BELOVED CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINER TO BE HONOURED

The late “Mr. Dressup,” children’s entertainer Ernie Coombs is among the latest inductees to Canada’s Walk of Fame.

The Class of 2019 also includes actor Will Arnett, speed skater Cindy Klassen, architect Frank Gehry, Hockey Hall of Famer Mark Messier and Dr. James Naismith, the Canadian who invented basketball.

The annual walk of fame event honours Canadian’s from the music, sports, film and television, literary, visual and performing arts, science, innovation, philanthropy and social justice realms.

The induction ceremony is scheduled for November 23rd at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.