He had a brief role as the ascended being, Orlin, in the Stargate SG-1 episode "Ascension".
He appeared on the TV show The Dead Zone in the role of Vice-President, Greg Stillson, until its cancellation.
The sequel is an original story and not based on my life – I don’t think I would have excelled as an underground fighter.” Lucas, founder and owner of Lucas Oil Products, teamed with actor-producer Afshar in 2015 to launch the production company ESX Entertainment.
The slate includes action-drama “Ride,” starring actor and rapper Chris “Ludacris” Bridges; the drama “Dirt” starring Kevin Dillon and De Ron Horton; and “The Dog Lover,” a drama starring Lea Thompson, James Remar, Allison Paige, and Jayson Blair.
Set in South Africa during the 1980s and 1990s, its multi-layered narrative is framed by a series of interviews.
In one corner is the formidable novelist Clare Wald; in the other her biographer, Sam Leroux.
But his response reveals something about Absolution too.
Although far from unfilmable (it has hints of a thriller and a devastating plot twist), the novel is nevertheless challenging and self-consciously literary.
Festival Director Julie Baker joins us for this week's Sound Advice to talk about the 2017 lineup, which includes Michael Franti & Spearhead. He starred in Devil's Carnival, a short film which was screened on tour beginning in April, 2012.In 2016, he released his first novel, Jane Two, a coming-of-age story drawing inspiration from his own childhood and early experiences. His ancestry includes Irish, Cajun (French), and English.Producers Forrest Lucas and Ali Afshar are launching the underground fighting drama “American Fighter” with Tommy Flanagan, Bryan Craig, Sean Patrick Flanery, Parviz Sayyad, and George Kosturos attached to star.The ESX Entertainment movie is a sequel to “American Wrestler: The Wizard”, which starred John Voight, William Fichtner, Lia Marie Johnson, Afshar, and Kosturos.