Richard Young

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Richard Young is an actor/writer/caramel enthusiast. His acting credits include the feature films Flatliners and The History Of Love, the television series American Gothic (CBS), Incorporated (SyFy), The Strain (FX), Rookie Blue (Global) and Saving Hope (CTV), and the digital series MsLabelled (Shaftesbury/Smokebomb). As well, his performance in the short film Virtual Hitman garnered him a Best Supporting Actor Award in the Asians On Film Festival. Richard also co-created/wrote/acted in the Bell Media OMNI/Rogers digital series Sudden Master, and he produced/wrote/acted in the digital series Off2Kali, which was profiled by CBC’s Punchline and screened at the ReelWorld, Filmi and Toronto Web Festivals. He is an alumnus of both the Writers Guild of Canada Bell Media Diverse Screenwriters Program and the Humber College Acting for Film and Television Program. Oh, and he’s excited to be part of the Factory family. Twitter: @RichardYoungRY.