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Don McKellar

Don McKellar was born on August 17, 1963 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor and director, known for Last Night (1998), Blindness (2008) and eXistenZ (1999). He was previously married to Tracy Wright. See full bio »
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Last Night
Last Night Patrick Wheeler
Blindness Thief
eXistenZ Yevgeny Nourish


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 2016 The Bequest (post-production)
Dr. Bert Morrison
 2016 Your Mother and I (Short)
 2016 Window Horses
Dietmar (voice)
 2014-2016 Sensitive Skin (TV Series)
Al Jackson
- Episode #2.3 (2016) ... Al Jackson
- Episode #2.4 (2016) ... Al Jackson
- Episode #2.2 (2016) ... Al Jackson
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Al Jackson
- The Return of the Other Davina (2014) ... Al Jackson
 2015 Zoom
 2013 Three Days in Havana
 2013 Subconscious Password (Short)
The Host (voice)
 2013 Treading Water
 2012 Post-War Blues (Short)
Weapons of mass media expert
 2011 I'm Yours
 2011 Republic of Doyle (TV Series)
J.J. Murphy
- A Stand Up Guy (2011) ... J.J. Murphy
 2010/II Trigger
 2010 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
 2009 Cooking with Stella
Michael Laffont
 2009 Manson, My Name Is Evil
 2008 Green Door (Short)
 2008 Blindness
 2008 The Englishman's Boy (TV Mini-Series)
- Part Two (2008) ... Coster
- Part One (2008) ... Coster
 2007 Redacted
Criminal Investigator (voice)
 2006 Monkey Warfare
 2006 At the Hotel (TV Series)
- I F***ed Lou Reed (2006) ... Woody
 2005 Where the Truth Lies
Publishing Executive
 2005 The Rick Mercer Report (TV Series)
Food Court Patron
- Episode #2.8 (2005) ... Food Court Patron
 2004 Childstar
Rick Shiller - the driver
 2004/I Clean
 2003 Public Domain
 2002 Rub & Tug
 2002 Trudeau (TV Movie)
 2001 I Was a Rat (TV Mini-Series)
Oliver Tapscrew
 2001 Degrassi: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Keith Barra
- Mother and Child Reunion: Part 2 (2001) ... Keith Barra
- Mother and Child Reunion: Part 1 (2001) ... Keith Barra
 2001 The Art of Woo
 2001 The Industry (TV Series)
John Kalileah
- Alan's Ex (2001) ... John Kalileah
 2000 Waydowntown
 2000 This Might Be Good (Short)
 2000 You Tell Me (Short)
 1999 Sea People (TV Movie)
Mr. Whittaker, School Teacher
 1999 The Passion of Ayn Rand (TV Movie)
 1998 Elimination Dance (Short)
Male Dance Partner
 1998 The Herd
 1998 The Red Violin
Evan Williams (Montréal)
 1997 Once a Thief (TV Series)
Sam Fransisco
- Rave On (1997) ... Sam Fransisco
 1997 In the Presence of Mine Enemies (TV Movie)
Paul Heller
 1996 Never Met Picasso
 1995 Side Effects (TV Series)
Elaine's Lover
- Rust Proof (1995) ... Elaine's Lover
 1995 When Night Is Falling
 1995 Taking the Falls (TV Series)
 1994 Arrowhead (Short)
Ray Bud
 1994 Camilla
Security Guard
 1994 Exotica
 1994 RoboCop (TV Series)
Dr. Newlove
- Zone Five (1994) ... Dr. Newlove
 1993 Coleslaw Warehouse (Short)
 1992 Giant Steps
Real Estate Hucker
 1991 The Adjuster
Tyler - The Young Censor
 1989 Roadkill
Russel, the Serial Killer
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He and Bob Martin wrote the book for the musical, "The Drowsy Chaperone," on Broadway in New York City with Beth Leavel, Sutton Foster, Bob Martin and Danny Burstein in the cast. Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison were composers and lyricists. David Gallo was scenic designer. Gregg Barnes was costume designer. Casey Nicholaw was ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Don Mckellar


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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It usually comes from some sort of alchemical combination of character and a vague sense of plot or an idea or a theme, such as Last Night, character-plus-the-end-of-the-world. That's what it tends to be. I have never started out with a plot. I've thought of ideas, places and themes and character. See more »


Graduated Lawrence Park Collegiate in Toronto. See more »

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