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

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

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Anna Paquin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
True Blood, A Drop of True Blood
Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian-born New Zealand actress. Her first film was The Piano, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in March 1994 at the age of 11, making ...more

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Terry Klassen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Martha Speaks, Baby Looney Tunes, Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars
Terry Klassen is a Canadian voice actor and voice director in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Julia Benson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Stargate Universe, Shattered, The Evidence
Julia Benson is a Canadian actress.

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Jay Brazeau is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Stargate SG-1, Sabrina: The Animated Series, Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars
Jay Brazeau is a Canadian actor and voice actor from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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Mimi Kuzyk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Hill Street Blues, Nightingales (US), XIII: The Conspiracy
Mimi Kuzyk is an actress.

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Ron Rubin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Beetlejuice, COPS, The Avengers: United They Stand
Ron Rubin is a veteran voice actor whose appeared on countless animation series including X-Men, Avengers, C.O.P.S., Police Academy, Beetlejuice, Stickin' Around and Care Bears to name a few. ...more

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Joanna Gleason is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
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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David Steinberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
The Music Scene, Big Sound, Sit Down Comedy with David Steinberg
David Steinberg is a screenwriter, television actor, television director and producer.

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Paul Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, Fireball XL5, The Aphrodite Inheritance
Paul Maxwell was a Canadian actor who worked mostly in British cinema and television, in which he was usually cast as American characters. In terms of audience, his most notable role was ...more

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Donnelly Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Battlestar Galactica, Soap, The Heights
Donnelly Rhodes is a Canadian actor. He starred as Doctor Cottle on the Sci Fi Channel television program Battlestar Galactica. A character actor with many American television and film credits, ...more

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Len Cariou is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Blue Bloods, Murder, She Wrote
Leonard Joseph "Len" Cariou is a Canadian actor, best known for his portrayal of Sweeney Todd in the original cast of Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street. He currently plays ...more

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Belinda Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Miami Vice, Doogie Howser, M.D.
Belinda J. Montgomery is a Canadian-American actress, writer, and painter. She initially attracted notice for her starring role in the 1970s science-fiction series Man from Atlantis as Dr. ...more

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David Huband is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Peep and the Big Wide World, Pelswick, Birdz
David Huband, also known as Dave Huband, is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his roles on Cinderella Man as Ford Bond and in the films Cube Zero, Dirty Pictures and The Lookout.

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David H. Steinberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
David H. Steinberg is a screenwriter and film director. He wrote the screenplays for American Pie 2, Slackers, National Lampoon's Barely Legal, American Pie Presents: The Book of Love and The ...more

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Martha Burns is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Slings & Arrows, The Trojan Horse, Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Martha Burns is a Canadian actress known for her stage work and youth outreach in Ontario and her leading role as Ellen Fanshaw in the TV dramedy series Slings and Arrows. Burns was born 1958 in ...more

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Daniel Gillies is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
The Originals, Saving Hope, Into the West
Daniel J. Gillies is a Canadian-born New Zealand actor. He is best known for his role as Elijah Mikaelson on the television series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off The Originals, as well as ...more

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Jack Kruschen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Hong Kong, Busting Loose, The Wedsworth-Townsend Act
Jack Kruschen was a Canadian-born character actor who worked primarily in American film, television and radio.

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Robert Tinkler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Cyberchase, The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!, Saint Seiya
Robert Tinkler, also known as Rob Tinkler, is a Canadian actor who is primarily known for his voiceover work. He is the voice of Howie on Almost Naked Animals, Max on The Adventures of Sam & ...more

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Cameron Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
The Cape, Little House on the Prairie, Kraft Hockeyville
Cameron Bancroft, sometimes credited as Cam Bancroft, is a Canadian television actor from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He studied acting at the California Institute of the Arts, from the late ...more

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Nia Vardalos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
My Big Fat Greek Life, Team Knight Rider
Antonia Eugenia "Nia" Vardalos is a Canadian-born actress, screenwriter, director, singer and producer. Her most notable work is the 2002 Academy Award–nominated film My Big Fat Greek ...more

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Tom McCamus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Mutant X, At the Hotel, Foreign Objects
Tom McCamus is a Canadian film and theatre actor who is most widely known for his work on the science-fiction television show Mutant X. McCamus was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, but was ...more

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Gisele MacKenzie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Your Hit Parade, The Gisele MacKenzie Show, The Chey Show (1955)
Gisèle MacKenzie was a Canadian singer, most famous for her performances on the popular television program Your Hit Parade.

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Greg Bryk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
ReGenesis, XIII: The Conspiracy, XIII: The Series
Greggory Michael "Greg" Bryk is a Canadian film and television actor. He is best known for playing the role of Mallick in Saw V, Vickor Harris in the 2006 film Living Death, Commando ...more

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Kerry Shale is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
The Amazing World of Gumball, Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends
Kerry Shale is a Canadian-born actor, writer and voice-over artist based in the UK. He is married to Suzanne Shale, a former Oxford University law don, now a specialist in the field of medical

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Gwynyth Walsh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Winnipeg
Tin Man, Da Vinci's Inquest
Gwynyth Walsh is a Canadian actress best known for her role of the Star Trek character B'Etor, one of the Duras sisters. She also played constable Nimira in the Star Trek Voyager episode ...more