This Canadian treasure has established himself as actor and writer; engaging in many disciplines including novel, play and screen writing, stage, radio, television and film. He wrote and starred in the seminal Canadian film, The Rowdyman and later went on to write the novel. Since then he has gone on to become one of Canada’s most recognized actors and was made a companion of the Order of Canada in 1998. Gordon has appeared in such television series as The Red Green Show, Due South and Power Play. His film credits include Who Has Seen the Wind, The Shipping News and Away from Her.