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|Born||August 11, 1979|
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
|Residence||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Occupation||Actor, voice actor, writer, producer|
Drew Nelson (born August 11, 1979) is a Canadian actor and voice artist born in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada. He is best known for playing Duncan on the Canadian cartoon series Total Drama and Matt Sayles in The Strain .
Etobicoke is an administrative district and former city that makes up the western part of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Etobicoke was first settled by Europeans in the 1790s; the municipality grew into city status in the 20th century. Several independent villages and towns developed within the area of Etobicoke, only to be absorbed later into Etobicoke during the era of Metro Toronto. Etobicoke was dissolved in 1998, when it was amalgamated with other Metro Toronto municipalities into the City of Toronto. Etobicoke is bordered on the south by Lake Ontario, on the east by the Humber River, on the west by Etobicoke Creek, the city of Mississauga, and Toronto Pearson International Airport, and on the north by Steeles Avenue West.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada. It is Canada's most populous province accounting for 38.3 percent of the country's population, and is the second-largest province in total area. Ontario is fourth-largest jurisdiction in total area when the territories of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut are included. It is home to the nation's capital city, Ottawa, and the nation's most populous city, Toronto, which is also Ontario's provincial capital.
Total Drama is a Canadian animated comedy television series which is an homage and parody to common conventions from reality television. The show and its sequel seasons are collectively referred to as the Total Drama series. It premiered on the Canadian cable television specialty channel Teletoon in Canada on July 8, 2007, and on the American cable television channel Cartoon Network in the United States on June 5, 2008. All of the contestants have distinct personalities that serve as main plot points with the characters consisting of the eponymous fictional reality series and the contestants therein. The style of this series is similar to that of Survivor. Total Drama was met with critical acclaim upon release and has developed a cult following.
He has been in numerous television shows. He first appeared in the television series Friends as an extra.
Friends is an American television sitcom, created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, which aired on NBC from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, lasting ten seasons. With an ensemble cast starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer, the show revolves around six friends in their 20s and 30s who live in Manhattan, New York City. The series was produced by Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television. The original executive producers were Kevin S. Bright, Kauffman, and Crane.
A background actor or extra is a performer in a film, television show, stage, musical, opera or ballet production, who appears in a nonspeaking or nonsinging (silent) capacity, usually in the background. War films and epic films often employ background actors in large numbers: some films have featured hundreds or even thousands of paid background actors as cast members. Likewise, grand opera can involve many background actors appearing in spectacular productions.
His performances include appearing as a guest-star or extra in various movies or TV shows, such as Fringe , Supernatural , and Rookie Blue . Most of Nelson's best-known roles are in cartoons, such as Duncan in Total Drama , Kai in 6Teen , and Jason in Girlstuff/Boystuff . He also had a recurring role on the FX series, The Strain .
Fringe is an American science fiction television series created by J. J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman, and Roberto Orci. It premiered on the Fox network on September 9, 2008, and concluded on January 18, 2013, after five seasons and 100 episodes. The series follows Olivia Dunham, Peter Bishop, and Walter Bishop, all members of the fictional Fringe Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, based in Boston, Massachusetts, under the supervision of Homeland Security. The team uses fringe science and FBI investigative techniques to investigate a series of unexplained, often ghastly occurrences, which are related to mysteries surrounding a parallel universe.
Supernatural is an American dark fantasy television series created by Eric Kripke. It was first broadcast on September 13, 2005, on The WB, and subsequently became part of successor The CW's lineup. Starring Jared Padalecki as Sam Winchester and Jensen Ackles as Dean Winchester, the series follows the two brothers as they hunt demons, ghosts, monsters, and other supernatural beings. The series is produced by Warner Bros. Television, in association with Wonderland Sound and Vision. Along with Kripke, executive producers have been McG, Robert Singer, Phil Sgriccia, Sera Gamble, Jeremy Carver, John Shiban, Ben Edlund and Adam Glass. Former executive producer and director Kim Manners died of lung cancer during production of the fourth season.
Rookie Blue is a Canadian police drama television series starring Missy Peregrym and Gregory Smith. It was created by Morwyn Brebner, Tassie Cameron and Ellen Vanstone. The police drama premiered on June 24, 2010, at 9:00 p.m. Eastern/8:00 p.m. Central, and aired on Global in Canada and ABC in the United States.
Nelson is also currently working on a project called Lost Ones as a writer-producer.The project is an urban fantasy centered around a 13-year-old orphan named Malik. It is set against the backdrop of hip hop and street art, and the film follows Malik and his crew as they plot to foil a greedy mayor's plans to gentrify their hood.
|2002||Recipe for Murder||Fan #1|
|2004||My Brother's Keeper||Lance|
|2004||Queer as Folk||Pink Posse / Robbie||2 episodes|
|2004||Degrassi: The Next Generation||Keg Guy||Episode: Ghost in the Machine: Part 2|
|2004||The Aviator||Hell's Angels Pilot||Extra|
|2004||Spynet||Rod||Episode: The Talented Mr. Minnifield|
|2006||The Departed||Costello Gang Member|
|2006||Mind Over Murder||Dr. Michaels|
|2007||Death Note||Matt/Mail Jeevas|
|2007||Live Free or Die Hard||Cyber Terrorist|
|2008||Dawgs Playing Poker||Alex|
|2008||Smallville||CSI Agent||Episode: Plastique|
|2008||Supernatural||Crossroads Demon||Episode: I Know What You Did Last Summer|
|2009||Fringe||Carl Langdon||Episode: Dream Logic|
|2011||InSecurity||Special Agent Tom Daley||2 episodes|
|2011||XIII: The Series||Jacob Locke||2 episodes|
|2011||Rookie Blue||Vincent Walker||Episode: Best Laid Plans|
|2011||Flashpoint||Bernard Moore||Episode: Grounded|
|2011||Against the Wall||Richard "Rick" Rose||Episode: Memories We Fear|
|2011||Lost Girl||Clive||Episode: Can't See the Fae-Rest|
|2011||Bakugan: Mechtanium Surge||Ben (Voice)||15 episodes|
|2011||Beyblade: Metal Masters||Chao Xin (Voice)||11 episodes|
|2012||Rizzoli & Isles||Cosplayer||Extra|
Episode: Virtual Love
|2013||Suits||Graham Stenton||Episode: Shadow of a Doubt|
|2014||Castle||Teacher||Episode: Smells Like Teen Spirit|
|2014||Daisy: A Hen Into the Wild||Blade|
|2007–Present||Total Drama||Duncan (Voice)||Main, 77 episodes|
|2014||The Strain||Matt Sayles||Recurring role, 6 episodes|
Nelson was born in Etobicoke, a suburb of Toronto, Ontario, on August 11, 1979.He attended Richview Collegiate Institute and Humber College. Nelson lives in Toronto, Canada. He lives with his bulldog, Katie.
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