About this actor
Shane Meier (born June 11, 1977) is a Canadian actor who is probably most notable for playing the title role in The Matthew Shepard Story, a TV movie about the life and murder of Matthew Shepard. Meier was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, the son of Jane and John Meier. He is represented in both Canada and the United States; Trina Allen at Play Management in Vancouver and David M Rudy at Armada Partners in Los Angeles, respectively. He has appeared in more than 50 other films and television programs, including MacGyver; Walker, Texas Ranger; and Psych. In 2003, Meier won the Screen Idol Award for "Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role" for his portrayal of Matthew Shepard in The Matthew Shepard Story. In animation, he voiced Willy DuWitt in Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars and Lancer in My Little Pony Tales as well as additional characters in Captain N: The Game Master and The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog.