Cool as Ice is a 1991 musical romance starring rapper Vanilla Ice and Kristin Minter (Kathy), who joins us for a flashback screening to share hilarious behind the scenes stories and memories.
Film Synopsis: The film focuses on the character of Johnny Van Owen (Vanilla Ice), a freewheeling, motorcycle-riding rapper who arrives in a small town and meets Kathy (Kristin Minter), an honor student who catches his eye. Meanwhile, Kathy's father, who is in witness protection, is found by the corrupt police officers he escaped from years ago. Rated PG
KRISTIN MINTER in attendance
While most commonly recognized for her television roles, including her characters Randi Fronzac in over 70 episodes during 8 seasons on ER, Rachel MacLeod on Highlander and other recurring roles on The Outsiders, Good vs. Evil and General Hospital, Kristin has appeared in over twenty feature films including major Hollywood releases Home Alone and Cool as Ice as well as critically acclaimed independent films such as Diamond Men, The Bread My Sweet (a Waterfront Film Festival favorite) and most recently Eat Spirit Eat, which premiers this year at the Waterfront Film Festival. Kristin left home at age 17 to pursue a modeling career in Europe, Australia and Japan, after which she relocated to Los Angeles to begin her acting career. In recent years she has appeared in several independent films as well as episodes of NYPD Blue, Crossing Jordan, The Mentalist and Nip Tuck. She will also soon appear in a recurring role on Ray Donovan, a new Showtime series.