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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 crime 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

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Mike Myers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Saturday Night Live, Bizarre, King of Kensington Michael John "Mike" Myers is a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter, and film producer, known for his run as a featured performer on Saturday Night Live from 1989 to 1995, and for ...more

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Andrea Libman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, ReBoot, Dragon Tales Andrea Eva Libman is a Canadian actress, voice actress, pianist, and singer, whose most popular on-screen appearances are in Little Women, Andre and a guest-role on The X-Files. She is also ...more

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Neil Crone is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Red Green Show, Really Me, Little Mosque on the Prairie Neil Crone is a Canadian actor, voice actor and comedian.

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Harland Williams is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange, Premium Blend, Ned's Newt Harland Williams was born in Toronto, Ontario, where he worked for five years as a forest ranger before moving to Los Angeles to pursue comedy. He has had a number of very memorable film roles ...more

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Lloyd Bochner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Batman: The Animated Series, Hong Kong, One Man's Family Lloyd Wolfe Bochner was a Canadian actor.

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Lexa Doig is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Continuum, Andromeda, TekWar Lexa Doig is a Canadian TV and movie actress. She portrayed the title role in the 2000 - 2005 Canadian-American science fiction-adventure television series Andromeda. She also portrayed the ...more

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Alberta Watson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
24, La Femme Nikita, Island Son Faith Susan Alberta Watson, better known as Alberta Watson, was a Canadian film and television actress.

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Kristin Lehman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Killing, Poltergeist: The Legacy, Drive Kristin Lehman is a Canadian actress and dancer, best known for her roles in the television series Poltergeist: The Legacy, Judging Amy, and The Killing. As of 2013, she stars as Detective Angie ...more

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Enrico Colantoni is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Veronica Mars, Just Shoot Me!, Flashpoint Enrico Colantoni is a Canadian actor, best known for portraying Elliot DiMauro in the sitcom Just Shoot Me!, Keith Mars on the television series Veronica Mars, and Sergeant Greg Parker on the ...more

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Dan Petronijevic is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
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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Eric McCormack is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Will & Grace, Perception, Pound Puppies Eric James McCormack is a Canadian/American actor, musician, and writer. Born in Toronto, he began his acting career performing in high school plays. He left Ryerson University in 1985 to accept ...more

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Brooke Nevin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The 4400, Breakout Kings, Animorphs Brooke Candice Nevin is a Canadian actress, best known for portraying Rachel Berenson on the science fiction series Animorphs and as Julianne "Jules" Simms on Breakout Kings. She also ...more

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Mark Rendall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Arthur, The Berenstain Bears, Wayside Mark Rendall is a Canadian actor, perhaps best known for starring in the title role of the 2004 film, Childstar, as well as Mick in Season 1 of the Canadian television drama series ReGenesis. He ...more

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Rino Romano is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Batman, Spider-Man Unlimited, Extreme Ghostbusters Rino Romano is a Canadian voice actor who has portrayed Batman in the animated TV series The Batman, Spider-Man in the animated TV series Spider-Man Unlimited, Eduardo Rivera in Extreme ...more

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Megan Fahlenbock is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Total Drama, 6teen, Wayside Megan Fahlenbock is a Canadian actress. She was born on June 30, 1971. Primarily known as a voice actress, she has also had a few film roles.

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Don Lake is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
The Bonnie Hunt Show, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures, Watching Ellie Don Lake is a Canadian actor, film and television writer, and television producer. He is frequently cast by director Christopher Guest, and is also a close friend and the collaborative partner ...more

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David Cronenberg is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
David Paul Cronenberg, CC OOnt FRSC is a Canadian filmmaker, screenwriter, and actor. He is one of the principal originators of what is commonly known as the body horror or venereal horror ...more

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Michael Kopsa is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
X-Men: Evolution, Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu, Alien Racers Michael Kopsa is a Canadian voice, film, television and stage actor. He is known for his role as Char Aznable in the English dub of Mobile Suit Gundam and for his role as Commander Volcott ...more

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Don McKellar is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Slings & Arrows, Odd Job Jack, At the Hotel Don McKellar is a Canadian actor, writer, and filmmaker.

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Rick Moranis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Second City Television, SCTV Network 90, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and the Island of Misfit Toys Frederick Allan "Rick" Moranis is a Canadian actor, comedian and a two-time Grammy nominated musician. Moranis came to prominence around 1980 in the sketch comedy show Second City ...more

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Joanna Gleason is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Bette, Love & War, Hello Joanna Gleason is a Canadian actress and singer. She is a Tony Award-winning musical theatre actress and has also had a number of notable film and TV roles.

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Jessica Steen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
NCIS, Flashpoint, Earth 2 Jessica Steen is a Canadian film and television actress, noted for her roles in Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future, Homefront, Earth 2, Armageddon, Left Behind: World at War, NCIS, and ...more

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Christian Campbell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Degrassi High, Max Steel, Malibu Shores Christian Bethune Campbell is a Canadian stage and screen actor married to actress America Olivo.

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Chris Potter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Queer as Folk, Silk Stalkings, Heartland Christopher Jay "Chris" Potter is a Canadian actor, musician, and pitchman. He is primarily known for his roles on soap operas and prime-time television. Potter is known for his roles ...more

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Bryn McAuley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Toronto
Caillou, Franklin, Angela Anaconda Bryn McAuley is a Canadian voice actress and singer. She is best known for playing Caillou on the television series of the same name, Gina Lash in Angela Anaconda, Skye Blue in Carl², Becky ...more