John L'Ecuyer was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a director and actor, known for Ready or Not (1993), The Ultimate Sin (2007) and ReGenesis (2004). His selected television work includes Queer as Folk, Live Through This, Blue Murder, Traders and Cold Squad. He has six credits for the A&E series Nero Wolfe starring Timothy Hutton. His feature documentary, Confessions of a Rabid Dog, won Best Social Documentary at HotDocs.