Actor, director, activist, politician, educator
Born 1975 in Richmond Hill, Ontario
Massey resident Jayson Stewart is a former municipal councillor for the Township of Sables-Spanish Rivers, a teacher at Espanola High School, a community developer and social justice activist, and a movie, television and voice over actor.
His roles include serial killer Isaac Lowen in the Distant Field Productions film BLACK FOREST, as Inspector McEachern in the Unipop Productions film noir THE PASTA KILLER! and as Russian mafia boss Viktor Rominov in the television crime drama 14 KEYS, a VOD Entertainment/Eastlink coproduction.
Stewart is also the director of REZilience, Canada's first indigenous zombie film, shot at various locations in the town of Massey and at the Espanola Air Field on Lee Valley Road.
Stewart currently chairs the annual Massey Winter Carnival.
This page is a collection of stories and remembrances of notable people who have called Massey and area "home".