Robert Cormier(Actor) Biography

Robert Cormier, an actor, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2016; he was 33 years old. Fans of the long-running drama Heartland will remember him most for his role as Finn Cotter, the grandson of Al Cotter (played by Duncan Fraser), on the show. Amy Fleming, who plays the lead role in the series, had feelings for Finn at one point (Amber Marshall).

Cormier has also been in episodes of American Gods, Designated Survivor, and Ransom, and he played the role of Kit Jennings in the third season of the anthology horror series Slasher, which can be found streaming on Netflix.

UPtv, the television station that broadcasts Heartland, paid tribute to the late actor on Instagram by posting a photo of him alongside his co-star from the series and writing, “Robert Cormier, aka Heartland’s Finn, was an exceptional talent, gone too soon.” The caption accompanied the image.



At the time of his death, Robert Cormier was 33 years old


Cause of Death

On Friday, the actor passed away; it has not been determined what caused his death.


Who Did He Play In Netflix’s Slasher?

In the third season of Slasher, which aired in 2019, Robert played the role of Kit Jennings.

The actor also had guest spots in American Gods (two episodes) and Designated Survivor (ABC), both shows airing on the ABC network.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Robert received his undergraduate degree in economics from York University and then went on to earn his graduate degree in acting from the Toronto Academy of Acting for Film & Television in 2014.

The actor passed away on Friday as a result of “injuries experienced in a fall,” according to statements made by his sister, Stephanie, to the outlet. He took his final breath in an Etobicoke, Ontario, hospital before passing away.

Tributes Pour In For The Actor


While announcing his demise, Heartfelt production shared: “We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Robert Cormier. He was a beloved member of the Heartland cast the last two seasons. On behalf of the Heartland cast and crew, our thoughts are with him and his family during this difficult time.”

His passing is being deeply mourned by fans who took to Twitter to share their condolences.

One Tweeted: “I can’t believe I’m reading this! I loved his character in Heartland and I was so looking forward to Finn & Amy becoming a couple. What a terrible tragedy. I am thinking of his family, friends, and also the Heartland cast.”

“Absolutely crushed to read this morning, Robert Cormier (Finn) was such a hopeful part of season 15 of Heartland. My heart goes out to his family and all the Heartland cast and fans” wrote another.