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TV Actors from Scarborough

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

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Scarborough, with photos when available. These renowned Scarborough 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 Scarborough, but everyone on this list grew up in Scarborough and considers it to be their home. This list includes Scarborough TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Scarborough then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Scarborough. Various bits of information are available for these Scarborough celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different TV actors, including Mike Myers and Ben Kingsley.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Scarborough?" and "Who are the most famous Scarborough actors?"
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Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Anne Frank: The Whole Story, The Adventurer, Dickens Of London
Sir Ben Kingsley (born Krishna Pandit Bhanji; 31 December 1943) is an English actor with a career spanning over 50 years. He has won an Oscar, a Grammy, a BAFTA, two Golden Globes, and a Screen ...more

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Mike Myers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Saturday Night Live, Bizarre, King of Kensington
Michael John Myers (born May 25, 1963) is a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer who holds Canadian, British, and American citizenship. He is known for his run as a performer on ...more

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Dan Petronijevic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Total Drama, Braceface, Todd and the Book of Pure Evil
Daniel Petronijevic is a Canadian actor, who performed the role Thad Guerwitcz on ESPN's football series Playmakers and is also the voice actor of Geoff in Total Drama Island, Total Drama ...more
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Penelope Wilton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Downton Abbey, Ever Decreasing Circles, Talking Heads
Dame Penelope Alice Wilton (born 3 June 1946) is an English actress. She is known for starring opposite Richard Briers in the BBC sitcom Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–89); playing Homily in The ...more

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Nicole de Boer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, The Dead Zone, 5ive Days to Midnight
Nicole de Boer (born 20 December 1970) is a Canadian actress. She is best known for starring in the cult film Cube as Joan Leaven, playing Ezri Dax on the final season of Star Trek: Deep Space ...more
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Joanne Froggatt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Downton Abbey, The Royle Family, Robin Hood
Joanne Froggatt (born 23 August 1980) is an English actress of stage, television, and film. From 2010, she played lady's maid Anna Bates in all six seasons of the period drama Downton Abbey. For ...more
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Kristin Fairlie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Little Bear, Total Drama, Total Drama Action
Kristin Fairlie (born April 22, 1985) is a Canadian actress. In 1998 she won a Young Artist Award for Best Ensemble for her lead role in the Showtime original movie The Sweetest Gift. As a voice ...more
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Jimi Mistry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
EastEnders, Coronation Street, Strike Back
Jimi Mistry (born 1 January 1973) is an English actor, known for appearing in numerous films such as East Is East, Blood Diamond, The Guru, 2012, West is West, Ella Enchanted and The Truth About ...more
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Mark Taylor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Beauty & the Beast, A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, Flashpoint
Mark Taylor (born March 7, 1977 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a Canadian actor. He was born and raised in Toronto, but relocated to Palm Harbor, Florida during his last two years of high school, ...more
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Charles Laughton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Charles Laughton (1 July 1899 – 15 December 1962) was an English stage and film actor. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on ...more

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Jeff Wincott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Night Heat, Top Cops
Jeffrey Wincott (born May 8, 1956) is a Canadian actor and martial artist best known for his Gemini Award-nominated lead role in the television series Night Heat.Wincott was also the star of ...more
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Kathy Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Wind at My Back, The Wrong Coast, George and Martha
Kathryn Greenwood (born March 21, 1962) is a Canadian actress and comedian. She appeared on the American version of Whose Line Is It Anyway? numerous times, and played Grace Bailey on the ...more
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Monika Schnarre is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
BeastMaster, Boogies Diner, Ford Models Supermodel of the World
Monika Schnarre (born May 27, 1971) is a Canadian model, actress and television host. She is reportedly 6'2" tall. In 1986, at age 14, Schnarre won the Ford Models "Supermodel of the ...more
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Bob Bainborough is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
The Red Green Show, Wind at My Back, History Bites
Bob Bainborough (born 1951) is a Canadian actor and comedian. He is known for playing the role of Dalton Humphrey in the Canadian comedy series The Red Green Show, and appearances on History ...more
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Matt Watts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays, The Newsroom
Matt Watts (born May 31, 1975) is a Canadian comedian, actor and writer. Best known for his work on Ken Finkleman's The Newsroom, he has recently been working for CBC Radio One, writing and ...more
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Steve Byers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Alphas, The L.A. Complex, Falcon Beach
Steve Byers (born December 31, 1979) is a Canadian actor, best known for his roles on Falcon Beach and Slasher.
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David Furnish is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
David James Furnish (born 25 October 1962) is a Canadian filmmaker and former advertising executive. He is married to English musician Sir Elton John.

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Cherie Piper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Cherie Piper (born June 29, 1981) is a Canadian former ice hockey player residing in Markham, Ontario. She was a member of the Canadian national women's hockey team and played for the Brampton ...more
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Fefe Dobson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
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James Gallanders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
The City
James Gallanders is a Canadian actor. He studied as York University's Faculty of Fine Arts.
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Jasmine Richards is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Naturally, Sadie, Overruled!
Jasmine Denise Richards (born June 28, 1990) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is best known for portraying of Margaret "Peggy" Dupree in the Camp Rock series, as well as Margaret ...more
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Holly Lewis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
The Newsroom
Holly Lewis (born December 17, 1974) is a Canadian actress. Born and raised in Scarborough, Ontario, she is known for her television and film work, as well as her stage experience.
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Tony Nappo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Fugget About It, This Is Wonderland
Tony Nappo is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his roles in Apocalypse II: Revelation, Land of the Dead, Saw II, and You Might as Well Live.
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Joy Brook is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
The Thin Blue Line, Peak Practice
Joy Brook (born Joy Beadle, 9 May 1969 in Scarborough, North Riding of Yorkshire) is an English actress who played Detective Constable Kerry Holmes in The Bill and Joanne Pearson in Peak ...more
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Ben James-Ellis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Scarborough
Any Dream Will Do
Benjamin James Ellis (born 22 December 1988 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire) is an English stage and script actor who starred in the role of Link Larkin in the West End production of the musical ...more