Shari Rigby is a former model who represented numerous companies such as Mercedes Benz, Humira, American West Airlines, Suzuki, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Cox Cable. She began her acting career as a lead in the Dove Award-winning music video, “Slow Fade,” by Casting Crowns. Her feature films include Not Today, October Baby, and leading roles in Boonville Redemption, Wildflower, The Journalist, and now EXTRAORDINARY. Shari co-wrote her autobiography, Beautifully Flawed, with Claire Yorita Lee in 2015, and the tandem has completed a screenplay based on the book.
Leland Klassen is a veteran stand-up comedian, with more than 20 years of experience. Although he still loves getting on stage and making people laugh, he also has a passion to tell stories as an actor. He started his acting career in 1999 with a small role in a sitcom pilot. Since then, he has also had roles in television acting and hosting. The years of stand-up comedy life on the road and the years of trying to find the balance between pursuing his passion and raising a family gave Leland great insight into playing the legendary ultra-marathon runner David Horton in EXTRAORDINARY.
Best known as Miss Clara in the box-office smash War Room, Karen Abercrombie is an award-winning actress, Parents’ Choice Award winning storyteller, singer-songwriter, and motivational speaker. She recently received the Movieguide Grace Award for her performance in War Room. She also appears in God’s Compass, an earlier Liberty film school production. Her most recent television roles include The Inspectors and Turn. Karen has a few projects in the works, including the lead role in the animated TV series, Nana Kay and The Bible Quilt, and a new TV show called Good News. Karen’s new production company, Tapestry Entertainment, creates and produces uplifting entertainment for the big screen and for the stage. She has three film projects an a New York stage production in development.
Kirk Cameron is a television and film actor and producer, noted recently for his work in the family films Saving Christmas and Mercy Rule, the documentaries Revive Us, Unstoppable, and Monumental, and the inspirational film Fireproof. He is also known for his memorable roles on ABC’s Growing Pains, the Left Behind movies and co-host of The Way of the Master television series. Kirk spends much of his time producing new television and film projects and speaking to people around the country, teaching them how to share their faith and live out a Gospel-centered marriage and family. Kirk and his wife, Chelsea, are the founders of Camp Firefly, a camp for seriously ill children and their families. Together, they live in California with their six children.