Welcome to The Baxter Agency
The Baxter Agency is a talent agency located in Toronto, Canada. We are a small agency, specializing in representing Canada's top comedians and actors for Film, Television, Commercial, Voice, Literary and Live Touring. We have clients based in Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles, and New York.
Owner and Agent Carlie Baxter opened the agency in September of 2016. Our focus is to provide our clients with one on one personal guidance and career management. We are known for an honest and straight-forward approach, a genuine enthusiasm for the industry, and an unrivaled commitment to our clients.
To casting, and producers we offer prompt, professional communication. We have a reputation for fair negotiations, and a trusted eye for talent.
Our Roster at Work
THE GREAT CANADIAN BAKING SHOW
Comedians, actors, writers and Second City alumni, and Baxter Agency clients, Alan Shane Lewis and Ann Pornel will join returning judges Bruno Feldeisen and Kyla Kennaley to cheer on 10 new Canadian amateur bakers. Based on the hit British format and produced by Proper Television, production on the fourth season is currently underway in Toronto for broadcast and streaming on CBC and CBC Gem in winter 2021.
BARONESS VON SKETCH SHOW
Baroness Von Sketch just completed production of the final season of this critically acclaimed series. Season 4 is currently airing on CBC, with Season 5 set to be released this fall. You can catch up on all the previous episodes on NETFLIX. Starring Carolyn Taylor and Jennifer Whalen, as well as a host of other roster appearances. Winner of countless CSA awards, including BEST WRITING, - Carolyn Taylor, Jenn Whalen, Allison Hogg, Becky Johnson, and Dawn Whitwell.
Created by Kris Siddiqi.. Bit Playas follows Ahmed and Leon as they spend their days hustling in the casting room, working jobs in the real world, deflecting the occasional "Soft Racism" You can watch the full first season on CBC GEM.
Owner / Talent Agent
Carlie Baxter started her career at The Second City, while also working as a production coordinator in television. Carlie was quickly promoted and became the Producer of the legendary comedy club in 2002. There she was in charge of casting and producing Tony n' Tina's Wedding, The Second City Touring Company, and The Second City Mainstage.
For the past 13 years Carlie worked as an agent in the Toronto market, where she has built a loyal roster, and fostered strong industry relationships with casting directors and producers.
She has sat on the board of The Canadian Comedy Awards, served as a jury member for the CSA's, and Cream of Comedy.
Associate / Talent Agent
Meg Maguire is a multiple award winning Stage Manager and Lighting Designer, specializing in sketch comedy and improv. After spending over a decade working in the live theatre field, her career took a natural turn to filmed entertainment. She began working for the Baxter Agency in 2018 as an assistant, bringing her knowledge of comedy and keen eye for talent with her. Now she is overseeing her own roster, including the new addition of child actors to the agency.
Location and Contact
THE BAXTER AGENCY
146 Fort York Blvd #703
Toronto, ON M5V 0E1
OWNER / TALENT AGENT - Carlie Baxter
ASSOCIATE - Meg Maguire
Meetings by appointment only.