Celena Rae is a multi-faceted performer in the media and entertainment space. An accomplished actress in TV, film, and theatre, Celena has also been featured in advertising campaigns for such clients as Ford and Chase Bank and has done commercial voiceover work for numerous clients. In addition to her acting, Celena is the in-arena host and national anthem singer for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey league. Her talents also expand to music, as she is a musical recording artist and was a top ten female finalist on the 2004 season of American Idol.
Celena Rae's film credits include the drama The Last Whistle and Always on Time. She has starred in the series In the Gap and was the host of DFW's Ultimate.
In addition to her film roles, Celena has performed on the stage, taking on the part of Rosie in Pure Country at the famed Casa Manana theatre in Fort Worth.
Her energy and ability to connect with a live audience has led to her to serving as the host for two professional sports teams in Dallas. She is the in-arena hostess for the Dallas Stars and has been a game host for the Dallas Cowboys.
Showcasing her natural ability to connect on camera, Celena has landed numerous commercials, commercial print advertising campaigns, and industrial shoots with clients ranging from Basset Furniture to Tostitos.
In addition to acting, Celena's passion for music has led her not only to a top ten female finalist on American Idol in 2004, but to perform with some of the top names in country music, such as Brad Paisley, Andy Griggs, Sugarland, Miranda Lambert, Tracy Lawrence, Los Lonely Boys, Sara Evans, and Pat Green. She is also the official anthem vocalist for the Dallas Stars, performing before every home game at American Airlines Center.
Celena lives in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with her husband, Mark, and three daughters.
"I think that you are adorable, you have your look together. I think you have great potential...I think that we need to see you again in Hollywood..."Paula Abdul American Idol Judge
"We've had Celena on our show numerous times, first as a contestant on American Idol then as a correspondent for Idol updates. Her personality makes her a natural for numerous broadcast endeavors. She is candid, upbeat and most important, very likable. She is the rare person who can give opinion and insight and remain likable by our listening audience."Mark "Hawkeye" Louis Morning Show Co-Host, 96.3 KSCS Dallas
"...from the time she started her sound check and throughout her entire performance, Celena showed obvious talent and professionalism on stage. I believe she possesses the star quality necessary for success. She is destined fro greatness! We are looking for ways to continue working with Celena in Texas and all over the U.S."Jay Howard President, JHE Production Group