|Birth Name||Russell Ferrier|
|Birthplace||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
Russell Ferrier (Russ) studied communications at Toronto's Seneca College. While there, he decided to seriously take up an acting career. He auditioned and was accepted into a summer program which was being offered by The University of Toronto in conjunction with Theatre Ontario.
Ferrier has appeared in over thirty-five lead and large principal roles for union film and television projects and has filmed over fifty national commercials. He makes his home in Toronto where he is an instructor at the Toronto Academy of Acting for Film and Television.