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CRAIG OLEJNIK

TOBY LOGAN


Craig Olejnik stars as telepathic police consultant Toby Logan in “The Listener.”

Olejnik was 14 when he landed a breakout role in the multi-award-winning film “Margaret's Museum.” Since then, Olejnik has appeared in numerous films and television shows, including the feature film “Thir13en Ghosts,” the television movies “In God’s Country” and “The Obituary,” and the series “Runaway.” Most recently Olejnik starred in the feature film “The Timekeeper.”

Olejnik also produced a feature length documentary titled “Finding Ricky,” and developed the movie “Trail.”
 


ENNIS ESMER

OZ BEY


Ennis Esmer stars as Oz Bey, best friend of telepathic crime solver Toby Logan, in “The Listener.”

Esmer starred in the series “The LA Complex,” the movies “Sex After Kids” and “Dirty Singles,” and also recently returned to the stage in the lead role in “Claire from the Bus.” In early 2011, Esmer acted as co-host of the Global/TVTropolis version of the game show “Wipeout.”
 


LAUREN LEE SMITH

SERGEANT MICHELLE MCCLUSKEY


Lauren Lee Smith stars as Sgt. Michelle McCluskey in “The Listener.”

Smith was a series regular on the hit Showtime drama series “The L Word.” From there she easily transitioned to films by co-starring in “Art School Confidential,” and then co-starred in “The Last Kiss.” Most notably, Smith received much praise and attention for her performance in the independent award-winning film “Lie with Me.”

In 2009, Smith appeared in Season 9 of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” at Sundance in “Helen,” for which Smith won a Leo Award, and in “Hindenburg.” Smith has also starred in “Good Dog,” “Hunting Season,” “Three Days in Havana,” “World on Fire,” and “Cinemanovel.”


RAINBOW SUN FRANCKS

CORPORAL DEV CLARK


Rainbow Sun Francks stars as Corporal Dev Clark, technology expert and McCluskey’s talented partner, in “The Listener.”

Francks took his first steps into the business at the age of four, counting and dancing on the children’s program “Sesame Street.” At the age of thirteen he also worked in the TV western mini-series “Black Fox.”

His first leading role came in the film “The Planet of Junior Brown,” and other films including  “Love Come Down” and “One Heart Broken into Song.” Francks also had a role in the popular sci-fi series “Stargate: Atlantis,” as well as the comedy “This Space for Rent.”


PETER STEBBINGS

ALVIN KLEIN


Peter Stebbings stars as Alvin Klein in “The Listener.”

Stebbings has starred in “Kardia” and “The Limb Salesman,” which premiered at the 2004 Toronto International Film Festival, as well as having lead roles in the Showtime series “Jeremiah,” “Madison,” “Traders,” “Rabbit Fall,” and “S.I.S.” Stebbings has also appeared in recurring roles on “Cra$h & Burn,” “Murdoch Mysteries” and “The Borgias.”

Stebbings’ first feature film, “Defendor,” which he wrote and directed and stars Woody Harrelson, debuted at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival. Other projects include original screenplays “Le Boobytrap,” “Torrence,” and “Charlatan.”


TARA SPENCER-NAIRN

SANDY


Tara Spencer-Nairn stars as triage nurse Sandy Wardwell in “The Listener.”

Spencer-Nairn’s big breakthrough came in 1999, when she was cast in the highly-acclaimed film “New Waterford Girl,” which played at Sundance and the Toronto International Film Festival.

In addition to her film work, and her success on “Corner Gas,” Spencer-Nairn has appeared in numerous television productions including “Regenesis,” “Blue Murder,” “Don’t Look Down,” “Cold Squad,” “The Outer Limits,” “Tom Stone” and “Relic Hunter.”


MYLÈNE DINH-ROBIC

OLIVIA FAWCETT


Mylène Dinh-Robic stars as Olivia Fawcett in “The Listener.”

Dinh-Robic's first TV gig was a guest starring spot on “Da Vinci's Inquest.”. Other television credits include “The Border,” “Smallville,” “Stargate: Atlantis,” “Battlestar Galactica,” “Bullet in the Face,” “Série noire,” “Nouvelle Adresse” and “Les Jeunes Loups.” She was also a series regular in “Da Vinci's City Hall” and the police drama “19-2,” and had roles in the haunting film “Helen,” and in “Lac Mystère.”