Filming would start at sunrise and end at sunset. "I completely over trained, but we had to because we filmed an entire season of television shows in 2-3 weeks." says Kiana.
"FITNESS GURU" ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT
After we wrapped the fitness training segments for the day, I would head to the beach with the videographer and shoot the swimsuit bikini footage that would be edited in before commercial breaks and used for the show opens. On non shooting days I would do television interviews with magazine shows such as: Entertainment Tonight, EXTRA, Inside Edition etc. who visited the set.
"TOP SHOW TO WATCH!" ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY MAGAZINE
PUBLISHED AUTHOR, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER & SCRIPT WRITER
To ensure the style and content of the shows matched her vision, Kiana was
instrumental in virtually every aspect of the television production including: show creation and development, location selection, casting, equipment selection, wardrobe selection, editing dailies, approving all edits and motivating the 50 person cast & crew that consisted of 5 cameras including jib, dolly, steady and underwater cameras.
MULTI TALENTED TELEVISION HOST
Kiana has hosted tens of thousands of television shows in studio(s), on location(s) and in front of live audience(s,) utilizing improve, TelePrompTer, IFB and cue cards. An avid athlete, Kiana often hosted sports shows such as the X Games that required her to Host on camera, while on inline skates, mountain bikes or snow skis.
"POWER PRINCESS" TV GUIDE
As reporter for the inaugural X Games, Kiana's athletic abilities enabled her to participate in many of the extreme sports to get a unique perspective on the athlete's interview such as downhill street luging at 50 mph. "Street luging is like doing a static crunch, on your back, blazing down a steep hill on a body size skateboard, without a steering wheel or brakes." says Kiana.
"KIANA'S FLEX APPEAL DEFINED AN ERA" PILGRIM FILMS
Kiana has conducted 100s of interviews for national and international television shows. As a leader in the fitness industry, Kiana was host to the national and international Fitness America Pageant series for ESPN and ESPN International. "Kiana is a true role model to all of us." Beams a pageant contestant.
Due to the success of Kiana and her show, ESPN and Kiana developed additional
television shows: "Kiana's Too Fit 2 Quit," "Summer Sizzle with Kiana," "Extreme Energy" and "Hot Summer Nights with Kiana." Kiana was one of the first Hosts for the "X Games" and Hosted the Super Bowl Nightlife for ABC.
"FITNESS LEGEND" ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
Kiana has been sought after, awarded, interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of media including: the United States Sports Academy, USA Today, Fitness Legend, LA Times, Sony Pictures, MSNBC, CNN, Shark Tank ABC, E!, TV Guide, Fit TV, Entertainment Weekly Magazine, CBS Health, ESPN, Fox News Channel, Cosmopolitan Magazine, EXTRA, Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, Fit TV, Fit Magazine, CBS, ABC, NBC, ESPN2, Maxim Magazine, SHAPE Magazine, Health and Fitness Magazine, Eye on LA, Sony Pictures, Late Late Show, Hard Copy, Inside Edition, Yolk Magazine, Health and Fitness Magazine, Fitness Magazine, to name a few
"EXTRAORDINARY ROLE MODEL FOR WOMEN & MOMS!" BARBARA COCORAN SHARK TANK / MSNBC
On Kiana's Flex Appeal, Kiana created a training segment "Kids to Seniors" to
demonstrate exercises that can be done by people of all ages.
Kiana is the OFM, Ooriginal Fit Mom to 2 super fit and active daughters, Anelalani & Kiana Jr. She and her Fire Chief hubby, 2 daughters, 2 rescue dogs and horse spend their time in Hawaii and California.
UNITED STATES SPORTS ACADEMY AWARD WINNER
Kiana Jr., my Mini Me, working out with Mommy on Kiana's Flex Appeal,
Aloha! Keep on Flexing!