Jennifer Bassey Bio (Actress)
Emmy Nominated Jennifer Bassey became a contract player on ABC TV’s All My Children (1970) in the summer of 1998, after having portrayed borderline nymphomaniac "Marian Colby", since the early eighties. Her first job in entertainment was as a singing Playboy bunny in the very first Playboy Club. She left her bunny ears behind and was accepted into the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Three years later, she graduated with honors, finishing just below future Academy Award winner, Sir Anthony Hopkins. Eager to drop the “glamour” and prove she had the acting chops to play a transformational role she sought out a film that would call her to action. ‘Timeless’ arrived and so did Jennifer Bassey. Her performance is Oscar worthy.
Melanie Marden Bio (Executive Producer, Producer, Actress):
With high expectations of herself, a behaviour learned from her Mom, Marden honed her acting craft in Canada with great success, while running a day spa called The MM Spa. She sold her business to make the move to LA to further her acting career and open her new company High Maintenance Mobile Spa. Within a year of arriving, Melanie received a call that would change her life forever. – her Mom was dying and given only 2 weeks to live. After her death, knowing what had happened, applying all aspects of her life, business, acting and her love for her Mom; Melanie made a film to honor her. Allowing Sheila to live on forever.
Jason DeParis Bio (Director, Writer, Producer):
Jason DeParis is an award winning director/producer/writer. Several of his projects are currently on the History, Discovery and Sci-Fi Channels. DeParis has done post- production on films such as Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows (part 1) and The Green Hornet. His awards range from "Best Short", "The Millenium Award" and "The Audience choice award". He also recently received recognition for his cinematic Achievement at the Hollywood Fame Awards.
Justin Bowman Bio (Writer, Producer):
Justin Bowman has been writing for the past several years in the industry. He obtained his degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the field of Kinesiology with the intention of entering medical school. Upon obtaining his degree, Justin, along with a team of doctors and researchers started a research company called Quiet-mind Research Group Inc (www.quietmindresearch.com). With Bowman’s background in Kinesiology and vast knowledge in health and wellness research, he was the perfect fit to Co-Write this high concept passion project. Justin co- wrote Timeless and was later brought on for his efforts as a producer.
In 2008 Sheila Marden, was suffering from malignant brain cancer but was misdiagnosed and put in a psychiatric ward. Timeless is a dark, avante garde journey of Sheila's final days and the story of a mother's love. Based on a true story.
This film was created in honor of Sheila Marden, a misdiagnosed brain cancer victim. It is an artistic version of what happened to her from the time in which she was misdiagnosed to the painful events that later unraveled. The script was based on and inspired by many of the letters from Sheila Marden to her Daughter Melanie.
Melanie (Sheila’s daughter) is naturally very passionate about this story being told. She had the unfortunate experience of seeing her mother suffer right before her eyes. Sheila broke all the rules; lasting longer than any of the doctors predicted upon finally being diagnosed with brain cancer. The film serves to showcase misdiagnosis as it is a common problem in medicine today.
Jennifer Bassey - Sheila Marden
Melanie Marden - herself
Robert O’Gorman - Dr. Burnett
Charlene St. Charles - Debra
Jonathan Clay Harris
full cast and crew link http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1974412/fullcredits#cast