Nicholas Campbell

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  • Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter
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Fast Facts

  • His mother was a Russian woman who escaped a Nazi concentration camp, and his father was a Canadian of Scots descent.
  • Grew up in Montreal.
  • Studied pre-law when he entered college, but then switched his focus to English and drama.
  • Was the original portrayer of the title character in The Hitchhiker, an HBO anthology series, but the role was recast after the first season.
  • Has written and directed several films, including the 1992 documentary Stepping Razor: Red X.
  • Has won several Canadian Gemini Awards, including one for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for the made-for-TV movie Major Crime (1997).  
  • Is a horse-racing enthusiast.

Awards

  • 1983, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 2000, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 1982, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee

Relationships

  • Jassa — Son
  • Louisa Martin — Ex-wife
  • Reimi Kobayashi — Ex-wife
  • Harmeet Ahluwalia — Ex-wife
  • Cole — Son
  • Clayne — Son

College

  • Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada (1974); attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England

Details

  • Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter

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