Born in Calgary, AB and raised in Aurora, ON, Cara Gee is a stage and screen actress with a BFA in acting from the University of Windsor.
Cara is most well-known for her lead role in the film Empire of Dirt, for which she was nominated as Best Actress at the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards. Other film and television credits include roles on CBC’s Republic of Doyle, Showcase’s King and Darknet.
A selection of Cara’s theatre credits include Arigato, Tokyo (Buddies in Bad Times) , the Dora-award winning remount of The Penelopiad, Settlers, The Rez Sisters, Stitch (SummerWorks—Spotlight Award) and Tout Comme Elle.
In 2013, Cara was named one of the official Rising Stars at the Toronto International Film Festival and was named by the Toronto Star as one of the top 13 People to Watch in 2013.