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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. Holly Taylor Holly Taylor Actress, The Americans Holly Taylor is a Canadian actress and dancer, born in Middleton, Nova Scotia, on Halloween 1997. Taylor began her career in the Broadway production of "Billy Elliot" at the age of 11 as "Sharon Percy" (Ballet Girl) and continued in the role for almost 2 years. Holly is now focusing more on film and television and can be seen appearing as "Paige Jennings"...
3. James Tupper James Tupper Actor, Revenge
4. Diego Klattenhoff Diego Klattenhoff Actor, Pacific Rim Diego Klattenhoff (born 1979) is best known for his role as Mike Faber in the TV series Homeland. He plays the role of a Marine captain whose best friend returns to the US after disappearing in Iraq seven years earlier. Klattenhoff was born in Nova Scotia, Canada. As a kid, he always wanted to be a professional baseball player...
5. Steve Lund Steve Lund Actor, Bitten Steve is an actor born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He attended the Vancouver Film School acting program, before moving to Toronto where he was cast in TV shows like Blue Mountain State (2010), Hemlock Grove (2013) and Haven (2010). He is known for his role as Nick Sorrentino in the TV series "Bitten" (2014).
6. Ty Olsson Ty Olsson Actor, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
7. Leslie Hope Leslie Hope Actress, 24 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'...
8. Mike Smith Mike Smith Actor, Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day Mike Smith was born and raised in Thorburn, Nova Scotia. He started playing hockey at the age of four but showed early signs of musical genius when he learned to play guitar at the age of seven. Continuing with both hobbies for the majority of his life, Mike eventually gave up hockey to concentrate on being a musician...
9. Stephen McHattie Stephen McHattie Actor, 300
10. August Ames August Ames Actress, Cosmic Calendar Girls Luscious, buxom, and shapely 5'6" brunette knockout August Ames was born on August 23, 1994 in Nova Scotia, Canada. Of Polish descent, Ames grew up as an army brat all around Canada and was a cheerleader during her last year of high school. August's first job was working as a babysitter. Moreover, Ames not only worked for two summers at a horse ranch in Colorado Springs...
11. 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...
12. Allie MacDonald Allie MacDonald Actress, House at the End of the Street
13. Cindy Sampson Cindy Sampson Actress, Supernatural
14. Garwin Sanford Garwin Sanford Actor, The Tall Man
15. John Paul Tremblay John Paul Tremblay Actor, Trailer Park Boys
16. Rick Ravanello Rick Ravanello Actor, The Cave Rick Ravanello started his acting career back in 1996. Rick immediately started to earn many television and film roles which eventually lead to an audition that landed in the hands of Steven Spielberg of Dreamworks SKG. Mr. Spielberg quickly had Rick flown to Los Angeles where he met with Tom Hanks and Tony To...
17. Laura Regan Laura Regan Actress, Unbreakable
18. Craig Olejnik Craig Olejnik Actor, The Listener Craig Olejnik was born in Halifax, Canada. He graduated from High School in Nova Scotia. His father was in the Canadian military. His grandfather was a soldier and POW in a concentration camp for five years in Poland during WW2. Later after his release, his grandparents immigrated to Canada from Poland...
19. Shauna MacDonald Shauna MacDonald Actress, Trailer Park Boys
20. John Dunsworth John Dunsworth Actor, Trailer Park Boys John Dunsworth was born in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, not far from the sea where he now spends most of his time on his yacht when he's not working.  John is one of Halifax's most venerable and revered actors.  He has appeared in countless CBC radio dramas and has held leading roles in over 25 Neptune Theatre productions.  In 1970...
21. Sarah Smyth Sarah Smyth Actress, 50/50
22. Joanna Shimkus Joanna Shimkus Actress, The Virgin and the Gypsy
23. Billy MacLellan Billy MacLellan Actor, Bellevue
24. Ryan McDonell Ryan McDonell Actor, The Devout Ryan McDonell was born in Berwick, Nova Scotia, Canada. He started acting at West Kings High School with his role of "Ponyboy" in The Outsiders. He has grown up with music being a consistent theme in his life with his father as a musician. His parents are Hughie and Colleen and is a proud older brother of Tyler and Caleigh.
25. Mike Clattenburg Mike Clattenburg Writer, Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
26. Carrie Anne Fleming Carrie Anne Fleming Actress, Good Luck Chuck She attended Mount Douglas Senior Secondary in Victoria B.C. and studied drama at the Kalidoscope Theatre and dance at Kidco theatre dance group. Kidco traveled all over dancing for schools and at sporting events. After graduating Carrie Ann began modelling to help support her family. Holding down odd job and doing extra work wasn't paying the bills...
27. Art Hindle Art Hindle Actor, E.N.G. Born in Halifax to a Royal 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...
28. Patrick Roach Patrick Roach Actor, Trailer Park Boys
29. Justine Eyre Justine Eyre Actress, Mad Men This stunning Canadian was born in Nova Scotia yet spent most of her childhood in the Philippines, educated in British schools, while her Kiwi father was an attorney for the Asian Bank. After the family relocated to Canada, Justine launched a successful modeling career by winning a lucrative contract at The Elite Look of the Year competition in Brazil where she represented Canada at the age of 14...
30. Glenda Braganza Glenda Braganza Actress, Saving Hope
31. Meredith MacNeill Meredith MacNeill Actress, Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel
32. Peter Donat Peter Donat Actor, The Game The Cando-American actor Peter Donat had a 50-year-long career in TV, motion pictures and theater. So respected was Donat, that Francis Ford Coppola considered casting him in the role of Tom Hagen in The Godfather that went to Robert Duvall. The nephew of Oscar-winning actor Robert Donat, Peter was born Pierre Collingwood Donat on January 20...
33. Ryan Scott Greene Ryan Scott Greene Actor, Saints & Sinners
34. 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...
35. Jeanna Harrison Jeanna Harrison Actress, Trailer Park Boys
36. Christopher Porter Christopher Porter Camera and Electrical Department, Brokeback Mountain
37. 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...
38. Ruby Keeler Ruby Keeler Soundtrack, The Wedding Planner 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.
39. Harold Russell Harold Russell Actor, The Best Years of Our Lives Harold John Russell was born in Nova Scotia in 1914. His family moved to Cambridge Massachusetts when his father died in 1919. He was training paratroopers at Camp MacKall NC on June 6, 1944 when some TNT he was using exploded in his hands. He lost both hands. After receiving hooks, and training on them...
40. Richard Donat Richard Donat Actor, Haven
41. Sarah McLachlan Sarah McLachlan Soundtrack, City of Angels
42. 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...
43. Henry Beckman Henry Beckman Actor, The Brood
44. James Gilbert James Gilbert Actor, The Conspiracy
45. George Cleveland George Cleveland Actor, Lassie Round-faced and twinkling, George Cleveland had a 58-year career of stage, vaudeville, motion picture, radio and television acting. His first film was Mystery Liner with Noah Beery and he went on to appear in 150 others. However, he is best remembered as Gramps on the original Lassie TV series.
46. Nels Lennarson Nels Lennarson Actor, The Cabin in the Woods
47. William Vaughan William Vaughan Actor, Men with Brooms William C. Vaughan was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia in a hospital that has since been demolished. Some would say it's because William broke the mold, but that's impossible to confirm. He took to acting at a young age, playing the role of the ethereal Santa Claus in his Grade Primary Christmas Concert...
48. Chuck Campbell Chuck Campbell Actor, Jason X
49. Denny Doherty Denny Doherty Actor, Pit Pony 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...
50. Leslie Feist Leslie Feist Soundtrack, (500) Days of Summer
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