, recording artist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Palmer is best known as a founding member and frequent lead singer of the American new wave band The Romantics. Palmar and several high school friends formed The Romantics in 1977 scoring their first record deal in 1979. Their self-titled debut album contained the band’s first chart hit. “What I Like About You,” which Palmar co-wrote, peaked at #49 on Billboard’s Hot 100. The band’s 1983 album, In Heat contained the band’s biggest hit, the million-selling “Talking in Your Sleep”. It spent several weeks at #3 in Billboard and featured Palmar on lead vocals. In 2014, Palmar was a founding member of The Empty Hearts.