David Lewis (Canadian actor)

David Lewis (born August 4, 1976)[1] is a Canadian actor, best known for his roles in Hope Island, Icarus, White Chicks, A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, and Child's Play.

David Lewis
Born (1976-08-04) 4 August 1976 (age 44)
Years active1989-present


Lewis is best known for playing Kevin Mitchum on the PAX series Hope Island. He played Walt Lawson in the 1999 film Lake Placid. He also worked in The Butterfly Effect 2. Lewis played Richard Allen on CBS's Harper's Island. In 2010, he played Mr. Graham in Icarus. David has had a role in almost 100 movies and shows. In 2005, he appeared on Criminal Minds. He starred in Shoes Off!, which won the 1998 Canadian Screen Award for Best Live Action Short Drama. He also played Mr. Denzel Crocker in the 2011 television film A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner, the 2012 TV movie, A Fairly Odd Christmas, and the 2014 TV movie, A Fairly Odd Summer.

He was cast in Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency in 2018.[2] In 2019, Lewis was cast in the horror film Child's Play as Shane, a character who is depicted as mean and abusive towards his girlfriend's son Andy (Gabriel Bateman).[3] He was interviewed by Dread Central about his role in the film.[4] In 2015, Lewis has been awarded a Leo award for the Best Performance by a Male in a Web Series.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

Lewis revealed in his 2019 interview that he has children, including at least one son.[4]


  1. ^ Lewis, David [@davidjlewis11] (4 August 2016). "Look at this guy!! Who couldn't love this guy! (Don't answer that) Thx for the tweet!" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  2. ^ Petski, Denise (30 April 2018). "'Unspeakable': Levi Meaden, Brian Markinson, Aaron Douglas & David Lewis Round Out Cast of CBC/Sundance Miniseries". Deadline. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  3. ^ Furminger, Sabrina. "Child's Play is serious business for Vancouver's David Lewis". Vancouver Courier. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  4. ^ a b "Interview: David Lewis Is Not The Jerk From CHILD'S PLAY". Dread Central. 12 September 2019. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  5. ^ "2015 LEO AWARDS NOMINEES & WINNERS" (PDF). leoawards.com.

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