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