Rainbow Sun Francks
|Rainbow Sun Francks|
Francks at Pegasus One in London, 2006
December 3, 1979|
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Other names||Rainbow Francks|
|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 Francks, 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|
- "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.