Birth Place Matching "Edmonton, Alberta, Canada" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Michael J. Fox

Actor | Back to the Future

Michael J. Fox was born Michael Andrew Fox on June 9, 1961 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to Phyllis Fox (née Piper), a payroll clerk, and William Fox. His parents moved their 10-year-old son, his three sisters, Kelli Fox, Karen, and Jacki, and his brother Steven, to Vancouver, British Columbia, ...

2. Jill Hennessy

Actress | Crossing Jordan

Jill Hennessy will next be seen in Showtime's newest drama "City on a Hill" with Kevin Bacon, executive produced by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. Jill starred in the special event series "Shots Fired" on FOX and was the lead in the Mike Clattenburg comedy "Crawford" on CBC. She was a guest star in ...

3. 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 ...

4. Catherine Mary Stewart

Actress | The Last Starfighter

Catherine Mary Stewart's career has spanned more than 30 years and over 50 different productions, from film to television to theater, in England, Canada and the United States. She was living in London studying dance, acting and singing when she was cast in her first professional acting role as the ...

5. Monique Ganderton

Stunts | Avengers: Endgame

Monique Ganderton was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Monique has always been adventurous. She achieved high levels of track and field, equestrian show jumping and is also a certified snowboard instructor. Monique was involved in diving, gymnastics, softball, figure skating, equestrian and later...

6. Rae Dawn Chong

Actress | Commando

Rae Dawn Chong was born February 28, 1961 in Edmonton, Canada. After a few film and television spots, Rae Dawn earned a Genie for her performance in Jean-Jacques Annaud's prehistoric-drama Quest for Fire (1981). She played the young, Ivaka prisoner, Ika. Other notables roles include Harpo's ...

7. Jennifer Wigmore

Actress | Designated Survivor

Jennifer Wigmore was born on November 14, 1967 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for Designated Survivor (2016), Suits (2011) and Heartland (2007).

8. Niall Matter

Actor | The Predator

Niall Matter was born on October 20, 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for The Predator (2018), Primeval: New World (2012) and Eureka (2006). He has been married to Sara Matter since December 2016. They have two children.

9. Kavan Smith

Actor | Stargate: Atlantis

Kavan was born in Edmonton, Alberta and both he and his brother were raised by his father when his parents divorced. He excelled in many sports as a child focusing on football and martial arts. During his teenage years, he cultivated a love for performing with a friend. They would often skip school...

10. Eric Johnson

Actor | The Knick

Eric Johnson was born on August 7, 1979 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Eric Johann Johnson. He is an actor and director, known for The Knick (2014), Smallville (2001) and Fifty Shades Darker (2017). He has been married to Adria Budd Johnson since August 7, 2004. They have one child.

11. Melody Anderson

Actress | Flash Gordon

Melody Anderson was born on December 3, 1955 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for Flash Gordon (1980), Firewalker (1986) and Battlestar Galactica (1978).

12. Chandra West

Actress | White Noise

Chandra West was born in Alberta, Canada, the youngest of nine children. Growing up in Oakville, Ontario, outside of Toronto, she developed an early interest in the arts. This led to 10 years of intensive ballet training. When she was 16, she enrolled in a summer theater program at Oxford ...

13. Tommy Chong

Actor | Up in Smoke

Tommy Chong was born on May 24, 1938 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Thomas B. Kin Chong. He is an actor, known for Up in Smoke (1978), Zootopia (2016) and Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980). He has been married to Shelby Chong since 1975. They have four children. He was previously married to ...

14. Tori Anderson

Actress | Killjoys

Tori Anderson was born on December 29, 1988 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for Killjoys (2015), Tru Calling (2003) and No Tomorrow (2016).

15. Terry Chen

Actor | Jessica Jones

Terry Chen was born in Alberta, Canada. He made his debut in a supporting role as 'Ben Fong-Torres' in the much-lauded film Almost Famous, directed by Cameron Crowe. His performance has been praised in reviews from Variety magazine to Ebert & Roeper at the Movies.

Terry now splits his time between ...

16. Jessica Matten

Actress | Frontier

Jessica can be seen on 3 Canadian Screen Award nominated and winning shows: Frontier, Blackstone and Mohawk Girls. Jessica has developed a small cult following in North America for her performance in the starring role of Elle-Maija Tailfeather's short film, "A Red Girl's Reasoning" that is in the ...

17. Patrick Gilmore

Actor | 2012

Patrick Gilmore was born on June 1, 1976 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and casting director, known for 2012 (2009), No Men Beyond This Point (2015) and Stargate Universe (2009).

18. Shaun Johnston

Actor | Heartland

Shaun Johnston was born on September 9, 1958 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and director, known for Heartland (2007), Mentors (1998) and Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007).

19. Meghan Heffern

Actress | Chloe

Meghan Heffern was born on October 3, 1983 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is known for her work on Chloe (2009), The Fog (2005) and What If (2013).

20. Genevieve Buechner

Actress | The Final Cut

Born on November 10, at 2:30A.M., 1991 in Edmonton during a terrible snow storm, Genevieve Buechner was born to single parent mother Tea Buechner. She began to pester her mother about acting lessons when she was three. Her mother was very reluctant to encourage this interest.

Still Genna persevered ...

21. Lisa Ryder

Actress | Jason X

Born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, Lisa Ryder started performing as a child through dance, attending the Edmonton Studio of Ballet. She never considered acting as a career until she attended the University of Toronto. There she took Drama as an option and was bitten by the acting bug. After ...

22. Dianne Foster

Actress | Night Passage

A curvaceous and comely lead and second lead actress of the 1950s and 1960s screen, Dianne Foster was born with the unlikely stage name of Olga Helen Laruska on October 31, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Of Ukrainian parentage, she began her stage career performing in high school plays and in ...

23. Ben Cotton

Actor | The Chronicles of Riddick

Ben Cotton was born on July 26, 1975 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Stargate: Atlantis (2004) and Stan Helsing (2009).

24. Nathaniel Arcand

Actor | Pathfinder

2019 Nathaniel featured in the CBS Television show FBI: Americas Most Wanted as Clinton Skye. Nathaniel is a highly respected actor. He got his start, starring in a few smaller roles for local independent filmmakers, Nathaniel's big break came when he auditioned for the role of William MacNeil in ...

25. Kenneth Welsh

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Kenneth Welsh was born on March 30, 1942 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Miracle (2004) and Twin Peaks (1990).

26. Bruce McCulloch

Actor | The Kids in the Hall

Bruce McCulloch was born on May 12, 1961 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Bruce Ian McCulloch. He is an actor and writer, known for The Kids in the Hall (1988), Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy (1996) and Young Drunk Punk (2015). He has been married to Tracy Ryan since 2003. They have two children.

27. Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman

Actor | American Horror Story

Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman (pronounced "beau-yer") is most recognizable for his portrayal of ambitious producer Jay in the Peabody Award-winning and Emmy-nominated Lifetime series UNREAL, which will return for its third season February 26. That same day, Bowyer-Chapman will launch and host an episodic ...

28. Griffin Powell-Arcand

Actor | Chambers

Griffin Powell-Arcand was born on October 19, 1997 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for Chambers (2019), DreamKeeper (2003) and Little House on the Prairie (2005).

29. Paula Devicq

Actress | Arbitrage

Paula Devicq was born on July 7, 1965 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Paula Michelle Devicq. She is an actress, known for Arbitrage (2012), Rescue Me (2004) and First Dog (2010). She was previously married to Joseph Lyle Taylor.

30. Janet Holden

Assistant Director | The Edge

Her son Finnigan Holden McCormack was born July 1, 2002.

31. Brenda James

Actress | Slither

Brenda James was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Brenda Lynn Klemme. She is an actress, known for Slither (2006), Patriot Games (1992) and The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005). She has been married to James Matthews since May 22, 1993.

32. Rosemary Dunsmore

Actress | Orphan Black

Canadian star of stage, screen and television; has appeared in and directed numerous stage productions including "Wuthering Heights", "The Attic", "The Pearls", "The Glass Menagerie" and received the Masque Award for her performance in the Montreal production of "Wit."

In 1990, she was named by ...

33. Mark Acheson

Actor | Elf

Mark Acheson was born on September 19, 1957 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for Elf (2003), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Reindeer Games (2000).

34. Gary Basaraba

Actor | Suburbicon

Gary Basaraba was raised in Vancouver, British Colombia. He entered the Yale School of Drama at age 20. As a graduate of the Class of '82, he began his film career immediately working for Louis Malle in Alamo Bay (1985). The list of directors that have chosen him to bring their films to life ...

35. Alex Wong

Actor | The Greatest Showman

Born in Canada, Alex began dancing at the age of seven eventually studying at the Goh Ballet Academy in Vancouver. After winning multiple awards in tap and ballet, in 2004 he became the first Canadian to win the Prix de Lausanne competition in Switzerland. He then joined the American Ballet Theater...

36. Michelle Beaudoin

Actress | Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

Michelle Beaudoin was born on August 25, 1975 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996), Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004) and Madison (1993).

37. Toby Hargrave

Actor | Altered Carbon

Toby Hargrave was born on September 26, 1974 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and writer, known for Altered Carbon (2018), The Twilight Zone (2019) and Loudermilk (2017).

38. Trevor Devall

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

A native of Edmonton, Canada, Trevor Devall spent 15 years in Vancouver's voice-over industry as an animation and commercial voice actor, before continuing his career in Los Angeles.

He is a prolific voice artist, having performed in hundreds of animated productions including television movies, ...

39. Beverly Adams

Actress | How to Stuff a Wild Bikini

Beverly Adams was born on November 7, 1945 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965), The Silencers (1966) and The Ambushers (1967).

40. Jovanna Burke

Actress | The True Heroines

Jovanna Huguet was born to a Peruvian mother and Canadian father. Growing up in Vancouver, Canada she had the privilege of learning English and French in school, while speaking Spanish at home with her family.

Her mother who had always loved dance, noticed Jovanna's natural ability to move at a ...

41. Arthur Hiller

Director | Love Story

Arthur Hiller was born on November 22, 1923 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He was a director and producer, known for Love Story (1970), The Hospital (1971) and See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989). He was married to Gwen Hiller. He died on August 17, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

42. Ron Pederson

Actor | MADtv

Ron Pederson is an award winning Canadian actor, improviser, theatre producer, and director. Ron was born in Edmonton Alberta Canada in 1978 and joined the vibrant Edmonton theatre scene at the age of eight. Ron studied acting at the Citadel Theatre School from 1987 until 1991 at which time he was ...

43. Dion Phaneuf

Self | NHL: Just Like Me

Dion Phaneuf was born on April 10, 1985 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He has been married to Elisha Cuthbert since July 6, 2013.

44. Crystle Lightning

Actress | Prey

Crystle Lightning, an Indigenous Actress from the Plains Cree Nation, began her show business journey at a young age. The Lightning Family moved from Canada to Los Angeles where Crystle landed her first lead role in the feature: "3 Ninjas", at 9 years old. Crystle went on to study at the Beverly ...

45. Mike Comrie

Self | In the Crease

Mike Comrie was born on September 11, 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Michael William Comrie. He was previously married to Hilary Duff.

46. Josh Emerson

Actor | I Love You, Beth Cooper

Josh was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. His father Gordon was born in Biggar, SK, and worked as a Bio Med Technician and his mother Judy was born and raised in Montreal and works as a secretary.

At the age of twelve Josh moved to Spruce Grove, Alberta, where he attended High School. It was a ...

47. Len J. Phillips

Actor | Tales from the Dead Zone

Len J. Phillips was born on December 18, 1966 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for Tales from the Dead Zone, Asteroid Impact (2019) and House of Many Sorrows (2019).

48. Shauna Johannesen

Actress | Summer of 84

Originally from Edmonton, Shauna is an award-winning writer, actor and filmmaker. Her plays have been produced across Western Canada and the short film "Bedbugs: A Musical Love Story," which she wrote and starred in, garnered numerous accolades on the festival circuit, including three Leos. ...

49. Michelle Molineux

Actress | Decoys 2: Alien Seduction

Michelle Molineux was born on August 29, 1986 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Michelle Jean Molineux. She is an actress, known for Decoys 2: Alien Seduction (2007), Tiny Plastic Men (2012) and Fear Itself (2008).

50. Dawn Chubai

Actress | The Killing

Dawn Chubai was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Dawn Annette Chubai. She is an actress, known for The Killing (2011), Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007) and iZombie (2015). She has been married to Brad Pinnell since October 23, 2004.


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