Ron White (actor)

Ron White (June 9, 1953 – April 4, 2018 [1] was a Canadian film and television actor. During his career, he was nominated for two Genie Awards and six Gemini Awards.

Ron White
Born(1953-06-09)June 9, 1953
OccupationActor
Years active1979–2018
SpouseLisa Robertson
Children1

CareerEdit

Born in Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada, White had an extensive career. Some of his most notable television roles included Conrad Peters in Tom Stone[2] and Donny Caswell in Black Harbour.[2] He had performed in television movies such as Another Country,[2] Trudeau[2] and The Arrow.[2]

Selected filmographyEdit

FilmEdit

TelevisionEdit

VideogamesEdit

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
1989 10th Genie Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Cowboys Don't Cry Nominated
1992 6th Gemini Awards Best Guest Performance in a Series by an Actor or Actress Mom P.I. Nominated
1994 8th Gemini Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series Manic Nominated
1996 17th Genie Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Screamers Nominated
1998 12th Gemini Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series The Arrow Nominated
2001 16th Gemini Awards Heart: The Marilyn Bell Story Nominated
2002 17th Gemini Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story Nominated
2009 24th Gemini Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role The Line Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ron White, obituary
  2. ^ a b c d e "North of 60 Interview: Ron White". www.wintertime.com. Retrieved 25 March 2017.

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