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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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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Canada?" and "Which famous actors were born in Canada?"
  • A-Trak1


    Age: 37

    Films Acted InHip Hop Massive

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Alain Macklovitch (born March 30, 1982), known by his stage name A-Trak, is a Canadian DJ,...  more

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  • 2

    A. Cameron Grant

    Dec. at 71 (1901-1972)

    Films Acted InSingin' in the Rain, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Beloved Infidel, Summer Stock

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada


    A. Cameron Grant was an actor....
  • Mpho Koaho3
    Mpho Koaho is a Canadian actor....  more
  • A. J. Cook4

    A. J. Cook

    Age: 41

    Films Acted InThe Virgin Suicides, Final Destination 2, Out Cold, Mother's Day, I'm Reed Fish

    BirthplaceOshawa, Canada


    Andrea Joy Cook (born July 22, 1978) is a Canadian actress best known for her role as...  more

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  • Stéphane Rousseau5

    Films Acted InThe Barbarian Invasions, Asterix at the Olympic Games, Omerta, Paris Or Perish

    BirthplaceQuébec, Canada


    Stéphane Rousseau (French pronunciation: ​[stefan ʁuso]; born September 17, 1966) is a...  more
  • 6
    A.J. Henderson is a Canadian voice actor. He was born in North Vancouver, British Columbia,...  more
  • 7

    Films Acted InMaelström, Nouvelle-France, Séraphin: Heart of Stone, The Journals of Knud Rasmussen, Father and Sons

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada


    Pierre Lebeau (born 22 July 1954) is a Canadian actor. He is best known for major roles in...  more
  • A.J. Saudin8

    Films Acted InVacation with Derek, Aruba

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada


    Faisal A.J. Saudin (born May 14, 1992), known professionally as A.J. Saudin or Saudin, is a...  more
  • 9

    Aarin Teich

    Age: 58

    Films Acted InDevoured: The Legend of Alfred Packer, Darkroom

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada


    Aarin Teich is an actor....
  • Aaron Abrams10

    Films Acted InCinderella Man, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Zoom, Flash of Genius, Young People Fucking

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada


    Aaron Abrams (born 12 May 1978) is a Canadian actor and writer, who has worked in both film...  more
  • 11

    Films Acted InFrequency, The Majestic, Knockaround Guys, Don't Say a Word, Whiteout

    BirthplaceWabush, Canada


    Shawn Doyle (born September 19, 1968) is a Canadian actor. ...  more
  • Aaron Ashmore12

    Films Acted InThe Shrine, The Thaw, Conception, The Familiar Stranger, Brave New Girl

    BirthplaceRichmond, Canada


    Aaron Richard Ashmore (born October 7, 1979) is a Canadian film and television actor. He is...  more

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  • 13

    Aaron Bouffard

    Age: 30

    Films Acted InSimon Birch

    BirthplaceCanada, Ontario


    Aaron Bouffard is an actor....
  • 14

    Films Acted InHaywire

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    NationalityUnited States of America, Israel

    Aaron Cohen (born 28 February 1976) is an Israeli-American writer, director, actor, author and...  more
  • 15

    Aaron Craven

    Age: 45

    Films Acted InAlien Trespass, 14 Hours, The Hard Corps

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada


    Aaron Craven is an actor....
  • Aaron Douglas16

    Films Acted InX-Men 2, I, Robot, Catwoman, The Exorcism of Emily Rose

    BirthplaceNew Westminster, Canada


    Aaron Douglas (born August 23, 1971) is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his role as...  more
  • 17

    BirthplaceCanada, Alberta, Peace River, Division No. 19, Alberta

    NationalityCanada, United States of America, England

    Aaron James Sorensen (born June 6, 1966) is a Canadian musician, writer, producer, and film...  more
  • 18

    Films Acted InI, Robot, Romeo Must Die, Along Came a Spider

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada


    Aaron Joseph is an actor....  more
  • 19

    Films Acted InSaving Grace B. Jones

    BirthplaceHalifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aaron Levinson is an actor....  more
  • 20

    Films Acted InX-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men 2, Black Christmas, All I Want, The Seamstress

    BirthplaceSechelt, Canada


    Aaron Pearl is an actor....  more
  • 21

    Films Acted InSuspect, Eleni, The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick, Age Old Friends, Doing Life

    BirthplaceTheodore, Canada


    Aaron Schwartz is a Canadian actor, director, photographer and copyright lawyer. Schwartz was...  more
  • 22

    Aaron Talbot

    Age: 42

    Films Acted InDaybreak

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada


    Aaron Talbot is an actor....
  • 23

    Aaron Walpole

    Age: 40

    Films Acted InSilent But Deadly

    BirthplaceLondon, Canada


    Aaron John Walpole (born 7 March 1979), is a Canadian born musical actor, who placed third in...  more
  • Aaron Webber24

    Films Acted InWhole New Thing

    BirthplaceHalifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada


    Aaron James Teahan Webber (born June 20, 1989, in Chester Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada), known...  more
  • 25

    Films Acted InCamp Rock, Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Kids, Tomboy

    BirthplaceOntario, Canada


    Aaryn Élan Doyle (born January 4, 1993) is a Canadian actress, singer, rapper, songwriter,...  more