Growing the Big One

Aaron Pearl


A one-time seminary student and commercial fisherman, Aaron Pearl is perhaps best known for his performance with Leslie Neilsen in “Wrongly Accused,” a spoof of “The Fugitive.” Additionally, Pearl’s motion picture credits also include “Duets” and “Dangerous Attraction.”  The independent feature “Try Seventeen,” in which he starred opposite Elijah Wood, Mandy Moore and Franka Potente, premiered at the Toronto Film Festival to rave reviews in 2002. He also starred in, wrote and executive-produced the short film “Alaya’s Wish,” and the full-length feature, “Little Boy Blues.” 

His television appearances include a supporting role in A&E’s record breaking “Flight 93,” a guest starring role on the MGM series “Dead Like Me,” a regular role on the CBC series “Intelligence,” a supporting role in the television movie “I Accuse,” a supporting role in the television feature, “Stealing Sinatra,” and a recurring role on the highly acclaimed “Battlestar Galactica.” 

Pearl has also recently had roles in “Fringe,” “Harper’s Island,” “The Guard” and “The L Word.”

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