40. Aliya Jasmine Sovani
Aliya Jasmine Sovani
Born: Ottawa, Ontario
Claim to Fame: TV Personality
Sovani serves as one of MTV Canada’s premier (and hottest) hosts. For three seasons she played moderator on one of the networks most successful shows, leading risqué conversations on 1 Girl 5 Gays. She currently hosts the sports and entertainment talk show, PLAY WITH AJ.

39. Shenae Grimes
Shenae Grimes
Born: Toronto, Ontario
Claim to Fame: Actor
Grimes broke out as hyper-Christian good girl Darcy Edwards on Degrassi: The Next Generation before changing zip codes in the lead role of the highly anticipated CW reboot, 9O21O.

38. Tricia Helfer
Tricia Helfer
Born: Donalda, Alberta
Claim to Fame: Model
Helfer may have channeled her inner Tyra as host of the premier season of Canada’s Next Top Model but she’s better known across the border for her acting roles in shows like Battlestar Galactica and the ABC series, Killer Women.

37. Matte Babel
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Born: Toronto, Ontario
Claim to Fame: TV Personality
Babel got his start as a VJ for Much Music. He currently serves as the Los Angeles correspondent for Entertainment Tonight Canada.

36. Carly Rae Jepson
Carly Rae Jepson
Born: Mission, British Columbia
Claim to Fame: Singer
Canada’s pop princess burst on to the scene in 2011 with possibly the most infectious hit song of all-time “Call Me Maybe” but fans in Canada new her long before that as the third-place finisher on Canadian Idol’s fifth season.

35. Sangita Patel
Sangita Patel
Born: Toronto, Ontario
Claim to Fame: TV Personality
Patel can now be recognized as the newest addition to the ET Canada family however her journalism career path wasn’t always so clear. Patel started out as an engineer, moonlighting as a TV personality for Rogers TV. Her first step towards television fame came when she was offered the role as TV presenter on the Weather Network.

34. Elisha Cuthbert
Elisha Cuthbert
Born: Calgary, Alberta
Claim to Fame: Actor
While most kids who grew up in Canada in the 90s remember her teaching the ins and outs of how things work alongside Jay Baruchel on Popular Mechanics for Kids, she captivated American audiences as Keifer Sutherland’s daughter on 24 and as flighty Alex Kerkovich on the beloved ABC comedy, Happy Endings.

33. Joffrey Lupul
Joffrey Lupul
Born: Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
Claim to Fame: Hockey Player
The hunky NHL player currently serves as alternate captain for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Lupul previously played for Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers and the Anaheim Mighty Ducks.

32. Anna Silk
Anna Silk
Born: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Claim to Fame: Actor
Silk has found success in Canada and the USA playing sexy succubus, Bo Dennis on Lost Girl but she’s perhaps even more recognized for her role as an stressed out flight attendant trying to quit smoking in the popular NicoDerm ad campaign.

31. Dillon Casey
Dillon Casey
Born: Dallas, USA
Canadian Connection: Raised in Toronto, Ontario
Claim to Fame: Actor
Casey rose to fame in the short-lived Canadian series, MVP (The Secret Lives of Hockey Wives) after a billboard of him in his underwear appeared in Times Square, promoting the show. His longest role to-date has been on the CW action series, Nikita.


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