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Famous Film Actors From Canada

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Canada, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Canada, as in some cases Canada may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Canada 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 Canada, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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A-Trak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 36, Credits: Hip Hop Massive

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Alain Macklovitch (born March 30, 1982), known by his stage name A-Trak, is a Canadian DJ, turntablist, record producer, and music label executive. He is the owner of the record label Fool's ...more

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A. Cameron Grant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
A. Cameron Grant Dec. at 71 (1901-1972), Credits: Singin' in the Rain, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes & Beloved Infidel

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: Canada

A. Cameron Grant was an actor.
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Mpho Koaho is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Mpho Koaho is a Canadian actor.
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A. J. Cook is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 40, Credits: The Virgin Suicides, Final Destination 2 & Out Cold

Birthplace: Oshawa, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Andrea Joy Cook (born July 22, 1978) is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Supervisory Special Agent Jennifer "JJ" Jareau on the CBS crime drama Criminal Minds. She has also ...more

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Stéphane Rousseau... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 52, Credits: The Barbarian Invasions, Asterix at the Olympic Games & Omerta

Birthplace: Québec, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Stéphane Rousseau (French pronunciation: ​[stefan ʁuso]; born September 17, 1966) is a Canadian actor and comedian. He starred in the Academy Award-winning film The Barbarian Invasions. ...more
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A.J. Henderson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: Canada

A.J. Henderson is a Canadian voice actor. He was born in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
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Pierre Lebeau is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 64, Credits: Maelström, Nouvelle-France & Séraphin: Heart of Stone

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Pierre Lebeau (born 22 July 1954) is a Canadian actor. He is best known for major roles in Quebec big-box movies such as Séraphin: Heart of Stone and the four-part Les Boys series.
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A.J. Saudin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 26, Credits: Vacation with Derek and Aruba

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Faisal A.J. Saudin (born May 14, 1992), known professionally as A.J. Saudin or Saudin, is a Canadian actor, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his role as Connor ...more
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Aarin Teich is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Aarin Teich Age 57, Credits: Devoured: The Legend of Alfred Packer and Darkroom

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aarin Teich is an actor.
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Aaron Abrams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 40, Credits: Cinderella Man, Resident Evil: Apocalypse & Zoom

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Abrams (born 12 May 1978) is a Canadian actor and writer, who has worked in both film and television.Born in Toronto, Abrams has appeared in over 50 films and TV series, having been a ...more
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Shawn Doyle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 51, Credits: Frequency, The Majestic & Knockaround Guys

Birthplace: Wabush, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Shawn Doyle (born September 19, 1968) is a Canadian actor.
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Aaron Ashmore is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 39, Credits: The Shrine, The Thaw & Conception

Birthplace: Richmond, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Richard Ashmore (born October 7, 1979) is a Canadian film and television actor. He is known for his roles on American television series, such as Jimmy Olsen on Smallville and Steve Jinks ...more

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Aaron Bouffard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Aaron Bouffard Age 29, Credits: Simon Birch

Birthplace: Canada, Ontario

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Bouffard is an actor.
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Aaron Cohen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 42, Credits: Haywire

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: United States of America, Israel

Aaron Cohen (born 28 February 1976) is an Israeli-American writer, director, actor, author and former Duvdevan Special Forces soldier specializing in counter-terrorism and best known for his ...more
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Aaron Craven is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Aaron Craven Age 44, Credits: Alien Trespass, 14 Hours & The Hard Corps

Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Craven is an actor.
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Aaron Douglas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 47, Credits: X-Men 2, I & Robot

Birthplace: New Westminster, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Douglas (born August 23, 1971) is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his role as Galen Tyrol on the Sci Fi Channel's television program Battlestar Galactica. He headlined on the CTV ...more
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Aaron James Sorensen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada

Birthplace: Peace River, Canada

Nationality: Canada, United States of America, England

Aaron James Sorensen (born June 6, 1966) is a Canadian musician, writer, producer, and film director living in Calgary, Alberta. He has written, produced and directed several films and a ...more
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Aaron Joseph is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 34, Credits: I, Robot & Romeo Must Die

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Joseph is an actor.
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Aaron Levinson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 47, Credits: Saving Grace B. Jones

Birthplace: Halifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada

Nationality: United States of America

Aaron Levinson is an actor.
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Aaron Pearl is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 46, Credits: X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men 2 & Black Christmas

Birthplace: Sechelt, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Pearl is an actor.
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Aaron Schwartz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 70, Credits: Suspect, Eleni & The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick

Birthplace: Theodore, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Schwartz is a Canadian actor, director, photographer and copyright lawyer. Schwartz was born in 1949 in Theodore, Saskatchewan, and grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He graduated from ...more
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Aaron Talbot is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Aaron Talbot Age 41, Credits: Daybreak

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron Talbot is an actor.
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Aaron Walpole is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Aaron Walpole Age 39, Credits: Silent But Deadly

Birthplace: London, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron John Walpole (born 7 March 1979), is a Canadian born musical actor, who placed third in the 2005 season of Canadian Idol. He is best known for playing the role of Lonnie in the 2010 ...more
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Aaron Webber is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 29, Credits: Whole New Thing

Birthplace: Halifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron James Teahan Webber (born June 20, 1989, in Chester Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada), known professionally as Aaron Webber, is a stage and screen actor. His best known role is as Emerson in the ...more
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Aaryn Doyle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Canada
Age 26, Credits: Camp Rock, Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Kids & Tomboy

Birthplace: Ontario, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaryn Élan Doyle (born January 4, 1993) is a Canadian actress, singer, rapper, songwriter, dancer, model, and voice actress. She is best known for her role as Lola Scott in the Disney ...more