Letterkenny is a fictional take on a town in Canada that is home to 5,000 people and this humorous series follows their many problems. It has won awards for its hilarity and the episodes can be watched on Hulu. The show features several groups of people, but Wayne is the highlight of the show as he is the toughest guy in the town.
Fans love the series, but very little is known about the members of the cast. They each have their own stories, quirks, and notable resumes that true fans of the series should know about.
10. Dan Petronijevic Played A Closeted G.a.y Character On ‘Playmakers’
This actor has been in the business since 1994, but the most notable accomplishment on his resume is playing a closeted g.a.y character on a show called Playmakers. It might not seem relevant to his current role, although, some see a connection between McMurray’s homophobia and this past role. Petronijevic has undergone quite a change as he transformed into the character for this role, but fans are constantly laughing at his antics.
9. Jacob Tierney Is A Writer And Director
Jacob Tierney is an actor, but he is also a writer, director, and producer. It comes as no surprise seeing how his father is Kevin Tierney, an award-winning film producer. Fans know this actor as Glen, but behind the scenes, he is one of the creators of this series. He has also directed other series and films like Game On, Mr. D, and Gavin Crawford’s Wild Wild West.
8. Kamilla Kowal’s Favorite Ice Cream Flavor Is Mint Chocolate Chip
A typical question that everyone wants to know the answer to is what a celebrity’s favorite ice cream flavor is. It turns out that this actress is a fan of mint chocolate chip when summer demands she buys herself a sweet treat. Fans might not have pictured Bonnie McMurray as a mint gal, but Kamilla Kowal is one of its avid supporters.
7. Tyler Johnston Has Been Nominated For Three Canadian Screen Awards
Tyler Johnston was cast as Stewart in this film, but he has had success in other acting ventures as well. He has been nominated for three Canadian Screen Awards back in 2013 and 2014 for his roles on Less Than Kind and The Phantoms.
However, he has won several other awards at the Leo Awards, Montreal International Wreath Awards Film Festival, UBCP/ACTRA Awards in Vancouver, and at the Whistler Film Festival. His ability to be shown so much recognition for multiple works attributes to his incredible acting ability as he transforms into these unique characters.
6. Andrew Herr’s First Fight Left Him With Sore N.i.p.p.l.es
Andrew Herr’s first fight happened when he was in seventh grade, and he learned that it doesn’t bring fame and glory. A fellow student became angry at him and twisted his n.i.p.p.l.e.s, which then led Herr to start throwing fists. The boys had to recount their feelings to the entire class and it ended with embarrassment and a pair of sore n.i.p.p.l.es in a moment he will never forget.
5. Dylan Playfair Is The Son Of An NHL Player
Dylan Playfair might be a hockey player on the show, but in reality, it has actually been his entire life. His father is Jim Playfair, a former NHL player who was on the Edmonton Oilers and Chicago Blackhawks through the span of his career, as he followed in the footsteps of his older brother. This actor wanted to follow the family tradition and play professionally until he entered the field of acting.
4. K. Trevor Wilson Is A Standup Comedian
K. Trevor Wilson might have grown in fame due to his appearance as Dan on the show, but he is also known for his standup comedy acts. His most recent album called Sorry! (A Canadian Album) debuted at the top spot on the Itunes charts and he has appeared on several talk shows for his work.
He is still touring with an amazing show for his fans to come and see as he evokes laughter from the crowd. It is easy to see why he was chosen for his role on the show based on the reaction his fans have to his standup.
3. Nathan Dales Favorite Hockey Team Is The Calgary Flames
Nathan Dales is from Calgary, so it should come as no surprise that his favorite hockey team is the Calgary Flames. He can often be found in attendance at the games and has even made appearances on the jumbotron. Dales has favorites on the team and loves to reminisce about the memories he has of them.
2. Michelle Mylett Is An Environmental Activist
Michelle Mylett plays the role of Katy on the show but in her normal life, she has been known to be an environmental activist. She loves Canada’s beaches and wants to do her part to reduce the amount of plastic waste on their shores. It might be sporadic at times, but she always has the best intentions for her fans and the world at heart.
1. Jared Keeso Wanted To Play In The NHL
Jared Keeso might be one of the creators and stars of the show, but that doesn’t mean acting was always his dream. He originally wanted to go to the NHL or be offered a college scholarship to play and it was his dad who helped him change his mind. This led to him thinking of the next steps he could take in his life and decided that acting was the next best thing on his list of skills.