Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in a recurring series where a Pucks and Rec writer will select the top contemporary actor from each city in a hockey league. This week, we focus on the current markets in the QMJHL Telus West division. All filmography and award information was found on the Internet Movie Database.
Blainville-Boisbriand: Benoit Langlais
No one in this field has emerged to represent Boisbriand, where the Armada are based. But Langlais was born in the other half of the team’s dateline in 1983. He has since made assorted TV and short-film appearance between the ages of seven and 33.
In his most recent major endeavor, Langlais got second billing in 2013’s La maison du pêcheur. The retelling of a 1969 Quebec Independence movement earned director Alain Chartrand a Grand Prix des Amériques nomination at the Montreal World Film Festival.
Drummondville: Kim Poirier
After two idle years, Poirier is poised to return to the big screen in Night Wings. The…