|Born||June 5, 1952|
|Alma mater||Dalhousie Law School|
|Occupation||Actor, lawyer, film and television producer|
He received a Diploma in Theatre from the London Drama Studio in London, England in 1976. He received his Bachelor of Public Relations from Mount St. Vincent University in 1985, receiving the President's Award for his academic achievements. Dunn graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) in 1998.
Barrie worked for many years at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, winning the Moonsnail award for "Best Documentary" for his work on Theatre On The Mulgrave Road at the Atlantic Film Festival. Barrie has made guest lectures on entertainment law issues at Dalhousie University, as well as taught Film and Television Production at Mount St. Vincent University, both in Nova Scotia. Before getting involved in the film industry Barrie was a street performer in Eastern Europe. He was among the producers of the 2011 film Afghan Luke.
Dunn was a practising lawyer at the law firm Pink Larkin. He was called to the Nova Scotia Bar in 1999. Dunn is a previous President of the Nova Scotia Film & Television Producers Association. He was once featured as a contestant on the game show Card Sharks.