From Ed Conroy of the Toronto Star:
10 famous people (besides Drake) who got their start on Toronto kidsâ€™ shows
Here are eight appearances from stars that passed through some fairly foggy Toronto kidsâ€™ shows back in the day.
John Candy, CucumberÂ
CucumberÂ (Childrenâ€™s Underground Club of United Moose and Beaver for Enthusiastic Reporters) was a weekday afternoon childrenâ€™s program that encouraged viewers to be expressive and creative. Hosted by Moose and Beaver, the Cucumber clubhouse also saw many visitors including an impossibly young John Candy, here playing superhero Weatherman in an episode all about â€” you guessed it â€” weather. Continue reading.