Yorick: Mark Leiren-Young

“A more polite, eco-friendly version of Hunter S. Thompson”, this award winning author, director, filmmaker, journalist, and comedian’s past and ongoing projects include “Never Shoot a Stampede Queen”, “GreenPieces”, “Canadians for Climate Change” and most recently, performing “Hockey Nut in Canada” on Urban Rush.

Buy Mark an Ice Tea ($2.50)

Buy Mark a Box of Pens ($5.00)

Buy Mark an Ethical Cup of Tea ($7.00)

Buy Mark new Bunny Slippers ($25.00)

Help Support His Website ($55.00)

Support a YouTube Video ($100)

Producer Credit for a Local Anxiety Video ($250)

Donations to Mark of over $50 receive an autographed Local Anxiety Collectable (poster, CD or print).

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Find out more about Mark at leiren-young.com

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    Dr. Lori Marino (Blackfish; The Sanctuary Project; The Kimmela Centre for Animal Advocacy) on seeking sanctuary, captive orcas (Corky, Lolita & Kiska), animal rights and wrongs & more. “Being a dolphin in a captive environment, in a concrete tank, doing tricks, is not being a dolphin… A dolphin is someone who has a life to […]

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    I couldn’t believe it when I was shown to my trailer. I’ve written for dozens of TV shows since making my debut with ReBoot back in the Jurassic era. Writers do not get trailers. Writers don’t even get cool chairs to watch people film their scenes. Actors get trailers. Today I was on-set as an […]

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    When I set out to write the episode that would reboot Mainframe on ReBoot: The Guardian Code, the biggest challenge was finding an incoming game that would allow Bob and the new Guardians to fight together. I binged every episode of ReBoot — and confirmed that my personal fave is still Lane Raichert’s Talent Night… Megabyte guitar […]

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  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:20:55 +0000: #MYREBOOT - MLY

    When I got the call to write for the reimagination of the classic series ReBoot– ReBoot: The Guardian Code there was only one possible response. ALPHANUMERIC! I hadn’t written a cartoon in about five years and I hadn’t written for ReBoot since… damn… I’m old… Then I went to ReBoot: The Guardian Code HQ in Vancouver and my old […]

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  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 03:30:09 +0000: Zoe Hopkins on Kayak to Klemtu & Pipelines to Protests - MLY

    “The ocean is a planetary issue, not a First Nations issue.” Can a determined teenager stop a pipeline? Zoe Hopkins’ new movie, Kayak to Klemtu, was inspired by the battle to stop the Northern Gateway Pipeline. Mark Leiren-Young hosted Hopkins at the 2017 Victoria Film Festival where she talked about the inspirations behind her inspiring new […]

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