George Tchortov was born June 27, 1980, in Niagara Falls, Ontario. When he was four, his mother Milica relocated the family to Toronto, the city George has called home ever since. He attended Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate and was a regular fixture in school plays and talent shows.
After working as a stunt performer for several years, George decided to pursue his passion for acting. In 2007 he graduated from the Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting in New York City. Back in Toronto, George made the shift into acting, landing a slew of principal roles