Northern Rescue, the entire first season is available to stream and download on Netflix now. Episodes of the family drama air every Friday evening on CBC Gem. Read on to find out more about the cast of Northern rescue.
Who is in the cast of Northern Rescue?
John West – William Baldwin
American actor, producer and writer William Baldwin stars as the patriarch John West in Northern Rescue.
John is described as “a family man and really does care passionately about everyone.”
Baldwin said: “Northern Rescue puts a new spin on the saying, ‘You can pick your friends, but you can’t pick your family,’ as it examines life, love, laughter, loss, healing, second chances and the meaning of what it truly means to be a family today.”
He is best known for starring in the films Born on the Fourth of July, Flatliners, Backdraft, Silver and The Squid and Whale.
Television credits have included Gossip Girl, Hot in Cleveland and The Purge.
Charlie Anders – Kathleen Robertson
Kathleen Robertson stars as Charlotte ‘Charlie’ Robertson in Northern Rescue.
Charlie is the sister-in-law to John West who lives in Turtle Island Bay.
Robertson is best known for starring as Tina Edison in Maniac Mansion and Clare Arnold in 90120.
Robertson said: “Given the world we live in today, a show like Northern Rescue feels incredibly timely.
“The series centres around a complex family coming together to repair and rebuild after a loss.
“It’s a true exploration of what it means to live, survive and find oneself in the face of tragedy.”
Maddie – Amalie Williamson
Amalie Williamson plays John’s daughter and the eldest West sibling, Maddie.
Maddie is 16-years-old and is known for getting into trouble with drugs, boys and partying.
She is described as: “Maddie is like most young teen girls. She hates her parents and always feels the whole world is out to get her.”
Williamson is from Oakville, Ontario and Northern Rescue is her first prime-time role.
Scout – Spencer Macpherson
Spencer Macpherson plays 15-year-old Scout in Northern Rescue.
Scout is an aspiring wrestler and is described as “the man of the household” when his dad is away.
Macpherson is a Canadian film and television actor best known for playing King Charles IX of France in Reign, starring alongside Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows and Celina Sinden.
His previous credits include Defiance, the Degrassi series and Killer High.
Taylor – Taylor Thorne
Taylor Thorne plays Taylor, the youngest sibling in Northern Rescue at just 12-years-old.
She is described as: “Twelve —going on thirty and the smart one of the group. She’s been strong for everyone, not showing a lot of emotion publicly and handling things a little too much like a champ.”
Thorne is best known for starring opposite Brendan Fraser as his daughter in Condor.
Other cast members in Northern Rescue include Tony Nappo as Coach Howell, Michelle Nolden as Sarah and Christian Martyn as Jason.
Also starring in Northern Rescue on Netflix are:
• Evan Marsh as Henry
• Sebastien Roberts as Alex
• Nicola Correia-Damude as Laura
• Bird Panda as Raji
Northern Rescue is streaming on Netflix now
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