Rick Roberts on playing Jack Layton

From Randall King of the Winnipeg Free Press:

  • Actors need courage to recreate Jack Layton’s life
    In the scene, Layton, as played by the cosmetically altered actor Rick Roberts, expresses doubt that the country could get behind a “loudmouth show-off from Toronto.” Chow, played by actor/filmmaker/CBC Radio vet Sook-Yin Lee, presciently suggests Layton is precisely what the endangered NDP needs. Read more.