Entertainment TV Actors from Toronto

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List Rules Only 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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Rugrats, The Fairly OddParents, The Powerpuff Girls
Tara Lyn Charendoff Strong is a Canadian and American actress who has done work in numerous films and television series, both live-action and animated. Many of her major voice roles include ...more
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Maurice LaMarche is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Futurama, Animaniacs, Pinky and the Brain
Maurice LaMarche is a Canadian voice actor and former stand-up comedian. He is best known for voicing The Brain in Animaniacs and its spin-off as well as Inspector Gadget in the franchise of the ...more
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Kathleen Barr is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Ed, Edd n Eddy
Kathleen Barr is a Canadian voice actress. Her brother, Mark Lyle Barr, is a professor at Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
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Laura Vandervoort is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Smallville, V, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye
Laura Dianne Vandervoort is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her roles as Sadie Harrison in the Canadian TV series Instant Star, Arla "The Bolt-Gun Killer" Cogan in the sci-fi ...more
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John Stocker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Beetlejuice, The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!, The Care Bears
John Stocker is a Canadian animated voice actor. His career in voice acting began in the 1970s.
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Will Arnett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Arrested Development, Up All Night, The Millers
William Emerson "Will" Arnett is a Canadian actor and comedian . He is most well known for his many comedic roles, including George Oscar Bluth II in the Fox series Arrested ...more
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Lisa Ray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Murdoch Mysteries, Endgame, Top Chef Canada
Lisa Rani Ray is a Canadian actress, model, television host, philanthropist and social activist. In 2005 she appeared in the Canadian film Water, which premièred at the Toronto ...more
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Catherine O'Hara is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
SCTV Channel, Second City Television, Glenn Martin
Catherine Anne O'Hara is a Canadian-American actress, writer and comedian. She is well known for her comedy work on SCTV and her roles in the films After Hours, Beetlejuice, Home Alone, Home ...more
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Julie Lemieux is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Adventures of Tintin, Max & Ruby, Franklin
Julie Lemieux is a Canadian voice actress from Toronto.
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Dan Hennessey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Inspector Gadget, Beetlejuice, The Care Bears
Dan Hennessey is a Canadian voice actor who, early on in his career, performed with a children's comedy troupe,. That same year, he played Claudius, King of Denmark in his first film, a Canadian ...more
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Jayne Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Care Bears, The Busy World of Richard Scarry, Wayside
Jayne Eastwood, also credited as Jane Easton or Jane Eastwood, is a Canadian actress who is most famous to international audiences for appearing in the 2002 film Chicago.
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Tamara Taylor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
NCIS, Bones, Hidden Hills
Tamara Taylor is a Canadian television actress. Her most famous role is that of Dr. Camille Saroyan, head of the Forensic Division, on the forensic drama Bones.
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Howie Mandel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Muppet Babies, St. Elsewhere, Bobby's World
Howard Michael "Howie" Mandel is a Canadian comedian, actor, television host, and voice actor. He is well known as host of the NBC game show Deal or No Deal, as well as the show's ...more
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Cathy Weseluck is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Kid vs. Kat, Generation O!
Catherine "Cathy" Weseluck is a Canadian actress, director, singer, voice artist, and comedienne who frequently works with Ocean Productions in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is ...more
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Dave Foley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
NewsRadio, The Kids in the Hall, From the Earth to the Moon
David Scott "Dave" Foley is a Canadian actor, stand-up comedian, writer, director and producer best known for his work in The Kids in the Hall and NewsRadio.
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Michael Ironside is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Justice League, V, seaQuest DSV
Michael Ironside is a Canadian actor. He has also worked as a voice actor, producer, film director, and screenwriter in movie and television series in various Canadian and American productions. ...more
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Brooke D'Orsay is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Royal Pains, Gary Unmarried, 6teen
Brooke D'Orsay is a Canadian actress from Toronto, Ontario. She is best known for her roles as Caitlin Cooke on the animated Canadian series 6teen and Brooke Mayo on King's Ransom. For American ...more
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Christopher Plummer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Jesus of Nazareth, The World of David the Gnome, SuperTed
Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer CC is a Canadian theatre, film and television actor. After making his film debut in 1958's Stage Struck, Plummer went on to successful film career that has ...more
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Sarah Carter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Falling Skies, Shark, Black Sash
Sarah Sanguin Carter is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Maggie in the TNT science fiction series Falling Skies.
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Robert Urich is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Soap, Lonesome Dove, S.W.A.T.
Robert Michael Urich was an American film, television and stage actor and television producer. Over the course of his 30-year career, Urich starred in a record 15 television series. Urich began ...more
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Harvey Atkin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Beetlejuice, Cagney & Lacey, The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!
Harvey Atkin is a Canadian actor and voice actor who has worked in feature films and television. He has also done voice-overs, and has voiced animations.
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Devon Bostick is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The 100, Rookie Blue, Being Erica
Devon Kenneth Thomas Bostick is a Canadian actor, best known for playing the lead role in the Atom Egoyan-directed film Adoration, Brent in Saw VI and Rodrick Heffley in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid ...more
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Alison Pill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Newsroom, In Treatment, The Pillars of the Earth
Alison Courtney Pill is a Canadian actress. A former child actress, Pill began her career at age twelve, appearing in numerous films and television series. She transitioned to adult roles and ...more
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Neil Young is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Neil Young is a singer-songwriter, Musician,film score composer, film producer, film director, actor and screenwriter.
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John Candy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Second City Television, SCTV Network 90, Camp Candy
John Franklin Candy was a Canadian actor and comedian. Candy rose to fame as a member of the Toronto branch of The Second City and its related Second City Television series and through his ...more