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. 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 ...

3. 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 ...

4. Monique Ganderton

Stunts | Avengers: Infinity War

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...

5. Niall Matter

Actor | The Predator

Niall Matter was born on October 20, 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Predator (2018), Watchmen (2009) and Primeval: New World (2012). He has been married to Sara Matter since December 2016. They have one child.

6. Rae Dawn Chong

Actress | Commando

Rae Dawn Chong was born February 28, 1961 in Edmonton, Canada to Maxine Sneed and Tommy Chong. 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 ...

7. Jill Hennessy

Actress | Crossing Jordan

Jill Hennessy was born on November 25, 1968 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Jillian Noel Hennessy. She is an actress, known for Crossing Jordan (2001), RoboCop 3 (1993) and Exit Wounds (2001). She has been married to Paolo Mastropietro since October 1, 2000. They have two children.

8. 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 producer, 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.

9. 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).

10. 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 ...

11. Terry Chen

Actor | Jessica Jones

Terry Chen was born in Edmonton, Alberta, to a Taiwanese father and Chinese mother. He moved to Vancouver, British Columbia in order to pursue his dream of being an actor, after two years traveling throughout Cuba and the Cayman Islands. He made his debut in a supporting role as 'Ben Fong Torres' ...

12. 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 ...

13. 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 ...

14. 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).

15. Jessica Matten

Actress | Frontier

Jessica Matten was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Frontier (2016), Blackstone (2009) and A Red Girl's Reasoning (2012).

16. 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 American Pie Presents: Beta House (2007).

17. 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 ...

18. 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 Dead & Buried (1981).

19. 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 ...

20. 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).

21. 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), SGU Stargate Universe (2009) and No Men Beyond This Point (2015).

22. 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.

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. Crystle Lightning

Actress | Prey

Crystle Lightning is everything that her given name implies: a clear bolt of penetrating energy. This vivacious young beauty co-stars in the fourth installment of the American Pie movie franchise American Pie 4: Band Camp and is on track to become one of the most talked about young women in ...

25. Nathaniel Arcand

Actor | Pathfinder

Nathaniel Arcand was born on November 13, 1971 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor and director, known for Pathfinder (2007), American Outlaws (2001) and The Revenant (2015).

26. Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman

Actor | UnREAL

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 ...

27. 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...

28. Janet Holden

Assistant Director | The Edge

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

29. 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 Dog Park (1998). He has been married to Tracy Ryan since 2003. They have two children.

30. 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.

31. Brenda James

Actress | Slither

Brenda James was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress, known for Slither (2006), The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005) and Patriot Games (1992).

32. 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).

33. 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.

34. Olivia Ryan Stern

Actress | Riverdale

Olivia Ryan-Stern was born in Edmonton Alberta, Canada, to Sarah Stern and Maurice Ryan. She began modeling locally at the age of 2. After graduating from J. Percy Page High School, she moved in with her maternal grandfather who had retired to Squamish British Columbia (just outside of Vancouver BC...

35. Arthur Hiller

Director | Love Story

Arthur Hiller was born on November 22, 1923 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He was a director and actor, 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.

36. 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 ...

37. 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." The list of directors that have chosen him to bring their films to life includes ...

38. 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 ...

39. 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 ...

40. Dylan Trowbridge

Actor | Saw III

Dylan Trowbridge was born in 1975 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for Saw III (2006), Orphan Black (2013) and Rogue (2013).

41. 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).

42. Carey Feehan

Actor | Floating Away

Carey Feehan is an Actor from Edmonton, Alberta Canada. He is best known for his work in "Floating Away" for which he garnered a Best Actor nomination at the Los Angeles Independent film festival awards, "The Bridge" part 1 and 2 as Preston Millington III and as Mason Cavalry in "The Christmas ...

43. 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, ...

44. 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 ...

45. Beverly Adams

Actress | The Silencers

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

46. 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), Kapture (2017) and Intruders (2014).

47. Lydia Zadel

Actress | The Human Stain

Lydia Zadel was born on December 7, 1983 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for The Human Stain (2003), Death Wish (2018) and Lost and Delirious (2001).

48. John Fawcett

Director | Orphan Black

John Fawcett was born on March 5, 1968 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is a director and producer, known for Orphan Black (2013), Ginger Snaps (2000) and The Border (2008). He was previously married to Laura Wood Fawcett.

49. Cody Lightning

Actor | Four Sheets to the Wind

Cody Lightning was born on August 8, 1986 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is known for his work on Four Sheets to the Wind (2007), Brick (2005) and Smoke Signals (1998).

50. Jade Carter

Actor | JAG

Jade Carter grew up on a small farm near the town of Ponoka, Alberta, Canada. He spent most of his time riding his horse, playing sports or reading by the fireplace and losing himself in books. However, at the age of twelve he was severely injured in a tractor accident that left doctors doubting he...


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