As a 13-year-old actor, model and dancer, SKYLAN BROOKS (Mister) has worked in films, theatre, television
and music videos.
In 2010, Skylan appeared in Rick Famuyiwa's Our Family Wedding opposite Forest Whitaker,
America Ferrara, Regina King and Warren Sapp. Previously, Brooks captured the hearts of
audiences as "Emmanuel", a young boy suffering from Haphephobia (a morbid fear of being
touched) in the short film Duck by director Jakob Daschek, which was featured in the USA/RSA
Film's Character Project.
Additionally, Skylan has expanded his acting abilities to the theatre as Max, the lead in the
stage play from Eye Dreams Inc. entitled Love -- A Revolution of the Heart. As a dancer, Brooks
has appeared in music videos for Kid Cudi, and performed for the LA Sparks as well as in a
tribute for Michael Jackson at the LA Galaxy soccer game at the Home Depot Center.
His TV credits include iCARLY (Nickelodeon), CHILDRENS HOSPITAL (Adult Swim) and
FUNNY OR DIE PRESENTS (HBO). Commercially, he has acted in Hillshire Farms, Target,
Kool-Aid, iPod and Go-Gurt advertisements.
Skylan lives in Los Angeles with his parents and is on the honor roll at school. He enjoys
church, making friends, video games and basketball, as well as being a practical joker.