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altMermaid Stayce

Hometown:  Miami, FL

Five words that describe you: Outgoing, funny, energetic, sassy & loving

Favorites:

Movie:  Dirty Dancing

TV Show: Vampire Diaries

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: Anything by Kanye West

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Pizza

Hidden Talent: I can twist my tounge in both directions

Celebrity Idol: Marylin Monroe

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  I'm also a bartender at Applebee's

Dream Job: Mermaid!

Dream vacation destination: Visit the islands of Hawaii and the black sand beaches

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? I grew up going to Weeki Wachee when I was younger and always wanted to be a mermaid so I tried out and made it!

Pets:  Rocky, Pretty, Mittens and Jaxon

Personal Motto:  Slow down and enjoy life!

Film / TV Credits: ABC 7 Sarasota, Animal Planet's Mythological Beasts, Bay News 9, Believe It Tour, FOX 13 Tampa, FOX News.com, German documentary, Telemundo's Cara Dia, Univision's Despierta America, WBBH Ft. Meyers, Ripley's Aquarium Myrtle Beach, SC (2008 & 2009), Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies Gatlinburg TN (2009), Hamish & Andy Australia, Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Worlds, Visit Florida (2010), AOL News (2010), Sea Life Aquarium London (2010), Ripley's of the Smokies (2010), Georgia Aquarium (2010), Fishing Adventurer Show (2011), Southern Living Magazine (2011), The Amazing Race (2011), RTL German TV Point 12 (2011), ABC News Nightline (2011), Kelly Clarkson video (2012), Jimmy Buffett Tour (2012), Everyday Adventures with Terry Tomalin (2012), Marie Claire Magazine (2012), FOX 13 Tampa Bay (2012), Travel Channel's Cross Country Christmas (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2012), ABC's The List (2013), WFTS ABC Action News (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), South Carolina Aquarium (2014)

 



altPrince Dennis

Hometown:  Bayonne, NJ

Five words that describe you: Funny, Nerd, Cardigan, Artistic & Romantic

Favorites:

Movie:  Back to the Future

TV Show: The O.C.

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "Paint the Silence" South

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Tacos

Hidden Talent: World's best drummer!

Celebrity Idol: Adam Brody

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  that I don't like scary movies.

Dream Job: Director

Dream vacation destination: England

Why did you decide to audtion to be a Prince?

Pets:  None

Personal Motto:  In these bodies we will live in these bodies we will die where you invest your love you in invest your life.

Film / TV Credits: German TV's Das Magazine, German TV De Welt op Platt, Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Worlds, The Amazing Race (2011), WTSP 10 News (2013), Yahoo Viewfinder (2013), Winding Waters short film (2014)

 



altPrince James

Hometown:  Augusta, GA 

Five words that describe you: Peaceful, athletic, modest, shy & laid back.

Favorites:

Movie: Hook

TV Show: Game of Thrones

Holiday: Thanksgiving

Song right now: "I Won't Give Up" Jason Mraz

Workout: Running

Meal: Steak

Hidden Talent: Karaoke

Celebrity Idol: Jackie Chan

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  My true personality.

Dream Job: Professional athlete

Dream vacation destination: Hawaii

Why did you decide to audtion to be a Prince? My friends asked me to be a prince, so I took the opportunity.

Pets:  Dog

Personal Motto: Hakuna Matata

Film / TV Credits:  Marie Claire Magazine (2012), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013)






altMermaid Crystal

Hometown:  Hudson, FL

Five words that describe you: Charasmatic, sweet, energetic, wild & fun

Favorites:

Movie: Labrinth

TV Show: America's Funniest Videos

Holiday: Independence Day

Song right now: "One" Metallica

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Sushi

Hidden Talent: I can blow bubble rings underwater.

Celebrity Idol: Viggo Mortensen

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  I used to be a sponge diver.

Dream Job: Equestrian Show Jumper

Dream vacation destination: Australia

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? To live a childhood dream.

Pets:  Two horses, two cats and four dogs

Personal Motto: "Variety is the spice of life."

Film / TV Credits:  Supergrass music video (2004), SCUBA Radio, Jimmy Buffett Tour (2012), Marie Claire Magazine (2012), Hundred Waters Music Video "Boreal" (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2012), Yahoo Viewfinder (2013), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), South Carolina Aquarium (2014)





altMermaid Nikki

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that describe you: Fun, crazy, energetic, loving & hungry

Favorites:

Movie: Inglorious Bastards

TV Show: Once Upon a Time

Holiday: Christmas

 Song right now: All Abba

Workout: Crossfit, jogging & gym

 Meal: Loaded Potato & movie theater popcorn

Hidden Talent: People can understand what I'm saying underwater.

Celebrity Idol: Meryl Streep

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  My son's name is Rocket.

Dream Job: Swimming in a spring everyday and performing for my best buds.

Dream vacation destination: New Zealand

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid?

Pets: "Cherry", my adorable chihuahua and my cat " Shark Bait"

Personal Motto: "Love life and have fun!"

Film/TV credits: Travel Channel (2004), Switched, SCUBA Radio, FOX & Friends (2006), Marie Claire Magazine (2012), Travel Channel's Cross Country Chrstmas (2012), NBC Today Show (2013), HLN w/ Mike Galanos (2013), Yahoo Viewfinder (2013), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013), National Geographic Magazine (2014)





altMermaid Chelsea

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that describe you: Outspoken, Fun, Little, Cheerful, Giggly

Favorites:

Movie: The Notebook

TV Show: Pretty Little Liars

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now:

Workout: Swimming is all I do

Meal: Tacos

Hidden Talent: It's hidden for a reason.. duh :)

Celebrity Idol: Channing Tatum

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  I'm a Mommy :)

Dream Job: Working with animals

Dream vacation destination: Travel the world

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? It seemed like a fun job.

Pets: Dog  

Personal Motto: "Live life to the fullest :)"

Film/TV credits:  NBC Today Show (2013), Orlando Attractions Magazine (2013), Outpost Orlando (2013), Yahoo Viewfinder (2013), ABC Fusion (2013), NBC's 1st Look (2013), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013)






altMermaid Deidra

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that describe you: Caring, dramatic, sarcastic, fun & bossy

Favorites:

Movie: Coyote Ugly

TV Show: Pretty Little Liars

Holiday: Thanksgiving

Song right now: "How Country Feels"

Workout: Yoga

Meal: Breakfast

Hidden Talent: I can hunt

Celebrity Idol: Reese Witherspoon

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  I live on a farm.

Dream Job: RN in the NICU

Dream vacation destination: Bora Bora

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? It was a dare and I love it now.

Pets: None

Personal Motto: "You have to dream before your dreams come true"

Film/TV credits: Marie Claire Magazine (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2013)






Kristy Sep10-13 001Mermaid Kristy

Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Five words that describe you: Little, outgoing, caring, bubbly & open minded

Favorites:

Movie: Dirty Dancing

TV Show: Pretty Little Liars

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "One More Night" Maroon 5

Workout: Dancing

Meal: Chicken Alfredo

Hidden Talent: I can play the flute

Celebrity Idol: Channing Tatum

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...

Dream Job: Surgeon

Dream vacation destination: Travel the world

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? A friend wanted me to audition

Pets: One fish  

Personal Motto: "Live it up!"

Film/TV credits: Orlando Attractions Magazine (2013), Yahoo Viewfinder (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), South Carolina Aquarium (2014)





Jul01-13 105Mermaid Tara

Hometown: Barnesboro, PA

Five words that describe you: Mommy, perky, athletic, sweet & competitive.

Favorites:

Movie: The Vow

TV Show: Futurama

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "If My Heart Was a House" Owl City

Workout: Tennis & Swimming

Meal: Capris white pizza

Hidden Talent: Juggling

Celebrity Idol: Taylor Swift

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I can shoot a bow and arrow.

Dream Job: Weeki Wachee Mermaid

Dream vacation destination: On a cruise ship anywhere exotic.

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? Because swimming as a mermaid would be truly amazing.

Pets: None, but would like to own a border collie someday soon.

Personal Motto: "Don't let the moment define you, define the moment!"

Film/TV credits: Georgia Aquarium (2012), NBC Today Show (2013), NBC Sports (2013), Double Divas (2013), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), The Bellamy Brothers & Gola Filming (2014), Winding Waters short film (2014)




altMermaid Amy

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that describe you: Fun, loving, witty, out-doorsy, creative

Favorites:

Movie: The Notebook

TV Show: Pretty Little Liars

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "Hey Ho" The Lumineers

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Steak & Mashed Potatoes

Hidden Talent: Styling Hair

Celebrity Idol: Rachel McAdams

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I'm at mermaid hair stylist!

Dream Job: Wedding Planner

Dream vacation destination: Hawaii

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? I love mermaids!

Pets: Three dogs.. Tanner, Bela & Chloe

Personal Motto: "Treat others how you would want to be treated!"

Film/TV credits:  ABC's The List (2013), Double Divas (2013), WFTS ABC Action News (2013), Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013)





Karri Jun27-13 030Mermaid Karri

Hometown: Aripeka, FL

Five words that describe you: Truthful,Helpful,Old Soul, Funny, Mommy

Favorites:

Movie: Finding Nemo

TV Show: Face Off

Holiday: Halloween

Song right now: "Free Bird"

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Fresh Florida Seafood

Hidden Talent: Makeup Artist

Celebrity Idol: 

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...

Dream Job: I'm living it!

Dream vacation destination: Tropical reefs all over the world.

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? Why not? I love the outdoors and the beautiful springs of Florida, and love swimming.

Pets: 100 lb. American Bulldog named Johnny Cash

Personal Motto: "Treat people the way you want to be treated"

Film/TV credits: Bay News 9, FOX & Friends, Loki's Adventures, Tampa Bay Media Talk, Univision Despierta America, Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Worlds, Florida Aquarium (2010), Passport to Explorer (2010), Fishing Adventurer (2011), The Amazing Race (2011), FOX 13 Good Day Tampa Bay (2011)

 

 

Andrea Jul18-13 001Mermaid Andrea

Hometown: Hernando Beach, FL

Five words that best describe you: Caring, fun, sweet, intelligent, genuine

Favorites:

Movie: Bring It On

TV Show: Keeping Up with the Kardashians

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: Any Chris Brown song

Workout: Insanity

Meal: Fettucini Alfredo

Hidden Talent:

Celebrity Idol: Chris Brown

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...

Dream job: Orthodontist

Dream vacation destination: Travel around the world

Why did you decide to be a mermaid?

Pets: Three cats... Sandbar, Peach and Sophie

Personal Motto:

Film/TV credits: ABC Fusion (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), Visit Florida Family Insider (2014), South Carolina Aquarium (2014)

 

 

Sativa Sep12-13 025Mermaid Sativa

Hometown: Spring Hill, FL

Five words that describe you: Mommy, laid back, organized, happy & busy

Favorites:

Movie: The Notebook

TV Show: Modern Family

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: Any Dave Matthews Band song

Workout: Chasing my kids

Meal: Lobster Bisque

Hidden Talent: Worst singer ever!! If that's a talent :)

Celebrity Idol: Drew Barrymore

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I used to have a pet rat named "Ricky"

Dream job: Flipping houses

Dream vacation destination: Bora Bora

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I grew up in the area watching the Weeki Wachee Mermaids and wanted to be one!

Pets: Two chickens, "Pickle" and "Pepper" 

Personal Motto: "Don't worry, be happy"

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Mariah Roster Oct04-13 019Mermaid Mariah

Hometown: South Bend, IN

Five words that describe you: Happy, caring, kind, hardworking, down-to-earth

Favorites:

Movie: 50 First Dates

TV Show: Dancing with the Stars

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: Anything Country

Workout: Running

Meal: Pasta

Hidden talent: Piano

Celebrity Idol: None

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I enjoy volunteering through Arc Bridges with kids with special needs.

Dream job: Mermaid

Dream Vacation Destination: Italy

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? It's a unique job.

Pets: None

Personal Motto: "Laugh as much as you breath, love as long as you live.."

Film/TV Credits:  Feel Good: NRJ12 French TV (2013), South Carolina Aquarium (2014)

 

 

Danielle Mar13-13 001Mermaid Danielle D.

Hometown: Clawson, MI

Five words that best describe you: Tall, Loud, Happy, Honest & Sarcastic

Favorites:

Movie: Donnie Darco

TV Show: Pretty Little Liars

Holiday: Halloween

Song right now: "Locked Out of Heaven" Bruno Mars

Workout: Cycling

Meal: Enchiladas

Hidden Talent: You'll just have to find out.

Celebrity Idol: 3oh3

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I'm not Greek. I'm Italian & German.

Dream Job: Underwater Theater Manager

Dream Vacation Destination: Australia

Whey did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? My Mom made me :)

Pets: Meeka & Kitler

Personal Motto: "Yolo, Carpe Diem"

Film/TV Credits: CNN, Headline News, Jack Hanna's Into the Wild, The Logan Show, German TV De Welt op Platt, Ripley's Aquarium Myrtle Beach (2009), WFLA Channel 8, Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Worlds, History Channel w/ Larry the Cable Guy (2010), Florida Aquarium (2010), FOX 13 Good Day Tampa Bay (2011), Marie Claire Magazine (2012), German TV Galileo (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2012), WTSP Channel 10 (2013), NBC Sports (2013), Georgia Aquarium (2013), WFLA Channel 8 (2014), The Bellamy Brothers & Gola Filming (2014), Visit Florida Family Insider (2014)

 

 

Samantha Nov7-12 017Mermaid Samantha

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that describe you: Observant, bashful, country, trustworthy & sweet

Favorites:

Movie: Wild Hogs

TV Show: Tosh O Ridulousness

Holiday: Valentines Day

Song right now: "El Cerrito Placr" Kenny Chesney

Workout: I don't

Meal: Firehouse Subs

Hidden Talent: I eat a lot of food!

Celebrity Idol: Adam Sandler

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I'm scared of grasshoppers.

Dream job: Homocide Investigator

Dream vacation destination: The Caribbean Islands

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? Looked like an amazing and fun job.

Pets: None

Personal Motto: "Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one reached in life, but by the obstacles which he has overcome."

Film/TV Credits: Georgia Aquarium (2012), WTSP Channel 10 (2013)

 

 

Melissa Jan24-14 001Mermaid Melissa

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Five words that best describe you: Spunky, caring, outgoing, funloving & adventurous

Favorites:

Movie: Bridesmaids

TV Show: None

Holiday: Thanksgiving

Song right now: None

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Popeyes

Hiddent Talent: I'm a creative writer

Celebrity Idol: Sandra Bullock

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is...  NA

Dream Job: Animal Trainer

Dream Vacation: Hawaii

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I loved the fact that I'm impacting kids lives and that I'm someone they can look up to. It's the best feeling ever!

Pets: None

Personal Motto: "Do something today that your future self will thank you for."

Film/TV Credits: WFLA Channel 8 (2014)

 

 

Marissa Jan24-14 002Mermaid Marissa

Hometown: Spring Hill, FL

Five words that best describe you: Fun, outgoing, charismatic, honest down-to-earth

Favorites:

Movie: The Notebook

TV Show: Vampire Diaries

Holday: Christmas

Song right now: "Let Her Go" Passengers

Workout: Insanity

Meal: Spaghetti

Hidden Talent: Sshh.. I can't tell you :)

Celebrity Idol: None

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I'm a mommy :)

Dream Job: I'm living the dream

Dream Vacation: Italy (I want to travel the world)

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I grew up watching the show. It's a magical place.

Pets: Three pitbulls (Riley, Sadie & Stella)

Pesonal Motto: "I turned my can'ts into cans and my dream into plans."

Film/TV Credits: WTSP Channel 10 (2014)

 

 

Maria Jan24-14 003Mermaid Maria

Hometown: Colombia, South America

Five words that best describe you: Sassy, outgoing, mature, short, laid back

Favorites:

Movie: The Lion King

TV Show: Impractical Jokers, South Beach Tow & Bad Girls Club

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: None

Workout: Swimming and squats

Meal: Baked potato and steak

Hidden Talent: Wave with my tongue

Celebrity Idol: Michael Jackson

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I was adopted from Colombia when I was three.

Dream Job: Police Officer

Dream Vacation: Spain

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I decided to audition because I love seeing kids faces so happy. I know what it is like. I love that little kids look up to me.

Pets: Jeanie, my kitty and Chunky my teacup Chihuahua

Personal Motto: "Failure is not falling down but refusing to get up."

Film/TV Credits: Visit Florida Family Insider (2014)

 

 

Rebecca May30-13 001Mermaid Rebecca

Hometown: Trumansburg, NY

Five words that best describe you: Princess, girlfriend, student, daughter & sister

Favorites:

Movie: Enchanted

TV Show: One Tree Hill

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: Depends on my mood

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Macaroni & cheese

Hidden Talent: Being a mermaid!

Celebrity Idol: Brooke Davis

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I can't dance.

Dream Job: Making a difference

Dream Vacation: Disney World

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I had a good friend.

Pets: My dog Rex and cats, Pippen, Colby & Tebow.

Personal Motto: "Believe"

Film/TV Credits: Georgia Aqaurium (2010) FOX 13 Good Day Tampa Bay (2011), Ocala Magazine (2012), Jimmy Buffett Tour (2012), Golf Channel (2012), Travel Channel's Edge of Entertainment (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2012), Bellamy Brothers & Gola promo video (2014)

 

 

Ashley Dec27-11 012Mermaid Ashley

Hometown: Brooksville, FL

Five words that best describe you: Compassionate, intelligent, honest, loyal & awesome

Favorites:

Movie: Pride & Prejudice

TV Show: The Walking Dead

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "Even if it Breaks Your Heart" Eli Young Band

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Chicken parm

Hidden Talent: I can eat an apple underwater

Celebrity Idol: Don't have one

One thing most people would be surprise to learn is... I like to write research papers.

Dream job: Nurse Practioner

Dream Vacation: Australia

Why did you decide to audition to be a mermaid? I thought it would be cool to be a second generation mermaid :)

Pets: Hurley my cat

Personal Motto: "Live the life you love, love the life you live!"

Film/TV Credits: Jimmy Buffett Tour (2012), Central Florida 13 News (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2012), Georgia Aquarium (2013), Bellamy Brothers & Gola Video Promo (2014)

 

 

Taylor Feb24-14 001Mermaid Taylor

Hometown: Panama City Beach, FL

Five words that best describe you: Tall, sweet, reserved, laidback, compassionate

Favorites:

Movie: The Notebook

TV Show: Vampire Diaries

Holiday: Christmas

Song right now: "Play it Again" by Luke Bryan

Workout: Swimming

Meal: Anything Italian

Hidden Talent: None

Celebrity Idol: Rachael McAdams

One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I graduated high school when I was 16.

Dream job: Nurse Practitioner

Dream Vacation: Travel the world

Why did you decide to audtion to be a mermaid? I always told my parents that I wanted to be a mermaid, so I came out and auditioned when I turned 18.

Pets: None

Personal Motto: "Being yourself is the best thing you can do for you and those around you."

Film/TV Credits: Visit Florida Family Insider (2014)

 

 

Breanna Apr14-14 001Mermaid Breanna

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