Movies & TelevisionToronto Rappers & Hip Hop Series

Toronto Rappers Who Are In Hollywood Movies & Television

WorldWide Entertainment TV Now Or Never Toronto Rappers & Hip Hop Documentary Series

Join us as we explore the Hollywood connections of some of Toronto’s most legendary rappers to end Black History Month for 2023.

Black History Month with WorldWide Entertainment TV. Canadian hip-hop artists are known for their musical prowess, but did you know that many of them have also made their mark in the world of movies and television?


From the international success of Drake to the pioneering work of Maestro Fresh Wes, the raw talent of Infinite, and the underground grit of DAN-E-O, these artists have all left their mark on the music industry and beyond.

We’ll delve into their stories, from humble beginnings to the bright lights of Hollywood, and discover how they’ve influenced and inspired a generation of musicians. Through interviews, behind-the-scenes footage, and exclusive performances, we’ll take you on a journey through the careers of these iconic Toronto rappers.


After seeing Tupac in “Juice ” along with studying Ice-T and Ice Cube in “New Jack City ” and ” Boyz In The Hood ” , Wes decided to take several acting classes in Toronto. He later landed roles in ” Paid In Full” , “Four Brothers” , “Honey” and “Redemption” along side Academy Award Winner Jamie Foxx.

Wes was also nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Supporting Actor in A Dramatic Role his performance in the George F. Walker series ” The Line “.


Infinite has also done some acting in films like the Tookie Williams movie that was a biopic of the founder of the Crips. The movie starred Jamie Foxx and the Canadian hip hop artist also took a part in 50 Cent’s “Get Rich Or Die Trying” biopic.


Dan-e-o (using his real name, Daniel Faraldo) landed a bit role in an episode of the A&E series, Breakout Kings in 2011, played a key role in his first full-length movie, Anything Goes that same year and starred in 2014’s Tapped Out. His next feature-length film, titled Lifechanger was released in 2018.


Leave a Reply