Delivered the news during international radio programs of the Voice of America (USIA) part time while studying acting.
Won local Emmy for his news work in the nation's capitol (1977).
Was a television news reporter at channel seven in Washington D.C. (1974-77, WJLA-TV) and channel eleven in Baltimore (1971-1974, WBAL-TV).
His voice can be heard in an uncredited performance as one of Billy Beane's (Brad Pitt) most harsh and persistent faceless critics in the 2011 hit sports movie "Moneyball".
He is a graduate of the Michele Clark broadcast journalism program at Columbia University, NYC.
Graduated from same Bronx High School that produced actors Burt Lancaster and Stubby Kaye, Directors George Cukor and Gary Marshall,Fashion Designer Ralph Lauren, Comedian Robert Klein, writers James Baldwin and Paddy Chayefsky, Photographer Richard Avedon, Congressman Charles Rangel,and Manhattan Borough President Basil Patterson. Like former NBA great Nate Archibald, Canada is a member of the 1966 class of DeWitt Clinton High.