Welcome to ACTRA Maritimes

ACTRA Maritimes represents more than 600 of Canada’s 28,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media in Canada. As an advocate for Canadian culture since 1943, ACTRA is a member-driven union that continues to secure rights and respect for the work of professional performers.


President's Message

ACTRA Maritimes member Juanita Peters named 2022 ACTRA National Woman of the Year; welcoming Gillian Everill to the position of ACTRA Maritimes Branch Representative; government investing $23 million in #NovaScotia screen industry; ACTRA dues reminder; ACTRA’s You’re in Good Company campaign… and more!

What's filming in the Maritimes

With breathtaking landscapes, miles of unspoiled coastline, urban sophistication and small town ambiance, the Maritimes is an ideal location for film and television production.

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HAVEN Helpline

Available to members of ACTRA, the Directors Guild of Canada and Canadian Actors' Equity Association, HAVEN Helpline is a national, bilingual critical incident reporting line offering counselling and support services.

ACTRA Magazine: Spring 2022

Enjoy the Spring 2022 edition of ACTRA Magazine… Catch up on the latest ACTRA news, stories, accolades and advice from around your union!