Justin Bieber, the 24-year-old Canadian singer and songwriter, has exercised his talents in various fields over the years. As the first artist to have seven songs from his debut record chart up the Billboard Hot 100, Bieber has carved for himself a distinctive niche. Fans know Bieber for a lot of reasons. These range from his hit tracks like Baby, What Do You Mean, Sorry, etc. to his highly publicized affair and eventual breakup with celebrity pop star Selena Gomez. Then to finally him getting married to Hailey Baldwin! What fans do not know is that Bieber has also performed in another capacity, which had won him great critical acclaim several years ago. Wanna know what that is? Well, Bieber had starred on his debut TV show as a villain, and he even has an award for the same.
Justin Bieber Was Teen Choice Awards’ Best TV Villain
Back in 2011, The Teen Choice Awards 2011 pronounced Justin Bieber as its Choice TV: Villain. Bieber won the award for his spectacular evil performance of a troubled, yet sly teenager in the CBS crime drama series, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Bieber portrayed the role of the vicious Jason McCann on the TV show. McCann was a serial killer and bomber who deceived people through his charming ‘the boy next door looks’.
Justin Bieber As Jason McCann On CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
McCann’s foster father had kindled in them hatred for the government and all security agencies. And following his arrest, McCann developed serious psychological issues. Justin Bieber had a masterful presence on the show during its eleventh season. His character frames his brother for his own crimes before he gets him killed. Later Jason also kills his legal guardian. This is followed by a massacre which leads to 5 deaths and 10 severe injuries. The police conjure ups a setting to arrest Jason. However, he outwits them and in the wake of a bomb scare he ends up shooting an officer on duty. A hail of bullets subsequently kills Jason on the 15th episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation season 11.
Hollywood Bigwigs That Have Appeared on CSI
Justin Bieber is not the only Hollywood celeb to star on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. The show has also had guest stars over the years including Bella Thorne, Zac Efron, Jeremy Renner, Ian Somerhalder, Gene Simmons, Eric Stonestreet, and even Kim Kardashian. CSI concluded its 15 season run back in 2015. Spanning over a total of more than 335 episodes, the crime drama was one of the most popular shows of its time.