Fun facts about Jordan Gavaris (Source: Wikipedia)
Gavaris was born in Caledon, Ontario, Canada, as the youngest of three children. Gavaris' father worked in education and his mother was a stay-at-home mom.
Gavaris made his feature film debut in the Canadian independent film, 45 R.P.M. opposite Michael Madsen, Kim Coates, and Amanda Plummer. In 2010, Gavaris co-starred in theCartoon Network live-action series Unnatural History. Currently, Gavaris is co-starring in the new original drama Orphan Black for BBC America and Canada's Space.
In 2010, Gavaris was honored by Playback Magazine, Panavision Canada, and The Canadian Film and Television Hall of Fame by being named one of 2010's "Top Ten to Watch". Previous honorees include Nina Dobrev and Xavier Dolan. In 2014, Gavaris won a Canadian Screen Award for Best Supporting Actor and also won a Constellation Award for best performance in an episode. On August 18, 2014, Gavaris was announced as the winner of the 2014 EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. On September 30th, it was announced that Jordan would star alongside Matthew McConaughey in Gus Van Sant's Sea of Trees.
The season premiere of ‘Orphan Black' airs Saturday April 18th on BBC America.
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