CRIS GUNTHER a.k.a CGUN is an Actor, Recording Artist (Singer/Songwriter/Dancer/Producer), and soon-to-be Author. He's a 2018 HOLLYWOOD MUSIC IN MEDIA AWARDS WINNER in the category of BEST MESSAGE SONG/ SOCIAL IMPACT for his original song, "NEVER GIVE UP"- and he's one of the WINNERS of the upcoming RANDY JACKSON, BABYFACE, KENNY G, and WALTER AFANASIEFF talent competition, ISINA. His song, "COMPASS LOVE" that was written during the program will appear on a yet to be announced NETFLIX series soundtrack. His HOLLYWOOD MUSIC IN MEDIA AWARDS winning song, "NEVER GIVE UP" was also chosen by MADONNA to be a feature on her global digital arts initiative, ART-FOR-FREEDOM- while Rock/Movie Star, JARED LETO, through the Italian Eyewear Brand, CARRERA WORLD, featured his track, "204" on their MAVERICK campaign website. As an actor, CRIS GUNTHER has also done a supporting role in an upcoming FEATURE FILM, principal roles and a voiceover in 3 BRAZILIAN TV COMMERCIALS, along with a featured role in an AMERICAN TV MOVIE. This multi-gifted artist is also currently working on his 3-part conceptual project, "ANCHOR AND WINGS" (with the CD financed by KICKSTARTER), to be followed by his first ever graphic novel (adult comic), "ANCHOR AND WINGS: FALLING INTO THE OPEN", which will serve as the inspirational basis for the semi-autobiographical, rock-musical film, "CGUN's ANCHOR AND WINGS".

CRIS GUNTHER also sings in PORTUGUESE- was selected to perform in a SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME SHOWCASE in NYC by LADY GAGA and LANA DEL REY's first manager, BOB LEONE- trained with vocal coach to the stars, DON LAWRENCE (whose clients have included CHRISTINA AGUILERA, BONO and MICK JAGGER)- recorded a performance for the music franchise, BALCONY TV (that's seen artists such as MUMFORD & SONS, ED SHEERAN, JESSIE J, and KIMBRA all record episodes before launching internationally)- and he was photographed as a VERSACE model by world-renowned, fashion photographer, STEVEN MEISEL for ITALIAN VOGUE.