Tyrone Benskin has been a significant presence on the Canadian and International cultural landscape for over 30 years. He is an acclaimed Actor / Director with well over 100 film, television projects as well as being a published composer, song-writer and recording artist.

For over two decades Tyrone has also been a vocal advocate of Canadian expression through the arts and believes whole-heartedly in its importance as a social pillar. To that end, he has served as National-Vice President of ACTRA and as an Member of Parliament in Canada’s House of Commons where he was appointed Official Opposition Critic – Heritage Canada and Deputy Critic – Official Languages.