Entertainment is a huge part of all of our lives. For those in Canada, you might look across the border at Hollywood, but now how many famous faces originate north of the Canadian border.
Below is a shortlist of some famous Canadians who have been entertaining us for years.
Martin Short is one of the renowned Canadian actors. He was born on March 26, 1950, and his full name is Martin Hayter Short. He is known for his attractive characters played in “The Escape Clause,” “The Santa Clause 3,” “Three Amigos,” and “Inherent Vice.” Ed Grimley is one of his trademark characters. It is a character that is obsessed with banal pop culture.
Eugene Levy is another famous Canadian actor known for his comedy. He is a writer, producer, and an award-winning actor. He has worked on more than 60 motion pictures. Some of his successful films are “Cheaper by the Dozen 2,” “Father of the Bride Part II,” and “Bringing Down the House.” Eugene Levy opened a production house in 2013, called Not A Real Company Productions, that produced Schitt’s Creek. It is one of the most popular television series.
Sarah Polley is an excellent Canadian actress and is well-known for her sensitive portraits. She has seen huge success for her characters. One of her popular films is “Adventures of Baron Munchausen,” released in 1988. She also acted in the television series, Avonlea, which was released in 1990.
Pamela Anderson was born in British Columbia, Canada, and she has worked in many films and television series. Some of her well-known films are “Barb Wire,” “Scary Movie 3,” “Scooby-Doo,” “SPF-18,” “Baywatch,” “The Institute,” “Don’t Be a Derk,” “Connected,” “Love Advent,” “Package Deal,” “The Commuter,” and many more. According to a Canadian magazine in 2005, she was the most powerful female Canadian actress.
These are some famous Canadians who have entertained us. Canada should be proud for giving the world such talented and respected individuals!