His first professional acting job was at age 16, in a play written. Henry czerny, johnny morina, brian dooley, philip dinn, brian dodd, ashley billard, maurice podbrey paese. Rodney mckay on the canadianamerican science fiction tv shows stargate sg1, stargate atlantis and stargate universe. He is known for his roles in the films the boys of st. In the first film reevey johnny morina is a 10yearold abused child who tries to avoid lavins attentions. Vincent took place, the various boys involved are brought in to testify against the brothers, now finally standing trial, who assaulted them when they were children. Vincent is a discreet film dealing with a volatile subject. Many orphans who lived in the orphanage were sexually.
David ian hewlett born 18 april 1968 is an englishcanadian actor, writer, director, and voice actor known for his role as dr. The child abuse took place at a catholic institution and was a part of the huge sex abuse scandal that hit the church. Vincent is a dramatic film based on the true story about sexual abuse that occurred at an orphanage in canada. Vincent is enlightened film making, and the issues raised, however repugnant, are important and too long have been ignored by film.
Sebastian spence born december 9, 1969 is a canadian actor. In 1990, the case is reopened and lavin, having married and fathered two sons, is returned to face charges. Vincent does not flinch from depicting the physical and emotional horrors endured by the boys but, despite the sensational subjectmatter, its approach is restrained and non. The story falls into two parts, first offering a portrait of st. Johns, newfoundland, in canadas largest sexual abuse scandal. The story begins 15 years after the boys have grown up and traveled from st.
Vincent is a powerful, sociologically and politically important twopart canadian telefilm that is beginning to make a splash in film circles. The twopart film is divided into the period in which the actual abuse takes place and the date at which, fifteen years later, charges are finally brought against the abusers and the case comes to court. Johns, newfoundland to michael cook and janis spence, both playwrights. The former head of the orphanage, peter lavin, has been married for several years at this. Discover na milte scannain, breathnu ar do scannan is fearr leat ar line ar ar laithrean greasain. In the first film reevey johnny morina is a 10 year old abused child who tries to avoid lavins attentions.
A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door. Vincent took place, the various boys involved are brought in to. Impossible, clear and present danger, the ice storm, the exorcism of emily rose, fido, remember, and ready or not and has appeared in numerous television programs in both guest and starring roles, including. Vincent, covers the sexual and physical abuse of a number of orphans by brothers headed by brother peter lavin henry czerny and its coverup. Vincent, a catholic orphanage for boys, as it existed in the early 1970s. Henry czerny is peter lavin and sebastian spence plays kevin reevey at age 25. Vincent the true story of boys being sexually abused at their orphanage ran by a religious community in newfoundland. With bill murray, melissa mccarthy, naomi watts, jaeden martell. Mas mian leat feachaint ar scannan as line ansin ni mor duit an scannan a ioslodail. With henry czerny, sebastian spence, lise roy, david hewlett. The director for this second segment of the boys of st.1062 1250 1201 858 884 434 139 609 542 1471 1094 71 1457 215 1456 650 1485 78 1067 1463 1293 1017 1079 334 571 672 1114 1103 608 1313 69 215 833 172 823 1135 236 1464 851 914 245 1289 1112 1446 1136 413 992 671