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1. John Neville John Neville Actor, The X Files When he was in his early sixties, Terry Gilliam cast him in the title role of The Adventures of Baron Munchausen. Although the film was a financial failure, his starring role in this major production, as well as his fine performance, led to an explosion in his career. He has since had numerous roles in feature films and television...
2. Alberta Watson Alberta Watson Actress, The Sweet Hereafter Alberta Watson, well known to television audiences for her Gemini award-nominated role as Madeline on La Femme Nikita, enjoys a long and diverse career in television and film. A native of Toronto, Watson began performing with a local theater group as a teenager. She received a Genie nomination for Best Supporting Actress for one of her first movie roles...
3. Maury Chaykin Maury Chaykin Actor, Dances with Wolves The award-winning Canadian-American character actor Maury Chaykin was born on July 27, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Professor Irving J. Chaykin and his wife Clarice. Irving Chaykin, an American citizen, taught accountancy at the City College of New York. The former Clarice Bloomfield, his mother...
4. Peter Kastner Peter Kastner Actor, You're a Big Boy Now Peter Kastner graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) with a degree in Modern European History. He studied also at UCLA for a Masters degree in that field but put those studies aside to pursue acting work. He was a lifelong learner, most recently teaching himself Yiddish in the original Hebrew script.
5. Jackie Burroughs Jackie Burroughs Actress, Lost and Delirious Jackie Burroughs was born February 2, 1939 in Lancashire, England, UK. She acted in live theater at Ontario's Stratford Festival before she made her film debut appearance in The Ernie Game, she went on to act in several other films which include The Grey Fox a performance that earned her a Genie...
6. John Colicos John Colicos Actor, The Changeling
7. Jeff Healey Jeff Healey Soundtrack, Road House
8. Wayne Robson Wayne Robson Actor, Cube
9. Jan Rubes Jan Rubes Actor, Witness Born in Czechoslovakia. After graduating in 1945 from the Conservatory of Music in Prague, Jan Rubes went on to join the Prague Opera House as their youngest basso singer. He also performed at the Pilsen Opera House in leading roles in his early years. By 1948, he was chosen to represent Czechoslovakia at the International Music Festival held in Geneva and won first prize in his category...
10. Al Waxman Al Waxman Actor, The Hurricane
11. Danny Wells Danny Wells Actor, Magnolia
12. Keith Knight Keith Knight Actor, Meatballs
13. Gerard Parkes Gerard Parkes Actor, The Boondock Saints
14. Tracy Wright Tracy Wright Actress, Me and You and Everyone We Know
15. Ruth Springford Ruth Springford Actress, The Changeling
16. Donald Harron Donald Harron Actor, The Hospital
17. Doug Lennox Doug Lennox Actor, X-Men
18. Sydney Newman Sydney Newman Writer, Doctor Who
19. Diane Polley Diane Polley Casting Director, Anne of Green Gables
20. Derek Vanlint Derek Vanlint Cinematographer, Alien
21. Joseph Scoren Joseph Scoren Actor, Chicago
22. Leslie Carlson Leslie Carlson Actor, The Fly Excellent, prolific, and versatile character actor Leslie Carlson was born on February 24, 1933 in Mitchell, South Dakota. Leslie earned both a BFA and an MA from the University of South Dakota, which he attended in the 1950's. Carlson began his acting career performing in several stage plays in both America and England...
23. Cec Linder Cec Linder Actor, Goldfinger
24. Guylaine St-Onge Guylaine St-Onge Actress, Angel Eyes
25. Lucy Maud Montgomery Lucy Maud Montgomery Writer, Anne of Avonlea Lucy Maud Montgomery was a Canadian author with roots in Scotland. She lost her mother at an early age, and was raised by her maternal grandparents. She began to keep a diary and discovered at the age of 10 that she could write poetry. After college she became a teacher but kept writing. In 1908 her first novel...
26. Charmion King Charmion King Actress, Anne of Green Gables
27. David Abraham David Abraham Actor, Gol Maal David Abraham, usually credited as simply David, was a popular character actor of Jewish and Indian descent. He starred in over one-hundred films, and often portrayed a friendly and helpful uncle-like character. He won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for his role in Boot Polish. Besides his acting roles...
28. Kirsten Bishop Kirsten Bishop Actress, Frequency
29. Leslie Barringer Leslie Barringer Actor, The Bugs n' Daffy Show
30. Jerry Fielding Jerry Fielding Composer, The Bad News Bears A three-time Oscar nominee, Jerry Fielding was among the boldest and most experimental of all Hollywood film composers. His music typically utilized advanced compositional procedures, producing dense, often richly dissonant orchestral textures, sometimes flavored with jazz. Fielding's film music career was marked by enduring and rewarding collaborations with Sam Peckinpah...
31. Peter Bray Peter Bray Producer, The Art of War
32. Harry Alan Towers Harry Alan Towers Producer, The Mangler Legendary exploitation producer Harry Alan Towers was born in London in 1920. His father was a theatrical agent, and Harry was a stage actor in his childhood. During World War II he served in the Royal Air Force, during which time he produced many shows on radio. When the war was over he stayed in radio and formed Towers of London...
33. Tom Harvey Tom Harvey Actor, Away from Her
34. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Writer, The Hurricane Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was boxing's most feared middleweight contender in the early 1960s. Standing only 5' 8" tall and weighing 160 lbs., he nevertheless had one of the most muscular builds in the sport. With a shaved head, Fu Manchu mustache and bulging muscles, he sent shudders and shakes through his opponents...
35. Susan Douglas Rubes Susan Douglas Rubes Actress, Five As an actress, Susan Rubes has enjoyed a Broadway career where she won the Donaldson Award for best supporting actress in 1946. Breaking into American TV she played the character "Kathy" for 10 years on the daytime drama, Guiding Light. Moving to Canada with her actor husband, Jan Rubes, she...
36. Glenn Gould Glenn Gould Soundtrack, Unbreakable Glenn Herbert Gould was born Glen Gold on September 25, 1932, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His mother was a great-grand niece of Edvard Grieg. Young Gould was playing with piano from the age of 3, and started regular lessons with his mother from the age of 4. At the age of 10 Gould was admitted to the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto...
37. Peter Donaldson Peter Donaldson Actor, The Sweet Hereafter
38. Chris Hyndman Chris Hyndman Self, Episode #7.106
39. Paul Kligman Paul Kligman Actor, Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer
40. Linda Griffiths Linda Griffiths Actress, Lianna
41. Sean Sullivan Sean Sullivan Actor, 2001: A Space Odyssey
42. Billy Van Billy Van Actor, For Better or for Worse: The Bestest Present Billy Van was born in Toronto, Canada in 1934. He was a manic comic actor who starred in CBC-TV's Nightcap in the 1960s and the Hilarious House of Frightenstein in the '70s. The Hilarious House of Frightenstein starred Vincent Price, with Van as host and a variety of characters, including The Count...
43. Allan King Allan King Director, Silence of the North
44. Denis Simpson Denis Simpson Actor, Polka Dot Door
45. Ernie Coombs Ernie Coombs Actor, Casey's Spaghetti Lunch Ernie Coombs was born in Lewiston, Maine on November 26, 1927. He studied commercial art but an interest in theatre led to painting scenary. In the earlier part of his career, he worked with Pittsburgh Miniature Theatre, a touring children's theatre, and at WQED-TV. In 1963, he met Fred Rogers and came with Fred to Canada to work as a puppeteer on Mr Rogers...
46. Marc Strange Marc Strange Writer, The Beachcombers
47. Ronald Radd Ronald Radd Actor, The Offence
48. Michel Brault Michel Brault Cinematographer, Orderers
49. Lois Lilienstein Lois Lilienstein Soundtrack, Billy Madison
50. Barbara Hamilton Barbara Hamilton Actress, Bogus
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