KIP BROWN as "KJ"

It was at school that Kip took an interest in acting. Needing a fine art credit to obtain his degree in aviation he decided to take an acting class. Getting on stage and performing monologues was something new and exciting. Kip realized that acting was more than "verbal regurgitation"; it took real talent as well as technique. He began to take more acting classes as well as voice training, movement, and stage combat.

Kip Brown was born in Philadelphia, PA on January 9th 1970. He moved to Thousand Oaks, California with his family at age 7. It was there that Kip met a man that would have a distinct impact on his life. Mike Kennedy was a retired pilot that lived in Kip's neighborhood. Kennedy told Kip all about his adventures and exciting times in aviation. This planted the seed for Kip's love of flying. Kip began taking flying lessons at age 24 and after struggling to pay for flight school tuition, he decided to enlist in the U.S. navy. The plan was to serve a four year enlistment and then use the Montgomery G.I. bill to pay for flight school. "No more tuition worries".

Kip was honorably discharged from the navy in January of 2002 and moved to Long Beach California to continue with school. It was at school that Kip took an interest in acting. Needing a fine art credit to obtain his degree in aviation he decided to take an acting class. Getting on stage and performing monologues was somthing new and exciting. Kip realized that acting was more than "verbal regurgitation"; it took real talent as well as technique. He began to take more acting classes as well as voice training, movement, and stage combat.

After landing the leads in two small theatre productions and doing student and independent films, he was cast as KJ in Rolling. He is currently an internet radio show host on KLAS 89.7.com "In the Can" which airs every Saturday at 3:00pm PST. (www.inthecanwithkip.com) The show gives indeed filmmakers a chance to market and plug their projects. Plans are in the works to take the show to Time Warner Cable, so stay tuned for that!

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