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2017 ACTRA Awards in Montreal winners announced

From a media release:

ACTRA Montreal is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 ACTRA Awards in Montreal.

Outstanding Performance – Voice
Jennifer Seguin (2 Nuts and a Richard)

Outstanding Performance – Video Game
Victoria Sanchez (Deus Ex: Mankind Divided)

Outstanding Performance – Stunt
Mich Todorovic (X-Men: Apocalypse)

Outstanding Performance – Female
Charlotte Rogers (LARPs)

Outstanding Performance – Male
Jesse Camacho (We’re Still Together)

Best Short Film
Grip of Death (Fred Nguyen)

Actor-politician Tyrone Benskin, past President Lynne Adams, and dubbing innovator Hubert Fielden were also honoured at the ceremony with Life Membership in ACTRA.

“Be it in film, television or videogames, there are so many fantastic performances coming out of Montreal,” says Cary Lawrence, President of ACTRA Montreal. “The ACTRA Awards recognize and celebrate the creative work we do in this city.”

The ACTRA Awards in Montreal, recognizing outstanding performances by ACTRA Montreal members and celebrating accomplishments and excellence in our industry, were presented at Le Gesù on June 11, 2017 – hosted by comedians Jess Salomon and Eman El-Husseini.

ACTRA (Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) is the national organization of professional performers working in the English-language recorded media in Canada. ACTRA represents the interests of 23,000 members across Canada – the foundation of Canada’s highly acclaimed professional performing community.

Image courtesy of Jon Woods.


ACTRA Montreal Award nominees announced

From a media release: ACTRA Montreal is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2017 ACTRA Awards in Montreal, to be held Sunday, June 11th at le Gesù.

Nominees for Outstanding Performance – Voice:

  • Shawn Baichoo, Two Nuts and a Richard 
  • Joe Cobden, Knuckleheads 
  • Holly Gauthier-Frankel, Maggie & Bianca Fashion Friends 
  • Jennifer Seguin, Two Nuts and a Richard 
  • Carlo Mestroni, Two Nuts and a Richard 

Nominees for Outstanding Performance – Stunt: 

  • Mich Todorovic, X-men: Apocalypse 
  • Naomi Frenette, X-men: Apocalypse 
  • Eric Paul-Hus, X-men: Apocalypse 

Nominees for Outstanding Performance – Videogame: 

  • Julian Casey, Stories: The Hidden Paths 
  • Chimwemwe Miller, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided 
  • Victoria Sanchez, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided 
  • Claudia Besso, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided 
  • Shawn Baichoo, Watch Dogs 2 

Nominees for Outstanding Performance – Female: 

  • Claudia Ferri, A Date With Miss Fortune 
  • Charlotte Rogers (pictured above), LARPs: the Series 
  • Sabrina Campilii, Real Detective 
  • Helena Marie, Stagecoach: The Texas Jack Story 
  • Elizabeth Neale, LARPs: the Series 

Nominees for Outstanding Performance – Male: 

  • Andreas Apergis, Gurov & Anna 
  • Jesse Camacho, We’re Still Together 
  • Jonathan Silver, LARPs: the Series 
  • David Francis, Cold Call 
  • Vladimir Alexis, Stonewall 

The event will be hosted by comedians Eman El-Husseini and Jess Solomon.

Image courtesy of Jon Woods.