Artine grew up in the steel town of Hamilton, Ontario. He began his acting career on stage doing a rendition of Mark Twain's, Huckleberry Finn in which he played Tom Sawyer.
In 1995, Artine had a run in with Robin Williams and life changed after that. He started taking classes at the William Davis Studio and The Gastown Actors Studio. He then decided to enroll at the Vancouver Film School where he graduated the following year.
- The Movie Out Here
- Soldiers of the Apocalypse
- L.A.P.D.: To Protect and to Serve
- Zero Hour
- The Zero Sum
- The Dark Corner