Eric Peterson has performed with many companies in Toronto: Crow’s Theatre, Soulpepper, Canadian Stage, Tarragon, Factory, Necessary Angel, Theatre Passe Murraille, The Company Theatre, as well as major companies across the country and on Broadway, London’s West End, the Edinburgh Festival and the Melbourne International Theatre Festival. He has guest stared in many Canadian television series and been a series lead in Street Legal, This Is Wonderland, and Corner Gas. He holds a honourary doctorate from the University of Saskatchewan, and is a recipient of the Governor General’s Lifetime Achievement Award and a member of the Order of Canada.