Michael Challenger, Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, this peaceful warrior’s passionate curiosity and zest for life began at a very young age. Through spirituality, yoga, healthy eating and physical training, this “Challenger” spends his time on the planet becoming more centered everyday. He is the Ceo and founder of Optimal Living Summit, best-selling author of “Don’t Let Fear Paralyze You “, a certified life coach and the creator of the “No Fear Online Program.”
The majority of his life was spent as a triple-threat professional performer including all areas of theatre, dance, film, and television. He has traveled the world as a performer, teacher, Award Winning Director, Choreographer and Producer.
Michael also became the owner, executive producer and creative director of ANU Entertainment (www.anu-entertainment.com) The company’s successful progression allowed him to carefully evaluate and reflect on the direction of the company, while exploring its many options for potential growth and expansion.
His previous film work includes “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE”, a provoking story that won the Best Shorts Winner, The Award of Excellence, Best Direction at the Best Shorts Competition in L.A. 2013. His passion for the limelight was fulfilled when performing for major broadway internationally acclaimed musicals including CHICAGO, THE LION KING, and THE PRODUCERS.
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