Hosted the Annual Gemini Awards for the years 1996-98, the Canadian Country Music Awards for the years 1996-96 and the du Maurier Concert Stage series for the years 1996-97.
3 Interviews |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' (1.83 m)
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[His grandfather's confession that he cold-bloodedly killed a young German soldier led to Gross's fascination with the horror of Passchendaele] It was sort of like a hinge, and a door swung open at that moment onto a life of consequence or adulthood. I can't really put my finger on what it did, but it did change me. And I became very interested in conflict.
Auditioned for the role on Billy Ansel in _The Sweet Hereafter_ , but was passed over in favor of Bruce Greenwood
because of his looks. Director Atom Egoyan
said in October 13, 1997 issue of the Canadian magazine Maclean's, "Paul is a very fine actor, and I was really close to casting him. The problem is that he is really good-looking. Paul is very pretty; Bruce looked rougher.".
Directorial debut: often playing role as a friendly close figure to the main protagonist