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1. Alison Pill
Actress | Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Alison is a Canadian born TV, film and theater actress.
She was born in Toronto, Ontario. Her father, who is Estonian, is a financier. She attended Vaughan Road Academy, and 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 ...
Actor | Killjoys
Aaron was born one minute before his twin, Shawn Ashmore, in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. He is the son of homemaker Linda and manufacturing engineer Rick. When they were 10, their mother was a part of a club called the "Multiple Births Association," or as Aaron likes to call it, "The ...
Actor | X2
Shawn Robert Ashmore was born one minute after his twin brother Aaron Ashmore Aaron Ashmore in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, on October 7, 1979. He is the son of Linda, a homemaker, and Rick Ashmore, a manufacturing engineer. By the age of seven, when their mother became a part of the Multiple...
Actor | Chesapeake Shores
Michael Karl Richards was born in British Columbia, Canada and raised in both BC and Southern California. With a foundation built in large part on his training at the prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse in New York. Michael prides himself on being active not just on the small (The Flash, ...
5. Jake Guy
Actor | Supernatural
Jake Guy was born in Langley, British Columbia, Canada to Nicola and Randy Guy. He is primarily of Irish ancestry. He first came across acting when he played a British wolf in an elementary school Christmas play. He found his passion for acting when in high school after his drama teachers created a...
10. Kett Turton
Actor | Saved!
Kett was born in Portland, Oregon and raised in Vancouver, Canada. He started acting in local theater when he was only 4. He performed in several plays including "Lost in Yonkers" and "Broadway Bound". Later, he starred in the independent Canadian film "Rollercoaster" and received a nomination for ...
12. Mackenzie Gray
Actor | Legion
Mackenzie Gray was born and raised in Toronto. A professional actor for over 40 years, he has appeared in over 150 films and television shows. As of 2017, he is a series regular on the Marvel/FX Series Legion (2017) playing "The Eye" and is a recurring cast member on both the CW series Riverdale (...
15. Burkely Duffield
Actor | Beyond
Burkely Duffield is a Canadian Actor who starred in ABC Freeform's "Beyond" as Holden Matthews. He has appeared in many popular guest star TV spots, as well as his big screen debut in "Warcraft: The Beginning". Check out his constantly updating resume on IMDB to keep up with his acting journey and ...
16. Travis Turner
Travis Turner landed his first major role in the Battlestar Galactica follow-up, Caprica. He then landed a role alongside Battlestar's Michael Hogan in the feature Confined. He has appeared on Supernatural, NBC's Fairly Legal, and Teletoon's Tower Prep. Turner starred in Nickelodeon's sequel to ...
18. Kevin Durand
Actor | X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Kevin Durand was born on January 14, 1974 in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada as Kevin Serge Durand. He is an actor, known for X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), I Am Number Four (2011) and Robin Hood (2010). He has been married to Sandra Cho since October 1, 2010.
19. Stana Katic
Actress | Castle
Stana Katic stars in the new 10-episode TV series Absentia (2017), produced by Sony Pictures Television and premiering on Amazon.
Katic's feature film work includes: CBGB (2013), about the punk rock club in NYC; Big Sur (2013), based on the Jack Kerouac novel; Frank Miller's film The Spirit (2008); ...
20. Cameron Bright
Actor | Thank You for Smoking
Cameron was born in Victoria, B.C., on Jan 26, 1993. He resides in Vancouver, BC. At the age of 6, he was filming his first commercial. In 2002, at only 9 years of age, he worked in his first lead role in the movie Godsend (2004), alongside Academy award-winner Robert De Niro. One month after ...
22. Dylan Everett
Actor | Supernatural
Dylan Everett is a Canadian TV actor who both appeared in the role of Campbell Saunders in the series, Degrassi and voiced the character of Wolly in the PBS animated series, Super Why!. He is best known for his roles in How To Be Indie, Wingin' It, Degrassi and Open Heart.
Dylan was born on January ...
23. Justin Kelly
Actor | Maps to the Stars
He is the second of the three boys from The Latest Buzz (2007) to be on Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001). First was Munro Chambers, who played "Wilder" on "The Latest Buzz", plays "Eli Goldsworthy" on "Degrassi". Then Justin Kelly, who played "Noah Jackson" on "The Latest Buzz", plays "Jack ...
24. Madison Smith
Actor | Salvation
Madison Ryne Smith (aka Mado) is a Canadian born actor raised in Northern British Columbia. He is known for his role in TV series such as Salvation (2018) and Narcoleap (2018) Aftermath (2016) and the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018). He currently lives and works in Vancouver B.C. and is ...
25. Kirby Morrow
Actor | A Ring by Spring
Kirby Morrow trained in theatre at Mount Royal University, in Calgary, Alberta. Throughout his career, Kirby has also trained in Vancouver, Paris, Dublin, Toronto and Los Angeles. Reaching a successful stature in both on camera and animation voice overs, Kirby is a highly sought after guest at ...
30. Neal Bledsoe
Actor | The Man in the High Castle
Neal Bledsoe is an actor and writer who grew up in Seattle, but for some reason the internet thinks he's from Canada. That's nonsense, he was only born there. He was named after the Beat Generation hero, Neal Cassady, and a car thief his father knew. He's been a Seahawks fan longer than it's been ...
31. Noel Fisher
Noel Fisher has become one of the entertainment industry's most sought after and versatile performers, bringing to life memorable characters on the big and small screens over the past few years. Fisher's film and television credits include starring as Michelangelo in Paramount Pictures summer hit "...
32. Joel Palmer
Actor | Dreamcatcher
Joel Palmer began his career at the tender age of three with an appearance as Lyle the Shoeshine Boy in "Hello Dolly". Soon after, he landed two national television commercials for Mattel Toys and followed by advertisements for Woodward's and Scott Paper. Joel appeared in "Knight Moves", his first ...
33. Ty Olsson
Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes
Ty Olsson was born on January 28, 1974 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada as Tyler Olsson. He is an actor, known for War for the Planet of the Apes (2017), X2: X-Men United (2003) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). He was previously married to Leanna Nash.
36. Stephen Amell
Actor | Arrow
Stephen Amell is a Canadian actor, known for portraying Oliver Queen / Green Arrow in the Arrowverse television franchise (based on the comic character of the same name) and Casey Jones in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016).
Stephen Adam Amell was born on May 8, 1981 in Toronto,...
37. Robbie Amell
Actor | The Duff
Along with his sister, Robert Patrick Amell started acting when he was just six years old. At sixteen, 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 ...
Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The towering presence of Canadian actor Donald Sutherland is often noticed, as are his legendary contributions to cinema. He has appeared in almost 200 different shows and films. He is also the father of renowned actor Kiefer Sutherland, among others.
Donald McNichol Sutherland was born in Saint ...
40. Ryan McDonell
Actor | The Devout
Ryan McDonell was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada. He grew up playing hockey and has recorded and performed in multiple bands while continuing to work in Film and Television as an award nominated Actor. He is also a Voice-Over artist and has been the brand voice for many national companies.
Actor | Every Day
Charles has had roles on stage and screen including Our Town and A Month in the Country with the Soulpepper Theatre Company in Toronto. Television credits include appearances in Lifetime's At Risk, Disney's Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, Global's Bomb Girls, MuchMusic's The LA Complex, BravoFACT short...
Actor | The Hillywood Show
Joshua was born in Vancouver, BC and raised in the North Carolina & Georgia mountains. He started acting in community theater where he fell in love with preforming. His favorite role was Kurt in The Sound of Music.
Josh stared in many commercials for Toyota before he joined the US Navy. After Josh ...
43. Lorne Michaels
Producer | Saturday Night Live
Lorne Michaels was born on November 17, 1944 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Lorne Michael Lipowitz. He is a producer and writer, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), 30 Rock (2006) and The Kids in the Hall (1988). He has been married to Alice Barry since 1991. They have three children. He was ...
44. Kenneth Mitchell
Actor | Jericho
Kenneth Mitchell was born on November 25, 1974 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Kenneth Alexander Mitchell. He is an actor, known for Jericho (2006), Miracle (2004) and The Astronaut Wives Club (2015). He has been married to Susan May Pratt since May 7, 2006. They have two children.
45. Zane Holtz
Actor | Katy Keene
Zane was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where he began modeling at 5 years of age. He shot one of his first commercials on his 10th birthday. He relocated to California, in 1999, with his mom, Laura Mary Clarke and his three younger brothers; Beau, Harrison and Mackenzie Holtz. Zane ...
46. Eric McCormack
Actor | Will & Grace
Eric was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He attended Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute (the same school Mike Myers 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)...
47. Martin Short
Martin Short was born on March 26, 1950 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada as Martin Hayter Short. He is an actor and writer, known for The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006), Inherent Vice (2014) and ¡Three Amigos! (1986). He was previously married to Nancy Dolman.
48. Ryan Reynolds
Actor | Deadpool
Ryan Rodney Reynolds was born on October 23, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the youngest of four children. His father, James Chester Reynolds, was a food wholesaler, and his mother, Tamara Lee "Tammy" (Stewart), worked as a retail-store saleswoman. He has Irish and Scottish ancestry. ...
49. Connor Price
Actor | X Company
Connor Price's career began at the young age of six years old. Price accumulated an impressive number of credits during his youth, known to audiences worldwide for his portrayal of "Jay Braddock," the eldest son of Russell Crowe and Renee Zellweger in the Ron Howard Academy Award Nominated feature ...
51. Tom Cavanagh
Actor | Ed
Golden Globe-nominated actor / director Tom Cavanagh can be seen acting in and directing Warner Bros.' The Flash (2014) on the CW. He additionally just completed post-production on his short film Tom and Grant (2018) which he wrote, directed and starred in opposite his "The Flash" co-star Grant ...
52. 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 ...
53. Tyler Johnston
Actor | Letterkenny
Tyler Johnston is a Canadian actor known for a variety of film and television roles, including that of Samandriel in season 8 of Supernatural.
As the foundations were laid for the young actor, Johnston was placed in the lead role of Ren McCormack in his high school production of Footloose. With so ...
54. Finn Wolfhard
Actor | It
Finn Wolfhard was born in Vancouver, Canada, where he is now in high school. He has always had a laser focus on continuously growing as an actor, all the way back from the time that he saw his first movie (thank you Sam Raimi's Spider-Man (2002)!).
Following that pivotal life event, Finn went to ...
56. Paulo Costanzo
Actor | 40 Days and 40 Nights
Paulo Costanzo was born on September 21, 1978 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He grew up in Brampton, a suburb of Toronto, of Italian (father) and Jewish (mother) descent. He attended Mayfield Secondary School for the Arts, then attended one year at Ryerson University for theater, but dropped out when...
57. Nathan Fillion
Actor | Castle
Nathan Fillion was born on 27 March 1971 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is the son of Cookie (Early) and Bob Fillion, both retired English teachers, and has an older brother, Jeff. In Canada, he attended Holy Trinity Catholic High School, Concordia University College of Alberta and University of ...
58. Justin Bieber
Soundtrack | Justin Bieber: Never Say Never
Justin Drew Bieber was born on March 1, 1994 at St. Joseph's Hospital in London, Ontario, Canada and was raised in Stratford, Ontario. He is the son of Pattie Mallette and Jeremy Bieber. He is of French-Canadian, Irish, German, English, and Scottish descent. He has three younger half-siblings via ...
Actor | The Revenant
Adrian Glynn McMorran is a Vancouver, Canada-based actor and musician. Raised in Vancouver, Adrian received a BA in Theatre from the University of British Columbia and studied acting at New York's Atlantic Theatre School. He has been featured in numerous TV shows, most notably as "Inias" on ...
61. Alexia Fast
Actress | Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
Born in Vancouver Canada, Alexia Fast began her acting career at 11 years old. She booked her first role opposite Carrie Anne Moss in the comedy feature Fido which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and Sundance.
Alexia then went on to book a leading role in the indie feature Past Tense. She won...
Actor | iZombie
Artine Tony Duane Ross Brown, grew up in the steel town of Hamilton, Ontario. He was an extremely shy kid who barely spoke when in social circumstances. It took one acting class to change that.
He began his acting career on stage doing a rendition of Mark Twain's, Huckleberry Finn in which he played...
63. Britt Irvin
Actress | Hot Rod
Brittney Irvin was born on November 10, 1984 in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. When she was six years old she started ballet lessons, started singing in festivals, and decided to start acting. When she turned 10 she claimed roles in two musicals, "Show Boat" and "A Christmas Carol." Shortly thereafter ...
64. Brendan Taylor
Actor | Fargo
Brendan Taylor was born in North Vancouver, Canada. He completed high school with a bilingual diploma in English and French, he pursued post-secondary education at The University of British Columbia where he graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. He was fortunate to spend a year on ...
Actress | John Tucker Must Die
Barbara Kottmeier was born in 1983 in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is an actress, known for John Tucker Must Die (2006), Stargate SG-1 (1997) and She's the Man (2006). She has been married to Christopher Harrison since August 8, 2015.
Actor | Counterpart
The Canadian actor started out as a national gymnast and diver. He is also fluent in French and German. He received his first break when cast in the starring role of the Nickelodeon movie Spectacular! (2009), opposite Victoria Justice. He is the new celebrity face of Versace, in conjunction with ...
68. Connor Beardmore
Actor | The Killing
Connor Beardmore was born on January 30 1997 in North Vancouver and moved to Coquitlam with his brother and parents the following year. Connor has always been interested in acting but only took his first acting class in 2008, immediately obtaining an agent. His acting career took off from there.
70. Joel Semande
Actor | 16 Wishes
An actor known for his versatility as he is for his intense blue eyes, most widely recognized for his role as Joey Lockhart in 16 Wishes (2010).
Joel is originally from a small suburb in LaSalle, Ontario, he is the youngest of two children. He began acting at an early age in a middle school ...
71. Jordan Weller
Actor | Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Jordan Weller is a Canadian born actor. He was born in Edmonton, Alberta and grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia where he also began working in films, television and theatre. He attended The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City where he received the Vincent D'Onofrio ...
72. Jordan Burtchett
Jordan Burtchett was born into an American family that moved to Vancouver B.C when he was just 3 years old. Growing up making movies, Jordan took an interest in musical theatre in High School which jump started his acting career. He is known for his recurring role in The Killing, where he worked ...
73. Lisa Berry
Actress | Supernatural
This Canadian actress was born and raised in Richmond Hill, Ontario, and is the youngest of four children. She first started out in the industry behind the camera as a makeup artist, but then realizing she had a passion for storytelling, and went to train at the Randolph Academy for the Performing ...
74. Harvey Atkin
Actor | Meatballs
Harvey Atkin was born on December 18, 1942 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Elliot Harvey Atkin. He was an actor, known for Meatballs (1979), Cagney & Lacey (1981) and The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police (1997). He was married to Celia Tessler. He died on July 17, 2017 in Toronto.
75. Darcy Cadman
Actor | Stargate: Continuum
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Darcy Cadman began a professional acting career in his final year of high-school. Leading up to his work in film and television, Darcy had performed on stage with a youth theater troupe, the troupe had seen significant success - fielding two productions in ...
78. Kylie Bunbury
Actress | When They See Us
Bunbury was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, to Kristi Novak and Alex Bunbury, a footballer. Her father is Guyanese-Canadian, and her mother is American, of Polish and Swedish descent. She spent her childhood in Europe (England for two years, and seven years on the island of Madeira, Portugal) ...
82. Dylan Kingwell
Actor | A Series of Unfortunate Events
Dylan was born in Vancouver, BC, and he very much enjoys the west coast lifestyle of being outdoors and participating in sports. He especially loves playing hockey. He is extremely dedicated to his academics, loves reading and is curious about anything to do with Science. Dylan has always been a ...