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List of famous alumni from Seneca College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Seneca College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Seneca College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Seneca College are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Seneca College.

Items here include everything from Yasmin Warsame to Angela James.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Seneca College?” and “Which celebrities are Seneca College alumni?”

Vivienne Poy was appointed to the Senate of Canada in 1998. Poy came to Canada as a university student in 1959. She is the first Canadian senator of Asian ancestry. She graduated from St. Paul's Co-educational College, McGill University, Seneca College and the University of Toronto. For 14 years, Poy served as president of Vivienne Poy Mode, a fashion design company that she founded in 1981. She was selected as Chancellor of the University of Toronto in December 2002. Poy is the daughter of Richard Charles Lee, and granddaughter of the famous Hysan Lee, who was tied to the Hong Kong opium refinery business and land development in the early 1900s, and Esther Yiu Pik Huang. Vivienne Poy is ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 76

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

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Yasmin Warsame is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Seneca College Alumni
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Yasmin Abshir Warsame is a Canadian model and activist of Somali origin. In 2004, she was named "The Most Alluring Canadian" in a poll by Fashion magazine. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 41

Birthplace: Mogadishu, Somalia

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Beverly Thomson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Seneca College Alumni
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Beverly Thomson is a Canadian journalist and co-host of Canada AM, CTV's national morning show. In 2006, she received the Gemini Humanitarian Award. Thomson worked for six years at CFTO Toronto as an anchor on the weekend news program. She then moved to Global affiliate CIII as the anchor of both the 5:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. weeknight news broadcasts. She has been in broadcasting for more than 15 years. Thomson joined the Canada AM team in November 2003. Thomson is an active figure with several Canadian charities—the Hospital for Sick Children, Children's Aid, the Charles H. Best Diabetes Foundation and a number of other organizations. She publicly announced her battle with breast cancer and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 51

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Mark Penney

Mark Penney is a Canadian film director. He is perhaps best known as the director of the 2004 film The Right Way which played at many world film festivals most notably at the 61st Venice Film Festival and had a further limited theatrical and video on demand release in the United States. He followed that up with the 2008 experimental feature Life and the 2013 Canadian love story Le beau risque. Mark began his career in Christian television at the age of 16 before working as a camera assistant. Mark then ventured into directing local television and short films. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada