Kett Turton

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Kett Turton
Born Birkett Kealy Turton
(1982-04-04) April 4, 1982 (age 32)
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1997–present

Birkett Kealy "Kett" Turton (born April 4, 1982) is an American-born Canadian film and television actor.

Biography[edit]

Turton was born in Portland, Oregon, United States, and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He started acting in local theater performances when he was 4 years old. At the age of 15, he played the role of Darrin in the Canadian movie Rollercoaster, for which he was nominated for Canada's prestigious Leo Award.

Since then, Turton has had various roles in both television and film. Most notable are his major roles in television series Dead Last, television mini-series Kingdom Hospital and film Gypsy 83. In Gypsy 83 he played the role of Clive, a gay, goth teen coming of age, alongside Sara Rue. This role earned him the Best Actor Award at Outfest, an LGBT film festival.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Character
1999 Rollercoaster Darrin
1999 H-E Double Hockey Sticks Skid
2000 Ricky 6 Greg
2001 Gypsy 83 Clive Webb
2002 The Water Game Gavin
2003 Heart of America Daniel Lyne
2003 Coming Down the Mountain (short) Joe
2003 Falling Angels Tom
2004 Saved! Mitch
2004 Walking Tall Kenner
2004 My Old Man (short) Young Hank
2004 Show Me Jackson
2004 Blade: Trinity Dingo
2005 A Simple Curve Buck
2006 Firewall Vel

Theatre[edit]

TV Movies[edit]

Year Title Character
1998 Beauty Sean
1999 Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge John
2000 Secret Cutting Craig Crosetto
2000 Deadlocked Ellis Moseley
2005 Ladies Night Zack Pavalek

TV Shows[edit]

Year Title Episode title(s) Character
1997 Millennium The Curse of Frank Black Ghost Storyteller
1998 Dead Man's Gun The Photographer 'Little Boy' Dawkins
1998 The X Files The Pine Bluff Variant Brit (uncredited)
1998 Da Vinci's Inquest Gabriel Nate Gillis
1999 The Net Chem Lab Kiss Shirt
1999 First Wave Normal, Illinois Robbie Harlock
2000 Cold Squad Life After Death Young Daniel
2000 So Weird Vampire Pete
2000 Higher Ground Attention Deficit
Mended Fences
Because I Love You
David Ruxton
2001 Dead Last Series Vaughn Parrish
2001 Mentors Nothing to Fear Reggie
2001 SK8 All Skate Kevin
2001 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show Honey, I'm Going to Teach You a Lesson Manny
2001 Strange Frequency More Than a Feeling Toby
2002 Smallville Shimmer Jeff Palmer
2002 Dark Angel Love in Vein Jonathan
2002 The Dead Zone Unreasonable Doubt Goth Guy
2003 Dead Like Me Sunday Mornings Rich Guggenheim
2003 24 Day 3: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Day 3: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Tim
2004 Kingdom Hospital Series Paul/Antubis
2005 Godiva's Fast and Loose Eddie
2005 Supernatural Phantom Traveler Max Jaffe
2012 Fringe The Human Kind Briggs

Video games[edit]

  • Spider-Man (2000) - Bank Thug Pilot (voice, in cut scene, uncredited)

Awards[edit]

  • Nominated for Canadian Leo - Best Actor (Rollercoaster)
  • Won Copper Wing Award (at the Phoenix Film Festival) - Best Ensemble (Rollercoaster)
  • Won Grand Jury Award (at OUTfest) - Best Actor Award (Gypsy 83)

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