National Treasure #134: Graham Greene

He’s the Canadian Oneida actor, not the English novelist.

He’s played Aboriginal roles – like his Oscar-nominated role in Dances with Wolves, and truly scary gangster Malachi Strand on Longmire.

He’s played non-Aboriginal roles, like Shakespeare’s Shylock at Stratford, and hearing-challenged explosives expert Edgar K. B. (Kaboom?) Montrose on The Red Green Show.  

“What have you got for us today?” asks Red Green.
“Yes, it is a beautiful day, but that’s not why I’m here,” replies Edgar.

He’s recognizable enough that he was selected to spoof the Lakota commercial on Rick Mercer’s Report.

See other examples of his work:

Malachi Strand

Edgar Montrose – This link is to the entire 23-minute episode, just so you know.

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2 Responses to National Treasure #134: Graham Greene

  1. Jim Robertson

    Another excellent choice ! And thanks for the link to the Lakota commercial spoof, hadn’t seen that one before !

    • Isabel Gibson

      Jim R – Glad you liked it. Until we started to watch “Longmire” on Netflix, I’d only seen Graham in sympathetic roles. I didn’t know he could be so scary.