Barclay Hope

Barclay Hope



Barclay Hope is a Canadian actor best known for his roles in television, film, and theatre. He was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on October 13, 1961. He attended Hamilton's McMaster University, where he studied Business Administration and Economics.

Hope began his career as an actor in the early 1980s, appearing in a number of television series before making his feature film debut in The Falcon and the Snowman (1985). He then went on to appear in several other films and television series, including Highlander (1986), The X-Files (1993-94), The Outer Limits (1994-95), and Stargate SG-1 (1997-99). He also had starring roles in the television series Earth: Final Conflict (1997-2002) and Mutant X (2001-04).

In addition to his work in television and film, Hope also has an extensive theatre career. He has appeared in over 50 productions in the Canadian and American theatre circuit, including two seasons with the Stratford Festival. He also directed the play “The Drawer Boy” at the Thousand Islands Playhouse in 2007.

Hope is also an avid sports fan and enjoys playing hockey, golf, and tennis. He is a member of the Actors' Equity Association and the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.

Throughout his career, Hope has won numerous awards, including the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing TV Series for his role in Earth: Final Conflict and the ACTRA Award for Outstanding Performance for his role in The X-Files.

Barclay Hope has been a fixture in the Canadian entertainment industry for over three decades. His versatility and dedication to his craft have earned him a reputation as one of the country's most talented actors.


Feb. 25, 1958

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