<p>Marc Messier (born August 16, 1947 in Granby, Quebec) is a Canadian actor and filmmaker.
Messier's 30-year acting career included the participation in several well-known movies and television series.
After finishing his studies and developed his acting skills in college, he played in various theatrical shows across the province of Quebec plays including Broue. It was in 1972, that he debuted his acting career in La Vie Rêvée and would make his first appearance in a television series in 1974 in Avec le temps.
Messier's most extensive role was in the two-decade old television series Lance et compte in which he played the role of Marc Gagnon, an all-star hockey player for the fictional NHL team of the Quebec National, a copycat version of the defunct Quebec Nordiques (now Colorado Avalanche). After his retirement, Gagnon went on to coach the team during two separate; the first starting during the second season and again during the fourth season of the called : Lance et Compte : Nouvelle generation. Messier played the role of Gagnon for the series six seasons from 1986 to the latest one in 2006 called Lance et Compte : La revanche.
Messier also played the role of Bob in all four</p>