Ottawa’s Julia Scarlett Dan is a bright young talent that exudes a depth far beyond her years. She developed a love of performance while acting in various theatre productions across her hometown, earning high recognition, including a gold medal, in speech and drama competitions through the Royal Conservatory of Music.
She’s since gone on to act professionally where her past credits include Game On (YTV), Helix (SyFy), and upcoming indie feature The Rooftop Christmas Tree. She plays opposite Oscar nominee Amy Adams in the feature film Arrival, directed by Denis Villeneuve, which will have its North American premiere at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. Arrival will be released worldwide on 11 November 2016.