In Degrassi Goes Hollywood, he auditions Paige Michalchuk for the main part of Trixie, and insists to Jason that they use her. Jason begrudgingly agrees because Robbie is his boss, but he constantly says that Paige isn't his Trixie. Eventually, Paige drives Mewes to the point where he quits, and Robbie is forced to fire Paige. When Manny Santos finally makes it to L.A., Paige helps Jason convince Robbie to hire Manny as Trixie instead. The movie resumes production with Manny as the lead role.