What Movie Awards did Graham Wardle win?
Graham Wardle: A Multi-Talented Canadian Icon
Graham Wardle is a man of many talents, well known for his successful acting, directing and photography career. He has been active in movie and TV series industry since his early days.
Wardle was raised in Mission, British Columbia alongside his five siblings. Graham developed a passion for acting after he accidentally auditioned for a toy commercial and landed the role. This changed his life trajectory and set him on the path of acting in the entertainment industry.
What is Graham Wardle known for?
Graham is best known for his breakthrough performance playing the rugged, honest horseman, Ty Borden, in CBC’s longest-running drama TV series, Heartland. His portrayal of Ty Borden has earnt him a great following by fans from all over the world.
Early life and education
Graham found his love for acting through the toy commercial, which led him to move to Vancouver where he started taking acting classes to pursue his dreams further. He later joined acting school in Los Angeles for formal training. However, his educational background is not known at the time being.
In 2008 Graham landed a lead role as Ty Borden on Heartland which aired on CBC TV. His outstanding performance earnt him a nomination for three Leo Awards in the Best Performance by a Male Lead category for heartland. Since then he has appeared in various TV series and movies, including The Sentinel, Supernatural, In the Land of Women and Yesterday.
Graham also wore the director’s hat during his time on Heartland and directed several of its episodes. His interest and polish made him co-found a movie production studios – Lone Maverick. The collaboration between Graham Wardle and fellow film producer, Allison Wardle gives independent filmmakers access to resources and distribution services.
Graham Wardle’s net worth is estimated at $3 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Besides being known for playing the wholesome, ranch-loving Ty Borden on Heartland, Graham has won recognition as a talented actor having won multiple awards for his roles in many TV series.
Graham received nominations for three Leo Awards at the start of his Heartland career, for Best Leading Performance in a television Series. Though it took a few years to finally achieve success, he eventually won two Young Artist Awards in the Best Leading Actor category in Family Television Series for his highly lauded work on Heartland.
Aside from being an accomplished actor, Graham is admirable with his creative pursuits such as his passion for photography; a transparent window he loves opening to share knowledge with fans.
Graham is an inspiration to young people who want to carve out a successful career in the entertainment industry, or any other artistic field for that matter. He has proven that with hard work and persistence, you can achieve all your goals and even stretch beyond the borders of the industry.
Interesting Facts about Graham Wardle
- Began his acting career when he accidentally stumbled into an audition around the age of 6.
- Attended Capilano college, North Vancouver, British Columbia.