Nicolas Billon

Nic writes for theatre, film, and television. His plays have been performed in multiple languages around the world.

His first play, The Elephant Song, was made into a feature film starring Xavier Dolan, Bruce Greenwood, and Catherine Keener, for which he won a Canadian Screen Award and a Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Award. His latest, Butcher, was produced across Canada and is in development as a feature film for Rhombus Media.

A 2016 graduate of the CFC’s Prime Time Television program, Nic recently wrote his first hour of TV drama for CBC’s X Company. He currently has two television series in development with Temple Street Productions (Orphan Black).

Nic has won over a dozen awards for his work, including the Governor-General’s Award for Drama.