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1. Katheryn Winnick Katheryn Winnick Actress, Killers Canadian-born Katheryn Winnick stars in The History Channel's breakout cable TV series, Vikings, now in its second season. Her role as "Lagertha" garnered her a nomination in the "Best Performance by a Lead Dramatic Actress" category at the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards. Katheryn is an accomplished martial artist...
2. Stephen Amell Stephen Amell Actor, Sacrifice Stephen Amell was born on May 8, 1981 in Toronto Canada. He decided to pursue a career in acting when he was in his teens. His first role was that of "spinning instructor" in Queer as Folk. He also had minor roles in Degrassi: The Next Generation, 1-800-Missing and Tilt. He had recurring roles in Beautiful People and Rent-a-Goalie...
3. Laura Vandervoort Laura Vandervoort Actress, Ted Laura Vandervoort is a Canadian actress who has become popular from her roles as Kara (Supergirl) on Smallville, Lisa on the new V series, and Sadie on Instant Star. She has a second degree black belt in karate. Besides karate, she was even more athletic growing up, taking part in football, baseball...
4. Sarah Gadon Sarah Gadon Actress, Enemy Sarah Gadon was born in a quiet residential area in Toronto, Ontario. She grew up with the support and encouragement of her parents and older brother James and with this was inspired to reach her limits in acting and dance alike. She finds enough time to maintain strong friendships and top-notch marks in school.
5. Mia Kirshner Mia Kirshner Actress, Not Another Teen Movie Mia Kirshner was born in Toronto, Ontario on January 25, 1975, to Etti, a teacher, and Sheldon Kirshner, a journalist. Her father is of Polish Jewish descent and her mother is a Bulgarian Jewish immigrant. Mia had a middle class upbringing and graduated from the prestigious McGill University with a degree in English Literature...
6. Will Arnett Will Arnett Actor, The Lego Movie
7. Patrick J. Adams Patrick J. Adams Actor, Extreme Movie Toronto native Patrick J. Adams has appeared in acclaimed productions on stage, film and television, and recently launched in the USA Network series, Suits, in which he stars opposite Gabriel Macht. This new series, from the producers of the hit Covert Affairs, debuted strong in June, 2011...
8. Charlotte Sullivan Charlotte Sullivan Actress, The Colony
9. David James Elliott David James Elliott Actor, The Stranger I Married
10. John Candy John Candy Actor, Spaceballs Candy was one of Canada's greatest and funniest character actors. His well-known role as the big hearted buffoon earned him classics in Uncle Buck and Planes, Trains & Automobiles. His career has handed him some dry spells but Candy always rebounded. Born in Newmarket, Ontario, in the year 1950, Candy was the son of Evangeline (Aker) and Sidney James Candy...
11. Shenae Grimes-Beech Shenae Grimes-Beech Actress, Scream 4
12. Alison Pill Alison Pill Actress, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Alison is a Canadian born TV, film and theater actress. She was born in Toronto, Ontario, where she attended Vaughan Road Academy. She decided she wanted to be an actor when she was age 10. She was a member of the Toronto Children's Chorus and was chosen to narrate one of their performances. From there, she gained a job narrating children's audio books...
13. David Cronenberg David Cronenberg Director, The Fly David Cronenberg, also known as the King of Venereal Horror or the Baron of Blood, was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1943. His father was a journalist, and his mother was a piano player. After showing an inclination for literature at an early age (he wrote and published eerie short stories, thus following his father's path) and for music (playing classical guitar until he was 12)...
14. Robbie Amell Robbie Amell Actor, Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins Along with his sister, Robbie Amell started acting when he was just 6 years old. At 16, he started to land theater roles at Lawrence Park Stage in plays such as Louis and Dave, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. The experience brought Robbie to realize that he wanted to pursue a career in acting...
15. Rick Moranis Rick Moranis Actor, Ghostbusters Rick began his career as a radio dj while he was still at high school which led to him writing, producing and being on air in his own show. He joined the Canadian tv series 'SCTV' winning an Emmy for writing and portraying the character Bob McKenzie which became the basis for the film 'Strange Brew' which he co-wrote...
16. Shay Mitchell Shay Mitchell Actress, 'A' Is for Answers Shay Mitchell, born Shannon Mitchell to a Filipino mother and Irish/Scottish father, is a native of Toronto, Canada. Even as a young child, she was interested in the performing arts, declaring to her parents that she would pursue such a career. Shay began dance lessons at the age of five, and she and several of her classmates toured the city to compete with a variety of other dance schools...
17. Sarah Carter Sarah Carter Actress, Final Destination 2 Fresh out of Canada, Sarah Carter's career in Hollywood took off quickly, landing a string of series regular roles such as 'Madeleine Poe', opposite James Woods on CBS' Shark, and 'Maggie', on TNT's Steven Spielberg produced Falling Skies. With an education in fine arts and a background in musical theater...
18. Christopher Plummer Christopher Plummer Actor, Up Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer was born in Toronto, Ontario, the only child of Isabella Mary (Abbott) and John Orme Plummer, a secretary to the Dean of Sciences at McGill University. He is a great-grandson of Canadian Prime Minister John Abbott (who served from 1891 to 1892), and a great-great-great-grandson of Anglican clergyman John Bethune...
19. Caterina Scorsone Caterina Scorsone Actress, Edge of Darkness Canadian born, two-time Gemini-nominated actress. Scorsone began acting at the age of 8 on the long running children's program Mr. Dressup. Following her increasing success as a young actor, Caterina co-starred alongside Kirsten Dunst, Rachel Lee Cook, Hayden Christensen & Merritt Wever in Oscar-Winning Director Sarah Kernochan's coming-of-age film...
20. Sarah Polley Sarah Polley Actress, Dawn of the Dead Sarah Polley is an actress and director renowned in her native Canada for her political activism. Blessed with an extremely expressive face that enables directors to minimize dialog due to her uncanny ability to suggest a character's thoughts, Polley has become a favorite of critics for her sensitive portraits of wounded and conflicted young women in independent films...
21. Leah Pinsent Leah Pinsent Actress, April Fool's Day
22. Corey Haim Corey Haim Actor, The Lost Boys Corey Haim was born in Toronto, Ontario, to Judy, an Israeli-born data processor, and Bernie Haim, a Canadian-born clothing sales representative. Haim broke into the film industry in 1984, playing a young child caught up in a family war in the movie Firstborn. The following year, he starred in the TV movie A Time to Live...
23. Brooke D'Orsay Brooke D'Orsay Actress, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle
24. Michael Wincott Michael Wincott Actor, The Crow Over more than thirty years, Michael Wincott has gained the reputation of a respected and uncompromising actor. Born in Scarborough, Ontario, he eventually moved to New York City where he graduated from Juilliard in 1986 and began a relationship with Joseph Papp's Public Theatre beginning with his creation of the role of Kent in Eric Bogosian's Talk Radio...
25. Lisa Jakub Lisa Jakub Actress, Independence Day
26. Rachel Blanchard Rachel Blanchard Actress, Snakes on a Plane Rachel attended Havergal college, an all girls school in Toronto. After high school she went on to attend Queens university in Kingston, Ontario Canada. To prepare for her role as Cher in the Clueless TV series, Rachel actually did go to some high schools in L.A. where she was surprised to find out that the scene was somewhat like the movie portrayed...
27. Gregory Smith Gregory Smith Actor, The Patriot Gregory Smith was born in Toronto, Ontario, to Terrea (Oster), an American-born actress, and Maurice Smith, a British-born film producer. His brother is actor Douglas Smith. Gregory has starred in over 25 feature films, including The Patriot, opposite Mel Gibson and Heath Ledger; Closing the Ring...
28. Tara Strong Tara Strong Actress, Princess Mononoke
29. Tamara Taylor Tamara Taylor Actress, Serenity Tamara Taylor's career took off when she landed a series regular role on Fox's Party of Five. Since then she has appeared in Steven Bochco's City of Angels, Hidden Hills, Lost, Numb3rs, CSI: Miami, NCIS, and Fox's hit Bones. She also had a role in Serenity...
30. Rachel Skarsten Rachel Skarsten Actress, The Vow Rachel Alice Marie Skarsten was born April 23, 1985 to Mary Aileen Self Skarsten and Dr. Stan Skarsten. She has a younger brother Jonathan Skarsten, six years her junior whom she regards as her best friend. At the age of nine, her father died suddenly of pancreatic cancer. Rachel danced for the Royal Academy of Dance for 12 years...
31. Enrico Colantoni Enrico Colantoni Actor, Galaxy Quest
32. Jonathan Scarfe Jonathan Scarfe Actor, The Sheldon Kennedy Story
33. Liane Balaban Liane Balaban Actress, The Trotsky Before taking the starring role in New Waterford Girl, Liane Balaban's only film experience was in A Divine Film, produced and directed by friends, in which she had a small role as a dead body. Her only other acting experience was in three short high school plays. "Happy Here and Now" was directed...
34. Catherine O'Hara Catherine O'Hara Actress, The Nightmare Before Christmas Born March 4, 1954 in Ontario, Canada. Attended Burnhamthorpe Collegiate Institute. Began career with starring on television series "Second City TV" (1976)_. Notable films roles include: the over-dramatic and self-centered Delia Deetz in Tim Burton's _Beetlejuice_, Kate McCallister, Macaulay Culkin's on-screen mother in Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York...
35. Megan Follows Megan Follows Actress, Anne of Green Gables Megan Elizabeth Follows was the last child born to parents, Ted Follows and Dawn Greenhalgh in Ontario, Canada. Her parents were part of the founding members of Canada's summer theatre culture and Megan began acting as a toddler with her siblings Edwina Follows, Laurence Follows, and Samantha Follows...
36. Dakota Goyo Dakota Goyo Actor, Real Steel Dakota Goyo was born in Toronto, Canada, to Debra Goyo, a former model and singer, and David Goyo. His siblings, Devon Goyo and Dallas Goyo, have also acted. He has Italian and Scottish ancestry. Goyo appeared in his first commercial as an infant. His television debut came at the age of 5 in the CBS pilot Ultra (2006) His natural acting...
37. Eric McCormack Eric McCormack Actor, Free Enterprise Eric was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He attended Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute (the same school Mike Meyers attended) and also attended Sir John A. MacDonald Collegiate, named after Canada's first Prime Minister. With the support of his parents (his father was also an aspiring actor)...
38. Dave Foley Dave Foley Actor, A Bug's Life Dave Foley dropped out of an alternative high school to do stand-up comedy. He met Kevin McDonald at an improv class and, while employed as movie ushers, they began working as a comedy team. In 1984 they merged with another team to form "The Kids in the Hall". Foley made his film debut at 22 as the lead in the Canadian film High Stakes.
39. Lexa Doig Lexa Doig Actress, Jason X 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...
40. Christina Cox Christina Cox Actress, Elysium The youngest of three girls, Christina was born just outside Toronto. She carried a double major of theater and dance at the prestigious Arts York at Unionville High School. She went on to further her training at the Ryerson Theatre School of Toronto, among such alumni as Eric McCormack and David James Elliott...
41. Douglas Smith Douglas Smith Actor, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
42. Gloria Reuben Gloria Reuben Actress, Lincoln Gloria Elizabeth Reuben is a Canadian actress, singer and social activist who, over the past twenty years, has amassed impressive credentials in television, film, theater, and music. Reuben was born in Toronto, Ontario, to Pearl (Mills), a singer, and Cyril George Reuben, an architect. Her parents were both born in Jamaica...
43. Brooke Nevin Brooke Nevin Actress, Infestation
44. Chris Diamantopoulos Chris Diamantopoulos Actor, The Three Stooges Chris grew up splitting his time between Greece and Canada. At age 9, he started doing TV commercials and professional theater. He left home at 18 to perform in a series of US national tours after which, he landed on Broadway. Chris now splits his time between New York and Los Angeles acting in TV and Film...
45. JR Bourne JR Bourne Actor, The Exorcism of Emily Rose
46. Dylan Everett Dylan Everett Actor, Booky & the Secret Santa Dylan's interest in film-making began at an early age. At 10 years old, he began acting and was soon landing parts in commercials and short-films which led to larger roles in full-length films and TV series. His breakout role(s) came in 2009, when he landed leads in 2 television series, the role of Marlon Parks in "How to be Indie" and the role of Carl Montclaire in "Wingin' It"...
47. Aubrey Graham Aubrey Graham Actor, Ice Age: Continental Drift Aubrey Drake Graham was born in Toronto, Ontario, the son of Dennis Graham, an African-American musician born in Memphis, Tennessee, and Sandi (Sher) Graham, a Jewish-Canadian educator. As a young man, Drake appeared in several commercials, for such retailers as Sears and GMC. In 2001, Drake rose to fame playing the role of "Jimmy Brooks"...
48. Henry Czerny Henry Czerny Actor, Mission: Impossible
49. Michael Ironside Michael Ironside Actor, Total Recall Michael Ironside has made a strong and indelible impression with his often incredibly intense and explosive portrayals of fearsome villains throughout the years. He was born as Frederick Reginald Ironside on February 12, 1950 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Ironside was a successful arm wrestler in his teenage years...
50. Aden Young Aden Young Actor, Killer Elite
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