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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Winnipeg, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Winnipeg, as in some cases Winnipeg may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Winnipeg then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Winnipeg, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from Anna Paquin to Daniel Gillies.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Winnipeg?" and "Which famous actors were born in Winnipeg?"

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Adam Smoluk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Adam Smoluk age 37 - Adam Smoluk is a Canadian screenwriter, director and actor. His work often explores themes of alienation and isolation. He has cited Jim Thompson, James M. Cain and Eugene O'Neill as influences. ...more

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Adam Tsekhman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Adam Tsekhman Adam Tsekhman is an actor.

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Al Simmons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Al Simmons Al Simmons is an actor.

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Aleks Paunovic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Aleks Paunovic age 48 - Aleks Paunovic is an actor.

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Angela Heck is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Angela Heck age 45 - Angela Heck is an actress.

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Anna Paquin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Anna Paquin age 35 - Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian-born New Zealand actress. Her first film was The Piano, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in March 1994 at the age of 11, making ...more

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Ardith Boxall is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Ardith Boxall Ardith Boxall is an actress.

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Arne MacPherson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Arne MacPherson Arne MacPherson is an actor.

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Belinda Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Belinda Montgomery age 67 - Belinda J. Montgomery is a Canadian-American actress, writer, and painter. She initially attracted notice for her starring role in the 1970s science-fiction series Man from Atlantis as Dr. ...more

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Bill Mason is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Bill Mason Died at 59 (1929-1988) - Bill Mason was a Canadian naturalist, author, artist, filmmaker, and conservationist, noted primarily for his popular canoeing books, films, and art as well as his documentaries on wolves. Mason ...more

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Bob Nolan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Bob Nolan Died at 72 (1908-1980) - Bob Nolan was a Canadian-born American singer, songwriter, and actor. He was a founding member of the Sons of the Pioneers, and composer of numerous Country music and Western music songs, ...more

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Bob Rock is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Bob Rock age 63 - Robert Jens "Bob" Rock, is a Canadian musician, sound engineer, and record producer best known for producing bands and artists such as Simple Plan, Aerosmith, The Cult, Bon Jovi, ...more

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Brad Dryborough is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brad Dryborough age 50 - Brad Dryborough is an actor, a film producer, director and screenwriter.

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Bradley Sawatzky is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Bradley Sawatzky age 43 - Bradley Sawatzky is an actor.

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Brandi Milbradt is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brandi Milbradt age 40 - Brandi Milbradt is a costume designer, film and television producer.

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Brendan Cade is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brendan Cade age 27

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Brent Fitz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brent Fitz age 47 - Brent Fitz is a Canadian-American multi-instrumentalist and recording artist who mainly works as a touring and session drummer. In his career he has worked with Slash, Theory of a Deadman, Alice ...more

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Brent Gorcie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brent Gorcie age 36 - Brent Gorcie is an actor.

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Brent Neale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brent Neale age 54 - Brent Neale is a film actor.

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Brian Edward Roach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brian Edward Roach age 31 - Brian Edward Roach is an actor.

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Brittany Scobie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Brittany Scobie age 34 - Brittany Scobie is a film actress.

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Bruce J. Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Bruce J. Mitchell age 72 - Bruce J. Mitchell is an actor and screenwriter.

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Burton Cummings is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Burton Cummings age 70 - Burton Lorne Cummings, OC OM is a Canadian musician and songwriter. He was the former lead singer and frequent keyboardist for the Canadian rock band The Guess Who. During his 10 years in band, ...more

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David H. Steinberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
David H. Steinberg David H. Steinberg is a screenwriter and film director. He wrote the screenplays for American Pie 2, Slackers, National Lampoon's Barely Legal, American Pie Presents: The Book of Love and The ...more

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Caelum Vatnsdal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Caelum Vatnsdal age 47 - Caelum Vatnsdal is an actor, film director, cinematographer, screenwriter and film editor.

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Cameron Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Cameron Bancroft age 50 - Cameron Bancroft, sometimes credited as Cam Bancroft, is a Canadian television actor from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He studied acting at the California Institute of the Arts, from the late ...more

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Carla Lehmann is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Carla Lehmann Died at 73 (1917-1990) - Carla Lehmann was a Canadian film and television actress. She played the role of Lady Mary Hannay in the 1952 television BBC series The Three Hostages.

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Carson Nattrass is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Carson Nattrass age 38 - Carson Nattrass is an actor.

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Catherine Wreford is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Catherine Wreford age 37 - Catherine Wreford is a professional actress, dancer and singer.

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Chad Bruce is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Chad Bruce age 46 - Chad Bruce is an actor.

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Chantal Kreviazuk is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Chantal Kreviazuk age 43 - Chantal Jennifer Kreviazuk CM is a Canadian singer-songwriter of the adult contemporary music genre. She is also a classically trained pianist, and can play the guitar.

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Chris Sigurdson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Chris Sigurdson Chris Sigurdson is an actor.

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Claire Adams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Claire Adams Died at 80 (1898-1978) - Claire Adams was a Canadian silent film actress and benefactor. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the daughter of Stanley Wells Adams, a Welsh-born accountant, and his Canadian wife, ...more

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Cordell Barker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Cordell Barker age 61 - Cordell Barker is a Canadian animator based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He began animating in his late teens after taking on an apprenticeship at Kenn Perkins Animation. A two-time Academy Award ...more

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Cory Cassidy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Cory Cassidy age 39 - Cory Cassidy is an actor.

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Daniel Gillies is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Daniel Gillies age 41 - Daniel J. Gillies is a Canadian-born New Zealand actor. He is best known for his role as Elijah Mikaelson on the television series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off The Originals, as well as ...more

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Daphne Korol is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Daphne Korol age 93 - Daphne Korol is an actress.

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Darcy Fehr is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Darcy Fehr age 43 - Darcy Fehr is a Canadian actor. His films include Desire, The Saddest Music in the World, There's Something Out There and The Law of Enclosures. Fehr's most notable roles have been his ...more

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Darren Ross is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Darren Ross age 43 - Darren Ross is an actor and a stunt performer.

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David Gale is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
David Gale David Gale is an actor.

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David Huband is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
David Huband age 59 - David Huband, also known as Dave Huband, is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his roles on Cinderella Man as Ford Bond and in the films Cube Zero, Dirty Pictures and The Lookout.

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David Steinberg is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
David Steinberg age 75 - David Steinberg is a screenwriter, television actor, television director and producer.

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Deanna Durbin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Deanna Durbin Died at 92 (1921-2013) - Deanna Durbin was a Canadian actress and singer, who appeared in musical films in the 1930s and 1940s, her singing voice being variously described as being light but full, sweet and unaffected. ...more

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Derek Baynham is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Derek Baynham age 37 - Derek Baynham is a film actor, director and editor.

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Diz Disley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Diz Disley Died at 79 (1931-2010) - Diz Disley was an Anglo-Canadian jazz guitarist and graphic designer. He is best known for his jazz guitar playing, strongly influenced by Django Reinhardt, and for his collaborations with the ...more

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Donnelly Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Donnelly Rhodes age 80 - Donnelly Rhodes is a Canadian actor. He starred as Doctor Cottle on the Sci Fi Channel television program Battlestar Galactica. A character actor with many American television and film credits, ...more

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Joanna Gleason is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Joanna Gleason age 67 - Joanna Gleason is a Canadian actress and singer. She is a Tony Award-winning musical theatre actress and has also had a number of notable film and TV roles.

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Douglas MacLeod is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Douglas MacLeod age 64 - Douglas MacLeod is an actor.

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Douglas Rain is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Douglas Rain age 89 - Douglas Rain is a Canadian actor and narrator. Though primarily a stage actor, he is also known for providing the voice of the HAL 9000 computer for the film 2001: A Space Odyssey and its ...more

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Ed Evanko is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Winnipeg
Ed Evanko age 76 - Edward Evanko is a Canadian actor and singer who became a Ukrainian Catholic priest. Evanko was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Danylo Evanko and Justyna Dmytryk, who had emigrated from Western ...more