Paul Bates


Paul is best known for his role as Jeff on Dan For Mayor (CTV). He got his start at The Second City, where he wrote and performed in six revues. Other stage credits include It’s A Wonderful Toronto, SlapShot Live, and SARSical, for which he received a Dora Award nomination.  Film/ TV credits include The Stanley Dynamic; The Ron James Show, Against The WallPuppets Who Kill, The Tuxedo and Welcome to Mooseport. Paul is one half of the musical comedy duo The Williamson Playboys, and one third of the sci-fi improv podcast ILLUSIONOID – hear it at