10 Canadian movie/TV characters played by Canadian artists & producers
Everyone knows about Drake’s acting history as the character Jimmy Brooks on Degrassi: The Next Generation, but we wanted to show love to some other TV and movie characters played by Canadian artists and producers.
From legends to budding artists, rappers to producers, the list of Canadian musicians also putting in work as actors is surprisingly long and diverse.
We compiled a list of 10 of our favourite TV and movie characters played by Canadian artists and producers.
(Originally shared on HipHopCanada’s Instagram).
Maestro Fresh Wes
Movie/Show: Mr. D
Role: Paul Dwyer
Movie/Show: Road Trip
Eddie G. aka Erupt
Movie/Show: Private Eyes
Movie/Show: Drop The Beat
Movie/Show: Tapped Out
Movie/Show: xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Noah “40” Shebib
Movie/Show: The Virgin Suicides (1999)
Role: Parkie Denton
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