Tristan Crigger was born in Pembroke, Ontario to Robert and Susan Crigger. During his upbringing, Tristan, was always very fascinated by television, media, and the performing arts. He had many times thought of becoming an actor, but never really had the means to do so; Pembroke being such a small country town. Tristan studied the performing arts through out high school and found himself taking part in many dramatic school plays. Read more... English at the University of Ottawa. Having moved to what was a considerably bigger city than his hometown, Tristan seized the opportunity to take his hand in not acting but modeling. After receiving an offer from Models International Management, Tristan decided to attend an open call for Angie's Models and Talent, also in Ottawa, where he was selected to become a member of their modeling roster. He took part in a variety of local fashion shows, a considerable moment having been when he was chosen for an ad campaign to be featured in Europe. Tristan took his first step into the acting world with his role as « Alexa's party boyfriend » in a feature film shot in Ottawa known as Dead on Campus (2014). He has booked a principle role in the independent feature film Drug Den (2014) being shot in various areas including his hometown; Pembroke. He is 19 years old, agency represented, full of modeling experience, and eager to continue a promising career in film.