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J.C. MacKenzie (Skip Fontaine)

Head of Sales and partner at American Century, Skip’s savvy and, sometimes, questionable business practices, always inflate American Century’s profits, as well as put some money in his pocket along the way.


With over 150 television appearances under his belt, Canadian actor J.C. has had the opportunity to work with many of the top names in the business. MacKenzie currently stars in HBO's Vinyl from executive producers Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter. J.C. is no stranger to collaborating with Scorsese; the two previously worked together on the hit films The Aviator, The Wolf of Wall Street and The Departed.

His breakthrough role came as Arnold Spavik in ABC’s Emmy Award-winning series, Murder One.

MacKenize is also well-known for his work on Fox’s Dark Angel, playing Reagan Normal Ronald. He recently appeared on the Netflix original horror thriller Hemlock Grove, and other past credits include Showtime’s hit series Dexter, FX’s The Shield and the CBS political drama The Good Wife.

J.C. divides his time between the big and small screens. His film credits also include The Day the Earth Stood Still, Mad Money, The Return and What Planet Are You From.

MacKenzie grew up in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, with his parents and three brothers. Prior to launching his career in film and television, he spent several years working in theatres across Canada, including the national tour of Neil Simon’s play Biloxi Blues. J.C. first discovered theatre as a student at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec. Within two years, he was accepted at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

On his off time, MacKenzie is an avid skier, enjoys spicy food and has a passion for interior design. MacKenzie currently resides in Los Angeles and New York with his son, Liam.