CastTrishelle Cannatella (Courtney), Ginny Weirick (April), Maitland McConnell (Monica), George Takei (Hiroshi), Michael Paré (Victor Lazzaro), Michael FitzGibbon (Red) Similar moviesTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, New Shadow Warriors II, New Shadow Warriors III: Jiraika 1, New Shadow Warriors IV: Jiraika 2, Straight Outta Compton, Bring It On
Ninja Cheerleaders is a 2008 comedy film written and directed by Patrick Hanbury.
A ninja sensei Hiroshi (George Takei) must be rescued by his three cheerleader/stripper students April (Ginny Weirick), Courtney (Trishelle Cannatella) and Monica (Maitland McConnell) from a mafia boss Victor Lazzaro (Michael Paré) and his evil ninja girlfriend Kinji (Natasha Chang).
The film also features Jason Ellis, Eric Stonestreet, Max Perlich, Lateef Crowder, Louise Stratten, Kirsten Holly Smith, Heather Vandeven, Melanie Daniels (deleted scenes), Reuben Langdon (uncredited), Izabella St. James and Hayley Holmes (uncredited), in secondary and third-tier roles. Richard Davalos appears in his last film role as Don Lazzaro.
In 2011, UGO Networks featured the film on their list of 25 Hot Ninja Girls, calling it "just an excuse for hot women to do martial arts".