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FEATURE: Alicia Bunyan-Sampson talks Filmmaking to Gyalcast

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It isn’t always easy being a content creator in Toronto. After the success of her independent film, Happy One Year, (in collaboration with CityLife Film Project) Alicia Bunyan-Sampson’s film received recognition from a multitude of festivals including the Toronto Black Film Festival, Regent Park Film Festival and the CBC, to name a few. But for the big-hearted, quirky, and compassionate …

EditorFEATURE: Alicia Bunyan-Sampson talks Filmmaking to Gyalcast
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FEATURE: Actor Dwain Murphy – Past & Present

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Dwain Murphy was born on the small Caribbean Island of Dominica.  After coming to Canada with his parents at the age of four, Murphy was persuaded to start acting and graduated from the Humber College Acting for Film and Television program.  He is probably best known for playing the character Bishop in “How She Move,” and a supporting roles as Flipper in “Poor Boy’s Game” …

EditorFEATURE: Actor Dwain Murphy – Past & Present
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Award Winner Shailyn Pierre-Dixon Doing It All

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As one of the youngest, brightest and most gifted talents to come out of the Greater Toronto Area, Shailyn-Pierre Dixon is doing it all. A natural born actress with a knack for evoking emotion on set, the child actress recently won Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series at the Canadian …

EditorAward Winner Shailyn Pierre-Dixon Doing It All
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FEATURE: Mouna Traore On Success & Her Thoughts On The Brown Girl Movement

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Born and raised in downtown Toronto, Mouna’s passion for acting began at a young age when she began classes at Young Peoples Theatre. As her love for performance grew, she went on to spend her summers at Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan before attending the prestigious Etobicoke School of the Arts, where she wrote and starred in several theatrical productions. …

EditorFEATURE: Mouna Traore On Success & Her Thoughts On The Brown Girl Movement
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FEATURE: The Girlfriend Experience’s SABRYN ROCK

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Originally from Regina, Saskatchewan, Sabryn started acting for camera at age 11.  She’s appeared on several television shows including The Divide, The Listener,  and Against the Wall. She’s also an accomplished theatre actor and has worked with several companies including The Stratford Festival, Obsidian Theatre, Soulpepper, Nightwood and Acting Upstage.  She was nominated for a Dora award for her work in the 2012 hit Caroline, or Change.  Sabryn is …

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FEATURE: Host Of CBC’s Exhibitionists Amanda Parris

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A true artistic jack-of-all-trades, Amanda Parris, host of CBC’s Exhibitionists and columnist for CBC Arts, took some time out with us to talk about her experience as a former-theatrical-educator-turned-TV host. Sound like a mouthful? That’s because Amanda Parris has done it all, from youth facilitating with organizations like The Remix Project, to having her plays staged at various festivals. Today, …

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FEATURE: Bitten’s Michael Xavier

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Michael Xavier hails from Ottawa, Ontario. Born in 1985, the middle child of five he knew he wanted to be an actor. After graduating from high school he enrolled at Humber College intent on a career in acting. He has had no difficulty finding work in numerous Film and Television productions like Rookie Blue, Heartland, and Covert Affairs. He has …

EditorFEATURE: Bitten’s Michael Xavier