About Jon

Jonathan Scarfe is an award winning Actor, Producer, Director and Writer with over 25 years professional experience starring in over 30 movies and more than 200 hours of episodic television.


Recently served as Co-Executive Producer and Directed four episodes of the upcoming Netflix original series ‘The I-Land’ (starring Kate Bosworth and Alex Pettyfer), spending four months on location in the Dominican Republic. 


Directed over a half dozen episodes of SyFy’s ‘Van Helsing’, the first of which was nominated for Best Director at the 2018 Leo Awards. Wrote, Produced and Co-Directed the multi-award winning short film “Speak” with his wife Suki Kaiser.


Nominated six times for the Canadian Emmy’s, twice winning for his work, he is the recent recipient of multiple British Columbia Film Awards (Leo’s) including Best Lead Actor on a television series for Van Helsing.


Jonathan Scarfe has worked with such legendary talents as Denzel Washington, Paul Newman, Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider and George Clooney. In Television he has had the opportunity to work with Showrunners Steven Bochco, John Wells, Jon Wirth and most recently with renowned playwright Neil Labute.


In 2012 Jonathan Captained a two and a half year sailing voyage, entirely off the grid, with his wife and two children. The trip would ultimately encompass a circumnavigation of the North and South Pacific oceans and over 18,000 sea miles.


Jon lives in Canada and Los Angeles.

View Jon's Directing Reel

Killer Shootout Sequence



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