June 30, 1966 |
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Spouse(s)||Tammy Isbell (2000–present)|
|Children||Thomas & Samuel (twins), born 2004|
Peter Outerbridge (born June 30, 1966) is a Canadian actor, best known for his role as Ari Tasarov in the CW action series Nikita, Dr. David Sandström in the TMN series ReGenesis, Henrik "Hank" Johanssen in Orphan Black, Bob Corbett in Bomb Girls, William Easton in Saw VI and George Brown in the television film John A.: Birth of a Country. He also played the lead role of Detective William Murdoch in a three-episode mini-series, The Murdoch Mysteries, in its initial run on Canadian television, with two episodes shown in 2004 and a third in 2005.
Life and career
After high school Outerbridge enrolled at the University of Victoria to study acting. Afterwards he toured Canada for four years with the theatre group Way Off Broadway. In 1997 and 2002 he was nominated in the Canadian Genie Awards as the best actor in the films Kissed and Marine Life, respectively. He was also nominated in the Gemini Awards for his achievements. Outerbridge won a 2013 Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series for his role in John A.: Birth of a Country.
In May 2000, he married actress Tammy Isbell. Together they have twins, Samuel and Thomas (born 2004).
Outerbridge had a recurring role in the second season of Orphan Black, portraying the character Henrik "Hank" Johanssen, a Prolethean religious leader who is against the scientific processes that created the clones.
|1992||Hate Mail||Randal||First feature film|
|Cool Runnings||Josef Grool|
|For the Moment||Johnny|
|1995||The Michelle Apartments||Jules|
|1996||Kissed||Matt||Nominated - Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role|
|1998||Escape Velocity||Lee Nash aka Carter|
|1999||Better Than Chocolate||Judy|
|2000||Double Frame||Special Agent Sean Donahue|
|Fools Die Fast||Eddie|
|Mission to Mars||Sergei Kirov|
|Marine Life||Robert Kiely||Nominated - Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role|
|2001||Chasing Cain||Bob Kozlowski||Nominated - Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series|
|2002||The Rendering||Theodore Gray|
|Men with Brooms||James Lennox|
|The Bay of Love and Sorrows||Everette Hatch|
|2003||Cold Creek Manor||Dave Miller|
|June & Orlando||Orlando|
|2004||Chicks with Sticks||Curt Bonner|
|2005||Land of the Dead||Styles||Also known as George A. Romero's Land of the Dead|
|2006||Lucky Number Slevin||Detective Dumbrowski|
|Population 436||Deputy Christian Hecker||Direct-to-video|
|2009||Burning Mussolini||Detective Ryan Johnson|
|Saw VI||William Easton|
|2012||Silent Hill: Revelation 3D||Travis Grady|
|1990||21 Jump Street||Jeff Chandler||Episode: "Just Say No! High"|
|1991||The Hidden Room||Rick||Episode: "Wasting Away"|
|Drop Dead Gorgeous||Dylan Wiatt||TV film, also sometimes titled Victim of Beauty|
|The Commish||Officer Jeff Hartley||Nine episodes (1991 - 1993)|
|1992||Diagnosis: Murder||Barry Donovan||TV film|
|Nightmare Cafe||Jesse||Episode: "Fay & Ivy"|
|Secret Service||Talbot||Episode: "Programmer/Child's Play"|
|1994||Another Woman||Paul Temple||TV film|
|Forever Knight||Young Thomas Constantine||Episode: "Father's Day"|
|1995||Road to Avonlea||Count Marek||Episode: "What a Tangled Web We Weave"|
|The Android Affair||Thomas Benti||TV film|
|Highlander: The Series||Paul Kinman||Episode: "Reluctant Heroes"|
|The Outer Limits||Dr. Andy Groenig; Ned Bailey; Zach Griffiths||Episodes: "The New Breed"
"What Will The Neighbors Think
Nominated - Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
|1996||Dinner Along the Amazon||Rodney||TV film|
|Closer and Closer||Adam||TV film|
|Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years||Ned||Episode: "Betrayal"|
|Captive Heart: The James Mink Story||William Johnson||Nominated - Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program
|Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance||Sergei||TV film|
|Giant Mine||Jim O'Neil||TV film|
|1997||Murder in My Mind||Jack Bolinas||TV film|
|La Femme Nikita||Roger||Episode: "Treason"|
|Michael Hayes||John Manning||(unknown episodes)|
|1998||Millennium||Special Agent Barry Baldwin||Nine episodes (1998 - 1999)|
|1999||Escape from Mars||John Rank, Sagan Cocommander||TV film|
|The Time Shifters||Felder||TV film|
|2000||Killing Moon||(uncredited)||TV film|
|Out of Sync||Roger Deacon||TV film|
|2001||The Pretender 2001||Alex||TV film|
|Earth: Final Conflict||Joe||Episode: "Subterra"|
|Paradise Falls||Tyrone Fox||Episodes: "Jessica Fights Back"
|2002||Chasing Cain: Face||Detective Bob Kozlowski||Nominated - Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
|Trudeau||Jim Coutts||TV film|
|Mentors||Dr. Milton Bradshaw||Episodes: "A Matter of Time: Part 1"
"A Matter of Time: Part 2"
|Monk||Mr. Monk and the Marathon Man||Trevor McDowell|
|100 Days in the Jungle||Gord Black||TV film|
|2003||The Risen||Nick Simms||TV film|
|24||Ronnie Stark||Episodes: "Day 2: 2:00 a.m.-3:00 am"
"Day 2: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 am"
|Miracles||Jason Herlock||Episode: "Paul Is Dead"|
|2004||This Is Wonderland||Dale Robertson||Episode: "#1.7"
Nominated - Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Guest Role Dramatic Series ("Episode Seven")
|The D.A.||Jerry Weicker||Episodes: "The People vs. Sergius Kovinsky"
"The People vs. Patricia Henry"
"The People vs. Oliver C. Handley"
"The People vs. Achmed Abbas"
|Medical Investigation||Clark White||Episode: "Progeny"|
|The Murdoch Mysteries||Detective William Murdoch||TV Films
Episodes: "Except the Dying"
"Poor Tom Is Cold"
"Under the Dragon's Tail" (2004 - 2005)
|ReGenesis||David Sandström||52 episodes (2004 - 2008)
Nominated - 2005 Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role ("Baby Bomb")
Nominated - 2006 Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role ("Fishy")
Nominated - 2007 Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role ("Dust in the Wind")
Nominated - 2008 Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role ("TB or Not TB")
|2005||Tilt||Randy Cioffi||Episodes: "Gentleman Jim"
"Shuffle Up and Deal"
|Murder in the Hamptons||Gordon Wintrob||TV film|
|2006||10.5: Apocalypse||Alec Becker||TV film|
|Puppets Who Kill||Phil Goody||The Rival House|
|Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Diff'rent Strokes||Al Burton||TV film|
|Intimate Stranger||Denis Teague||TV film|
|2007||In God's Country||Officer Wayne||TV film|
|My Name Is Sarah||Charlie Manning||TV film|
|Whistler||Peter Varland||Episodes: "Always A Bridesmaid"
"The Rules of Attachment: Part I"
"The Rules of Attachment: Part II"
|2008||Fringe||Dr. Reyes||Episode: "Pilot"|
|Sanctuary||Malcolm Dawkins||Episode: "Folding Man"|
|Heartland||Brad Borden||Episode: "Summer's End"|
|2009||Flashpoint||Walter Volcek||Episode: "Clean Hands"|
|Deadliest Sea||Captain Colvin||TV film|
|2010||Happy Town||Dan Farmer||Episodes: "I Came To Haplin For The Waters"
"Polly Wants A Crack At Her"
"Slight Of Hand"
"This Is Why We Stay"
"Questions And Antlers"
"Dallas Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore"
"Blame It On Rio Bravo"
Series was cancelled by ABC after eight episodes
|Reviving Ophelia||Walter||TV film|
|2010||Nikita||Ari Tasarov||Episodes: "Phoenix"
"The Next Seduction"
"The Life We've Chosen"
|2011||John A.: Birth of a Country||George Brown||TV film
Nominated: ACTRA Award 2012 for Outstanding Performance – Male
Winner: 2013 Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series
|The Listener||Magnus Elphrenson||Episodes: "Magician"
"Now You See Him" (2011 & 2012)
|2012||Suits||Keith Hoyt||Episode: "All In"|
|Beauty & the Beast||Silverfox||Episodes: "Pilot"
|Bomb Girls||Bob Corbett||Episodes: "Jumping Tracks"
"How You Trust"
"Bringing Up Bombshell"
"Elements of Surprise"
"The Enemy Within"
"Guests of Honour"
"Where There's Smoke"
"Kings and Pawns"
|2013||Dark Rising: Warrior of Worlds||Aramas||Episodes 1-5|
|2014||Orphan Black||Henrik "Hank" Johanssen||Episodes: "Governed by Sound Reason and True Religion"
"Mingling Its Own Nature With It
"Governed as It Were by Chance"
"Ipsa Scientia Potestas Est"
"Things Which Have Never Yet Been Done"
|Murdoch Mysteries||Father Keegan||Episode "Shipwreck"|
|2015||Blood and Water|
|2007||The Real Superhumans and the Quest for the Future Fantastic||Narrator||TV Documentary|
|2008||Afghanada||Master Corporal Matt Crowder||Season 3 - Episodes 40, 41 & 42 (CBC Radio Drama Series)|
|2010||Beast Legends||Narrator||TV Documentary|
|2011||Zombies: A Living History||Narrator||TV Documentary|
|2012||Trust, Inc.||Councillor James Yearwood||Episodes 1, 2 & 3 (CBC Radio Drama Series)|
- Alex Strachan. "Unusual setting doesn't spoil Murdoch" Regina (Saskatchewan) Leader-Post, January 24, 2008, p. C9.
- "Peter Outerbridge Biography (1966-)". filmreference.com.
- "CBC's Rick Mercer Report snags 3 Canadian Screen Awards". CBC News. February 28, 2013. Retrieved March 1, 2013.
- Peter Outerbridge at the Internet Movie Database
- Peter Outerbridge at AllMovie
- ReGenesis PeterOuterbridge NorthernStars (Germ./Engl.)
- peterouterbridge.net – a Peter Outerbridge fansite
- Peter Outerbridge-themed Tumblr
- Peter Outerbridge Message Board