Wayne Burns

Hailing from Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada, Wayne is an actor and producer most recognized for his role as Lykos, the Prince of Athens, in the Syfy Original Series, Olympus (2015) created by critically acclaimed director Nick Willing, and as Terrance in Jeremy Webb’s Bone Deep (2014) for which he was nominated for Best Actor in a Short Film at the ACTRA Maritimes Awards.

A graduate of National Theatre School of Canada, Wayne has been featured on Canadian favorites: Mr. D (2012), Murdoch Mysteries (2008), Baroness Von Sketch Show (2016), and Remedy (2014). He can also been seen in stand out supporting roles in the multi-award-winning films, Blackbird (2012), opposite Connor Jessup and Alex Ozerov, and All the Wrong Reasons (2013) with the late Cory Monteith.

Wayne produced and performed in Denis Theriault’s The Gift Giver (2017), which had its World Premiere at the 2017 InsideOut LGBT Film Festival, as well as the upcoming CBC short film Liar (2020) alongside Allister MacDonald.

Carrying dual citizenship with the US, Wayne splits his time between Halifax and Toronto.

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