acteur du québec à l'étranger

by jjjdg13 | created - 28 Aug 2012 | updated - 28 Aug 2012 | Public

1. François Arnaud

Actor | The Borgias

François Arnaud was born on July 5, 1985 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as François Barbeau. He is an actor and producer, known for The Borgias (2011), Blindspot (2015) and I Killed My Mother (2009).

2. Karine Vanasse

Actress | Polytechnique

Award-winning Canadian actress Karine Vanasse is internationally recognized for her dazzling performances in both English and French.

Vanasse stars as Detective Lise Delorme in the critically acclaimed CTV series Cardinal for which she received a 2019 Canadian Screen Award for Best Lead Actress. ...

3. Jessica Paré

Actress | Wicker Park

Jessica Paré first turned heads in Stardom (2000), broke our hearts in Lost and Delirious (2001), played the catalyst for karmic intervention in Bollywood/Hollywood (2002) and, somehow, pulled off being a secret villain in Posers (2002). She then went onto made-for-TV movies, starting with a small ...

4. Caroline Dhavernas

Actress | Hannibal

Caroline Dhavernas commands the attention of filmgoers and television viewers with her beauty, talent and poise. Beginning her career at age 11, the Montreal native is already an acclaimed young actress who has also made her mark in Hollywood. She is the recipient of two Gemeaux Awards, one for "...

5. Sasha Roiz

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Raised in Montreal, Canada, Roiz trained theatrically at the Guildford School of Acting (UK). Upon returning to Montreal, he began to work consistently in theatre, earning a nomination for his performance at the "Masques Awards" (Quebec's Theatre Awards).

Roiz's introduction to feature films was in ...

6. Emmanuelle Chriqui

Actress | Wrong Turn

Emmanuelle Chriqui was born in Montreal, Quebec, to Moroccan Jewish immigrants, Liliane (Benisty) and Albert Chriqui. Her family moved to Toronto when she was two years old. At the age of 10, Chriqui appeared in a McDonald's commercial. She moved to Vancouver, guest-starring in series such as Are ...

7. Jay Baruchel

Actor | Goon

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 ...

8. Missy Peregrym

Actress | Stick It

Born in Montréal, Québec, Missy lived most of her life in Surrey, British Columbia, with her father, a minister; her mother; and two sisters. She began her career in front of the camera at age 18, when she started modeling. The print advertisements soon turned into commercials for Mercedes Benz, ...

9. Jessalyn Gilsig

Actress | The Stepfather

Jessalyn Gilsig has an extensive list of theater credits to her name. A graduate of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, Gilsig received her theatrical training at the American Repertory Theatre's Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. Among the American Repertory Theatre ...

10. Elias Koteas

Actor | The Thin Red Line

Elias Koteas was born on March 11, 1961, in Montreal, Canada. Both his parents are of Greek descent. Elias attended Vanier College in Montreal before leaving to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City in 1981, of which he is a graduate. He also attended the Actors Studio in ...

11. Rachelle Lefevre

Actress | Twilight

Rachelle Lefevre was born in Canada. While waiting tables, Lefevre was discovered by a Canadian film producer who, in turn, helped the aspiring actress land her first acting gig. Lefevre then moved to Los Angeles and earned a recurring role on the television show What About Brian (2006). When ...

12. Jennifer Finnigan

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Jennifer Finnigan stars as the Pentagon press secretary Grace Barrows on the CBS sci-fi thriller Salvation. Before that, she starred as Molly Al-Fayed in all three seasons of the controversial FX political drama Tyrant, set in the Middle East. Winner of three consecutive Daytime Emmy Awards early ...

13. Vanessa Lengies

Actress | Stick It

Vanessa Brittany Lengies, born July 21, 1985, Canadian actress, dancer and singer. She is best known for her role on American Dreams and she had a recurring role as Sugar Motta on Glee. Lengies was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to a German father and an Egyptian mother. She speaks French, ...

14. Colin Ferguson

Actor | Eureka

Colin Ferguson was born on July 22, 1972 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for Eureka (2006), Because I Said So (2007) and Haven (2010).

15. Bruce Greenwood

Actor | Star Trek

Bruce Greenwood was born on August 12, 1956 in Noranda, Québec, Canada as Stuart Bruce Greenwood. He is an actor, known for Star Trek (2009), Thirteen Days (2000) and I, Robot (2004). He has been married to Susan Devlin since 1985. They have one child.

16. Amanda Walsh

Director | After Melanie

Amanda Walsh is a director and writer, known for After Melanie (2016), The Eviction (2010) and The Visitor (2012).

17. Emily Hampshire

Actress | 12 Monkeys

Born and raised in Montreal, Emily Hampshire has made an indelible mark on the Canadian film and television industry in a relatively short period of time. Her work has been recognized by the Canadian Academy of Cinema and Television with 3 Genie Award Nominations, a Gemini Award for her work on the...

18. Marie-Josée Croze

Actress | Les invasions barbares

Marie-Josée Croze first studied fine arts before opting for the stage at La Veillée-Prospero Theatre workshop in Montreal. In 1993 she got her first movie part in La Florida (1993) and started working for numerous Canadian TV series and movies.

In 2000, with her performance in Denis Villeneuve's ...

19. Rodney Eastman

Actor | I Spit on Your Grave

Rodney Eastman was born on July 20, 1967 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is an actor, known for I Spit on Your Grave (2010), A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988) and A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987). He was previously married to Inger Lorre.

20. Caroline Rhea

Actress | The Perfect Man

Caroline Rhea was born on April 13, 1964 in Westmount, Québec, Canada as Caroline Gilchrist Rhea. She is an actress and producer, known for The Perfect Man (2005), Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996) and Christmas with the Kranks (2004).

21. William Shatner

Actor | Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

William Shatner has notched up an impressive 70-plus years in front of the camera, displaying heady comedic talent and being instantly recognizable to several generations of cult television fans as the square-jawed Captain James T. Kirk, commander of the starship U.S.S. Enterprise.

Shatner was born ...

22. Laurence Leboeuf

Actress | Transplant

Laurence Leboeuf was born on December 13, 1985 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Transplant (2020), Turbo Kid (2015) and 19-2 (2014).

23. Tara Spencer-Nairn

Actress | New Waterford Girl

Tara Spencer-Nairn's big breakout role came in 1999 when she was cast as the tough Bronx-raised teen in the festival darling, New Waterford Girl (1999). The film screened at the Sundance Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival, and received seven Genie Award nominations including Best...

24. Meaghan Rath

Actress | Hawaii Five-0

Meaghan Rath was born on June 18, 1986 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Hawaii Five-0 (2010), New Girl (2011) and Schitt's Creek (2015). She has been married to Jack Cutmore-Scott since May 16, 2020.

25. Anna Hopkins

Actress | The Expanse

Anna Hopkins was born in Montréal, Quebec to artists Tom Hopkins and Rita Markovits. She is of Jewish Romanian and Hungarian descent from her mother's side, and Scottish, Welsh descent on her father's side. Fluent in French and English, she works in film and television in both languages. Anna's ...

26. Peter Shinkoda

Actor | The Predator

Peter Shinkoda was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is an actor and writer, known for The Predator (2018), I, Robot (2004) and Paycheck (2003).

27. Amanda Brugel

Actress | The Handmaid's Tale

Amanda Brugel was born on March 24, 1978 in Pointe Claire, Québec, Canada as Amanda Ellen Baker. She is an actress, known for The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Kim's Convenience (2016) and Workin' Moms (2017). She has been married to Marcel Lewis since March 7, 2008.

28. Karen Cliche

Actress | Saw VI

Karen Cliche was born on July 22, 1976 in Sept-Iles, Québec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Saw VI (2009), Steal (2002) and Young Blades (2005). She has been married to Brian Mellersh since September 24, 2005. They have one child.

29. Julian Bailey

Actor | Dark Phoenix

Julian Bailey is a Canadian-British actor, who first became well known to television fans for his portrayal of 'P.O. Ronald Zuger', in the popular American television series, 'NCIS' (episode 1.04, 'The Immortals'). Bailey shared the screen with Yvonne Strahovski in the 2018 feature film, 'He's Out ...

30. Ruta Lee

Actress | Witness for the Prosecution

Ruta Lee was born on May 30, 1935 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Ruta Mary Kilmonis. She is an actress, known for Witness for the Prosecution (1957), Funny Face (1957) and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954). She was previously married to Webster Bernard Lowe Jr.

31. Cindy Busby

Actress | The Big Year

Cindy Busby was born on March 18, 1983 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for The Big Year (2011), Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010) and Supernatural (2005).

32. Kaniehtiio Horn

Actress | Journey to the Center of the Earth

Kaniehtiio 'Tiio' Horn is a Canadian actress from Kahnawake, the Mohawk reserve outside of Montreal. Since graduating from Dawson College's Professional Theatre Program in 2005 she has established herself as a versatile actress with roles on television including the multiple award-winning comedy ...

33. William deVry

Actor | All My Children

William was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. He moved to Florida with his mother when he was 19 and still maintains a residence there. His mother, Diane, is the grand-daughter of Herman DeVry founder of the DeVry Institute. William is an only child and named after his maternal grandfather.

As a ...

34. Marc-André Grondin

Actor | C.R.A.Z.Y.

Marc-André Grondin was born on March 11, 1984 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is an actor, known for C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005), Goon (2011) and The First Day of the Rest of Your Life (2008).

35. Xenia Siamas

Actress | Casino Jack

Xenia Siamas was born on November 29, 1978 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Casino Jack (2010), Push (2006) and Interpersonal Exopolitics (2011).

36. Dayle Haddon

Actress | Cyborg

Dayle was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. As a child she was enrolled in dancing classes to develop her physique. It worked well enough that she became a member of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens at 13 and Miss Montreal at 18.

Her elfin good looks provided an easy entree to modeling and she quickly...

37. Mike Ruiz

Director | Starrbooty

At the age of 28 Ruiz began in the field of photography. "I found a camera under my Christmas tree and within minutes, I was obsessed. I began shooting everything in sight. I taught myself the intricate mechanics of the camera but it was a couple of years before I realized that I could actually ...

38. Sarah Lassez

Actress | Mad Cowgirl

Sarah Lassez was born in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Mad Cowgirl (2006), Malicious (1995) and The Blackout (1997).

39. Evelyne Brochu

Actress | Tom à la ferme

Evelyne Brochu was born on November 17, 1983 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Tom at the Farm (2013), Pawn Sacrifice (2014) and Café de flore (2011).

40. Sophie Desmarais

Actress | Sarah préfère la course

Sophie Desmarais was born on July 24, 1986 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Sarah Prefers to Run (2013), Heartbeats (2010) and The Forbidden Room (2015).

41. Camille Solari

Writer | Charlie

Camille Solari was born in Boston to an attorney (father, of Italian descent) and a high school teacher (mother, French Canadian). Camille holds dual citizenship in both the United States and Canada, and is also fluent in French. She graduated as a cum laude Shakespearean conservatory major from ...

42. Jonathan Lajoie

Actor | The League

Jonathan Lajoie was born on August 21, 1980 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. He is an actor, known for The League (2009), The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) and Wolfie's Just Fine: A New Beginning (2016).

43. Ricky Mabe

Actor | Gigi Does It

Ricky Mabe, born Richard Mabe, was born in Pointe-Claire, Quebec. Ricky attended St. Thomas High School and graduated in 2000. Ricky has been working as an actor in Montreal since he was twelve. He made his debut in Frankenstein and Me (1996) alongside Burt Reynolds.

He continued to work around ...

44. Kim Poirier

Actress | Dawn of the Dead

Kim Poirier was born on February 6, 1980 in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada as Kim Jacinthe Poirier. She is an actress and producer, known for Dawn of the Dead (2004), Decoys (2004) and Awaken (2012). She has been married to Alex Saunders since May 29, 2016. They have two children.

45. Micheline Marchildon

Actress | You Kill Me

Micheline Marchildon was born on September 2, 1974. She is an actress and writer, known for You Kill Me (2007), Je me souviens pas (2012) and Clan destin (1997).

46. Kelly Kruger

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Kelly Kruger was born on November 12, 1982 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), Entourage (2004) and Blue Mountain State (2010). She has been married to Darin Brooks since March 21, 2016. They have one child.

47. Robert Naylor

Actor | Immortals

Born in Quebec, Canada, Robert Naylor is fluent in English and French. He started taking theater classes at the age of 5, and acting quickly turned into a passion. On his first audition he landed a role in an English TV commercial and has never looked back.

Since 2006 he has had a very active voice ...



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