From RM Vaughan of the Globe and Mail:
- He’s a rascally national treasure – but don’t tell him that
“Eric Peterson would like you to know … well, rather a lot of things. Recently awarded ACTRA Toronto’s Excellence Prize (a lifetime achievement-style award for actors still spry enough to use it), the beloved Canadian theatre and film stalwart, and self-described “old fart,” shows no sign of going gently into that good night, evening or even midafternoon. Peterson is nothing if not energetic, even fiery, especially when the topic turns to the state of Canadian cultural production (and he will steer the conversation to that perennial puzzlement whether you ask him to or not).” Read more.