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Brent Stait


B: September 9, 1959 in Snow Lake, Manitoba

Brent Stait grew up in The Pas and in Flin Flon, Manitoba and like most young Canadian boys he spent most of his spare time playing hockey. At 18 he went to work in the mines for the Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co. A year later he spent a summer at the Banff School of Fine Arts and then moved to Toronto to study acting at the Ryerson Theatre School. After Ryerson, he worked at the Stratford Festival spending three years there performing and perfecting his craft. He still performs on stage when he isn’t working in film or television. He is the recipient of a Leo Award for Best actor in a guest starring role, a Tyrone Guthrie award from Stratford and was nominated for a Genie Award for best supporting actor in a mini-series or film. Brent Stait plays Tunnelman Jakes Carter in the series Snowpiercer.

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

Termini Station (1989)

Cadence (1990)
Omen IV: The Awakening (TV-1991)
I Still Dream of Jeannie (TV-1991)
Showdown at Williams Creek (1991)
Firing Squad (TV-1991)
The Man Upstairs (TV-1992)
North of Pittsburgh (1992)
Blind Man’s Bluff (TV-1992)
Call of the Wild (TV-1993)
Born to Run (TV-1993)
Sidney Sheldon’s A Stranger in the Mirror (TV-1993)
Green Dolphin Beat (TV-1994)
A Christmas Romance (TV-1994)
Tokyo Cowboy (1994)
Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Children of the Dust (TV-1995)
Broken Trust (TV-1995)
Deceived by Trust: A Moment of Truth Movie (TV-1995)
Gunfighter’s Moon (1995)
In the Lake of the Woods (TV-1996)
The Limbic Region (TV-1996)
Titanic (TV-1996)
Hostile Force (TV-1996)
For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down (TV-1996)
Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods (TV-1997)
Intensity (TV-1997)
Five Desperate Hours (TV-1997)
Ellen Foster (TV-1997)
Nights Below Station Street (1997)
Roswell: The Aliens Attack (TV-1999)
Mystery, Alaska (1999)
The Sheldon Kennedy Story (TV-1999)
H-E Double Hockey Sticks (1999)

The Virginian (TV-2000)
Touched By a Killer (2001)
Speak (2001)
A Crime of Passion (TV-2003)
On the Corner (2003)
Meltdown (TV-2004)
Capture (2004)
A Job to Kill For (2006)
Dysfunction (2006)
Trial By Fire (TV-2008)
Polar Storm (TV-2009)
Driven to Kill (2009)
Beyond Sherwood Forest (TV-2009)

The Cult (2010)
The Tortured (2010)
Hard Ride to Hell (VR-2010)
Stonehenge Apocalypse (TV-2010)
Hunt to Kill (2010)
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Hamlet (2011)
Final Destination 5 (2011)
The Pastor’s Wife (TV-2011)
Becoming Redwood (2012)
Ghost Storm (TV-2012)
The Wedding Chapel (2013)
Kid Cannabis (2014)
Down Here (2014)
Killer Photo (TV-2015)
Who Killed My Husband? (TV-2016)
Parkman (2016, short)
Newlywed and Dead (TV-2016)
On the Farm (2016)
Hollow in the Land (2017)
Hailey Dean Mystery: 2 + 2 = Murder (TV-2018)
Rabbit (2018)
Memories of Christmas (TV-2018)
Morning Show Mysteries: A Murder in Mind (TV-2019)
The Past Never Dies (TV-2019)

Lonestar Christmas (TV-2020)
Love Stories in Sunflower Valley (TV-2021)
Soccer Mom Madam (TV-2021)

TV Series – Cast: 
Andromeda (2000-2002)
Taken (2002, mini-series)
Into the West (2005, mini-series)

Snowpiercer (2020-)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Supernatural (2006, 2011, 2020)

Fringe (2011)
Sanctuary (2011)
Motive (2013)
Arctic Air (2014)
When Calls the Heart (2014)
Once Upon a Time (2015)
Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
Van Helsing (2018)

Resident Alien (2021)
Martha’s Vineyard Mysteries (2021)

On the Corner, movie poster
On the Corner, movie poster