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Karl Pruner

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Name  Karl Pruner
Role  Actor

Education  Carleton University
Ex-spouse  Sharon Jackson-Pruner
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Nominations  Canadian Comedy Award for Multimedia / Best Writing in a Feature
Movies and TV shows  Total Recall 2070, The Recruit, The Cry of the Owl, The Skulls III, Flash of Genius
Similar People  Jamie Thraves, Debra McGrath, Barbara Radecki, Colin Mochrie, Bobby Roth

Karl Pruner is a Canadian actor whose most notable work is in portraying Canadian Prime Minister John Turner in the 2002 mini-series Trudeau. He did not play Turner in the sequel Trudeau II: Maverick in the Making but did portray poet Frank Scott. Amongst his other work, he did voice acting as Beta Ray Bill in the short-lived animated series Silver Surfer. In 2003 he appeared in Burn: The Robert Wraight Story. In 1999 Pruner played detective Ian Farve, a leading role in the television series Total Recall: 2070.

In 2005, Pruner was elected president of the Toronto chapter of the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists.


  • 2004 Canadian Comedy Award - Expecting - Nominated (shared with Valerie Buhagiar, Deborah Day, Angela Gei, Karen Hill, Derwin Jordan, Debra McGrath, Tom Melissis, Colin Mochrie, Barbara Radecki, Cindy Stone) - Nominated
  • 1990 Gemini Award for Best Performance by a Supporting Actor - E.N.G. - Nominated
  • References

    Karl Pruner Wikipedia