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Hugh Thompson

Hugh Thompson, actor,
Hugh Thompson in a publicity photo for the film Touched.

B: in Nova Scotia

In addition to his work work in film and television, Hugh Thompson has appeared in just about every major theatre in Canada including Toronto`s Royal Alex, Montreal’s Centaur Theatre, The Citadel Theatre, The Grand Theatre, and Festival Antigonish. He won a Gemini Award for his work in the TV movie Blessed Stranger. He won a 2013 Merritt Award for his performance in Whale Riding Weather, from playwright Bryden MacDonald directed by Thom Fitzgerald.

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

Looking for Miracles (TV-1989)
Sea of Love (1989)

Net Worth (TV-1995)
Fight for Justice: The Nancy Conn Story (TV-1995)
Maximum Risk (1996)
Mistrial (TV-1996)
Ed McBain’s 87th Precinct: Ice (TV-1996)
Recipe for Revenge (TV-1998)

Blessed Stranger: After Flight 111 (TV-2000)
A Glimpse of Hell (TV-2001)
Stolen Miracle (TV-2001)
The Christmas Shoes (TV-2002)
100 Days in the Jungle (TV-2002)
Another Country (TV-2002)
Noise (2005)
Our Fathers (TV-2005)
Whole New Thing (2005)
Poor Boy’s Game (2006)
A Stone’s Throw (2006)
Growing Op (2008)
The Memory Keeper’s Daughter (TV-2008)

Copperhead (2013)
Lure (2014)
Across the Line (2015)
Touched (2017)
Duet (2017, short)
Splinters (2018)
Hopeless Romantic (2018)
Stage Mother (2019)

TV Series – Cast:
Black Harbour (1996-1999)

Trudeau (2002, mini-series)
October 1970 (2006, mini-series)
Sea Wolf (2009, mini-series)

Forgive Me (2013-2018)
The Book of Negroes (2015, mini-series)

Chapelwaite (2021)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
War of the Worlds (1989)

The Great defender (1995)
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996, 1999)
Due South (1997)
Total Recall 2070 (1999)
Traders (1999, 2000)

The Eleventh Hour (2005)
M.V.P. (2008)
Flashpoint (2009)

Haven (2010)
Rookie Blue (2011)

Touched, movie, poster,