Attend and interview Canadian actor and motivator speaking out against
bullying during National Anti-Bullying Week
TORONTO, Nov. 19 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, November 20, 2007, Father Michael
McGivney High School in Markham will be hosting a special event to raise
awareness of bullying, in support of National Anti-Bullying Week 2007.
Special guest, Canadian-born actor and youth motivational speaker on
positive lifestyle choices, Kerry Girling, will share his experiences on
bullying with Father Michael McGivney students and staff. Kerry has spoken to
over 1,000,000 youth and their parents throughout North America on issues
including drinking and driving, drugs and bullying. In addition to sharing his
personal experiences and messages on bullying, on November 20th, Kerry will
share with his audience a new documentary on bullying he has produced, as well
as preview the trailer from his new short film, The Instigator, which
dramatizes the effects and realities of physical and verbal abuse in schools.
The Instigator will be released and available for distribution to schools
across Canada in January 2008.
A representative of your organization is invited to show your support for
National Anti-Bullying Week 2007, and attend this special event to raise
awareness of the dangers of bullying.
Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Location: Father McGivney School, 5300 14th Avenue, Markham, Ontario
(*)Media interviews to follow
Editors Please Note:
Kerry will be speaking to school students in the Greater Toronto Area
throughout the month of November, and is available for radio and
television appearances to help raise awareness of bullying.
Kerry's film and television credits include:
- Discovered by 20th Century Fox - Vancouver 2001
- Actor - The Reward (modern day western film)
- Actor - Spaced Out (modern day drama series)
- Actor - Green Ocean (drama)
- Actor - Now and Forever (drama)
- Doctor Intern - Body and Soul (drama series)
- Actor - Impossible Elephant (drama)
- Actor - Breaking News (Vancouver)
- Actor - The Instigator - Role (Josh)
For further information:
For further information: To interview or book Kerry for your radio or
television program please contact him directly at: (306) 262-7122