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TV Actors from Toronto

Updated October 13, 2018 12.7k views556 items

List RulesOnly TV actors who were born or grew up in Toronto.

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

List contains TV actors like Laura Vandervoort and Neil Young.

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

    Rugrats, The Fairly OddParents
    Tara Lyn Strong (born February 12, 1973) is a Canadian-American actress who has provided...  more

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  • 2

    Maurice LaMarche

    Futurama, Animaniacs
    Maurice LaMarche (born March 30, 1958) is a Canadian voice actor and former stand-up comedian....  more
  • 3

    Kathleen Barr

    My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Ed
    Kathleen Barr (born April 6, 1967) is a Canadian voice actress, best known for voicing Marie...  more
  • 4

    Laura Vandervoort

    Smallville, V
    Laura Dianne Vandervoort (born September 22, 1984) is a Canadian actress. She is best known...  more

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    John Stocker

    Beetlejuice, The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!
    John Stocker (born August 13, 1947) is a Canadian voice actor. His career in voice acting...  more
  • 6

    Will Arnett

    Arrested Development, Up All Night
    William Emerson Arnett (born May 4, 1970) is a Canadian-American actor, voice actor, comedian...  more

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  • 7

    Lisa Ray

    Murdoch Mysteries, Endgame
    Lisa Rani Ray (born 4 April 1972) is an Indian Canadian actress, model, television host,...  more
  • 8

    Catherine O'Hara

    SCTV Channel, Second City Television
    Catherine Anne O'Hara (born March 4, 1954) is a Canadian actress, writer, and comedian. She...  more

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  • 9

    Julie Lemieux

    The Adventures of Tintin, Max & Ruby
    Julie Lemieux (born December 4, 1962) is a Canadian voice actress from Toronto, Ontario....  more
  • 10

    Dan Hennessey

    Inspector Gadget, Beetlejuice
    Dan Hennessey (born August 25, 1941) is a Canadian voice director and voice actor who, early...  more
  • 11

    Jayne Eastwood

    The Care Bears, The Busy World of Richard Scarry
    Jayne Eastwood (born December 17, 1946), also credited as Jane Easton or Jane Eastwood, is a...  more
  • 12

    Tamara Taylor

    NCIS, Bones
    Tamara Taylor (born September 27, 1970) is a Canadian actress. She appeared in the role of Dr....  more
  • 13

    Howie Mandel

    Muppet Babies, St. Elsewhere
    Howard Michael Mandel (born November 29, 1955) is a Canadian comedian, actor and television...  more

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  • 14

    Cathy Weseluck

    My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Kid vs. Kat
    Catherine Weseluck (born August 21, 1970), also credited as Cathy Weseluck, is a Canadian...  more
  • 15

    Dave Foley

    NewsRadio, The Kids in the Hall
    David Scott Foley (born January 4, 1963) is a Canadian actor, stand-up comedian, director,...  more

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  • 16

    Michael Ironside

    Justice League, V
    Frederick Reginald Ironside (born February 12, 1950), known as Michael Ironside, is a Canadian...  more

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  • 17

    Brooke D'Orsay

    Royal Pains, Gary Unmarried
    Brooke D'Orsay (born February 17, 1982) is a Canadian actress, best known for voicing the...  more
  • 18

    Christopher Plummer

    Jesus of Nazareth, The World of David the Gnome
    Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer (December 13, 1929 – February 5, 2021) was a Canadian actor...  more

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  • 19

    Sarah Carter

    Falling Skies, Shark
    Sarah Sanguin Carter (born October 30, 1980) is a Canadian actress. She is known for her...  more
  • 20

    Robert Urich

    Soap, Lonesome Dove
    Robert Michael Urich (December 19, 1946 – April 16, 2002) was an American film, television,...  more

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  • 21

    Harvey Atkin

    Beetlejuice, Cagney & Lacey
    Elliot Harvey Atkin (18 December 1942 – 18 July 2017), known as Harvey Atkin, was a Canadian...  more
  • 22

    Devon Bostick

    The 100, Rookie Blue
    Devon Bostick (born November 13, 1991) is a Canadian actor best known for playing the lead...  more
  • 23

    Alison Pill

    The Newsroom, In Treatment
    Alison Pill (born November 27, 1985) is a Canadian actress. A former child actress, Pill began...  more

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    Neil Percival Young (born November 12, 1945) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. After embarking...  more

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    John Candy

    Second City Television, SCTV Network 90
    John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian actor and comedian,...  more

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