Araya Mengesha

Araya Mengesha

Year

2018

Program

CBC Actors Conservatory

Biography

Araya Mengesha is a Toronto born and raised actor. Mengesha’s stage credits include Breath of Kings (Prince Hal/Henry V) and Rice Boy for the Stratford Festival, as well as War Horse and The Lion King (Young Simba) for Mirvish Productions. His screen credits include recurring roles on TV series Anne with an E, Shoot The Messenger, Hemlock Grove and Rogue, as well as appearances in Man Seeking Woman, Saving Hope and Mystery Hunters, and films Run This Town (upcoming), Jean of the Joneses, Cul de Sac and Nurse.Fighter.Boy. Mengesha is a graduate of Ryerson Theatre School.