Adrian Truss

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Adrian Truss
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Truss in 2007
Born (1953-10-18) 18 October 1953 (age 63)
London, England
Residence Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actor, voice actor, stage actor, comedy writer, playwright, director
Years active 1978–present
Spouse(s) Brooke Johnson

Adrian Truss (born 18 October 1953) is a British-Canadian actor, voice actor, stage actor, comedy writer, playwright and director whose more recent work is as a voice actor for animated children's TV shows, Movies and commercials.


Truss was born in London, England. Since moving from England to Canada in 1957, he has starred in movies, plays, and television shows. He is the voice of Jerry in Totally Spies, Dad and Uncle Gizmo in Rolie Polie Olie, Admiral Gil in Atomic Betty, The Dragon in Jane and the Dragon, Armand in Camp Lakebottom and Pete in Total Drama Presents: The Ridonculous Race.

He is a founding member of the comedy troupe, Illustrated Men which includes Bruce Hunter and David Huband.

Truss has performed for The Second City and appeared in episodes of SCTV.

He studied at Ryerson University from 1975 to 1977, he has written and directed several plays for the stage, including Dragonhead, Retribution and Tale of the Scorpion. He has also written episodic TV (Puppets Who Kill) and for the three years wrote the Toronto ACTRA Awards.

Truss also fills in as Stage Manager for his partner's (Brooke Johnson) Trudeau Stories.


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