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Stuart Gillard


B: April 28, 1950 in Coronation, Alberta

Stuart Gilliard is a multi-award-winning director, writer, producer and actor. He has been nominated for the prestigious DGA (Directors Guild of America) Award three times, winning for Going to the Mat, a movie he directed for the Walt Disney Company. After graduating from the University of Alberta, Gillard was one of twelve candidates selected to study acting at the National Theatre School in Montreal, Canada. He then was invited to Seattle, Washington where he was a founding member of the University of Washington Professional Acting Troupe. He returned to Canada where he won the country’s top acting awards, an Etrog – precursor to the Genie – for his role in 1974’s Why Rock the Boat. He now makes his home in Los Angeles. We list his credits as an Actor first.