Welcome to ACTRA Manitoba

ACTRA Manitoba represents the interests of over 700 Full, Apprentice and Additional Background members. It is one of the nine branches of ACTRA, Canada’s national union of over 28,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media.


President's Message

We had a FABULOUS in-person ACTRA Awards Gala. Congratulations to all the award winners and nominees! …If you weren’t there, then you missed hearing all about Rob’s retirement. So, I’ll reiterate here. June 1, 2023, will be Rob Macklin’s last day as our esteemed Branch Representative… We also announced our new office location! 141 Bannatyne Ave, Suite 210. We will be having an “Open House” on the First Friday of December (Dec. 2nd)...

2022 ACTRA Awards in Manitoba Gala

The ACTRA Manitoba Awards recognize the accomplishments of ACTRA Manitoba’s talented performers and celebrate Manitoba’s vibrant film industry. The 6th ACTRA Manitoba Awards Gala was held on Saturday, October 22nd in the magnificent Bonnie and John Buhler Hall at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Aleks Paunovic returned to his hometown to co-host the ceremony with local firecracker, Joanne Rodriguez!

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What’s shooting in Manitoba

Manitoba’s talented performers and crew, as well as a strong Film and Television Tax Credit, make it an ideal location for film, television and digital media production.

ACTRA Magazine: Winter 2023

Enjoy the Winter 2023 edition of ACTRA Magazine… Catch up on the latest ACTRA news, stories, accolades and advice from around your union!