WHO IS ALENA DAWN?
Alena Dawn is a multi-talented actress, model and athlete. She has been performing and competing in many areas of the arts and athletics since she was a young child. She also began working as a model at age 15. Alena earned a degree from Seattle Pacific University in Theater acting and costume design. She has many skills on both sides of the camera. While at SPU she also competed on the track team as a NCAA pole-vaulter and on the hip hop dance team. While in Seattle Alena became well known as a runway model walking in Seattle Fashion Week, LA Fashion Week, Seattle Style Week and even earned runner up in the Seattle's Next Top Model Competion. After college Alena moved to Los Angeles to pursue work as and actress, model and stunt woman.
Shortly after moving to Los Angeles she teamed up with No Mercy Video a local stunt crew. With NoMercy Alena competed in season 4 and 5 of American Ninja Warrior, played a zombie in the horror film Mansion of Blood and did stunts as a demon girl in Kill Joy 4. After competing in American Ninja Warrior Alena became very serious about training in parkour and martial arts to improve upon her stunt skills. Very quickly she began working with the World Freerunning and Parkour Federation an is now a Lady WFPF Athlete and certified trainer.
Alena has continued to progress in every aspect of her talents. As far as her acting goes has worked numerous projects and was the lead actress in Escape from OC, which was screened at the Action on Film Festival and Strike ME, which appeared in the Las Vegas Film festival. Alena has been cast as the character Kara to play in a fight scene for the upcoming feature film Way of the Urban Soul, and appeared as Ruby The Queen in Phalanx. Alena performed as a stunt double for a drowning scene playing opposite of Kate Bosworth in the feature film Amnesica. While working on her martial arts skills Alena landed a gig hosting set of instructional DVDs with Fighting Fitness.
As her reputation has grown Alena was requested to work as a stunt woman and obstacles tester for season 1 and 2 of Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge and competed again for season 9 of American Ninja Warrior. This year she has been working with ATS (Alpine Training Services) as on obstacle tester for a new show called Titan Games hosted by the Rock. With taking her fitness, stunts, parkour and ninja skills to the next level Alena decided to start competing in Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) and the growing sport of Ninja Obstacles. Alena has placed top 3 in California, Nevada and Arizona regionals and 12th in nationals for the Ultimate Ninja Athlete Association in 2016. Her first year in the sport, 2015, Alena placed 27th in the world in the Elite Obstacle Course Racing World Championships. After a year of intense training to improve, in 2016 she suffered a severe mid race ankle sprain, but did not give up and still placed 29th. Whenever there are obstacle in her path she finds a way to persevere and make the best of all circumstances. A few other injuries have held her back this year athletically but Alena recently started training and competing in freestyle calisthenics which she believes will only make her stronger for all other sports. In the off time she has put more energy into here original focus of acting.
Besides being and international athlete Alena is also a international bikini modeling competitor. A few of the competitions she has done include the International Bikini Model Search, Ujena Bikini Jam and Miss Venice Vintage. Alena has also been a Maxim Home Town Hottie, Hot 106 106 Girl, Ducati, Lamborghini, Harley Davidson, and Ruckster Calendar Girl. Other publications she been feature in include cover girl for Underground and Off Da Chain Magazines and HighSpeed Magazine. Alena is currently a model for the MilkBaby Bikini line. Alena has been a featured model in many television shows and music videos including Entourage, Shameless, House, Glee, Cougar Town, The Closer, CSI, IKustomz, Greys Anatomy with My Chemical Romance, Hollywood Undead, Rad Anthem, and NoFX.
To make use of her diversity Alena, is also co-writing multiple films with LuckyMig Productions. These projects will showcase her dramatic acting skills, athleticism and unique eye for color as an artist and editor. Alena is known and respected for her creativity and professionalism in everything she does. Alena is a very dedicated actress and puts time and study into each script and role she takes on. She always brings her strengths and lovable qualities to the table. She is often remembered for the sincerity she carries with her on and off camera. Body, mind, heart and soul, Alena is one of the most versatile actresses you will find.