It’s easy to forget that Drake actually started is journey as an actor, fronting storylines written for the character Jimmy Brooks in ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation.
He plans to reunite with his first craft by making a beeline for the big screen.
The ‘Hotline Bling’ rapper caught up with ‘W Art’ for an interview where he revealed that he is determined to find glory in Hollywood.
He also spoke about how he got kicked off the show which he joined when he was just 14 saying,
- That was part of the reason I was kicked off the show, back then, I’d spend a full day on set and then go to the studio to make music until 4 or 5 a.m. I’d sleep in my dressing room and then be in front of the cameras again by 9 a.m. eventually, they realized I was juggling two professions and told me I had to choose, I chose this life.
On going back to acting but not getting offered roles,
- I can’t wait to get back into acting“No one ever asks me to do movies, and, although music is my focal point now, I’d love to do a film. That was the life that I lived before, and it would be interesting to live it again.