Nicole Stamp

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Nicole Stamp
Nicole Stamp.jpg
Born Nicole Stamp
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Television host, actress, filmmaker, voice actress

Nicole Stamp is a Canadian television host, actress, filmmaker,[1] director,[2] playwright,[3][4] and voice actress.

Career[edit]

Stamp works as a host, producer, and director,[5] having started her career at TVOntario, where she co-hosted TVOntario's afternoon block, The SPACE, from 2003 to 2007. Stamp also hosted the Ontario Championships of Reach For The Top from 2004 until 2009. She can still be seen on TVO playing EnviroGirl,[6] an educational superhero in a live-action miniseries she also wrote.

Stamp has directed and hosted hundreds of red carpet talent interviews at the Toronto International Film Festival for Alliance Films[7] and Tribute Media.[8]

TVOntario won the "Best Interactive" Gemini Award for the series Time Trackers, a historical series hosted by Stamp in which she also voiced several animated characters.[9] Stamp also co-hosted TVOntario's Word Wizard,[10] which was nominated for a Gemini Award for Best Interactive show. In total TVOntario has won 2 Geminis among 6 nominations for series in which Stamp hosted or performed lead roles.

Stamp improvised for two seasons with The Second City's Canadian National Touring Company,.[11] She is a Toronto native who attended Richview Collegiate Institute and earned her degree from the University of Toronto.[12]

Stamp's voice work includes portraying Police Cadet Sanders[13] in Total Drama Presents: The Ridonculous Race. She has also voiced characters for videogame giant Ubisoft,[14] and she voiced several characters in the TIFF short animated film Interregnum,[15][16][17] about Rene Carmille, a Frenchman who bravely saved thousands of people from the Nazis.

As a writer, Stamp created a critically acclaimed solo show, BETTER PARTS,[18][19] which garnered 5 N's from Now Magazine [20] and was called "intoxicatingly written and joyously performed" by The Globe And Mail.[21] Stamp has also been an invited member of the prestigious Playwrights' Unit at the Tarragon Theatre [22] and the Theatre Passe Muraille Playwrights' Collective.[23]

Stamp is internationally known for her portrayal of Melanippe Callis in the Canadian Screen Award-winning [24] webseries Carmilla, which has over 45 million views worldwide.

As of 2016, Nicole Stamp is the director and co-host of Inside Between, the digital aftershow for the City Canada and Netflix Drama, Between.[25]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.torontourbanfilmfestival.com/festivals/2008?page=3
  2. ^ http://www.dailyxtra.com/toronto/agitprops-54236
  3. ^ http://torontoist.com/2007/10/nicole_stamp_sh/
  4. ^ http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/two-tales-of-diversity/article739320/
  5. ^ https://nowtoronto.com/stage/personal-stamp/
  6. ^ http://tvoparents.backend.tvo.org/program/120255/the-incredible-adventures-of-enviro-girl?page=2
  7. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRp6yS4YRfg&list=PL261B4317A6199796
  8. ^ http://www.tribute.ca/tiff/?s=nicole+stamp&cat=6
  9. ^ http://www.awn.com/news/doodlez-wins-toon-gemini
  10. ^ http://awardsandwinners.com/winner/?name=patricia-ellingson&mid=/m/0wzjw5c
  11. ^ http://www.carmillatheseries.com/
  12. ^ http://news.utoronto.ca/silver-season-theatre-and-drama-program-celebrates-25th-anniversary
  13. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3787754/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_7
  14. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5114332/fullcredits/
  15. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOEFO1kU8rY
  16. ^ http://design.yorku.ca/?p=627
  17. ^ http://www.bravofact.com/2011/10/05/interregnum-2010/
  18. ^ http://torontoist.com/2007/10/nicole_stamp_sh/
  19. ^ http://www.blogto.com/theatre/2007/10/thursday_theatre_review_better_parts/
  20. ^ https://nowtoronto.com/stage/personal-stamp/
  21. ^ http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/two-tales-of-diversity/article739320/
  22. ^ http://www.tribute.ca/tiff/?s=nicole+stamp&cat=6
  23. ^ http://www.nationalpost.com/story.html?id=00e7bc68-cac6-4991-bfd5-2edd9b667636&k=47905
  24. ^ http://www.academy.ca/Canadian-Screen-Awards/2016-Nominees-Winners/Digital-Media
  25. ^ http://between.citytv.com/aftershow/

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