Barney Hartikainen Park (born November 1, 1968) is a Canadian actor, singer, writer, entrepreneur, producer, and aerobic dancer. He stars as Paul Taylor in and has been a director, writer and producer for It's the Paul Taylor Program!. He has performed Paul in a variety of projects in both English and Canadian French.
Barney was born to Tom Hartikainen and Chessie Park in Clarington, Ontario, Canada. His father is of Finnish descent from Oshawa and his mother is a Korean-American from San Francisco, California. He speaks English, French, and Korean.