Adam Kreutz Gallardo – Author, comic writer
Adam is best known for his work writing comics, especially pertaining to the world of Star Wars. He lives in Oregon with his wife and sons. He’s the writer of Star Wars: Infinities – Return of the Jedi.
Gallardo is also the creator of 100 Girls and Gear school Volumes 1 and 2. He crafted his writing skills at the Stonecoast MFA program in Maine, Adam’s debut novel Zomburbia was published in August of 2014 by Kensington Publishing company. Its sequel, Zombified, are both as you would expect Zombie saturated based stories.
Mixed martial artist, Writer and Creator of Zombie Cage Fighter
Nate Quarry is a retired mixed martial arts fighter who is most notable for his appearance in The Ultimate Fighter, a reality show from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and his co-hosting the show MMA Uncensored Live on Spike TV.
He is a nine year veteran of the pinnacle of combat sports: Mixed Martial Arts. As a fighter he holds a 7-2 UFC record (18-4 Overall), and has been awarded many honors. This is an amazing achievement considering Nate didn’t even start participating in organized sports until he was 24 years old. After he left the octagon Nate Created Zombie Cage Fighter while writing a biography of his life. To say the least, he broke away from the status quo format and created, what he describes as an autobiographical horror: taking from his real life experiences and events while throwing in a zombie twist.
On April 19, 2015 Quarry came out for retirement for a one night’ special exhibition bout for a great cause. “Rumble at the Roseland” Nate “The Rock” Quarry competed against a 19-year old Jacob Beckman whose life long dream was to be in the octagon for a MMA match. Beckmann inflected with Down’s syndrome and has been training in martial arts for a number of years. With the help of Quarry Jacob’s dream became a reality for one special night.
In a remarkable turn of events Quarry was submitted via a leg lock during the second round to a standing ovation. Beckmann was crowned world heavyweight champion’ and adorned with a replica UFC title belt.
It is easy to say Nate “the Rock” Quarry isn’t just an athlete turned writer, but a person with character, heart, and civic virtue. He gave Jacob, his family and friends the chance to live out his MMA dream in one unforgettable night that will not be ever forgotten.
Actress, Director, Producer, writer, Stunt person
Her most notable works include being the writer, director and a lead actor in both 2013 releases Legend of the Red Reaper and Scarlet Samurai: Incarnation. Tara’s IMDB credits include Alien Rising, Apocalypse Z, Wrath of the Crows, Blood Struck, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, its Supernatural, CW’s hit show Jane the Virgin, and the upcoming Horror Agoraphobia Staring Candy Man himself Tony Todd. (Sushi Girl, Final destination films)
Cardinal is the daughter of a psychic and a musician. She grew up on a small farm in Indiana. Tara moved out on her own at age 16 and worked three jobs in order to initially support herself. She was discovered in a shopping mall and acted in her first movie in 2006. Tara frequently appears in horror and fantasy films and like to perform her own stunts. Moreover, Cardinal has not only acted on stage, but also has modeled for varies comic books characters, performed at Renaissance Festivals, and even done live shows as a professional wrestler. a dedicated humanitarian and staunch advocate for children’s rights, Tara co-founded the nonprofit peer counselling organization C.L.U.B. (Children Living Under Blindness) at the tender age of 12. She has toured middle schools in both America and Canada a educating children on their rights and resources since the age of 15. Cardinal has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. In addition, Tara writes poetry as well as a writer for the websites theindependentCritic.com and NerdRemix.com She lives in Los Angeles, California