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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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...
Friday, November 05, 2021 News Release, Sandi Ross
Toronto, November 5, 2021 – Beans writer-director Tracey Deer and comedy troupe TallBoyz II Men will be celebrated on Friday, November 12, 2021, at 8 p.m. on www.sandirossawards.com as they accept their 2021 Sandi Ross Awards. Tracey Deer and Tal...
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 News Release
Toronto – September 13, 2021 – ACTRA Toronto Council has approved a name change to their juried performance awards as follows: VOICE: Outstanding Performance – Gender Non-Conforming or Male Voice   Outstanding Performance &#...
Friday, September 10, 2021 News Release
Toronto – September 10, 2021 – ACTRA Toronto Council names Alistair Hepburn to succeed Sue Milling as Executive Director. Hepburn moves up from his role as Director of Film, Television and Digital Media (FTDM) at the branch, transitioning to h...
Monday, April 19, 2021 News Release
Toronto – April 19, 2021 –Today, ACTRA Toronto presents a Showcase featuring a curated selection of self-taped scenes by established and on-the-cusp Black performers in its membership at https://www.diversityshowcase.ca/. The site is a public-...
Tuesday, April 06, 2021 News Release
ACTRA Toronto strongly condemns racism, police violence and all forms of discrimination. In solidarity with the Ontario Human Rights Commission, we support the call for the Toronto Police Services Board, Toronto Police Service, City of Toronto...