Shanice Banton is a Canadian actress best known for her work on the Emmy-nominated teen drama Degrassi: The Next Generation, in which she starred for three seasons. Notable film and television appearances include a supporting lead role in the critically acclaimed Jesse Owens biopic Race (2016), a starring role in Lifetime's Her Stolen Past (2017) and recurring role on Murdoch Mysteries (Season 11).
Shanice trained as a drama and musical theatre student at Toronto's Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts. She is currently based in Toronto.
After 11 seasons on the air, Shanice feels “so grateful to be a part of Murdoch Mysteries.
The Future is Unwritten
Things Left Behind
In the Company of Women
The Killing Dose
Darkness Before the Dawn Part 2
Darkness Before the Dawn Part 1
Manual for Murder
Sins of the Father
Murdoch and the Undetectable Man
Six of the Best
Drowning in Money
Sir. Sir? Sir!!!
Murdoch Without Borders
Murdoch Mystery Mansion
Shadows Are Falling
Game of Kings
Crabtree à la Carte
The Talking Dead
Dr. Osler Regrets
The Canadian Patient
- Banton tells The TV Junkies that this opportunity “came about as an audition sent from my agent,” and that it was “nothing too crazy.”
- “Murdoch has been very welcoming,” stating that the cast has even been “helpful with all the medical terminology used on the show.”
- Interview: Season 13 finale
- Interview: What Dr. Ogden Sees in Violet Hart.