George Elroy BoydGeorge Boyd
, from a family of nine, was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
. Predominantly a playwright
, Boyd has written in many other genres, including radio, television and motion pictures. In 2000
, his play, Consecrated Ground
, was nominated for a Governor's-General award for drama.
Other plays include, Shine Boy, Gideon's Blues and Wade In The Water.
Mr. Boyd currently resides in Montreal, where he's busy writing a new play, Rodier.