In 2001, Drake began his acting career, playing the role of Jimmy Brooks, a character on Degrassi: The Next Generation.
Drake is mentioned in the 2010 television movie Degrassi Takes Manhattan, making him one of two Degrassi actors (along with Shenae Grimes) who exist within the series’ fictional universe independently of their characters.
I have a very strange enthusiasm for odd little facts I come across on Wikipedia. I think its the way they are so earnestly worded. And the fact that someone knew that fact, and added it to Wikipedia.