Dylan Authors was born in Toronto, Canada on February 2nd 1996. Since an early age he has been quite the comedic performer and an avid filmmaker. His grandfather was a vaudeville artist, his grandmother a dancer – playing in such places as the London palladium. Jeff, Dylan’s father, is a successful filmmaker & writer/director working in various movies and tv projects.
Dylan began his acting career at the age of ten, his first movie experience was working with Dustin Hoffman and Natalie Portman in MR. MAGORIUM’S WONDER EMPORIUM. After this followed many television shows such as CONNOR UNDERCOVER, NIKITA, COVERT AFFAIRS, CRACKED etc. Between 2010 and 2012 he landed the role of Jimmy Boland in Dreamworks/Spielberg production FALLING SKIES for TNT.
He has recently starred in a webseries for YTV.com called UNLIKELY HEROES presented by Smokebomb entertainment. He has also just finished production on a dark comedic feature film, THE HUSBAND, directed by Bruce Macdonald. Dylan also creates his own short films which he edits and uploads to YouTube. He has shot and created an upbeat documentary for volunteer work for the Regent Park School of Music, a video which will be shown to the TDSB and used to demonstrate the importance of helping a charity. He has an intense passion for creating visual effects using professional programs.