Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Secretly Canadian: 70 Movie People You Might Have Thought Were American




Film fans will associate David Cronenberg and a few others with Canada but there are many other Canadians who usually work in American movies and are often wrongly assumed to be American, hence the rise of the 'Secretly Canadian' idea. Here's a list of 70 of them:


  1. Allan Dwan
  2. Arthur Hiller
  3. Atom Egoyan
  4. Barry Pepper
  5. Carrie Ann Moss
  6. Christopher Plummer
  7. Dan Akroyd
  8. David Cronenberg
  9. Deanne Durbin
  10. Deepa Mehta
  11. Denys Arcand
  12. Donald Sutherland
  13. Edward Dmytryk
  14. Elias Koteas
  15. Elisha Cuthbert
  16. Ellen Page
  17. Evangeline Lilly
  18. Fay Wray
  19. Genevieve Bujold
  20. Glenn Ford
  21. Graham Greene (actor)
  22. Guy Maddin
  23. Harold Russell
  24. Hayden Christensen
  25. Hume Cronyn
  26. Ivan Reitman
  27. Jack Carson
  28. Jack Warner
  29. James Cameron
  30. Jason Priestly
  31. Jim Carrey
  32. John Candy
  33. John Ireland
  34. Kate Nelligan
  35. Kim Catrell
  36. Leslie Nielsen
  37. Lois Maxwell
  38. Mack Sennett
  39. Margot Kidder
  40. Marie Dressler
  41. Mark Robson
  42. Mary Pickford
  43. Matthew Perry
  44. Michael Cera
  45. Michael J. Fox
  46. Michael Snow
  47. Mike Myers
  48. Milton Berle
  49. Natasha Henstridge
  50. Neve Campbell
  51. Norma Shearer
  52. Norman Jewison
  53. Oliver Platt
  54. Pamela Anderson
  55. Rachel McAdams
  56. Raymond Burr
  57. Raymond Massey
  58. Rick Moranis
  59. Roger Spottiswoode
  60. Ruby Keeler
  61. Ryan Gosling
  62. Ryan Reynolds
  63. Sandra Oh
  64. Seth Rogen
  65. Sidney J Furie
  66. Ted Kotcheff
  67. Tom Green
  68. Walter Huston
  69. Walter Pidgeon
  70. William Shatner



2 comments:

  1. I like movie so much, movie is my one the best part in my life. Nice list of themes, its a nice collection. I like so much your blog. Thanks!

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