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written by Aaron Francis
directed by Reena Dutt
theme music by Russell Wiener

2 Episodes
12/11/10 - 1/22/11

Get ready for adventure! The kind of adventure that
you can only get from a pair of sisters and a lion!
As originally seen in FAST & LOOSE!


Aaron Graham

Usama (Eps. 1-2)

Carrie Keranen

Arielle (Eps. 1-2)

Erin Parks

Leandra (Eps. 1-2)

Jennifer Weaver

Roby (Eps. 1-2)

Brian Groh

Rockwell (Eps. 1-2)

Joe Roche

Ron (Ep. 1)

Bruno Oliver

Ron (Ep. 2)

Guy Picot

Rhonda (Eps. 1-2)

Adria ten Bosch

Bahari (Ep. 2)

Carla Tassara

Thalassa (Ep. 2)

David LM McIntyre

Announcer (Ep. 2)

PREQUEL: "PART I" (11/27/10)
as performed in Fast & Loose #36

SUMMARY: Leandra warns her sister, Arielle, never to trust lions... but when Arielle meets Usama the Lion, they become fast friends.  Leandra is not won over, but reluctantly joins Arielle and Usama in a life of adventure.

EPISODE ONE: "PART II" (12/11/10)
Photos by C.M. Gonzalez

SUMMARY:  Usama and the sisters must run and hide... Arielle has "accidentally" burned down the Pricillica. They flee by boat, but are beset by disco pirates. As our heroes have no cargo, the pirates take Usama instead.

Usama the Lion (Aaron Graham). Trusting Arielle (Carrie Keranen) and her lion-hating sister, Leandra (Erin Parks). Interspecies mistrust. They're on a boat. Pirate Roby (Jennifer Weaver). Captured by pirates Ron (Joe Roche) and Rhonda (Guy Picot). Usama tries to escape pirates Rockwell (Brian Groh) and Roby. A future adventure: They beat the Sphinx, utilizing riddles. But for now, 'captured by pirates' is the cliffhanger. Curtain Call

Photos by C.M. Gonzalez
Video by Aaron Francis

SUMMARY:  The sisters are stranded at sea and begin to drown. As the pirates fight with each other, Usama tries to swim away, but lions can't swim. Beneath the sea, Usama and the sisters are rescued by rapping mermaids Bahari and Thalassa. When a pair of sharks attack, the mermaids fight them off while our heroes flee. They make it back to land... and find themselves on the Island of Lost Souls... aka Ghost Island.

In thrall to the pirates. The disco pirates confer. Rockwell is philisophical. Rescued by mermaids Thalassa (Carla Tassara) and Bahari (Aydrea ten Bosch). Under the sea with sea horses! Arrival on the Island of Lost Souls... ...aka Ghost Island! A future adventure: Witnessesing the collapse of the Great Statue of Colussus. A future adventure: At the Sea of Eternity and Sunset. Curtain Call

Usama introduces himself, and tells us of the time he was captured by pirates.

The Sisters and the Lion wash ashore on a forbidding island...
but this is not the end!  For they have many adventures to come!