2023 Canadian Screen Awards.

Best Guest Performance, Drama Series

Alfre Woodard

The Porter

"Episode 102 / Episode 103"


Set in the early 1920s and inspired by real events, The Porter follows train porters Junior Massey and Zeke Garrett, and their friends and families, as a tragedy on the job sets them on starkly different paths to a better life – and on a direct collision course with each other.

Episode Synopsis:
Episode 102 - Junior finds himself in debt to notorious Chicago gangster Miss Queenie. Zeke takes a risk to advance his cause. Lucy'™s new relationship impacts her career. Marlene makes an unlikely friend. // Episode 103 - Junior starts a gambling sideline backed by Queenie. Zeke'™s pursuit of union integration costs the community. Lucy finds her Stardust dream at risk. Marlene campaigns for an essential medical clinic.

Alfre Woodard





Production Company:

Sphere Media, Inferno Pictures