Welcome to ACTRA Montreal

ACTRA Montreal represents 3,000 of Canada’s 27,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media in Canada. As an advocate for Canadian culture since 1943, ACTRA is a member-driven union that continues to secure rights and respect for the work of professional performers.


ACTRA Montreal Branch Council

Congratulations to ACTRA Montreal’s newly elected Branch Council and Alternates: Tyrone Benskin, Thor Bishopric, Stephanie Breton, Tristan D. Lalla, Matt Holland, Richard Jutras, Li Li, Stephane Lefebvre, Elizabeth Neale, Eleanor Noble, Simon Peacock, Jen Viens, Richard M. Dumont, Mariah Inger, Julian Stamboulieh and Kathleen Stavert. Reconfirmed as ACTRA Montreal’s Executive are: Simon Peacock – President, Eleanor Noble – Vice-President, Thor Bishopric – Treasurer and Elizabeth Neale – Secretary.

What's Shooting

When you’re part of ACTRA you’re part of the strongest full-service cultural union in Canada. Check out what’s shooting in our neck of the woods. From rural town locations, to cityscapes, lakes, purpose built studios, mo-cap studios and more, ACTRA Agreements fit every budget.

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ACTRA Montreal Awards

Congratulations to all of the winners and honourees at the 2019 ACTRA Montreal Performance Awards. Presented at Le Gesu, the ACTRA Awards recognize outstanding performances by ACTRA Montreal members and celebrate accomplishments and excellence in our film, television and videogame industry.

President's Message

Simon Peacock
These are challenging times for ACTRA Montreal, as we face a crisis like none other in our history. I want members to know that we are still working hard. Payments are being processed, your questions are being answered, and we continue to advocate for the rights of performers. We are also lobbying all levels of government to ensure we get the financial support we need to get through these trying times. Please keep checking the website and our social media pages to get the latest news. In the meantime stay safe and look after each other - it’s what Unions do.

ACTRA Magazine: Winter 2020

Enjoy the Winter 2020 edition of ACTRA Magazine… Catch up on the latest ACTRA news, stories, accolades and advice from around your union!