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Bourne, J. R. 1970–

Bourne, J. R. 1970-

PERSONAL

Born April 8, 1970, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Career:

Actor. Appeared in commercial for Molson Canadian beer, 2004.

Awards, Honors:

Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award, best supporting actor in a Canadian film, and Leo Award nomination, best supporting actor in a feature-length drama, Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Foundation of British Columbia, both 2004, for On the Corner.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Porcaria (short film), 1994.

Joseph, The Final Goal, 1995.

Odin, Jungleground, Norstar Releasing/Starlight, 1995.

Joel, Sea, 2001.

Shop owner, Josie and the Pussycats, Universal, 2001.

Steve, Exiles in Paradise, SuperChannel/Movie Network, 2001.

Benjamin Moss, Thir13en Ghosts (also known as 13 fantomes), Warner Bros., 2001.

Guard in Building 21, Antitrust, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2001.

Bernie, Stuck (short film), 2002.

Mark Peck, Cover Story (also known as Ambition fatale), Skouras, 2002.

Gino, Liebe auf den 2. Blick (also known as Love at Second Sight), Cult Movie Entertainment, 2002.

Handsome actor, Jane Post, 2002, CineClix, 2004.

Leo, The Favourite Game (also known as Le jeu de l'ange), Cine Qua Non Films, 2003.

Doctor, Arbor Vitae (short film), Stage 18 Pictures, 2003.

Hammond, The Truth About Miranda, Wheelbarrow Films, 2004.

Ken, Chemistry (short film), Crazy 8s Film, 2004.

Cliffie, On the Corner, TVA Films, 2004.

James, Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (also known as Ginger Snaps 3, Hellwolf: You Will Be Eaten Alive, and Entre soeurs 3—Le debut), Lions Gate Films, 2004.

Fence, The Zero Sum (also known as Letters), Fast Productions/Grey Area Media/Letterhead Productions/Massey Productions, 2005.

Ray, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Screen Gems, 2005.

Warner, Six Figures, Agitprop Films, 2005.

Michael Stockholder, The Score, Screen Siren Pictures, 2005.

Carter, Severed (also known as Severed: Forest of the Dead), Forest of the Dead Productions, 2005.

Pathologist, Unnatural & Accidental, Odeon Films, 2006.

Larry Franklin, Sisters, Voltage Pictures, 2006.

Malcolm Williams, The Butterfly Effect, New Line Cinema, 2007.

Bryce, Everything's Gone Green, First Independent Pictures, 2007.

Television Appearances; Series:

Paul Deeds, a recurring role, Cold Squad, CTV, 2004-2005.

Martouf/Lantash, a recurring role, Stargate SG-1 (also known as La porte des etoiles), Showtime, 1998-2000, Sci-Fi Channel, 2006.

Sam, a recurring role, Godiva's, Bravo, 2006.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Douglas Freeman, The Right Connections, Showtime, 1997.

Dwayne, The Inspectors, Showtime, 1998.

Sythe, Futuresport, ABC, 1998.

Doorman, Past Perfect, HBO, 1998.

J. C. Reddick (some sources cite J. C. Bender), Return to Cabin by the Lake, USA Network, 2001.

Mr. Picard, Word of Honor, TNT, 2003.

Rick Meadows, Perfect Romance, Lifetime, 2004.

Time reporter, Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie's Angels, NBC, 2004.

Malcolm Lowe, Selling Innocence, Lifetime, 2005.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Joshua Bingham, Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (also known as Aftershock—Das grosse beben, Erdbeben-Inferno: Wenn die welt untergeht, and New York—Der juengste tag), CBS, 1999.

Lance Resnick, Superstorm, 2007.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Borden, "The Box," Strange Luck, Fox, 1995.

Dino Burgess, "Time Enough to Say Good-bye," Side Effects, CBC, 1995.

Dino Burgess, "Goin' Down the Roadie," Side Effects, CBC, 1996.

Kendrick, "Out of the Past," The Sentinel, UPN, 1996.

British Agent Riddley, "Armies of the Night," Two, syndicated, 1996.

Carl Nearman, "The Judge," Millennium, Fox, 1996.

Elliot, "With a Bullet," Madison, Global, 1996.

Elliot, "Stepping into the Starlight," Madison, Global, 1996.

Elliot, "Go Your Own Way," Madison, Global, 1996.

Elliot, "Kiss of Life," Madison, Global, 1996.

Shane Gant, "Like It's 1999," The Crow: Stairway to Heaven, syndicated, 1998.

Seth Kincaid, "The Really Real Reenactment," Viper, syndicated, 1998.

Frank Noyce, "The Vine," Dad Man's Gun, Showtime, 1999.

"The Kids Stay in the Picture," Higher Ground, Fox Family Channel, 2000.

Dell Tinker, "Zig Zag," The Outer Limits (also known as The New Outer Limits), Showtime and syndicated, 2000.

Matt Paladin, "An Asian in the Sun," Beggars and Choosers, Showtime, 2000.

Matt Paladin, "We'll Always Have Burbank," Beggars and Choosers, Showtime, 2001.

Bobby Talisman, "Bob Day Afternoon," Big Sound, Global, 2001.

Bobby Talisman, "Sutton Killed the Radio Star," Big Sound, Global, 2001.

Stenn, "The Touch," Jeremiah, Showtime, 2002.

Keith, "Rachel Glass and the No Good, Very Bad Day," Breaking News, Bravo, 2002.

William Ataturk, "Day of Judgement, Day of Wrath," Andromeda (also known as Gene Roddenberry's "Andromeda"), syndicated, 2003.

Marshall Ataturk, "Shadows Cast by a Final Salute," Andromeda (also known as Gene Roddenberry's "Andromeda"), syndicated, 2003.

Ricky, "The Face Is Familiar," Century City, CBS, 2004.

"Vortex," The Dead Zone (also known as Stephen King's "Dead Zone"), USA Network, 2006.

Stan Keeler, "Man Down," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2007.

Connell Johnson, "Day 6: 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.," 24, Fox, 2007.

OTHER SOURCES

Periodicals:

TV Zone, April, 2001.

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