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Canaan Dewey is an American actor and designer, born and raised in New Jersey. He is a member of the Screen Actor Guild (SAG-AFTRA) and is best known for his award winning role in the short film 'Last Tonight,' as well as appearances in 'Chirp, Buzz, and Other Sensations,' and 'The Education of a Negro.' In addition to his work as an actor, he is involved in several other artistic pursuits, including writing and directing, graphic design, podcast co-host and photography. He now resides in Los Angeles, California.



Full acting resume, Alternative Cut Demo Reel and VO demo reel are AVAILABLE HERE>>>>


Feeling incredibly honored and thrilled to be a part of the brilliant film "Rescued" written, directed and starring D.J. Hale and also starring Lindsey Shaw. It's a pinch-me moment to see it all coming together! Follow our film journey at @rescuedthefilm for all the exciting updates.


Still Images by Sebastien Chiu

Production Company: Starshooter Entertainment


Story: A homeless man finds the motivation to turn his life around after gaining the companionship of a stray dog.



Alright – so today we’ve got the honor of introducing you to Canaan Dewey. We think you’ll enjoy our conversation, we’ve shared it below.


Canaan , so great to have you with us and thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts with the community. So, let’s jump into something that stops so many people from going after their dreams – haters, nay-sayers, etc. We’d love to hear about how you dealt with that and persisted on your path.


What drives me to persist is the ability to block out the naysayers and doubters. I’ve come to realize that there is only one “me.” I recall a time from my early childhood, perhaps before I was even 10. Back when my grandmother was alive... read complete interview here >>>>>>>

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