Landon Liboiron

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Landon Liboiron
Born Landon Ryan Liboiron
(1991-05-15) May 15, 1991 (age 25)
Jenner, Alberta, Canada
Occupation Actor
Years active 2006–present
Home town Jenner, Alberta

Landon Liboiron (born May 15, 1991[1]) is a Gemini Award-nominated Canadian actor. He is best known for playing Declan Coyne in Degrassi: The Next Generation and his lead role as Peter Rumancek in Netflix's original series Hemlock Grove (2013–15).

Early life[edit]

Liboiron is from the small farming community of Jenner, Alberta, where he and his two older brothers were raised. He is the son of Lorraine Mack and Marcel Liboiron.[1] Liboiron's mother, an artist, supportive of his desire to act, frequently drove her son to Vancouver for acting classes and auditions.[2]

Career[edit]

Before Liboiron got his big break role, when he was cast in the Canadian teen drama television series Degrassi: The Next Generation, he appeared in several TV films.

In 2011, Landon Liboiron played Josh Shannon in the sci-fi television series Terra Nova, the son of the lead character, played by Jason O'Mara, and his wife, played by Shelley Conn.[3]

In 2013, Liboiron was cast in a lead role opposite Bill Skarsgard and Famke Janssen as high school student and Romani werewolf Peter Rumancek in the Netflix original series Hemlock Grove.[4] Liboiron reprised his role in the second and third season of the series.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Moondance Alexander Freddie
2008 Passchendaele Young German soldier
2010 Altitude Bruce Parker
2010 Daydream Nation Paul
2011 The Howling: Reborn Will
2012 Girl in Progress Trevor
2015 Burning Bohdi Dylan

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Flashpoint Simon Strachan Episode: "He Knows His Brother"
2009 Wild Roses Jude 6 episodes
2009–10 Degrassi: The Next Generation Declan Coyne Regular role
2010–11 Life Unexpected Sam Bradshaw 5 episodes
2011 Terra Nova Josh Shannon Regular role; 13 episodes
2011 R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour: The Series Josh Episode: "The Perfect Brother"
2013–15 Hemlock Grove Peter Rumancek Lead role; 33 episodes

Web[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2016 Last Teenagers of the Apolcaypse Grim 4 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Category Award Result Ref.
2010 Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series Gemini Award Nominated [6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Landon Liboiron". TV Guide. 
  2. ^ Allison (November 11, 2010). "Degrassi's Landon Liboiron Soars In Altitude". Red Hot Much. Retrieved November 13, 2010. 
  3. ^ Levine, Stuart (October 26, 2010). "'Terra Nova' says kids are people too". Variety. Retrieved November 13, 2010. 
  4. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (April 3, 2012). "'Terra Nova's' Landon Liboiron Joins Netflix's 'Hemlock Grove' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 9, 2012. 
  5. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (September 2, 2014). "Netflix Renews ‘Hemlock Grove’ For Third And Final Season". Deadline.com. Retrieved September 2, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Gemini Award nominations announced: Flashpoint, chef Lynn Crawford, Top Model host Jay Manuel among nominees". Toronto Life. Retrieved February 26, 2012. 

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