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Nelson Leis

Nelson Heino Leis is a film, television and stage actor born in Kemptville, Ontario, Canada, a small farming town outside of Ottawa. He is of Estonian, French, Spanish and Italian heritage. His family moved to Brownsville, Texas for a brief time before settling in Vancouver, British Columbia. After becoming involved in high school and community ... See full bio »

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Story of a Girl
Kayak to Klemtu
Valley of the Boom
Valley of the Boom Danny Socolof


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  True Colors (Short) (announced)
 2018 Valley of the Boom (TV Series) (filming)
Danny Socolof
- Episode #1.4 ... Danny Socolof
 2019 Genesis Code
Detective Gaines
 2018 The Whistler (Short)
The Whistler
 2017 American Junkie (TV Mini-Series)
Bobby Tucker
- What's in a Name? (2017) ... Bobby Tucker
 2017 Kayak to Klemtu
 2017/I Letters (Short)
 2017 Story of a Girl (TV Movie)
 2017 Rogue (TV Series)
 2017 When Calls the Heart (TV Series)
Glenn Tate
- Heart of a Teacher (2017) ... Glenn Tate
- Change of Heart (2017) ... Glenn Tate
- The Heart of the Community (2017) ... Glenn Tate
 2017 When We Rise (TV Mini-Series)
Angry Man In Crowd
- Night II: Parts II and III (2017) ... Angry Man In Crowd (uncredited)
 2016 Hell on Wheels (TV Series)
Lone Barkeep
- Any Sum Within Reason (2016) ... Lone Barkeep
 2016 Bates Motel (TV Series)
Portland Dad
- Goodnight, Mother (2016) ... Portland Dad
 2015/I Distortion
 2015/I Helix
Barret (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2015 Chiral (Short)
 2015 Ties That Bind (TV Series)
- United Front (2015) ... Brad
 2015 Backstrom (TV Series)
- Inescapable Truth (2015) ... Woody
 2015 Mythos (TV Mini-Series)
- Promethea, Unbound (2015) ... Hunter
 2014 Lead and Follow (Short)
 2014 Earthlickers (Short)
Town Fool
 2014 The Flash (TV Series)
Scraggly Witness
- Pilot (2014) ... Scraggly Witness
 2013 Evangeline
 2013 The Killing (TV Series)
Stony Mystic
- Scared and Running (2013) ... Stony Mystic
 2013 Supernatural (TV Series)
- The Great Escapist (2013) ... Esper
 2013 Bad Seeds (TV Series)
- The Messenger (2013) ... Steve
- Career Opportunities (2013) ... Steve
- Bad Habits (2013) ... Steve
 2013 Arrow (TV Series)
- Unfinished Business (2013) ... Slim
 2012/I Butterfly (Short)
 2012 Dark World (Short)
 2012 The Pirouette (Short)
 2012 True Justice (TV Series)
- Dirty Money (2012) ... Jak
- Violence of Action (2012) ... Jak
 2012 Fringe (TV Series)
- Everything in Its Right Place (2012) ... Mikey
 2011/V The Last Supper (Short)
 2010 The Jim (TV Series)
Jim Maynes
- Maxed Out (2010) ... Jim Maynes (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
- Lights, Camera, Action! (2010) ... Jim Maynes (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
- An Indecent Proposal (2010) ... Jim Maynes (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
- Monkeys & Carrots & Rabbits, Oh My! (2010) ... Jim Maynes (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
- Working It Out (2010) ... Jim Maynes (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2009/I Replay (Short)
Cop (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2007 The 4400 (TV Series)
Actor Playing Matthew
- The Marked (2007) ... Actor Playing Matthew (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Rodney Bearden
- The Screwfly Solution (2006) ... Rodney Bearden (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2006 Daingerfield (Short)
Mr. Help Me Out (uncredited)
 2005 Insecticidal
Kyle (as Nelson Carter-Leis)
 2002/I Free
 2002 Jeremiah (TV Series)
Jimmy Holcomb
- The Bag (2002) ... Jimmy Holcomb
 2001 Big Sound (TV Series)
Neil O'Malley
- Dire Straits (2001) ... Neil O'Malley
- Shabbas Bloody Shabbas (2001) ... Neil O'Malley
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Nelson Carter-Leis


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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