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Directed by Daniel Knudsen
Tim Kaiser
Produced by Mark A. Knudsen
Michelle Knudsen
Kristina Kaylen
Written by Mark A. Knudsen
Starring Daniel Knudsen
Vickie Lynn Smith
Dean Cain
Christopher Veldhuizen
Tim Kaiser
Jeannine Thompson
Mimi Sagadin
Rocco Guirlanda
Music by Dr. Samuel Joshua
Produced by Crystal Creek Media
Distributed by Vision Films, Inc.
Release date October 20, 2020
Running time 108 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Skydog is a 2020 teen action film about a highschool student who discovers that his parents are undercover CIA agents after his mom goes missing in an operation gone wrong.

It was written by Mark A. Knudsen, directed by Daniel Knudsen, produced by Crystal Creek Media and distributed by Vision Films, Inc.


Colt Lifestone is a high school senior working on earning his pilot’s license. His normal quiet life is turned upside down when he finds out that his mother is actually an undercover CIA agent. When she is captured and held hostage, Colt is taken away to a safe house by other CIA agents to keep him safe.

While living there he begins attending a new school and begins to figure out why his mother was captured. During his time there he teams up with his dog Oreo and his new friend Alice Jones to find his mother.


  • Daniel Knudsen as Colt Lifestone
  • Vickie Lynn Smith as Alice
  • Dean Cain as CIA Director Neil Glasswell
  • Christopher Veldhuizen as Jackson Tate
  • Tim Kaiser as James Whitmore
  • Jeannine Thompson as Agent Lifestone
  • Mimi Sagadin as Shelia Porter
  • Rocco Guirlanda as Dewitt Porter


Skydog wrapped up post-production in early 2020. Former Superman actor Dean Cain joined the cast as the CIA Director Neil Glasswell. The movie was joint directorial effort between Daniel Knudsen and Tim Kaiser.


Sky Dog was acquired for worldwide distribution by Vision Films, Inc. It began the distribution circuit at the 2020 Festival de Cannes Virtual Film Market and was released on October 20, 2020.