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1. Sarah Chalke Sarah Chalke Actress, Scrubs Sarah Chalke was born on 27 August 1976 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Her parents are Angie Chalke and Doug Chalke. She is the middle child, having one older sister, Natasha Chalke, and one younger, Piper Chalke. Sarah made her acting debut in a made-for-TV movie, City Boy. In 1993, after her first film...
2. Tom Cavanagh Tom Cavanagh Actor, Ed Thomas Cavanagh was born on October 26th, 1963 in Ottawa, Ontario, the second-oldest of five children. His close-knit family moved to Ghana, Africa when Tom was six. His father educated teachers there. The family moved back to Canada before Tom started high school (which he attended in southern Quebec)...
3. Jay Baruchel Jay Baruchel Actor, How to Train Your Dragon Jay Baruchel was born in Ottawa, Ontario, and was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is the son of Robyne (Ropell), a freelance writer, and Serge Victor Baruchel, an antiques dealer. He has a younger sister who also acts. He started acting in 1995 when he made his first of three appearances on the hit show Are You Afraid of the Dark?...
4. Dan Aykroyd Dan Aykroyd Writer, Ghostbusters Daniel Edward Aykroyd was born on July 1, 1952 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, to Lorraine Hélène (Gougeon), a secretary from a French-Canadian family, and Samuel Cuthbert Peter Hugh Aykroyd, a civil engineer who advised prime minister Pierre Trudeau. Aykroyd attended Carleton University in 1969, where he majored in Criminology and Sociology...
5. Donal Logue Donal Logue Actor, Grounded for Life Donal Logue's versatility and talent makes him one of the most well respected and beloved actors today. Born in Ottawa, Canada, Logue moved all over the United States, from the Boston area as an infant to various towns on the Mexican border. He returned to Boston to attend Harvard University, where he majored in Intellectual History and discovered his love for the performing arts...
6. Kelly Rowan Kelly Rowan Actress, The O.C. Kelly Rowan is best known for playing "Kirsten Cohen" on The O.C. for which she won a Prism award for best actress. She recently starred in and executive-produced The Good Times Are Killing Me with Rupert Graves. Her recent indie film credits include Jack and Jill vs. the World and Mount Pleasant (for which she was nominated for best supporting actress at the Vancouver Film Festival)...
7. Alanis Morissette Alanis Morissette Soundtrack, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Alanis Morissette has released a series of groundbreaking albums that have sold more than 60 million copies worldwide. She has won twelve Juno Awards, seven Grammy® Awards, and has also received an additional fourteen Grammy® nominations. Morissette's international debut album "Jagged Little Pill" remains the best-selling debut album by a female artist in the U.S...
8. Vanessa Morgan Vanessa Morgan Actress, My Babysitter's a Vampire
9. Lorne Greene Lorne Greene Actor, Bonanza Lorne Greene was born Lyon Himan "Chaim" Greene on February 12, 1915 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He began acting while attending Canada's Queen's University, and after graduation got a job in radio broadcasting. His rich, deep, authoritarian voice quickly propelled him to prominence as Canada's top newscaster...
10. Drew Seeley Drew Seeley Actor, Another Cinderella Story Drew Seeley grew up in Toronto where he first fell in love with performing. At age 11, he was cast in Hal Prince's revival of Showboat and stayed with the production for a year. Two years later, he got his first guitar, began writing songs, and hasn't looked back since. In 2005 Drew started working...
11. Chad Connell Chad Connell Actor, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chad started performing in local productions at a young age. He landed a few roles in Montreal; just enough to keep him busy in High School. He then took time off to attend the Ryerson University Theatre School Drama Programme, from which he graduated in 2006.
12. Rachel Wilson Rachel Wilson Actress, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
13. Melinda Shankar Melinda Shankar Actress, Degrassi: The Next Generation Melinda Leanna Shankar is a Guyanese-Canadian actress best known for playing Alli Bhandari from the beginning of Season 8 in Degrassi: The Next Generation and Indira "Indie" Mehta on YTV series, 'How to be Indie.' Melinda made her starring mark in 2008 in the 8th season of Degrassi as Alli Bhandari...
14. Brendan Penny Brendan Penny Actor, Motive
15. Mark McKinney Mark McKinney Actor, The Kids in the Hall Mark was born to Russell, a Canadian diplomat, and Chloe, an architectural writer, McKinney. Since his dad was a diplomat Mark and his siblings spent most of their childhood traveling with him. Mark's younger brother, Nick, is also a comedian and appeared on the short lived Comedy Central sketch comedy show The Vacant Lot...
16. Helena-Alexis Seymour Helena-Alexis Seymour Actress, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
17. Kelly Sheridan Kelly Sheridan Actress, Ranma ½
18. Paul Anka Paul Anka Soundtrack, Jaws Canadian-born Paul Anka first achieved success in the 1950s as a teenage singing star (and, for the times, an unusual one in that he wrote many of his own songs). Although he appeared in several films, and was quite believable as a nervous, hyper young soldier in The Longest Day (for which he also composed the theme music)...
19. Jon Dore Jon Dore Self, Canadian Idol
20. Rich Little Rich Little Self, Futurama: Bender's Game Born in Canada, Rich Little got his start just like almost every other comic of his time - night clubs. he was a very popular comic in these clubs, but if there was one thing Rich was best known for, it was impersonations. He studied the voices of many stars his whole life, stars like James Stewart...
21. Emily Holmes Emily Holmes Actress, Snakes on a Plane
22. Gordon Thomson Gordon Thomson Actor, Dynasty Now enjoying his 50th anniversary as an actor, Gordon Thomson has steadily worked in theater, on television and in film, while he is co-starring in the new daytime drama web-series Winterthorne, premiering in August 2015. His work has taken him to various locations around the globe including Toronto, Rome and London, calling Los Angeles his home since the early 1980's...
23. K.C. Martel K.C. Martel Actor, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
24. Jacqueline Samuda Jacqueline Samuda Actress, Stargate: Continuum Jacqueline Samuda was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and grew up in both the United States and Canada. She received a B.F.A. Degree in Performance from York University in Toronto, and apprenticed at the prestigious Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the Lake, Ontario. She received an Ontario Arts Council Grant for Individual Professional Development to observe theatre development in New York City...
25. Nicole Oliver Nicole Oliver Actress, Littlest Pet Shop Nicole Lyn Oliver was born in Ottawa, Ontario. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from York University, a Masters Degree in Communication from Royal Roads University, and additional training from the British American Drama Academy in Oxford and London. She was a prominent member of the Union of BC Performers...
26. Stephen R. Hart Stephen R. Hart Actor, Oz the Great and Powerful Stephen Hart has a strong background in live theater and solo performance. He has performed with a variety of dangerous, live edgy shows, including the renown sideshow Carnival Diablo (1998-2002) as Stevan Hart the Scandinavian Giant. His voice is part of a nationally known daily opening rant on Canada's national broadcaster...
27. Nobu McCarthy Nobu McCarthy Actress, Pacific Heights Lovely, demure actress Nobu McCarthy, born Nobu Atsumi in Ottawa Canada, was raised in Japan and studied ballet. A modeling career eventually led to her winning the "Miss Tokyo" beauty title. She married a US serviceman and returned to the States in 1955. Discovered by a talent agent, she made a gentle...
28. Tom Butler Tom Butler Actor, Shooter
29. Roger Spottiswoode Roger Spottiswoode Director, Tomorrow Never Dies
30. Grace Lynn Kung Grace Lynn Kung Actress, Cube²: Hypercube Canadian Screen Award nominee for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy, Ms Kung holds two Certificates of Distinction from Trinity College London in Speech and Drama. Slated to be in Sarah Polley's "Take This Waltz" but was unable to film due to scheduling conflicts. Named one of the "Top 10 Canadian Actresses to Watch" by Crave, she splits her time between North America and the UK.
31. Connor Stanhope Connor Stanhope Actor, Jake and Jasper: A Ferret Tale
32. Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Camera and Electrical Department, Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
33. Kari Skogland Kari Skogland Director, Fifty Dead Men Walking Kari was named by Hollywood Reporter as one of its "Ten Directors to Watch" for her debut as writer-director of Liberty Stands Still (Wesley Snipes, Linda Fiorentino - Lionsgate). As Writer, Director, Producer, Kari's most recent film Fifty Dead Men Walking (starring Sir Ben Kingsley, Jim Sturgess)...
34. Denis Forest Denis Forest Actor, The Mask An accomplished actor, painter/sculptor and writer, Denis Forest attended Ryerson Theatre School in Toronto, Canada. He was an associate artist with the Necessary Angel Theatre Company from 1982-1987, where he collaborated on a number of award-winning plays under the direction of Richard Rose ("Tamara")...
35. Adam Greydon Reid Adam Greydon Reid Actor, Underworld: Awakening Born and raised in Nepean, Ontario, Canada, Adam began his multifaceted career in entertainment when he was twelve on the 80s Nickelodeon cult comedy, You Can't Do That on Television At sixteen, he graduated to the writing department and co-wrote thirty episodes of the show with producer/creator Roger Damon Price. He attended Sir Robert Borden H.S...
36. Zack Peladeau Zack Peladeau Actor, Onion Skin Zack found his desire for acting at the age of 10 years old when he first saw Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible 2. Tom Cruise inspired Zack to become an actor and has always been his role model. At 16 years old (2010) Zack found his first agency in Ottawa, ON. Angie's Talent. Where he started with Principle & Supporting roles...
37. Jon McLaren Jon McLaren Actor, Cyberbully
38. John-Alan Slachta John-Alan Slachta Actor, Make It Pop John-Alan first started performing in musical theater when he was 8, holding leads in Oliver!, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer for Ottawa's famed Orpheus Musical Theater Society. When he was 13 he signed with an agent and within 4 months landed the principal role of "Bobby Parelli" in Life with Boys starring Madison Pettis...
39. Christian Potenza Christian Potenza Actor, 6Teen
40. Angela Besharah Angela Besharah Actress, Beta House
41. Janet Lane Janet Lane Actress, Lucky Number Slevin An enigmatic and intriguing performer, Janet Lane's transition from stage to screen has resulted in swift, undisputable success. Lane first caught the eye of freshman director George Clooney, who quickly cast her as the Blonde Bachelorette in  Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. She then went on to do a role on the hit MTV comedy series Undressed...
42. Jess Brown Jess Brown Actress, Tapped Out
43. Paul Hopkins Paul Hopkins Actor, The Art of War Paul Hopkins was born on July 12, 1968 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Art of War (2000), RED 2 (2013) and for his portrayal of Michael "Mouse" Tolliver in Armistead Maupin's More and Further Tales of the City (1998, 2001). His father was an engineer and college teacher. His mother founded and ran a Christian Montessori school in Ottawa called Bishop Hamilton School...
44. Matthew Edison Matthew Edison Actor, Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road
45. Stephanie Moore Stephanie Moore Actress, John Q
46. Mike Stechyson Mike Stechyson Actor, Everyone Loves Chris Mike Stechyson was born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He grew up knowing that he was going to pursue a career in the film and television industry. After finishing high school, Mike moved to Toronto to pursue a degree in Film and Media Production. He had the opportunity to act in student films and work as a background performer...
47. Robin Brûlé Robin Brûlé Actress, Three to Tango
48. Chad McNamara Chad McNamara Actor, The Doodlebops
49. Andrew Moodie Andrew Moodie Actor, Total Recall Born in Ottawa, actor, director, writer Andrew Moodie began his career on stage. His first professional performance was in a production of David Fennario's 'Nothing to Lose', produced and directed by Zack Crane. The play was performed at the legendary Lafayette House. From that performance he was able to launch a career performing in many of Canada's most respected theatres...
50. Peter Aykroyd Peter Aykroyd Writer, Nothing But Trouble
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