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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Halifax.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Halifax, with photos when available. These renowned Halifax actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Halifax, but everyone on this list grew up in Halifax and considers it to be their home. This list includes Halifax TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Halifax then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Halifax. Various bits of information are available for these Halifax celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

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This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Halifax?" and "Who are the most famous Halifax actors?"

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Leslie Hope is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
24, The River, Berrenger's Leslie Ann Hope is a Canadian actress, best known for her role as Teri Bauer in the Fox show 24.

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Ellen Page is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Trailer Park Boys, ReGenesis, Pit Pony Ellen Philpotts-Page, known professionally as Ellen Page, is a Canadian actress. She started her career in Canada with roles in the television shows Pit Pony, Trailer Park Boys, and ReGenesis. ...more

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Ty Olsson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Dragon Tales, Defying Gravity, Voltron Force Tyler "Ty" Olsson is a Canadian actor. He is best known for providing the voice of the dragon Ord in the PBS Kids television series Dragon Tales, and for portraying real life 9/11 ...more

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Henry Beckman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Here Come the Brides, Peyton Place, My Living Doll Henry Beckman was a Canadian stage, film and television actor. He appeared in well over 100 productions in the United States and Canada, including recurring roles as Commander Paul Richards in ...more

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Art Hindle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Berrenger's, Kingston: Confidential, Paradise Falls Arthur Hindle is a Canadian actor and director.

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Anita Carey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Doctors, I Didn't Know You Cared, The State Within Anita Carey is an English actress, best known for playing Joyce Smedley in Coronation Street and more recently for playing Vivien March in Doctors. Carey has had starring roles in British ...more

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John Paul Tremblay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Trailer Park Boys, The Drunk and On Drugs Happy Fun Time Hour John Paul Tremblay is a Canadian actor who stars in the hit Canadian TV show Trailer Park Boys, playing Julian, a newly released ex-con returning to his home in a trailer park in Nova Scotia. ...more

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John Reardon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Merlin's Apprentice, Arctic Air John Henry Reardon is a Canadian actor and former university football player. Prior to 2014, Reardon starred as Blake Laviolette on the CBC Television series Arctic Air and he currently has a ...more

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Holly Cole is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
The Holly Cole Trio - My Foolish Heart Holly Cole is a Canadian jazz singer, particularly popular in Canada and Japan for both her versatile and distinctive voice, along with her adventurous repertoire, which spans such divergent ...more

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Craig Olejnik is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
The Listener Craig Olejnik is a Canadian actor. He is best known as the lead actor in the television series The Listener as Toby Logan, a paramedic with the power to read minds by hearing others' thoughts ...more

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Avril Elgar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
George and Mildred, The Glass Virgin, Rosie Avril Elgar is an English stage, radio and television actress.

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Chuck Campbell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Pelswick Chuck Campbell is a Canadian actor who portrayed the role of Chuck the Technician on Stargate Atlantis. He had a role in the webseries, Sanctuary.

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Barrie Ingham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Hine Barrie Ingham was an English actor.

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Laura Regan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Laura Regan is a Canadian actress, best known for her leading and supporting roles in the films Saving Jessica Lynch, My Little Eye, Wes Craven's They, James Wan's Dead Silence, and How to Be a ...more

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Denny Doherty is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Pit Pony, Denny's Sho, Theodore Tugboat Dennis Gerrard Stephen Doherty was a Canadian singer and songwriter. He was most widely known as a founding member of the 1960s musical group The Mamas & the Papas.

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Dax Ravina is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Would Be Kings Dax Ravina is an actor.

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Keith Clifford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Last of the Summer Wine, Northern Lights Keith Clifford is a British actor best known for his role as Billy Hardcastle in Last of the Summer Wine between 1999 and 2006. He played Billy Hardcastle on the British sitcom Last of the ...more

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Lucy Decoutere is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Trailer Park Boys Lucy DeCoutere is an actress best known for her role as the character Lucy in the television series Trailer Park Boys. DeCoutere grew up as the youngest sibling of four from British and Czech ...more

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Tanya Huff is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Tanya Sue Huff is a Canadian fantasy author. Her stories have been published since the late 1980s, including five fantasy series and one science fiction series. One of these, her Blood Books ...more

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Joe Cobden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Angela's Eyes, Living in Your Car, Live Through This Joe Cobden is an Actor.

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Austin Willis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
This Is the Law, Seaway, Space Command Austin Willis, CM was a Canadian actor and television host. He was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In 2002, he was made a Member of the Order of Canada. He is best known internationally for his ...more

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Eric Portman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Eric Portman was an English stage and film actor. He is probably best remembered for his roles in several films for Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger during the 1940s.

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Catherine Howe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Catherine Howe Catherine Howe is an English singer-songwriter. She is an Ivor Novello Award winner who has earned critical acclaim in dozens of music magazines both in the UK and the US, including Folk Album ...more

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Glenda Braganza is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Saving Hope, Men with Brooms Glenda Braganza is a Canadian television and stage actress who has appeared in several Canadian and American television shows and films. Braganza was born to Indian-Goan parents and raised in ...more

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Wilfred Pickles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Dr. Finlay's Casebook, For the Love of Ada, For The Love Of Ada Wilfred Pickles OBE was an English actor and radio presenter. Born in Halifax in the West Riding of Yorkshire, he moved to Southport, Lancashire, with his family in 1929 and worked with his ...more

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Emma Williams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Bleak House Emma Williams is a British actress of stage, screen, TV and radio. She has received two Olivier nominations for Best Actress in a musical and was a recipient of the Arts Correspondent Group Best ...more

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John Noakes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Blue Peter, I'm Famous and Frightened! John Noakes is a British television presenter and personality, best known for co-presenting the BBC children's magazine programme Blue Peter in the 1960s and 1970s. He remains the show's ...more

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Kathryn Pogson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
We'll Meet Again, Reckless Kathryn Pogson is a film and stage actress. She appeared in Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult film Brazil. She received a Drama Desk Award nomination for her performance in the 1986 New York production ...more

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Sarah Dunsworth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Trailer Park Boys Sarah E. Dunsworth is a Canadian actress who plays the character of the same name on the Canadian television program Trailer Park Boys. She is the real life daughter of John Dunsworth, the actor ...more

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Nels Lennarson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Nels Lennarson is an actor.

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Paul Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Paul Jarrett is an actor.

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Stuart Wade is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Stuart Wade Emmerdale Stuart Wade is a British actor, best known for playing "Biff Fowler" on ITV's Emmerdale from 1994-99. He made a brief return to the show in October 2005.

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John Lawton is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
John Lawton is an actor.

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Thomas Milner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Thomas Milner Waterloo Road

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Kelly-Ruth Mercier is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Kelly-Ruth Mercier is an actor, film and television producer.

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Maria Herrera is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Maria Herrera Maria Herrera is an actress.

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Jessica Harris is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Jessica Harris Thieves Like Us Jessica Harris is an English actress.

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Neil Hurst is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Halifax
Neil Hurst