Saturday, March 14, 2009

Amy Jo Johnson in "Islander" (2006)

Amy Jo Johnson (Kimberly, MMPR) starred in the independent feature "Islander" which follows the life of fisherman Eben Cole who loses everything when he causes the tragic death of a teenager at sea in his island fishing community. Eben is sent to prison and released to find that all those around him have changed. Johnson plays Eben's wife Cheryl who finds her life torn apart by the accident which forces her to lose her husband and her livelihood. While Eben serves his sentence, Cheryl takes their daughter and moves in with his friend Jimmy, who becomes a rival after Eben is released from prison. Johnson appears throughout most of the film, as she struggles with her emotions and coping with her husband's role in the town tragedy.

"Islander" is available on DVD

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