(La Jolla, CA & Honolulu, HI) November 29, 2006 — Jet Set, the topagency of record for surf models and acting talent, is pleased toannounce that Sonya Balmores will continue in her starring role as”Kai” in the third season of “Beyond the Break” on The N, thenighttime network for teens created by MTV Networks.
“Beyond the Break” is a dramatic teen series shot entirely on locationin Oahu, Hawaii. The show drops in on the world of four passionategirls who pursue their dreams of becoming professional surfers. Inorder to remain afloat, each of them must overcome issues to capturesurf stardom from WaveSync, a struggling surf company eager toreinvigorate itself.
Sonya comments, “I was stoked to hear that we were picked up for 14more episodes. It is such a gift to shoot in Hawaii, especially in thewinter when the waves will be great!” She continues, “The storylinesin the third season are even juicier and I can’t wait to see where ourcharacters end up.”
A radiant and exotic surfing beauty, Sonya is a Kauai native and hasbeen a model and actress for Jet Set since she was fifteen. Sonya hasgraced the covers of FOAM, Outside and Women’s Health magazines. Sheis the former Miss Teen Hawaii 2004 and was the first runner up inDonald Trump’s Miss Teen USA.
As the second season of “Beyond the Break” will be airing while theyare shooting the third, 2007 is set to be an exciting year for Sonyaand her castmates.
For “Beyond the Break” television schedules in your area, or to watchepisodes online, go to www.the-n.com and be sure to vote for Sonya as the best surfer.
For more information please contact Jessica Robin Trent,firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT JET SET
Realizing the lines between sports, entertainment and businesscontinue to blur, Jet Set Models and Jet Set Agency providerepresentation to some of the most dynamic personalities in the actionsports industry today. Jet Set’s roster of clients includesprofessional surfers, skateboarders, triathletes and watermen. Withthe support of the agency’s various divisions, Jet Set Agency seeks tosecure motion picture, television, endorsement and sponsorshipopportunities for clients wanting to expand and diversify theircareers.
ABOUT THE N
The N, the nighttime network for teens, is a programming arm of MTVNetworks and is currently available in 52 million households viacable, digital cable and satellite television. The N’s mission is tobe the authentic voice for teens and help them figure out their liveswith relevant, topical programming on-air and online at the network’sweb site www.the-n.com. The N airs everyday from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00a.m. (ET). The N and all related titles, characters and logos aretrademarks of Viacom International Inc.