Damien Atkins was born in Australia, but now makes his home in Toronto. He has been seen on stages in Toronto and across Canada and the U.S. as well as on television and in movies. Damien got his start as an actor at the age of five with the St. Albert Children's Theatre. He also attended the theatre arts program at Grant MacEwan College in Edmonton. He has training and experience in classical, modern, and musical theatre. Since his graduation he has appeared in plays by Shakespeare, Wilde, and Pinter, as well as many modern classics by writers like Timothy Findley, Brad Fraser, and Mark Ravenhill.