Raised in Montreal, actor Jay Baruchel is best known for his roles in the comedies Knocked up, She’s Out of My League and The Trotsky. He also co-wrote and starred in the 2011 hockey flick Goon. Baruchel is currently filming The End of the World and The Black Marks.
Best known for his work on Blindness, Passchendaele, Hobo with a Shotgun and The Red Violin, Canadian film producer/director Niv Fichman is also a founding partner of Rhombus Media. He is currently in post-production for Follow, a short drama-mystery.
Born in Ontario, writer and director Mary Harron is best known for the 2000 crime drama American Psycho, I Shot Andy Warhol and her most recently directed film, The Moth Diaries. She’s also directed episodes of HBO’s Big Love and a 2010 short film entitled Sonnet for a Towncar.
A rising Hollywood star, Alison Pill is a Toronto-born film, theatre and TV actress recognized for her roles in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Milk, Midnight in Paris and most recently, To Rome with Love. She stars in the HBO series The Newsroom and is currently filming the upcoming thriller Snowpiercer.
A Newfoundland native, actor and director Gordon Pinsent is best known for his roles in the films Away from Her and The Shipping News, as well as TV’s Power Play and more recently, Corner Gas. He’s currently filming the upcoming comedy Sex After Kids.
Callum Keith Rennie
Born in England but raised in Alberta, Callum Keith Rennie is best known for his roles in the action-thrillers Blade: Trinity, Memento and The Butterfly Effect. He’s also appeared in a number TV series, including The Firm,and is currently filming a family drama entitled The Young and Prodigious Spivet.
Born in in Germany, actor and director Saul Rubinek moved to Ottawa as a young boy and immediately began acting. Now a film and television veteran, he’s best know for his roles in True Romance, Unforgiven and Barney’s Version. He currently stars in the sci-fi mystery TV series Warehouse 13.
Born in Montreal, Jacob Tierney is an actor, director and screenwriter. He took on all three roles in comedy The Trotsky and the film noir Good Neighbours. He recently directed the pilot for the CBC's Gavin Crawford's Wild West.
Born in Drummondville, Karine Vanasse is an actress and producer best known for her roles in Emporte-moi, Switch and Polytechnique, which she also co-produced, as well as American films like Midnight in Paris. She plays the lead in the soon-to-be released French movie En Solitaire.