Dakota House was born in, Manning,
Alberta on Feb 17, 1974. He grew up in, Winnapeg MA, and he is currentley living in Edmonton, Alberta. Dakota got started
in acting, when his mother found an ad from ,Winnipeg Casting Agency. They was looking for young Native actors, he auditioned
and received a scholarship for a 10 week acting course.
Soon after, he won the role as, "Skinner"
In the 1992 film, "Dividers." Dakota is well known for his role in the, Canadian drama series, "North Of 60. He played, "TeeVee
Tenia" who lived in a small town called, "Lynx River. TeeVee Tenia was the town's trouble maker, he grew up learning about
the outside world from watching television.
He had dreams of the South thinking things would be
better there, only to have his dreams shattered. Later on, TeeVee became Chief of Lynx's River, and a family man. ."Dakota
admits, he didn't think he would get the role of, "Teevee" he said, "Then i got that call back and got the part." "My
mom and I were so excited." In 1996 Dakota was nominated for a, "Prestigious Gemini Award" for the best actor
in a supporting role in a dramatic series