August Schellenberg

Acteur né le 25 juillet 1936 (décédé à 77 ans)

Biographie

August Schellenberg is a Canadian-born Métis actor. His ethnicity is Mohawk and Swiss-German. He was trained at the National Theatre School of Canada, and is best known for his recurring role in Corner Gas.
His first film was Rip-Off in 1971. In 1981, he did voices for the animated film Heavy Metal. During the late 90's he had major roles in Black Robe, Free Willy and its sequels, Iron Will, and TV film Crazy Horse. He went on to star as Chief Powhatan in Terrence Malick's 2005 film The New World, alongside Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, and Christian Bale. He also had roles in Disney's Eight Below and the doco within a film The Green Chain. In 2011, he appeared in two episodes of the television series Stargate Universe as Yaozu.
His most notable television guest appearance was on CBC's North of 60 as Ben Montour.
He has been quoted as saying that his favorite role was that of Sitting Bull in the film Crazy Horse, a character he reprised in the film version of the Dee Brown bestseller Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, for which he received an Emmy nomination.
Schellenberg has been nominated for three Genie Awards and has won one. Also nominated for two Gemini Awards, Schellenberg won one.

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Le temps passé

de Ernest Thompson

1
Film Le temps passé

Missionary Man

de Dolph Lundgren

1
Film Missionary Man

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

de Yves Simoneau

Film Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Antartica, prisonniers du froid

de Frank Marshall

4.0
Film Antartica, prisonniers du froid

Le Nouveau Monde

de Terrence Malick

3.5
Film Le Nouveau Monde

Canadian Pie

de Mark Griffiths

1
Film Canadian Pie

Tremors 4 : La Légende commence

de S. S. Wilson

2
Film Tremors 4 : La Légende commence

Dreamkeeper

de Steve Barron

Film Dreamkeeper

The Unsaid

de Tom McLoughlin

1
Film The Unsaid

True Heart

de Catherine Cyran

1
Film True Heart

Sauvez Willy 3 : La Poursuite

de Sam Pillsbury

3.8
Film Sauvez Willy 3 : La Poursuite

Sisters and Other Strangers

de Roger Young

Film Sisters and Other Strangers

Crazy Horse

de John Irvin

Film Crazy Horse

The West Side Waltz

de Ernest Thompson

1
Film The West Side Waltz

Sauvez Willy 2 : La Nouvelle Aventu...

de Dwight H. Little

3.8
Film Sauvez Willy 2 : La Nouvelle Aventure

Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee

de Frank Pierson

Film Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee

Getting Gotti

de Roger Young

Film Getting Gotti

Sauvez willy

de Simon Wincer

3.9
Film Sauvez willy

L'Enfer Blanc

de Charles Haid

1
Film L'Enfer Blanc

Black Robe

de Bruce Beresford

Film Black Robe

Mark of Cain

de Bruce Pittman

Film Mark of Cain

Striker's Mountain

de Alan Simmonds

Film Striker's Mountain

Running Brave

de Donald Shebib

Film Running Brave

Chasse à mort

de Peter Hunt

1
Film Chasse à mort

Le Secret de la banquise

de Don Sharp

Film Le Secret de la banquise

Le jeu de la puissance

de Martyn Burke

Film Le jeu de la puissance