Aboriginal actors say roles in ‘The Revenant’ life changing experience

APTN National News
It’s billed to be one of the best movies of the year.

The Revenant features Hollywood heavyweights as Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy, along with Oscar award-winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman).

But it also features to Aboriginal actors from British Columbia who say the roles were a life changing experience for them.

APTN’s Tina House has the story.

 

Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.