Aaron Poole

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Aaron Poole
Aaron Poole.jpg
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Actor
Years active 1995-present

Aaron Poole is a Canadian actor.

Early life[edit]

Poole, who grew up in the Ontario city of Barrie, attended Barrie Central Collegiate, and is a graduate of the Etobicoke School of the Arts and George Brown College.[1]


Poole's credits include the films Killing Zelda Sparks, Adoration and This Beautiful City, and the television series Strange Days at Blake Holsey High and ZOS: Zone of Separation. He was nominated for Best Actor at the 29th Genie Awards for his performance in This Beautiful City. Poole starred in Ed Gass-Donnelly's second feature film Small Town Murder Songs in 2010. He also appeared in the movie Fury.

Poole is an executive producer and one of the lead actors in The Conspiracy,[2] a mockumentary thriller which opened at one location in Toronto on July 19, 2013 and is expected to hit other major cities in Canada a few weeks later, followed by some U.S. cities.

The latest project he worked on was a film called Forsaken with Donald and Kiefer Sutherland.[3]



Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result Ref
2008 ACTRA Awards Best Actor This Beautiful City Won [4]
Genie Awards Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated [5]
2015 Maverick Movie Awards Best Actor: Short The Orchard Nominated [6]
2016 Canadian Screen Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role Strange Empire Nominated [7]


  1. ^ "The Genies give a big hand to a tiny film". The Globe and Mail, April 4, 2009.
  2. ^ "Movie review: The Conspiracy". criticizethis.ca (Isabel Cupryn). July 16, 2013.
  3. ^ "Interview: Christopher MacBride and Aaron Poole talk 'The Conspiracy'". criticizethis.ca (Isabel Cupryn). July 16, 2013.
  4. ^ "The ACTRA Awards in Toronto | ACTRA Toronto". www.actratoronto.com. Retrieved 15 November 2016. 
  5. ^ "awards database". academy.ca. Retrieved 15 November 2016. 
  6. ^ "2015". MAVERICK MOVIE AWARDS: Where moviemakers honor moviemakers from all over the world!. Retrieved 15 November 2016. 
  7. ^ "awards database". academy.ca. Retrieved 15 November 2016. 

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