Montreal ACTRA Awards of 2019

The annual Montreal ACTRA Awards recognize outstanding performances by its members celebrating excellence in TV, film, web, video games and stunts! The Montreal branch represents nearly 3,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media. There may just be a few tickets left (at the door) to discover the nominees who will take home prizes this Saturday night LIVE!

ACTRA Awards info

When? Saturday, May 4th, 2019
What? Cocktail 7 pm. Awards 8 pm
Where? Le Gésu, 1200 Rue de Bleury, Montréal, QC H3B 3J3

Awards nominees in the blink of an eye

2019 ACTRA Montreal Awards Nominee Announcement!

Congratulations to all of the nominees.

Posted by ACTRA Montreal on Monday, April 1, 2019

Do we need to spell it out? The nominees are:

Outstanding Performance – Female

Caroline Dhavernas       Mary Kills People
Kaniehtiio Horn             Man in The High Castle
Karine Vanasse              Cardinal
Katy Breier                    FANatic
Victoria Sanchez          Bellevue

Outstanding Performance – Male

Neil Napier                      The Disappearance
Joe Cobden                      Mean Dreams
Alex Weiner                    Fugazi 
Andrew Walker              Snowed-Inn Christmas
Brent Skagford               Eye On Juliet

Outstanding Voice – Female

Lucinda Davis                        Racetime
Pauline Little                         Zafari
Holly Gauthier-Frankel       Zafari
Eleanor Noble                     Maggie & Bianca
Angela Galuppo                  Racetime

Outstanding Voice – Male
Wyatt Bowen                    Chop Chop Ninja
Brian Froud                       Zafari
Mike Paterson                  ToonMarty
Richard M. Dumont       Trulli Tales
Mark Camacho               Hop Chop Ninja

Outstanding Performance in a Video game – Female

Patricia Summersett        Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Erika Rosenbaum             Outlast 2
Catherine Kidd                 For Honor
Tamara Brown                  Outlast 2
Sarah Booth                     Far Cry 5

Outstanding Performance in a Video game – Male

Tristan D. Lalla                  Assassin’s Creed: Origins
Shawn Baichoo                Outlast 2
Julian Casey                      We Happy Few
Wyatt Bowen                   Rainbow Six: Siege – Outbreak
Carlo Mestroni                Outlast 2

Outstanding Stunt Performance

Max Laferriere  
Héléna Laliberté              
Michael Scherer

Oh there’s more…

2019 ACTRA Montreal Woman of the Year, Eramelinda Boquer, will be recognized at the event and Life Membership will be presented to Dawn Ford and Bill Rowat. The show will be hosted by comedian, actor Chris Sandiford.

“There are so many talented performers in Montreal and we’re fortunate there is an abundance of amazing projects being produced in this city,” says Simon Peacock, ACTRA Montreal President. “From their roles on TV shows, to feature films and videogames, it gives us great pleasure to celebrate our members’ outstanding performances at our upcoming awards gala.”

As an advocate for Canadian culture since 1943, ACTRA is a member-driven organization that continues to secure rights and respect for the work of professional performers.

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