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GW Bailey, Executive Director of The Sunshine Kids Foundation, will be at our golf tournament this year! You may recognize him from the big screen....read below....
G.W. Bailey, who plays the cantankerous Lieutenant Provenza on TNT's hit series The Closerand Major Crimes, has a career that spans four decades and is packed with memorable and distinctive characters. A native Texan, he began his training at Texas Tech University and started his professional career at the prestigious Actor’s Theatre of Louisville, Ky. Bailey later moved to Los Angeles, where he started his television career in a string of guest-starring roles on episodic series, in addition to continuing his stage work. He later played a recurring role on M*A*S*H as well as regular roles on The Jeff Foxworthy Show and St. Elsewhere. Bailey also starred in several TV miniseries, such as the award-winning Double Crossed and The Siege at Ruby Ridge. Bailey’s feature career began with the film Police Academy and flourished with starring roles in such movies as Mannequin, Short Circuit, Burglar and Rustler’s Rhapsody, among others. He returned to academia in the mid 1990s and graduated from Texas State University in 1994. Upon graduation, he remained at Texas State and served as artist-in-residence for several years, working occasionally in Hollywood and on the stage in New York.
We are excited to announce that we have a Special Celebrity Guest Golfer this year and he will also be our event Emcee -
Ben Goldman from the Fox 61 News! Ben is a cancer survivor himself and is so excited about working with us this year.
Read more about Ben by clicking here.
Sunshine Kids provides exciting, positive group activities for children with cancer so they may once again do what Kids are meant to do – have fun and celebrate life! Carly has had the opportunity to participate in numerous Sunshine Kids events and would like to say thank you and show appreciation for all of the support and donations. If you see Carly at the event, remember to say hello! Because of these events and your support the Sunshine Kids will continue to be a special organization to children such as Carly.