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Tamara Podemski


B: October 16, 1977 in Toronto, Ontario

Tamara Podemski is Ojibway/Israeli. She is a graduate of the Claude Watson School for the Performing Arts in Toronto where she studied theatre, dance, and music throughout its 10-year program. Her career began at age 9 when she was the lead singer on a children’s album. Her work in Four Sheets to the Wind was recognized with a Special Jury Prize for Acting at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. This was the first time a Native North American had won an award for acting at Sundance, and also a first for any Canadian actress. Podemski now makes her home in Los Angeles.

Official website
Also see: Tamara Podemski to Run.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Dance Me Outside (1995)

Johnny Greyeyes (2000)
Another Country: A North of 60 Mystery (TV-2003)
Tamara Podemski: Meegwetch (2004, short)
Spirit: The Seventh Fire (VR-2005)
Four Sheets to the Wind (2007)

Making a Scene (TV-2010)
The Lesser Blessed (2013)
Never Saw It Coming (2017)
Guest of Honour (2019)

TV Series – Cast:
Ready or Not (1993)
Bluehawk (1994, mini-series)
The Rez (1996-1998)
Indian Summer: The Oka Crisis (2006, mini-series)

Coroner (2019, mini-series)
Run (2020, Pilot)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Exhibit A: Secrets of Forensic Science (2001)
Rabbit Fall (2007)
New Amsterdam (2008)

Heartland (2012)
Copper (2013)
Cracked (2013)
Holly Hobbie (2018)

Tamara Podemski is represented by:
318 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ONv
M5T 1G5

Phone: 416-413-7800
Fax: 416-413-7804
Email: info(at)etmltd.com

;The Lesser Blessed, movie poster;