Gillian Bennett

Gillian Bennett

Actor, playwright and screenwriter in Toronto, Canada

About Gillian

Gillian is a graduate of the two year acting program at The Neighbourhood Playhouse in New York City, and a recent grad of the University of British Columbia's Creative Writing department. She has moved to Toronto and is working on various writing projects, auditioning and is working towards becoming a story editor. She has taught the Meisner technique, and writes in multiple genres, with screenwriting as her main genre, having cut her teeth creating independent theatre.


Name: Gillian Bennett

Lives in: Toronto, Canada

Occupation: Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter, Script Consultant and Story Analyst

Awards

  • National Screen Institute Short Drama Prize
    (2011)

  • StudentWrites Playwrighting YPT - First Place
    (2010)

  • Gordon Armstrong Playwright's Rent Award
    (2009)

Education

  • UBC Creative Writing BFA
    (2008-2011)

  • Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theater (New York, NY)
    (1997-1999)

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  • Since: March 2013
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