"Studio 58" Graduatesby hudginsster | created - 03 Jan 2014 | updated - 10 months ago | Public
They each began the same way: eager, fresh-faced, bursting with a passion for performance and artistic expression. Their varied paths led them to a program at Langara College called Studio 58 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (http://www.studio58.ca)
Actor | Togo
An award-winning Canadian actor, Christopher Heyerdahl co-stars in WGNA's "Pure", USA's "Damnation" Sky Atlantic's "Tin Star", SyFy's "Van Helsing" and AMC's hit series "Hell On Wheels," playing the enigmatic 'Swede." This post-Civil War drama debuted as the second highest rated original series in ...
Actor | Sanctuary
Jonathon Young is a Canadian actor best known for his role of Nikola Tesla on the SyFy show Sanctuary. Appearances include The Fog, Eureka, and Stargate Atlantis. Jonathon is a well respected stage actor. He is the co-founder of the Electric Company Theatre in Vancouver, Canada in which he is also ...
10. Jane Perry
Actress | A Hologram for the King
Jane is of Irish/English descent, born and bred in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
She is classically trained and has worked on stage in both the UK and Canada, including 5 years at the prestigious Shaw Festival in Ontario, Canada.
She appears regularly in film and TV. Her humble beginnings include the ...
11. David Macniven
Actor | How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
David Macniven was born in Dunfermline, Scotland and raised in Kingston and Peterborough Ontario. He has resided in Toronto since 1995 and makes his home in East York with his daughter and son.
David holds an Honours BA in History from Huron College at the University of Western Ontario, and a ...
13. Robert Moloney
Actor | Power Rangers
Robert Moloney is a professional actor based in Vancouver, Canada. Known for his versatility, Robert maintains a busy career in film, television, and theatre. Originally from Calgary AB, Robert started acting in High School (Sir Winston Churchill), before moving to Vancouver to study drama at the ...
14. Merren McMahon
Actress | S.H.A.M. Therapy
Merren McMahon was born February 24th in Vancouver B.C. Canada. Her Mother Bonita was born in Australia and her Father Barry was born in Trinidad. She enjoyed performing at an early age through dance, gymnastics and cheer-leading. Her passion for acting first presented itself in her early tween ...
15. Jacob Blair
Actor | The A-Team
The youngest of three, Blair was born in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. He lived on a pig farm just outside of Ponoka, Alberta until the age of four, when his family moved to Red Deer. His mother, Deborah, is a nurse, and his father, Warren, is an entrepreneur and owner of a telecommunications business...
16. Luke Camilleri
Actor | Hemlock Grove
Luke Camilleri is an actor, known for Hemlock Grove (2013), A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017) and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010).
20. Charlie Gallant
Charlie Gallant is an actor, known for Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010), The Strain (2014) and Fringe (2008).
Location_management | Ad Astra
Wayne was born in Vancouver, B.C. Although dressed somewhat formal as a child, he later dropped the three piece suit, and by the age of 9 was donning a less formal sports coat and slacks. Wayne attended Studio 58 Theatre School, and soon after graduation, was working professionally as an actor. He ...
24. Markian Tarasiuk
Actor | Christmas Jars
Markian is a Ukrainian Canadian actor who grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Markian is a graduate of the the Studio 58 Theatre program. Markian made his film debut in Disney's Bunks (2013) playing the hot headed camp counselor Brogan Van Skioh. Since then Markian has appeared in many film and ...
26. Lindsay Winch
Actress | Arrow
With a flurry of recent roles on some of the hottest shows on TV, Lindsay Winch is a force to be reckoned with.
Born and raised in North Vancouver, Canada, Lindsay has always been drawn to the arts, specifically story telling. An avid reader and writer, she was creating her own comic books, ...
29. Josh Epstein
Actor | Public Schooled
As a writer and producer Josh has received 25 Leo nominations and 2 CSA 'Best Screenplay' nominations. Epstein and Kyle Rideout's film Adventures in Public School stars Judy Greer, premiered at TIFF, was the opening film of TIFF TOP TEN, with theatricals in CDN/US/UK/JPN before finally landing on ...
36. Almeera Jiwa
Actress | Shaft
Almeera Jiwa is a vibrant talent who exudes an infectious energy both on and off-screen. Born in Vancouver, BC, Almeera knew from a young age that she wanted to pursue a career in the arts. At the age of five, she started writing and performing plays with her cousins, then began doing community and...
37. Carmen Aguirre
Actress | Bella Ciao!
Carmen was born in Santiago, Chile and arrived in Canada when she was a small child. Her family were political refugees fleeing the Pinochet dictatorship. She is an award-winning stage actor and playwright, whose work has been seen extensively in North and South America. She has written and ...
Actor | Adventures in Babysitting
Born in Vancouver and raised in Surrey, British Columbia, Michael P. Northey is an accomplished actor who has worked in television, film and the voice-over industry for two decades. He is best known for "Catwoman", "Alone In The Dark", "Eve Of Destruction", "Rogue", "Being Erica", "Kindergarten Cop...
40. Ty Olsson
Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes
Ty Olsson was born on January 28, 1974 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada as Tyler Olsson. He is an actor, known for War for the Planet of the Apes (2017), X2: X-Men United (2003) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). He was previously married to Leanna Nash.
42. Colin Mochrie
Actor | Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Colin Andrew Mochrie was on born November 30, 1957, in Kilmarnock, Scotland. His father, an airline maintenance executive, moved the family to Montreal, Canada, in 1964, and finally to Vancouver in 1969. When asked about his childhood, Mochrie said he tended to be a bit of a loner because of moving...
48. Kevin McNulty
Actor | The Invisible
Canadian-born actor Kevin McNulty, can be described as being a prolific performer of film and television. Born in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, Kevin grew up in Rossland, British Columbia. He studied music and acting at Washington State University and graduated from Studio 58, Langara ...
Actor | Succession
David is a stage, voice and screen actor born in Vancouver, BC who now resides in New York City. Aside from his on camera credits his most notable performance on stage is as 'Billy Narracott' in the US National Tour of the multi-award winning production of War Horse presented by the National ...
Actor | Miss Sloane
Courtenay grew up in the countryside in the shadow of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. He trained at Vancouver's Studio 58 theatre school and has become a versatile performer on stage and screen. He often works in 'physical theatre' and his varied stage career has taken him all over the world. He ...
70. Paul Moniz de Sa
Actor | Shut Eye
Paul Moniz de Sa has been working as a professional actor for over 20 years both on camera and on stage. His work has been seen on stages across North America including the Vancouver Playhouse, the National Arts Centre and at the Charlottetown Festival in PEI. Paul has also worked as a sound ...
71. Arthur MacKinnon
Actor | The Good Doctor
Arthur MacKinnon is a Canadian actor, with numerous film, television and theatre credits to date. He recently made an appearance in Syfy's 'The Magicians' and in the fall you can catch him in a new episode of abc's 'The Good Doctor.' Arthur is a graduate of Studio 58, the intensive ...
74. Bob Frazer
Actor | ReBoot: The Guardian Code
Bob Frazer is a highly respected and multi award-winning actor from Vancouver, BC. After graduating from the prestigious acting school Studio 58 in Vancouver, BC, he started his career with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson as Gary Kane on The X-Files. Since then he has acted with some of the ...
75. Craig Veroni
Actor | Two for the Money
Craig was trained at the prestigious Studio 58 Theater School in Vancouver, Canada and has been a working professional for the past fourteen years. He has worked extensively in Film, Television, Radio, Theater, Animation and Commercials.
Born in Cape Town, South Africa he emigrated to Canada with ...
85. Raphael Kepinski
Actor | Fido
Raphael Kepinski went to the acclaimed acting arts conservatory Studio 58 where he received the Elizabeth Ball award for outstanding comedy performance. Since graduating he has appeared in feature films that were presented at the Vancouver and Toronto Film Festivals including Bruce Sweeney's Crimes...
89. Luc Roderique
Actor | See
Luc Roderique was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada to a Trinidadian father and German mother. From an early age he took an interest in acting and after taking classes at the Ottawa School of Speech & Drama, he attended both Ottawa's Canterbury High School for the Arts and Vancouver's Studio 58.
94. Suzanne Ristic
Actress | White Noise
Suzanne Ristic is an actress, known for White Noise (2005), Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007) and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010).