10 great actresses from Canada

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Kristin Kreuk
Actress, Smallville
Kristin Kreuk was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to Deanna Che, who is of Chinese ancestry, and Peter Kreuk, who is of Dutch descent. Her parents are landscape architects. She attended and graduated from Eric Hamber High School. Although she did some stage work in school, she focused more on her studies. She described herself as shy and boring...
“ Wonderful in every show, where I've seen her - 'Earthsea', 'Smallville', 'Beauty and the Beast' ... ” - bluefox01
Lexa Doig
Actress, Andromeda
Toronto native Alexandra Doig was born on June 8th, 1973, to Filipina mother Gloria and Irish-Scottish father David. Her parents held season tickets to their local theater, and Lexa was inspired to begin acting after seeing a production of "Porgy and Bess" at the age of nine. She dropped out of high school in grade 13...
“ Great on 'Andromeda' and 'Arctic Air', very good on 'Continuum'. ” - bluefox01
“ Wonderful on 'Caprica' and 'Kyle XY'! ” - bluefox01
Grace Park
Actress, Hawaii Five-0
Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress. She gained recognition as Sharon "Boomer" Valerii and Sharon "Athena" Agathon on Battlestar Galactica, as well as Shannon Ng in the Canadian television series teen soap Edgemont. Park stars as Officer Kono Kalakaua in the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0...
“ She absolutely rocks in 'Battlestar Galactica'.
I want one of the Sharons, too! ;) ” - bluefox01
Jodelle Ferland
Jodelle Micah Ferland has built up an impressive resume filled with roles in film, television and, at the beginning of her career, commercials. Born on October 9, 1994, she got her start in an episode of CTV's Cold Squad, before landing the lead role in her first film, Mermaid at an early age...
“ The most impressive child actress I have ever seen (Stargate Atlantis and SG-1, Tideland)! Now she has grown up and is about to find new ways in her acting. ” - bluefox01
“ I don't know her recent productions yet (most of all 'The 100'), but I liked greatly how she played the teenage girl Sarah in 'The Crow - Stairway to Heaven' opposite Mark Dacascos. She also appeared on 'Stargate' for two episodes (as Cassandra) and later on 'X-Men 2' (as Shadowcat). ” - bluefox01
Jewel Staite
Actress, Serenity
Born in White Rock, BC, Canada. Spent first three years of life in Maui. Started out modeling, was recommened to act at age 6. Won best actor in "Meeting Dad", a Vancouver Film School short.
“ 'Firefly'! I like both her characters Kaylee Frye from 'Firefly' / 'Serenity' and Jennifer Keller from 'Stargate: Atlantis'. Kaylee is funnier, though. ” - bluefox01
“ On 'Battlestar Galactica' and on 'V'. In both series she playes a character who turns out to be non-human (and gets killed :( ). ” - bluefox01
Michelle Morgan
Actress, Heartland
Michelle is the fourth of six children from a Chilean-Canadian family. She was born in Calgary and grew up moving between Toronto and Vancouver. She studied Theatre and Classical Literature at the University of Toronto. Her first professional acting job was playing a showgirl in the British farce "Shady Business"...
“ Probably she is best known for playing Lou in 'Heartland', but she also gave two impressive appearances as the replicator Fran and in a second episode as Dr. Elizabeth Weir in Fran's body in 'Stargate: Atlantis'. ” - bluefox01
Melissa O'Neil
Actress, Dark Matter
Melissa grew up in Calgary Alberta. Fresh from her turn in Broadway's Les Miserables, and Jesus Christ Superstar, Melissa has had a flourishing theatre career in both Canada, and abroad, leading her to now star in Syfy's new series Dark Matter. Career highlights include Les Miserables (Mirvish Productions)...
“ She just started to work in TV productions, but what a start! ” - bluefox01