Blake McGrath Dancer

Blake mcgrath

Blake McGrath (born November 21, 1983) is a Canadian professional dancer, pop singer and choreographer, best known for being on the first season of So You Think You Can Dance in 2005, and MTV reality dance show, DanceLife. Blake James McGrath was born in Mississauga Ontario His early television appearances include: Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story (1997) playing Stuart Sanger, and the TV show recreation of Goosebumps book "Stay Out of the Basement". He played the brother Casey. In 2003, McGrath was chosen to perform on Michael Jackson's thirtieth anniversary special. In 2006, he performed alongside Paulina Rubio at the 2004 Latin Grammy Awards. Also in 2006 he has an appearance in the documentary Freestyle (with Brian Friedman). He has appeared in Gap campaigns (with Sarah Jessica Parker), and in advertisements for iPod, Old Navy (which he also choreographed), and Hummer. He has danced with stars such as Madonna, Britney Spears, Janet Jackson, Adam Lambert, Ashanti, Destiny's Child, P!nk, Craig David, Jewel. In addition to his appearances on television shows, McGrath has also appeared in the films Butterbox Babies, Life With Mikey, Chicago, and Rent.

Personal details

Date of birth
November 21st, 1983
Place of birth
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Nationality
Canada,United States of America
Places lived
Los Angeles , California
pop. 3,884,307 (2013)

Education

1. Cawthra Park Secondary School High school

Cawthra Park Secondary School, also known as CPSS, is a public high school built in 1972 located in Southeast Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Type High school
Founded
1972
Headquarters
1305 Cawthra Road, L5G 4L1 - Mississauga, Ontario
Official web page www.cawthrapark.com
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by gender

People attended Cawthra Park Secondary School connected by profession and/or age

b. 1983., Fashion Model
b. 1973., Rock Artist

Blake McGrath on Social media

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Music albums

Album title Release date Release type Recording type Recording length Additional artists Contributors
Time To Move
November 2nd, 2010 Album

Movie performances

1. Blake McGrath: Dance Driven Hip Hop and More (2007)

Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
60.0

Awards

Top cast

2. Rent (2005)

Drama, Musical, Romance
played Dancer #7
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
135.0
29 Show list 1 Show list $40M

Rent is a 2005 American musical drama film directed by Chris Columbus. It is an adaptation of the Broadway musical of the same name, in turn based on Giacomo Puccini's opera La bohème. The film depicts the lives of several Bohemians and their struggles with sexuality, drugs, paying their rent, and life under the shadow of AIDS. It takes place in the East Village of New York City from 1989 to 1990. The film features six of the original Broadway cast members reprising their roles.

Awards

2005 Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Comedy or Musical

Top cast

Mimi Marquez
Cop #2
Joanne Jefferson
Alexi Darling
Mark Cohen
Dancer #8
Benjamin Coffin III
Bohemian #5
Mr. Cohen
Maureen Johnson
Mrs. Jefferson
Singer-Dancer
Bohemian #18
Roger Davis
Thug #1
Angry Man in Car
Steve
Receptionist
Bohemian #16
Bohemian #1
Tom Collins
New Year's Celebrant
Angel Dumott Schunard
Gordon
Bohemian #12
Mrs. Cohen
Mrs. Johnson
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Lesbian
Bisexuality
Aggie Guerard Rodgers
Rent
English
United States of America

3. Chicago (2002)

Comedy, Crime, Musical
played Male Dancer #18
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
113.0
38 Show list 38 Show list $45M

Chicago is a 2002 American musical comedy film adapted from the satirical stage musical of the same name, exploring the themes of celebrity, scandal, and corruption in Jazz Age Chicago. The film stars Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renée Zellweger and Richard Gere, and also features John C. Reilly, Queen Latifah, Christine Baranski, Taye Diggs, Lucy Liu, Colm Feore, and Mýa Harrison. Directed and choreographed by Rob Marshall, and adapted by screenwriter Bill Condon, Chicago won six Academy Awards in 2003, including Best Picture. The film was critically lauded, and was the first musical to win Best Picture since Oliver! in 1969. Chicago centers on Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart, two murderesses who find themselves in jail together awaiting trial in 1920s Chicago. Velma, a vaudevillian, and Roxie, a housewife, fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows.

Awards

2003 Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress - Theatrical
2003 PGA Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures
2003 American Choreography Award for Outstanding Achievement in Feature Film
2003 BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2003 Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
2003 Producers Guild of America Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture
2003 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
2003 Golden Reel Award for Best Sound Editing - Music - Musical Feature
2003 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
2003 BMI Film Music Award
2003 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2003 Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay
2003 BET Award for Best Actress
2003 Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film
2003 BAFTA Award for Best Sound
2003 Costume Designers Guild Award for Best Costume Design - Period or Fantasy Film
2002 Academy Award for Best Production Design
2002 Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing
2002 Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
2002 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Costume Design
2002 National Board of Review Award for Best Debut Director
2002 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
2002 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Use of Previously Published or Recorded Music
2002 Academy Award for Best Picture
2002 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Film Editing
2002 Academy Award for Best Costume Design
2002 Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Film
2002 Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
2002 Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
2002 Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
2002 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
2002 Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2002 Dallas–Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Film
2002 Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Song
2002 Academy Award for Best Film Editing
2002 Evening Standard British Film Award for Best Actress
2002 DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film
2002

Top cast

Amos Hart
Kitty Baxter
Martin S. Harrison
Velma Kelly
Casely
Roxie Hart
Billy Flynn
Bare Woman #1
Mary Sunshine
Female Ensemble Member #15
Mrs. Borusewicz
The Bandleader
Sergeant Fogarty
Male Ensemble Member #10, Male Dancer #19
Female Dancer #10, Female Dancer #10
Male Ensemble Member #12, Male Dancer #21
Male Dancer #11
Male Dancer #15, Male Ensemble Member #8
Male Dancer #2, Wilbur
Ezekial Young, Male Dancer #1
Male Dancer #20, Male Ensemble Member #11
Judge
Female Dancer #4
Doctor
Male Ensemble Member #15
Male Dancer #25
Nickie
Female Dancer #21
Male Ensemble Member #20
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Capital punishment
Chicago
Hungarian language, English
Germany, United States of America

4. Life with Mikey (1993)

Comedy, Family
played Acrobat #1
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
106.0
32 Show list

Life with Mikey is a 1993 comedy film starring Michael J. Fox, Christina Vidal, Nathan Lane, Cyndi Lauper and David Krumholtz. Tagline: He's a talent agent. She's a thief. Looks like they've already got something in common.

Awards

Top cast

Michael Chapman
Mr. Burns
Brian Spiro
Barry Corman
Ed Chapman
Mrs. Burns
Mr. Corcoran
Officer Moran
Little Mikey
Mrs. Gordon
Janice
Irate Man
Courtney Aspinall
Angie Vega
Cereal Commercial Director
Cookie Commercial Director
The Lobotomizer
Evil Eye
Baseball Boy
Mrs. Corman
Mrs. Tobin
Lenny
Harrison
Norman Feller
Spanish Singer
Commercial Mother
Man #2
Mrs. Wasserman
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

Starring TV roles

1. DanceLife

Reality-TV
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

MTV
January 15th, 2007 March 5th, 2007 1 English

Regular TV appearances

1. So You Think You Can Dance Canada

Reality-TV
Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Languages Regular cast
Him/Herself
CTV Television Network
CTV Two
MuchMusic
September 11th, 2008 September 11th, 2011 4 English

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