Birth Name: Michael Bruce Patrick Seater
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of Birth: January 15, 1987
*father – Scottish, English, possibly one quarter Romanian
Michael Seater is a Canadian actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. He has starred on the shows Redwall, in voice performance; The Zack Files, Strange Days at Blake Holsey High, Life with Derek, ReGenesis, Murdoch Mysteries, 18 to Life, Bomb Girls, and The Wedding Planners; and appeared in the films Future Fear and The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio, and in the made-for-tv movies Shades of Black: The Conrad Black Story, Degrassi Goes Hollywood, and Vacation with Derek. He has directed the films People Hold On, which he wrote, and Sadie’s Last Days on Earth, which he co-wrote. He has also directed episodes of the shows Upstairs Amy and Emerald Code, and written episodes of Life with Derek.
Michael’s paternal grandfather was named Robert John Rennie Seater (the son of Robert Seatter and Margaret). Michael’s grandfather Robert was born in Manitoba, to Scottish parents.
Michael’s paternal grandmother was Grace Marie Moyse (the daughter of Joseph Moyse and Marise Minnie May Miles). Grace was born in Manitoba. Joseph was born in Bucharest, Romania, or possibly Mons, Belgium. Minnie was born in Enfield, England, the daughter of Frederick Bartholomew Miles and Emily Meekcoms.
Sources: Michael’s paternal grandmother, Grace Marie Moyse, on the 1926 Canada, Prairie Provinces Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Michael’s paternal grandmother, Grace Marie (Moyse) Seater – https://passages.winnipegfreepress.com
Michael’s paternal great-grandfather, Joseph Moyse, on the 1916 Canada, Prairie Provinces Census – https://www.familysearch.org