(February 1, 2021 – Toronto, ON) Born in Pointe Claire, Québec, Amanda Brugel grew up near Oshawa, Ontario. A Fine Arts Talent Scholarship at York University brought a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2000. In the 20 years since, Brugel has landed roles in more than 60 productions on the big and small screens, drawing the most attention when she landed the role of Rita on the award-winning series, The Handmaid’s Tale. Brugel was the only Canadian cast member in Season 1.
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