Hollywood, CA, March 20, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Krista Grotte is the perfect combination of brains and beauty. She is an award winning actress, internationally published fitness model, as well as a pioneer with PTI (Planning Technology Inc) in technical advances in state of the art applications that integrate the aviation industry with the transportation networking company industry. Eye on Entertainment host Dawna Lee Heising interviewed Krista for a segment of the television show, which was filmed and edited by John Cox.
Krista starred in her first short film "Filthy" in 2001, which went on to win 23 awards around the nation. After the successful release of "Filthy", Krista was approached for promotional modeling opportunities and soon found herself gracing the pages of Robert Kennedy's American Curves Magazine, Rob Sims' Fit Models International Magazine, Born to Ride Magazine and at the Playboy mansion with Hugh Hefner and Teasem Bikini. She studied Acting under Corrine Broskett at the Venue Theatre and attended St. Petersburg College. To watch the show, please visit: https://youtu.be/a1s_ntEdS40
Krista’s roles in horror films include The Godfather of Gore Herschell Gordon Lewis’ film "The Uh-Oh Show", "Death On Demand", "Filthy", “Lazarus: Apocalypse” and "Emerging Past". Her lead role in Thomas J. Churchill's "Emerging Past" sold out three theatres at the New York City International Film Festival, earning the honor of Best Horror Feature. EP also earned her a Best Actress Award through the Full Moon Horror Festival in Nashville, TN. The award of the wolf ironically matched the symbol of the wolf she previously drew herself and had tattooed on her arm, visible in Emerging Past. Krista also earned Best Actress at the prestigious Florida Motion Picture and Television Association's Crystal Reel Awards for a local short she developed and produced with Rick Danford.
Krista most recently played a terrorist in the action/adventure drama “Check Point” from Thomas J. Churchill. Churchill, a writer, producer, director, actor and radio host, is the founder and CEO of Church Hill Productions, and most recently lent his talents to writing, producing and directing “Check Point”. “Check Point” stars William Forsythe, Kane Hodder, Kenny Johnson, Bill Goldberg, Mel Novak, Fred Williamson and Krista Grotte, and will be released to theaters in May 2016.
Krista is known in the motorcycle community for her role as television correspondent for Born To Ride TV. Born To Ride (borntoride.com) was created in 1995 by Ron and Debbie Galletti of Brandon, Florida. Born To Ride combines four successful media elements: television, magazine, website and event promotions. Krista, Thomas J. Churchill and Ron Galletti have teamed up to produce a new action/suspense/thriller called “Nation’s Fire”, which takes place in the motorcycle community. Krista will star in “Nation’s Fire”, which is currently in pre-production. Krista will also star in Churchill’s upcoming horror film “Marilyn: Zombie Hunter”.
About Eye on Entertainment
"Eye on Entertainment," a division of Eye on Excellence™ Productions, is broadcast on Time Warner Cable across the nation. Eye on Entertainment features interviews with filmmakers, actors and industry professionals. Dawna Lee Heising, EOE executive producer and host, is a member of SAG-AFTRA, has a B.S. and MBA from Pepperdine University and served as Miss Los Angeles Chinatown and Ms. World 2008. Heising won a 2013 EOTM Award for Outstanding Television Talk Show Host, and won Best Actress at the 2014 Mockfest Film Festival for “After School Massacre” from Frolic Pictures. The EOE team includes John Cox, Linda Maxwell, Renah Wolzinger, Jerry Moore and Mark Schrimmer. Please visit: www.eyeonentertainment.tv