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Ricardo Hoyos
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Birth Name Ricardo Antonio Hoyos
Date of Birth November 27, 1995 (age 21)
Place of Birth Alliston, Canada
Gender Male
Nickname(s) Rico Hoyos, Ricky Hoyos, Sunny
Height 6'0
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Black
Occupation(s) Actor
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Twitter ricardohoyos2
Ricardo Antonio Hoyos is a Canadian actor who is currently portraying Zig Novak on Degrassi. He was recently on the Nick Junior Show Dino Dan and was also on RL Stine's The Haunting Hour as Bill. He also appeared in an episode of Haven called "Butterfly". He is good friends on set with Cristine Prosperi, Olivia Scriven, Alex Steele, Munro Chambers, and Luke Bilyk.


  • Ricardo is a Sagittarius.
  • He is Peruvian, Ecuadorian, and Irish.
  • He has a 14-year-old brother, and a 21-year-old sister.
  • His favorite color is green.
  • Ricardo has dual citizenship in the USA and Canada.
  • If he could work with one old Degrassi cast member, it would be Shane Kippel.
  • He ships Zimogen (Zig and Imogen).
  • His celebrity crush is Cara Delevigne.
  • His dream career after Degrassi is antiquing. Source
  • He ships Zaya (Zig and Maya).
  • His brother, Lucius Hoyos, is also an actor.
  • His mom is his best friend.
  • He's a big fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers.


Year Title Role Type
2007 Good Morning World Jimmy TV Series
2007 'Til Death Do Us Part Johnny TV Series
2007 Back in '93 Tino Short Film
2007 The Secret of the Nutcracker Sasha TV Movie
2008 Toronto Stories Jacob Short Film
2008 What You Eat Young Robert Short Film
2007 - 2009 The Jon Dore Television Show Young Jon TV Series
2009 The Armoire Tony Short Film
2009 Super Why! Ugly Duckling Brother 1 (voice) TV Series
2010 Haven Bobby Mueller TV Series
2010 Dino Dan Ricardo TV Series
2011 R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour Bill TV Series
2012 RedaKai Apex TV Series
2013 Life with Boys Wyatt TV Series
2012 - present Degrassi Zig Novak TV Series
2014 Billy the Kid William McCarty Short
2014 Gramps James Short
2016 Flower Shop Mystery: Snipped in the Bud Kenny Lipinski TV Movie
2016 Killjoys Olan TV Series
2016 Sadie's Last Days on Earth Jack Movie


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