Rainbow Sun Francks
Rainbow Sun Francks
Francks at Pegasus One in London, 2006
|Born|| (1979-12-03) December 3, 1979
|Other names||Rainbow Francks|
Lili Red Eagle
|Family||Cree Summer (sister)|
Early life and family
Francks was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of actor and musician Don Francks and dancer Lili Red Eagle, a Native American from North Richmond, California. They are both adopted members of the Plains Cree First Nation. He is also the younger brother of Cree Summer.
Francks was an on-air personality at MuchMusic, a Canadian music video and variety television channel. He starred in Stargate Atlantis Season 1 as US Marine Lieutenant Aiden Ford. His role was reduced to that of a recurring character for Season 2, and was written out entirely for Season 3 and 4 (he made a brief cameo in a dream sequence in season 5). He played the role of Dev Clark on The Listener. He produces a hip hop group known as The Oddities. Francks is also involved with a video game website, Console Creatures.
|Year||Film/TV show||Role||Other notes|
|1995||Black Fox: The Price of Peace||Frank Johnson|
|Black Fox: Good Men and Bad||Frank Johnson|
|1997||The Planet of Junior Brown||Buddy Clark|
|1999||One Heart Broken Into Song||Hank Johnson|
|2000||Love Come Down||Julian|
|Love Song||Calvin Dumas|
|2001||Twice in a Lifetime||Jimmy|
|2004||Preview to Atlantis||Himself/Aiden Ford|
|From Stargate to Atlantis: Sci-Fi Lowdown||Himself/Aiden Ford|
|Stargate Atlantis||Lieutenant Aiden Ford|
|2006||This Space for Rent||Barnaby Sharpe|
|2007||Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem||Earl|
|2011||The Listener||Dev Clark|
|2011||Falling Skies||Click||2 episodes|
|2014||Murdoch Mysteries||Sam Carr||1 episode|
|Murdoch Mysteries||Stanley Garrity||1 episode|
|2019||The Umbrella Academy||Detective Chuck Beaman||Recurring|
- "Rainbow Sun Francks Bio on Official Stargate Site at MGM". Retrieved 23 January 2013.
- "Interview with Rainbow Sun Francks at InsideToronto.com". Retrieved 23 January 2013.
- "Aiden Ford at Gateworld.net". Retrieved 23 January 2013.
- "Interview with Rainbow Sun Francks re: reduced role on Stargate Atlantis as Aiden Ford". Archived from the original on 1 May 2009. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
- "The Listener on CTV". Retrieved 23 January 2013.
- "The Oddities Myspace Page". Retrieved 23 January 2013.