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Arnold Pinnock plays George Ryder, Toby and Oz's supervisor in ''The Listener.''
As the youngest of five children, Pinnock always had his sights set on being in the spotlight. He began his career doing sketch comedy at Toronto's prestigious Second City Mainstage. After appearing in several successful revues, Pinnock moved into film and television. In addition to being a regular on the ABC family series ''Beautiful People'' and the CTV series ''The City,'' Pinnock landed recurring roles in the critically acclaimed CBC series ''This Is Wonderland,'' the internationally syndicated teen series ''Life with Derek,'' and in Showcase's hilarious series ''Billable Hours,'' for which he received a Gemini nomination. He has also appeared in numerous guest roles on syndicated TV series such as Lifetime's ''Missing'' and Showtime's ''Soul Food.'' Most recently, he guest starred in the new series ''Flashpoint.''
Pinnock's movie of the week credits include starring as Santa Claus in the internationally popular holiday movie ''It Must Be Santa'' and co-starring in the CBS' mini-series ''Category 6: Day of Destruction.'' Following that, he co-starred in Disney's very successful ''Twitches'' and ''Twitches Too.'' He has also had supporting roles in ''Ruby's Red Bucket of Blood'' with Angela Basset, Lifetime's Emmy nominated ''After Amy'' with Brigitte Fonda, ''Left Behind: World War III,'' ''Bojangles'' with Gregory Hines and ''The Incredible Hulk'' with Tim Roth and Ed Norton.
Pinnock has appeared in several feature films; the most notable include ''Exit Wounds'' with DMX, ''Against the Ropes'' with Meg Ryan, ''The Ladies Man'' with Will Farrell, ''Down To Earth'' with Chris Rock and ''Lars and the Real Girl'' with Ryan Gosling. He can also be seen in HBO's upcoming ''Grey Gardens'''' with Drew Barrymore and the Canadian film ''Cry of the Owl.''