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Jim Chad

Jim was born in Toronto, Ontario. His first interest in the entertainment industry was spawned from a film he wrote and directed at the age of 12 called The Generous Family during a grade school competition. In 1978 he began his professional career as an extra in numerous C.B.C productions and his first feature film debut as an extra occurred in a... See full bio »
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 2014 Suits (TV Series) (production assistant - 1 episode)
- This Is Rome (2014) ... (production assistant)
 1995 National Lampoon's Senior Trip (production assistant: second unit)
 1993 M. Butterfly (production assistant - uncredited)
 1992 Devlin (TV Movie) (location assistant)
 1991 The Hidden Room (TV Series) (location assistant - 13 episodes)
- Rogue in the Bathroom (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Let Death Do Us Part (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Death of the right fielder (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Dream of the Wolf (1991) ... (location assistant)
- A Type of Love Story (1991) ... (location assistant)
 1991 Stepping Out (location assistant)
 1990-1991 Deadly Nightmares (TV Series) (location assistant - 20 episodes)
- New Blood (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Secrets (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Offspring (1991) ... (location assistant)
- A Whole New You (1991) ... (location assistant)
- Made in Paris (1991) ... (location assistant)
 1990 The Freshman (stand-in - uncredited)
 1988-1990 My Secret Identity (TV Series) (stand-in - 46 episodes)
- More Than Meets the Eye (1990) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Best Friends (1990) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Off the Record (1990) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- White Lies (1990) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Misfire (1990) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
 1987-1989 Diamonds (TV Series) (stand-in - 31 episodes)
- Death Kiss (1989) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Dinosaur (1989) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Back in Fashion (1989) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Le Cheval: Part 2 (1989) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Separate Ways (1988) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
 1989 Glory! Glory! (TV Movie) (stand-in - uncredited)
 1986 Courage (TV Movie) (stand-in - uncredited)
 1985 Perry Mason Returns (TV Movie) (stand-in - uncredited)
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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Appeared on the game show "Definition" as a contestant. He won three matches and won a set of 1980 edition World Book Encyclopedias, a Brother Sewing Machine, 6 Pails of Ruff-it Wall Stucco, 6 cans of sealer and bonus cash in the sum of just over 500 dollars. The game show was hosted by Jim Perry from '74 to the early '90s. Jim Perry encouraged Chad, on the air, to pursue his acting career at the... See more »

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