Monday, November 28, 2016

Moose Jaw Times-Herald: Tom Jackson brings Huron Carole series to Moose Jaw

Photo courtesy Rafal Wegiel
Tom Jackson is bringing his Huron Carole
show to Moose Jaw on Dec. 4 at Grant Hall Hotel.
By Lisa Goudy

When Canadian actor, singer and activist Tom Jackson was 38 years old, he was living on the streets because of addiction.

“I lived below the house of a gentleman who was kind enough to give me the space who dealt me drugs and I was a homeless guy,” said Jackson, referring to a time in his life before he found fame on the CBC drama, “North of 60.”

But one December night, “by the grace of the Creator,” he met another homeless man who was “worse off than I was.”

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