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DAY 220: XENA - WARRIOR PRINCESS!

Real Name: LUCY LAWLESS

Occupation: Warrior for Good, former Warlord & Destroyer of Nations

Setting: Mythological Fantasy Version of Ancient Greece

Allies: Gabrielle, Hercules

Signature Weapon: Chakram

Special Powers: Xena is a remarkable tactician, highly trained in hand to hand combat & weapons, acrobatics, pressure points, has extensive knowledge of first aid & herbal remedies, and uses rudimentary magic!

Quote: “I have many skills.”

BRETT WILLIS

Growing up in the 80’s on a diet of glamorous Angel detectives and buff mutant heroes, Australian cartoonist & caricaturist BRETT WILLIS developed an insatiable taste for popular culture and the cult of celebrity. Inspired to draw by the fantastic comic book superhero artwork of John Byrne & George Perez, Brett developed his own “bright, bold and sexy cartoon style” and has produced an extensive variety of cartoon work for TV show merchandise, magazine illustration, children’s books, original newspaper comic strips, shown successful solo exhibitions, and has a devoted fan following online at his facebook celebrity caricature page TOONARAMA.

http://www.brettwilliscartoons.com/

DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES

Born: Sandringham, England  UK

Royal Family: HRH Prince William and HRH Prince Harry (sons)

Height: 178cm

Charities: International Campaign to Ban Landmines

                English National Ballet

                Centrepoint Homeless Charity

                Leprosy Mission

                National AIDS Trust

Hot Headlines: Tragically on the 31st of August 1997, Diana was fatally injured in a car crash while being chased by paparazzi in the Pont de l'Alma road tunnel in Paris, which also caused the death of her companion Dodi Fayed. Millions of people around the world watched the televised funeral of Diana, with Elton John’s tribute performance of CANDLE IN THE WIND becoming a famous tribute to her.

JARRYD HAYNE

Occupation: Professional American Footballer

NFL Team: San Francisco 49ers

Past NRL: Parramatta EELS

                  NSW BLUES (State of Origin)

                  Australian KANGAROOS

Born: Palmerston North, New Zealand

Height: 188cm

Awards: 2009, 2014 Dally M Player of the Year

Hot Headlines: Seeking a challenge, and to see if he could, Australian Rugby League superstar Jarryd Hayne successfully switched sports and with a dynamic pre-season playing American Football for the San Francisco 49ers has quickly become one of the NFL’s most exciting open field runners and most watched future greats!

HYMEL HUNT

NRL Team: Melbourne STORM

Previous Club: Gold Coast TITANS

Born: Auckland, New Zealand

Height: 191cm

Position: Centre, Wing

Representative: 2012, 2013 Queensland U20’s

                           2013 Junior KANGAROOS

Hot Headlines: Hunt sensationally scored a try on his debut for the Melbourne STORM in Round 14 of the 2015 NRL season against the Parramatta EELS!

BILLY BRITTAIN

NRL Team: Melbourne STORM

Position: Hooker

Born: Brisbane, QLD Australia

Height: 177cm

Rep Honours: 2013 Queensland Junior Emerging Origin Squad

Hot Headlines: After an impressive pre-season training stint with the Club and 2 successful years in the Melbourne U20’s system, former Thunderbolt Billy Brittain joined the Melbourne STORM full time first-grade squad for the 2015 season!

DEAN BRITT

NRL Team: Melbourne STORM

Position: Second Row

Born: Camden, NSW  Australia

Height: 193cm

Rep Honours: 2011 Under 18 NSW Country                                                           2012 Under 18 NSW Origin                                                   2013-14 Under 20 NSW Origin

Hot Headlines: Son of former Kangaroos prop and Bulldogs captain Darren Britt, hard working forward Dean Britt has spent two years with Storm’s U20 side with good form and consistent performances a trademark of his play!

KEVIN PROCTOR

NRL Team: Melbourne STORM

Born: Te Kuiti, New Zealand

Height: 189cm

Postion: Second-row

Achievements: 2009 STORM Rookie of the Year

                          2010 World Cup Challenge winning team

                          2012-15 New Zealand KIWIS

NRL Premierships: 2012 Melbourne STORM

Hot Headlines: Making his NRL debut for the Melbourne STORM against the St George Illawarra DRAGONS in Round 10 of the 2008 season, Kevin Proctor sensationally lines up to play his 150th NRL game against the Cronulla SHARKS tonight at AAMI Park! #gothestorm

Day THREE: Johnny Ruffo - Dancing Champion!

CARTOON X FACTOR HOTTIE

SUPER HOT Perth born concreter, R&B/ Pop singer, songwriter & dancer who placed third in Australian talent show THE X FACTOR in 2011, recently signed a recording contract with SONY Music and is currently working on an exciting debut single and album, in a busy 2012 was a supporting act for X FACTOR 2011 winner Reece Mastin’s first headlining national tour, a supporting act for the Australian leg of ONE DIRECTION’s “Up All Night” tour, came runner-up in CLEO magazine’s Most Eligible Bachelor of the Year competition, was support act on the Australian leg of the NKOTBSB tour and sensational winner of the 12th season of popular Network Seven TV show DANCING WITH THE STARS… JOHNNY RUFFO!

FUN FACTS: Ruffo cites Michael Jackson, Usher, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé Knowles and Lady Gaga as his musical influences, with their performance styles inspiring him to combine his love for singing and dance!

DAY 197: CARLOS MOEGA - MIAMI HOTTIE!

SUPER HOT party & popular event promoter,  professional with a degree in Business working for the non-profit sector and Community Based Organizations for the past 10 years, currently in the role as Program Coordinator for an Organisation that promotes good health and safer sex among gay men living in Miami & Fort Lauderdale!

FUN FACTS: With a keen interest in fitness, especially the outdoors and paddle boarding, Carlos was born in Venezuela to Portuguese parents and moved to Miami 6 years ago from New York City where he lived for 15 years!

TOONS OF THE WORLD #1 - MADONNA
Born: Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone
AKA: Madge, The Queen of Pop, The Material Girl, The Queen of Reinvention
Based: New York City, New York USA
Occupation: Singer, Dancer, Music & Style Icon
Hit Singles: Like A Virgin, Vogue, Music, Give Me All Your Luvin’
Awards: MTV Artist of the Decade (1989), Golden Globe Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy: Evita (1997), Golden Globe Best Original Song - Masterpiece (2012), winner of 7 Grammy Awards from 28 nominations - including Ray Of Light - Best Pop Album (1999)

Hot Headline: While performing her single “Living for Love” at the 2015 Brit Awards,  Madonna was sensationally pulled backwards off stage by her cape due to a  wardrobe malfunction… Fuelling a facebook frenzy and rumours of the mysterious sudden disappearance of a horned back-up dancer are yet to be confirmed!

Day ONE HUNDRED: Brett Willis -Celebrity Cartoonist!

CARTOON TOON HOTTIE

TOON-TASTIC Melbourne based Celebrity Cartoonist who’s first published work was at age 12 in Larry Pickering’s book CARTOONS BY AUSTRALIAN KIDS, and since produced an extensive variety of cartoon and illustration work for children’s books, TV show merchandise, magazines, newspapers, websites, corporate promotions, caricature commissions and successful solo exhibitions showcasing his “bright, bold and sexy cartoon style”… BRETT WILLIS!

FUN FACTS: 100 CARTOON HOTTIES in 100 DAYS @ tumblr features a caricature collection of the famous and infamous, incredible icons, cool celebrities, sexy sports stars and fabulous friends from Brett’s facebook celebrity caricature page TOONARAMA!