Advisory Committee

Candice Elzinga

Casting Director

A 4-time Emmy Nominee based in Vancouver since 1995, Candice Elzinga has been responsible for casting some of the leading feature films, television series and movies for television shot in Western Canada. A trained actor with her BFA in Acting from the University of Alberta, Candice brings a profound understanding of the acting process to her work. read more about Candice Elzinga

Murray Gibson

Talent Agent

With post-secondary training focused on Marketing and Public Relations, Gibson became a Talent Agent in 1986 and works with Red Talent Management, Inc. representing Canadian actors for film, television, theatre, and radio in Canada, and around the globe. He produced a short film to gain a more thorough knowledge of all aspects of the entertainment industry. Mr. Gibson was one of the founding members of the Talent Agents and Managers Association of Canada (TAMAC), a self-governing body of the professional Talent Agents in Canada, and served on its board. In a highly competitive industry, he is known for both his sense of humour, and his ethics. He also travels extensively, and relaxes by scuba diving, rock climbing, white water rafting, and sky diving.
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Rob LaBelle

Actor & Executive Producer

A graduate of Brown University and NYU’s Graduate Program in Acting, Rob LaBelle has worked as an actor, director and producer in theatre, film and television for over 20 years. He is the executive producer of the hit series Motive, and worked on such early features from ground-breaking director Todd Haynes as Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story and Poison. Rob has also worked with directors Barry Sonnenfeld, Harold Becker, Roland Joffe, Wes Craven, Bruce MacDonald, Roger Spottiswoode, Stan Douglas and Zack Snyder. read more about Rob LaBelle

William B. Davis

Founding Director & Actor

Before becoming "Cancer Man" on the hit TV series The X-Files, William Davis had a long career as a teacher, director and actor. He has been the Director of Canada's two leading acting schools: the National Theatre School and the Vancouver Playhouse Acting School. He was the founding Artistic Director of Festival Lennoxville in Quebec, Director of the Dundee Repertory Theatre in Scotland and Assistant Director at the National Theatre of Great Britain. read more about William B. Davis