Tyron Leitso

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Tyron Leitso
Born (1976-01-07) January 7, 1976 (age 42)
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Years active 1998-2015

Tyron Leitso (born January 7, 1976) is a Canadian actor.

Life and career[edit]

Leitso was born in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He entered the acting industry when he worked as an extra on several Vancouver-based television productions, including The X Files and Millennium. Leitso's first speaking role was for an episode in 1998 in the series Breaker High for UPN. He was cast as a lead, Derek MacMahon, in season one of the CBC teen drama Edgemont in 2000. He was also featured in Snow White: The Fairest of Them All a 2001 live-action remake of the tale of Snow White playing Prince Alfred, as well as a TV biography of singer John Denver and the miniseries Dinotopia.

In film, Leitso has appeared in My Life Without Me, starring Sarah Polley, and played one of the leads (Simon) in House of the Dead.

Leitso was featured as the romantic lead in the 2004 short-lived dramedy Wonderfalls, where he plays a husband whose wife cheated on him. In 2006, he starred in three episodes in the Canadian ensemble drama Whistler. Starting in 2009, he became part of the cast of Being Erica, where he plays the main character's friend and eventually boyfriend.

Advertising[edit]

Leitso has also appeared in commercial campaigns for "Salon Selectives", "Haggar Slacks", "The Florida Board of Health", "GTS Communications" (in Europe only), and "B.C. Tel/Telus", amongst others.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1998 Breaker High Brent Hardley 1 Episode
1998 -
1999
First Wave David
Peter
2 episodes
2000 Shutterspeed Eric Knox
Take Me Home: The John Denver Story Student Producer
Mysterious Ways Brent 1 Episode
2001 Edgemont Derek MacMahon 7 Episodes
Snow White: The Fairest of Them All Prince Alfred
2002 Dinotopia Karl Scott
2003 My Life Without Me Guy in Bar uncredited
House of the Dead Simon
2004 Wonderfalls Eric Gotts 14 Episodes
2006 Whistler Detective Rob Randall 3 Episodes
Masters of Horror Rob Hanisey 1 Episode
2007 Seed Jeffery
BloodRayne II: Deliverance Fleetwood
2008 Far Cry Operation Scientist
To Love and Die Robert
2009 Being Erica Ethan Wakefield 24 Episodes
2013 Assault on Wall Street Spalding Smith
Suddenly Agent Wheeler
2014 My Boyfriends' Dogs Cole
2015 Family for Christmas Ben

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