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List of famous people from Vancouver, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Vancouver, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Vancouver you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Vancouver, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

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Kristin Kreuk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 36
Kristin Laura Kreuk is a Canadian actress, known for her roles as Lana Lang in the Superman-inspired television series Smallville and as Laurel Yeung in the Canadian teen drama Edgemont. She has ...more

Ryan Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 42
Ryan Rodney Reynolds is a Canadian actor. Reynolds portrayed Michael Bergen on the ABC sitcom Two Guys and a Girl, Billy Simpson in the YTV Canadian teen soap opera Hillside, as well as Marvel ...more

Richard Hatch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 57
Richard Hatch is an American former reality television contestant. He won the first season of the CBS reality series Survivor. He was a contestant on a subsequent All-Stars season of Survivor, ...more

Emmanuelle Vaugier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 42
Emmanuelle Vaugier is a Canadian film and television actress, and model. who has had recurring roles as Detective Jessica Angell on CSI: NY, Mia on Two and a Half Men, Dr. Helen Bryce on ...more

Hayden Christensen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 37
Hayden Christensen is a Canadian-American actor and producer. He began his career on Canadian television at the age of 13, then diversified into American television in the late 1990s. He was ...more

Jason Priestley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 49
Jason Bradford Priestley is a Canadian-American actor and director. He is best known as the virtuous Brandon Walsh on the television series Beverly Hills, 90210 and for his role starring as ...more

Sarah Mutch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 34
Sarah Mutch is a Canadian fashion model who has modeled for magazines including Maxim magazine and Ocean magazine. Her career began when she was discovered at age thirteen in her hometown of ...more

Carly Pope is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 38
Carly Pope is a Canadian actress.

Devon Sawa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 40
Devon Edward Sawa is a Canadian actor.

Alexander Ludwig is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 26
Alexander Richard Ludwig is a Canadian actor, singer and model. His notable film credits include The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising, Lone Survivor, Disney's Race to Witch Mountain, and The Hunger ...more

Noot Seear is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 35
Noot Seear is a Canadian fashion model and actress.

Spencer Herbert is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 37
Spencer Chandra Herbert is a Canadian politician who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. Representing the British Columbia New Democratic Party, he won the October 29, ...more

Lauren Lee Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 38
Lauren Lee Smith is a Canadian actress.

Kirsten Prout is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 28
Kirsten Prout is a Canadian actress born in Vancouver, British Columbia. She starred in ABC Family's drama Kyle XY as Amanda Bloom. She is also known for playing Charlotte "Char" ...more

Ann Rutherford is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
Dec. at 95 (1917-2012)
Therese Ann Rutherford, known as Ann Rutherford, was a Canadian-American actress in film, radio, and television. She had a long career starring and co-starring in films, playing Polly Benedict ...more

Yvonne De Carlo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
Dec. at 85 (1922-2007)
Yvonne De Carlo was a Canadian American actress, singer, and dancer whose career in film, television, and musical theatre spanned six decades. She obtained her breakthrough role in Salome, Where ...more

Tara Wilson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 36
Tara Wilson is an actress.

Alina Cho is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 48
Alina Cho is an American journalist who worked for CNN from February 2004 until August 2013. She has previously worked as an anchor and correspondent for ABC News and was an anchor with CNBC. ...more

Michael Shanks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 48
Michael Garrett Shanks is a Canadian actor, writer and director best known for his role as Dr. Daniel Jackson in the long-running Canadian-American military science fiction television series ...more

Jim Moeller is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 63
James C. "Jim" Moeller is an American politician and mental health professional from Washington State and a member of the Washington State House of Representatives representing the ...more

Andy Quan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 49
Andy Quan, is a Chinese-Canadian author who now lives in Sydney, Australia. In his writing, he frequently explores the ways in which sexual identity and cultural identity interact. Quan is ...more

Magda Apanowicz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 33
Magda Apanowicz is a Canadian actress, best known for her roles as Andy Jensen on the TV series Kyle XY and Lacy Rand on Caprica.

Gabrielle Miller is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 45
Gabrielle Sunshine Miller is a Canadian actress.

Roy MacLaren is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 84
Roy MacLaren, PC, is a Canadian politician, diplomat, historian, and author. Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British ...more

Kimberley Joseph is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Vancouver
age 45
Kimberley Joseph is a Canadian Australian actress who is based in the United States. Joseph was born in Canada, raised on the Gold Coast in Australia, and educated in Switzerland. After ...more