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1. Ellen Page Ellen Page Actress, Inception Ellen Philpotts-Page was born on February 21, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer. Page wanted to start acting at an early age and attended the Neptune Theater School. She began her career at the age of 10 on the award-winning television series Pit Pony...
2. Ty Olsson Ty Olsson Actor, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
3. Leslie Hope Leslie Hope Actress, Never Back Down Leslie Hope was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada as Leslie Ann Hope. She is an actress, director, and producer. As an actor she is known for Never Back Down (2008), 24 (2001) and Talk Radio (1988). She directed and wrote 'Gaykeith' and produced and directed the award-winning documentary 'What I See When I Close My Eyes'...
4. Cindy Sampson Cindy Sampson Actress, The Shrine
5. John Paul Tremblay John Paul Tremblay Actor, Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day
6. Laura Regan Laura Regan Actress, Unbreakable
7. Craig Olejnik Craig Olejnik Actor, Thir13en Ghosts Craig Olejnik was born in Halifax, Canada. He is presently known as one of the top Canadian young actors. Known for his authentic presence, versatile acting, blue eyes and timeless looks. He graduated from West Kings District High School in Auburn, Nova Scotia. His father was in the military. His grandfather was a soldier and POW in a concentration camp for five years in Poland...
8. John Reardon John Reardon Actor, TRON: Legacy Studied Shakespeare at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, as well as Improv at The Second City in Los Angeles and Toronto. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, John Reardon is one of three children, and is part of a large extended family of over 300 cousins living in Canada's Maritimes. During his school years...
9. Ruby Keeler Ruby Keeler Soundtrack, 42nd Street Ruby Keeler started as a dancer on Broadway. After her marriage to Al Jolson she moved to Hollywood and become a star in Warners musicals opposite Dick Powell. After her divorce from Jolson she retired for almost 30 years, until she appeared in "No No Nanette" on Broadway in 1971 under the direction of Busby Berkeley.
10. Patrick Roach Patrick Roach Actor, Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day
11. Sarah McLachlan Sarah McLachlan Soundtrack, City of Angels
12. Art Hindle Art Hindle Actor, Invasion of the Body Snatchers Born in Halifax to a Canadian Navy father, Art's mother soon had him back in their home town of Toronto, Ontario. He grew up in the "Beaches" of Toronto a big fan of Elvis Presley and rock n' roll. Although shy as a child, he grew to be a rebellious and independent teenager. This lead him to much traveling...
13. Peter North Peter North Actor, New Wave Hookers For over 20 years Canadian-born Peter North has been one of the most reliable performers in porn, with youthful good looks and a body sculpted almost to perfection from long hours spent in the gym. His career began in the days when porn movies were take-offs of legit films; they had plots, dialogue...
14. Amy Kerr Amy Kerr Actress, SEX! With Hot Robots Halifax native, Amy Kerr, began her career as a model at the age of fifteen. A multiple award winner at myriad modeling and acting competitions, as well as beauty pageants, Amy has booked many Internet, print and billboard campaigns including Kameleon Jewelry, uMame Maternity, Metrin Skincare, Bodog...
15. Chuck Campbell Chuck Campbell Actor, Jason X
16. Tamara Hickey Tamara Hickey Actress, The Judge
17. Joanna Shimkus Joanna Shimkus Actress, The Virgin and the Gypsy
18. Peter Flemming Peter Flemming Actor, Dead Rising 2
19. Denny Doherty Denny Doherty Actor, Elvis Meets Nixon Denny Doherty was born and reared in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and began his musical career there in a local rock band, The Hepsters, while working in a pawn shop. He had started singing in public at age 15, on a dare by performing "Love Letters In The Sand" in a skating rink-turned-dance-hall. In 1959 he formed his first folk trio...
20. David Manners David Manners Actor, Dracula Distantly related to Princess Diana on his mother's side, Nova Scotia-born actor David Manners, nee Rauff de Ryther Daun Acklom, came from well-to-do stock. His father ran the prestigious Tower Road boys' school Harrow House and later became a literary advisor for E.P. Dutton Publishing Co. in New York...
21. Henry Beckman Henry Beckman Actor, The Brood
22. Nels Lennarson Nels Lennarson Actor, The Cabin in the Woods
23. Sonja O'Hara Sonja O'Hara Actress, Rambler Sonja O'Hara was raised in Williamswood, Nova Scotia. Starting at the age of ten, she began performing in local theatre and she knew immediately it was what she wanted to do for the rest of her life. By the age of 11, she was enrolled in professional acting classes and was performing in Shakespearean productions in summer theater camp where she was signed by her first agent...
24. Tara Slone Tara Slone Actress, Foolproof
25. Nick Smyth Nick Smyth Actor, The Flying Man As a teenager, Nick Smyth was cast as a regular on the long-running CBC television series "Street Cents" in his hometown of Halifax, Nova Scotia. A show that was known for launching the careers of fellow Halifax natives Jonathan Torrens and Mike Clattenburg (Creator of the "Trailer Park Boys"); he stayed with the show for two seasons...
26. Joe Cobden Joe Cobden Actor, Source Code Joe Cobden (born October 7, 1978 in Canada) found his first taste of acting while as an 11-year-old child busker on the street. As a busker, Joe toured all over Europe and America before deciding to focus on finishing out his education. He attended Concordia University's renowned Theatre Performance Program in Montreal and worked extensively across several Canadian stages...
27. Anthony Sherwood Anthony Sherwood Actor, Scanners
28. Austin Willis Austin Willis Actor, Goldfinger
29. Aloka McLean Aloka McLean Actress, The Lotus Eaters
30. Gertrude Keeler Gertrude Keeler Actress, 42nd Street
31. Karen Walton Karen Walton Writer, Ginger Snaps Karen Walton was born in Halifax, NS, and spent her childhood in Darmouth, NS., until her family moved to Sherwood Park, Alberta in her early teens. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in Drama from the University of Alberta, and is a graduate of the Canadian Film Centre.
32. Phelan Porteous Phelan Porteous Art Department, A Serbian Film
33. Dax Ravina Dax Ravina Actor, Four Brothers
34. Michael Donovan Michael Donovan Producer, Bowling for Columbine
35. Kelly-Ruth Mercier Kelly-Ruth Mercier Actress, The Company You Keep Kelly-Ruth Mercier is from Halifax, Nova Scotia. She holds a BA-Acting from Dalhousie University and an MFA-Directing from the University of British Columbia. K-R has worked in theatre, film, television and in music; she's bridged both fiction and documentary; she moves easily between comedy and drama; she is a sought-after instructor and acting coach; she works as an actor...
36. Nancy Regan Nancy Regan Actress, Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It
37. Ian Macmillan Ian Macmillan Camera and Electrical Department, The Scarehouse
38. Mark Farrell Mark Farrell Writer, Seed
39. Glen Matthews Glen Matthews Actor, Hobo with a Shotgun Growing up, Glen Matthews always knew what he was going to be - a professional wrestler. Once that dream dissipated and his passionate showmanship remained, he began to pursue a career as an actor instead. Starting out at nineteen, Matthews spent five years in Halifax, working in the industry and honing his craft...
40. Darryl Armstrong Darryl Armstrong Actor, Episode #2.14
41. Allan Yates Allan Yates Actor, When the Smoke Clears Born Allan Wessel Jr. on November 20 1983 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. First born and older brother of two sisters (Kaitlyn and Carrie). The name Yates came when his mother re-married Ian Yates. With his step dad being in the RCMP, his family was required to move all over Canada. Even with all the moving Allan spent his youth like most young Canadian boys...
42. Jamie Bradley Jamie Bradley Actor, Ice Castles
43. Rene Bishop Rene Bishop Stunts, Shoot 'Em Up
44. Jamie Mayo Jamie Mayo Actress, Freddy vs. Jason
45. Ben Proudfoot Ben Proudfoot Producer, Inside Haven
46. Maria Herrera Maria Herrera Actress, Double Jeopardy
47. Robert Eaton Robert Eaton Actor, The Boondock Saints
48. Melanie Doane Melanie Doane Soundtrack, Family
49. Steve Poltz Steve Poltz Soundtrack, Notting Hill
50. Mason Curry Mason Curry Actor, Magazine Writer
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