Celebrity Guest

Jed Rees


Jed Rees, a native of Canada, grew up on the east side of Vancouver. He studied music and business at the University of British Columbia, graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce.

Discovering acting in his final year, he performed several theatrical productions with the UBC theatre department before moving to New York to attend the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre. After several years of training in the big apple, Jed headed back to Vancouver and began working on local film and television productions as well as several plays. He worked on the Stephen J. Cannell series, Hawkeye, the award winning CBC movie, Little Criminals and the Universal feature, Fear. In 1997, he returned to New York to perform and star in the Off-Broadway hit, ‘Two Pianos, Four Hands’, at the Promenade Theatre.

Jed drove his beat up old Mercury down to Los Angeles in 1999 and off his very first audition was fortunate enough to land a role in the film, Galaxy Quest. Since then, Jed has split his time between Canada and the U.S. working on numerous film and television productions. Some of the more notable appearances include The Chris Isaak Show, Men With Brooms, Luck, The Ringer, Elizabethtown, DaVinci’s Inquest, CSI, Chuck, NCIS, Deadpool and Mena.

Jed won best actor at the Houston Film Festival for his role in, Garbage and has been nominated for several other awards including best actor in The Canadian Comedy Awards.

 


Appearances:
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SAT 2:00p.m.: Never Give Up, Never Surrender (45 mins.)

Room: Oak Ballroom Rated: Everyone


Produced By: Jed Rees; Galactic Productions


From the delivery of straight faced humor of Galaxy Quest to the delivery of menace as the Recruiter who recruits Deadpool, Jed Rees brings you insights on capturing your audience on and off the big screen.


Category: Discussion Panel




SUN 1:00p.m.: Never Give Up, Never Surrender (45 mins.)

Room: Oak Ballroom Rated: Everyone


Produced By: Jed Rees; Galactic Productions


From the delivery of straight faced humor of Galaxy Quest to the delivery of menace as the Recruiter who recruits Deadpool, Jed Rees brings you insights on capturing your audience on and off the big screen.


Category: Discussion Panel