Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 Toronto – The Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee (TAWC) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2nd Annual Nell Shipman Award. Laurie Finstad-Knizhnik is best known as the creator, writer and showrunner of Strange Empire; co-creator, executive producer and Gemini Award-winning writer of Durham County; supervising…

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Attached and enclosed please find a joint press release from ACTRA Toronto and Canadian Actors’ Equity Association. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, May 5, 2015 – Ontario’s Protecting Child Performers Act received Royal Assent today. ACTRA Toronto Councillors and members were at Queen’s Park to mark the historic occasion. ACTRA Toronto…

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Tuesday, May 03, 2022 News Release
May 2, 2022, Toronto – ACTRA Toronto is pleased to announce the hiring of Luisa Alvarez Restrepo (she/her) in the role of Manager: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging. Ms. Alvarez Restrepo is a Colombian-Canadian film executive, progr...
Sunday, March 06, 2022 News Release
Toronto – March 6, 2022 – ACTRA Toronto is proud to announce the winners of the 20th ACTRA Awards in Toronto. Outstanding Performance – Gender Non-Conforming or Female Voice Angela Asher as Voice of God, Silver Cord Trailer (Space Mop) O...
Friday, February 04, 2022 Awards Gala, News Release
Toronto, February 4, 2022 – ACTRA Toronto is pleased to announce the nominees for its Members’ Choice Series Ensemble Award. The winning show will be announced at the 20th ACTRA Awards in Toronto, broadcast on ACTRA Toronto’s YouTube channel on S...
Tuesday, February 01, 2022 News Release
Toronto, February 1, 2022 – outACTRAto, the queer committee of ACTRA Toronto, proudly announces the winner of the third Queer Your Stories Short Film Competition. The competition is a partnership with Inside Out, Canada’s largest 2SLGBTQ+ film fe...
Thursday, January 27, 2022 Awards Gala, News Release
Toronto, January 27, 2022 – ACTRA Toronto is pleased to announce the nominees for the Outstanding Performance on-camera and voice awards. The ACTRA Awards in Toronto will be broadcast on ACTRA Toronto’s YouTube channel on Sunday, March 6, at 8 p....
Thursday, December 16, 2021 Awards Gala, News Release
ART HINDLE TO RECEIVE 2022 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FROM ACTRA TORONTO December 16, 2021, Toronto – Art Hindle, an actor described by his colleagues as Canadian film royalty, will be presented with ACTRA Toronto’s 2022 Award of Excellence at the 20...