Rainbow Sun Francks is a Canadian actor, writer, and director, born on December 3, 1979, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of actor/musician Don Francks and dancer/actress Lili Francks. He began his acting career in 1999, and his breakthrough role came in 2004 when he was cast as Lt. Aiden Ford in the science fiction TV series, “Stargate Atlantis.” Francks has also written and directed short films, including “The Anniversary” (2014) and “Rasta Pasta” (2015).
Movies and TV Shows:
- Stargate Atlantis (2004-2009) – Rainbow Francks played the role of Lt. Aiden Ford in this science fiction TV series.
- Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007) – He appeared in this science fiction movie as “Earl.”
- The Listener (2009-2014) – He portrayed the character of Dev Clark in this TV series.
- The Ron James Show (2010) – Francks was a guest star on this Canadian comedy TV series.
- Haven (2013) – In one episode of this supernatural TV series, he appeared as the character “David Dalton.”
- Continuum (2012-2015) – Francks played the role of Detective James “Jim” Martin in this science fiction TV series.
- The Anniversary (2014) – He wrote and directed this short film.
- Rasta Pasta (2015) – Francks wrote and directed this short film, which won the Best Short Film award at the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival in 2015.
- The Expanse (2015-present) – He portrayed the character of “Captain” R. Babbage in this science fiction TV series.
- What is Rainbow Francks’ most famous role? Rainbow Francks is best known as Lt. Aiden Ford in the science fiction TV series “Stargate Atlantis.”
- Has Rainbow Francks directed any films? Yes, Rainbow Francks has directed two short films, “The Anniversary” (2014) and “Rasta Pasta” (2015).
- Who are Rainbow Francks’ parents? Rainbow Francks’ father is actor/musician Don Francks, and his mother is dancer/actress Lili Francks.
- What awards has Rainbow Francks won? Rainbow Francks’ “Rasta Pasta” won the Best Short Film award at the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival in 2015.
- What other TV shows has Rainbow Francks appeared in? Aside from “Stargate Atlantis,” Francks has appeared in several other TV shows, including “The Listener,” “Continuum,” and “The Expanse.”