Cute, Sweet, & Outta My League!

The girls I love seeing work on the screen.
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1.
Charisma Carpenter
Actress, Angel
Born July 23, 1970, in Las Vegas, Charisma Carpenter was named after an Avon perfume (a fact that did not sit well with her). She studied classical ballet from age five. Her family moved around often. As a youngster, she entered many local beauty contests, and attended Gorman High School in Las Vegas...
“ At 41, Charisma still has it going on. A Vegas native, she's done mostly 'bimbo' roles, but has had some serious drama chops such as her appearance on CSI and her character in Veronica Mars. Her 2004 Playboy shoot, after the birth of her child, shows she still has it in the looks department.

She's consistently underrated, and consistently underplayed. ” - jamstar52
 
2.
Ksenia Solo
Actress, Black Swan
Ksenia Solo landed her first television role at age ten in the popular Canadian kids series I Was A Sixth Grade Alien, alongside Michael Cera. By the age of eighteen, she became the youngest recipient to ever receive two consecutive Gemini Awards in 2005 and 2006. She later won her third Gemini award...
“ A Latvian native, Ksenia has made her mark on Canadian TV, most recently on 'Lost Girl', currently scheduled to be reshown in the US on the SyFy network. ” - jamstar52
 
3.
Emilie Ullerup
Actress, Sanctuary
Emilie Ullerup-Petersen was born in Denmark, where her father Ove Ullerup-Petersen, a Jurist and Diplomat and a decorated Ambassador of Denmark in Vietnam, held the title of Lord Chamberlain for the Danish Royal Family. It was always been her ambition to become an actress. When she graduated from high school in Copenhagen in 2003...
“ Born and raised in Denmark, she got her start in Canadian TV, most notably as Kaitlyn Joyce on jPod. She clinched the role of Ashley Magnus on Sanctuary by learning a fight scene in minutes for her audition. ” - jamstar52
 
4.
Indiana Evans
Actress, Home and Away
Indiana Rose Evans born 27 July 1990 is an Australian actress and singer-songwriter, best known for her roles in Home and Away as Matilda Hunter, H2O: Just Add Water as Bella Hartley, and Blue Lagoon: The Awakening as Emmaline Robinson. Evans had an interest in performing since the age of five, when she would perform for family and friends...
“ An Australian mostly unknown to American audiences, Indiana's latest role was that of Tatum Novak in the legal drama Crownies. Previous works include the kids show H2O: Just Add Water, and a 4 year run on the long-time Australian soap Home And Away. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ Fairly unknown in the US, Amanda has been doing the Brit cop dramedy 'New Tricks' as Det Superintendent Sandra Pullman, a savvy cop saddled with 3 retired 'characters' for her Unsolved Cases squad. ” - jamstar52
 
6.
Billie Piper
Actress, Doctor Who
Billie Piper studied at the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School. She caught the eyes of record producers who were interested in signing a young vocalist when she was the poster girl for the ad campaign of a British pop music magazine, "Smash Hits". She released her first single, "Because We Want To"...
“ Mostly known as Rose on Doctor Who, she recently did 3 series of 'Secret Diary of a Call Girl' that had limited US showings on Showtime. She was also a pop star in Britain, with a #1 song at age 15. ” - jamstar52
 
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Amanda Tapping
Actress, Stargate SG-1
Born In England, raised in Canada. BFA Acting University of Windsor. Amanda spent 12 seasons on Stargate SG-1 and its spin-offs, Stargate: Atlantis and SGU Stargate Universe, as "Samantha Carter". She then took on the lead role of "Dr. Helen Magnus" on the television series Sanctuary, a project she had been nurturing from its inception on the internet...
“ She's like a fine wine, just keeps getting cuter with age. Looks like marriage and motherhood seriously agree with her. ” - jamstar52
 
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Tara Spencer-Nairn
Actress, Corner Gas
Tara Spencer-Nairn's big breakout role came in 1999 when she was cast as the tough Bronx-raised teen in the festival darling, New Waterford Girl. The film screened at the Sundance Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival, and received seven Genie Award nominations including Best Picture. In 2002...
“ Most famous for being the rookie cop 'Karen Pelly' on CBC's Corner Gas, she also does drama well, especially on the pilot of ReGenesis opposite Peter Outerbridge. Currently seen as Nurse Sandy on 'The Listener'. ” - jamstar52
 
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Gabrielle Miller
Actress, Corner Gas
Gabrielle Miller is on the fast track to becoming one of Canada's foremost actors. She has lead roles in two of Canada's hottest shows - Corner Gas and Robson Arms. But these are not the first popular screen appearances that she has made. Gabrielle has been acting since she was seventeen and has made a significant impact on her trade...
“ Another Corner Gas alum, this Vancouver native just picked up a run on the Jason Priestly comedy 'Call Me Fitz'. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ Daughter of Canadian 'treasure' Gordon Pinsent, Leah is becoming a treasure in her own right. From the scathingly sarcastic inside look at TV ('Made in Canada)' to high drama ('The Murdock Mysteries') and science fiction ('ReGenesis'), Leah does it all. ” - jamstar52
 
11.
Kathleen Robertson
Kathleen Robertson was born in Hamilton, Ontario, and launched her career in nearby Toronto, in the George Lucas-produced Maniac Mansion and continues to work with prolific producers. She transitioned from David E. Kelley's acclaimed Girls Club into Farhad Safinia's Golden Globe-winning Starz political drama Boss with Kelsey Grammer...
“ Loving her in 'Boss'. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ From 'DaVinci's Inquest' to 'ReGenesis' to 'Life As We Know It', this elfin beauty shines. Currently filming 'Level Up' in Vancouver. ” - jamstar52
 
13.
Maxim Roy
Maxim is a multi-award nominated actress who has most recently starred in the English version of the mold-breaking police drama 19-2, leading to a Canadian Screen Award nomination for her role. She has garnered four Lead Actress Gemini nominations for the hugely popular series O'. In addition to shooting the third season of 19-2 in 2015...
“ Maxim Roy. That is all. ” - jamstar52
 
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Nicole de Boer
Actress, Cube
Nicole de Boer began her acting career as a child in her hometown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. A shy child, she one day came home and, to the astonishment of her family, told them she had gotten the lead in the play "The Wizard of Oz". With the blessing of her parents, her grandmother helped her to find an agent and shortly afterward...
“ A veteran sci fi actress, working in everything from Deep Space 9 to Mission:Genesis and Haven. Sadly, she's been stuck in some very bad sci fi and drama lately. Hopefully, they'll get her off the 'Z' list. ” - jamstar52
 
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Siobhan Hewlett
Actress, Irina Palm
Siobhan is the daughter of the late comedy acting TV star Donald Hewlett and actress Therese McMurray. raised in Ireland and Whitstable in Kent a seaside town. her Grandmother was the last captain of the bluebell girl's a high kicking can can troupe from Paris in the 20's and 30's. working with Jaques Tati...
“ Rapidly becoming a fixture in British TV, Siobhan has guest starred in such diverse projects as Trinity, New Tricks, and (most familiar to Americans) Torchwood. ” - jamstar52
 
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Sitara Hewitt
Sitara Hewitt is originally from Toronto, Canada. Her performing career began in dance and she is trained in classical ballet, jazz, hip-hop and modern, with dance roles in productions like Deepa Mehta's Bollywood/Hollywood. She is a model as well and has appeared in countless magazines in North America...
“ A familiar face to Canadians, she's currently starring in Little Mosque on the Prairie, one of my fave Canadian comedies. She's also hosted game shows and has done some big screen work as well. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ I'm loving her in Being Erica, a cute dramedy I wish would come down to the Lower 48. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ My favorite bioinformatics expert in ReGenesis, currently in Against The Wall as the heroine's best friend. ” - jamstar52
 
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Melissa Biggs
Melissa Biggs spent the first nine years of her life in a log cabin with her family outside of a small town in Oregon. Her father was a general contractor and her mother was a legal secretary. After the family left that rural existence they moved frequently, and Melissa attended 14 grammar schools before finally settling down at Chico State University...
 
20.
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.
“ She was good in Stargate Atlantis, she was better in Firefly. ” - jamstar52
 
21.
“ Saw her in Republic of Doyle & King. Why she doesn't get more exposure below The Line I have no idea. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ Quirky girl, I loved her in Lost Girl and Being Erica. ” - jamstar52
 
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“ Awesome. Absolutely adored her in Californication and The Chicago Code (two of my all time favorite TV shows, but she REALLY blew me away in King. ” - jamstar52
 
24.
“ She broke my heart in Endgame. ” - jamstar52
 
25.
Krystin Pellerin
Krystin was born and raised in St.John's Newfoundland. After high school she was selected to attend the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal. Following her graduation she was cast in her first season at Soulpepper Theatre in Toronto. Her first professional play was Soulpepper's production of Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing playing the role of Debbie opposite Megan Follows...
“ The chemistry between her and Allan Hawco in 'Republic of Doyle' is mindblowing. She makes a cute cop. ” - jamstar52
 
26.
Tanya Allen
Actress, Silent Hill
Tanya Allen was born in Toronto in 1975. She developed a love of acting young and at fifteen attended the prestigious American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. She launched her professional acting career in her late teens, and spent several years guest-starring on such series as "the Outer Limits" and "Kung Fu: The Legend Continues" before landing leading roles roles in several TV movies...
“ The highlight of 'Starhunter'. This sci fi veteran needs more work. So what are the studios waiting on? ” - jamstar52
 
27.
Caterina Scorsone
Caterina Scorsone has been a professional actress since the age of eight, when she was a regular on the daytime children's program Mr. Dressup for Canada's CBC. A veteran of series television, her other series credits include Shock Treatment, Once a Thief and Power Play, which garnered her a nomination for a Gemini Award...
“ I loved her in SyFy's 'Alice'. This Canadian girl has been around for a bit, in everything from Goose Bumps to Private Practice, but my favorite role for her was Michelle Parker in 'Power Play'. ” - jamstar52
 
28.
Crystal Allen
Crystal Allen was born in California, where she now resides; however, she was raised in Camrose in Alberta Canada. With dual Canadian/American citizenship, she has landed many leading roles. Crooked Arrows opposite Brandon Routh and Ghost Storm with Carlos Bernard, both to be released in spring of 2012...
 
29.
Eve Myles
Actress, Torchwood
“ Definitely the girl who made Torchwood. ” - jamstar52
 
30.
Suki Kaiser
Suki was born in Bangkok, Thailand in 1967. She immigrated to Canada when she was five but later moved with her mother to Newport, Rhode Island. Suki's adolescence was a mixture of various high schools, boarding schools, performing art schools and a fair amount of time spent following legendary touring band...
 
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“ She blew my mind in 'Gran Torino', and has only done one other film project afterward. I'm thinking she should be in more stuff. Wake up, Hollywood!! ” - jamstar52
 
32.
Olga Kurylenko
Olga Kurylenko, a Ukrainian-born actress and model, went from sharing a cramped flat with her aunt, uncle, grandparents and cousin to starring as a Bond girl opposite Daniel Craig. She was born Olga Konstantinovna Kurylenko on November 14, 1979, in Berdyansk, Ukraine, Soviet Union. Her mother, Marina Alyabysheva...
“ Just goes to show that the Soviet Union didn't just export AK-47s and depressing writers. Loved her in 'Quantum of Solace'. ” - jamstar52
 
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Elena Satine
Actress, Twin Peaks
Elena Satine hails from the Black Sea coast of the "Russian Riviera" in Sochi. She began her professional career at the tender age of 6 when she appeared on the popular Russian children's variety show "Morning Star". On a spontaneous trip to New York City, the young actress attended an open call for at the Professional Performing Arts School...
“ When the Beatles wrote "Moscow girls really knock me out, they leave the West behind", I think they were talking about Elena Satine. ” - jamstar52