- Started acting in high school, as the lead role in Hamlet, after his English teacher threatened to fail him if he didn't audition.
- Is the founding artistic director of Repercussion Theatre, a Montreal-based Shakespeare-in-the-Park touring company that delivered its first performance, A Midsummer Night's Dream, in 1988.
- A popular video-game voice actor, is known for the roles Altair in Assassin's Creed: Revelations and Dalton in Halo 4.
- Is fluent in English, French and Farsi.
- A paintball enthusiast, has competed on a team called The Suave Bastards.