The Associates

Tel. (416) 461-0982
Fax (416) 461-9083



This dynamic duo have come together to form The Associates Talent Agency


Angela Argento, one of the top agent / managers in Toronto formally with Christopher Banks & Associates and Catalyst TCM has over twenty years experience working in the film and television industry. Argento manages the careers of award winning screenwriters, playwrights, directors and actors.

Argento is past president of the ALUNA THEATRE COMPANY and also sits of the board of the FEMALE EYE FILM FESTIVAL. She is long-standing member of TAMAC, (Talent Agents, Managers Association of Canada) a member of the ACADEMY OF CANADIAN FILM AND TELEVISION and a member of WIFT, (Women in Film and Television.) Argento has and continues to sit on many industry panels, mentoring and encouraging young filmmakers.


Ross Clydesdale was one of Canada’s top casting directors for over 25 years.  Mr. Clydesdale has cast over 60 feature films, as well MOW’s, TV series and commercials.  Mr. Clydesdale has been past president of the Casting Directors Society of Canada for two terms.

Mr. Clydesdale has worked with such notable Directors, as Mike Newell and Kathryn Bigelow, Danny DeVito, Carl Reiner, John Schlesinger to name a few.

For the past ten years he has taught a much sought after master class for many of Canada’s top performer’s that complements a development program for the young aspiring.


Our Talent Roster



Angela Argento – Founder, Talent and Literary Agent/Manager


Ross Clydesdale – Talent Agent/Manager


Adam Yorke - Assistant



Tel. (416) 461-0982
Fax (416) 461-9083