Character Bio: Erica Reed
When Erica was in her early twenties, her father, a skilled bounty hunter, captured a notorious criminal. From prison the con ordered a hit on Erica’s father. Five thugs beat him to death. Enraged, Erica tracked and killed each of the thugs one by one. When working with the Breakout Kings her disposition is professional and calculating, sometimes mistaken for iciness. Beneath her stoic demeanor, Erica has a volatile temper she constantly fights to keep in check, but it can, and sometimes does, violently erupt. If she slips, her gig as a Breakout King will be cut short. So Erica keeps her sights fixed on her goal: earning an early release to be a mother to her six-year-old daughter.
Actor Bio: Serinda Swan
Serinda Swan was born in Vancouver, Canada to a family of artists, including her mother, an actress, and her father, a theatre director with a well-established acting school. Throughout her education, Swan naturally gravitated to the arts. She also competed in many sports and eventually took her focus in athletics to gymnastics where many years of hard work led to her to a competitive level. Her gymnastics background has led to numerous action films and the trade of performing her own stunts. Before the jump into film and television, Swan developed her career in entertainment with a successful modeling career and appearances in numerous commercials.
Swan soon moved into the television world with roles in popular shows like “Hawaii Five-O,” “Supernatural,” “Psych” and “Reaper.” Feature films soon followed as she booked roles in Beyond Loch Ness, Neil and Nikki and The Breakup Artist.
Swan has become one of the hottest new stars to watch, with a recurring role in the CW hit show “Smallville” as iconic comic character “Zatana,” and a supporting role in the big budget blockbuster Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief, directed by Chris Columbus.
On the feature side, Swan had a supporting role opposite Beau Garrett, Olivia Wilde and Jeff Bridges in the highly anticipated remake of the cult favorite Tron for Disney, Tron Legacy.
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