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By David Pan 

Mariner graduate catches the acting bug

Jon Meggison stars in the upcoming 'A Haunting in Ravenwood' film

 

Last updated 3/30/2022 at 11:50am

Photo courtesy of Carlos Chavez

Mariner graduate Jon Meggison has been in 20 films since he started pursuing acting full-time in January 2020 right before the start of the pandemic.

Jon Meggison probably could not have picked a worse time to switch careers and start pursuing acting.

The 2011 Mariner High School graduate had been picking up commercial print modeling gigs when someone in his agency suggested he look into acting. Even though he had no prior acting experience, Meggison decided to devote his full attention to it in January 2020.

He was able to book his first movie, "Operation Y2K," in March 2020 just before the start of the coronavirus pandemic. He filmed his scenes over two days before the production had to shut down due to COVID.

Then the entire film indu...



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