Allen Altman is a Canadian actor, who has worked alongside some of the biggest names in Hollywood.
After a very successful 2010 including roles in two films (Incendies and Above the Knee, both selected for Toronto International Film Festival’s Canada’s Top Ten list), Allen Altman’s success continues into 2011. Altman plays a supporting role in Incendies which was nominated for an OSCAR for Best Foreign Language Film. Fans can look for Altman in the second season of the critically acclaimed series Living in Your Car, directed by David Steinberg (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Weeds) in his role as Gordon Stonewell. In addition, he stars in Movie of the Week, Wandering Eye, directed by François Dompierre (All the Days Before Tomorrow) currently airing on TMN and Showcase.
Altman’s numerous movie credits include Incendies Head in the Clouds with Penelope Cruz and Charlize Theron, Dead Silent with Rob Lowe, and The Jackal with Bruce Willis. He has also appeared in 4400, The Border, Painkiller Jane and The Peacekeeper, as well as starring as Billy Hunter in Showcase’s Gemini Award-winning dramatic series Paradise Falls for three seasons.
Allen speaks English and Canadian French.