Jean Michel Le Gal

Jean Michel Le Gal

Program Completed at the CFC

Actors' Conservatory

Completion Year

2009

Current Information

Current Company

Fountainhead Talent Inc.

Current Title

Actor

Biography

Jean-Michel Le Gal is a Toronto-based, bilingual actor, who has distinguished himself on stage in Canada and on screens around the world. Currently, he plays a series regular on the hit sit-com Max & Shred, airing season 2 on Nickelodeon and YTV this fall. His theatre training began at Studio 58 in Vancouver and continued at the Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre Training at the Stratford Festival in Canada. He went on to perform lead and supporting roles in The Tempest, As You Like It, Merchant of Venice, Noises Off and Molière’s Don Juan, which he also played in French at Montreal’s renowned Théâtre du Nouveau Monde. Jean-Michel translated his stage work to the camera, at the inaugural Actors Conservatory at the Canadian Film Centre. Selected principal roles in television include: Orphan Black, Rookie Blue, Flashpoint, Transporter, Mayday and Jeremiah. Selected lead, supporting and principal roles in film include: Take This Waltz, John A: Birth of a Nation, Foxfire, She Sings For Me, the award-winning What We Have and Benjamin, premiering at Short Cuts, TIFF this fall.