Garen Boyajian

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Garen Boyajian
BornJuly 5, 1987 (1987-07-05) (age 32)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canadian
OccupationActor
Website www.garenboyajian.com

Garen Boyajian (Armenian : Կարեն Բոյաջյան born July 5, 1987) is a Canadian actor. While continuing to perform in a number of television series and feature films, in 2008 he established a production company with a collection of films in active development.

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Career

Boyajian was born in Toronto to a Lebanese born Armenian father and Italian Canadian mother. He studied at Bayview Glen School and continued with an honours degree in business and marketing from York University. [1]

He started acting at age 13, appearing in television commercials and in Aaron Carter music videos. [2] But it was his appearance as a distraught young Arshile Gorky in Atom Egoyan's award-winning Ararat that got the attention of critics. [1] Soon he landed main roles in television series and such as Radio Free Roscoe , ReGenesis , Monster Warriors , The Border . His role in The Cross Road won him "Best Actor Award" in the Monaco International Film Festival. Other film roles included and roles in films most notably Three Veils , The Son of an Afghan Farmer and Bamboo Shark. He has also acted in lead and supporting roles in a number of theatrical productions.

Filmography

Film actor

Feature films
TV series
Shorts

Theater actor

Producer

Awards

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References

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  2. Armeniapedia: Garen Boyajian
  3. Article by Jenny Kiljian in Armenian Weekly: Garen Boyajian - A Man of Many Roles
  4. Article by Kin Labrin in Massis weekly: The Armenian Heartthrob
  5. "Filmmaker Festival 2011 Winners List". Archived from the original on 2011-10-19. Retrieved 2011-10-23.