Let’s be real, America makes a lot of jokes towards Canada, and although most of them are funny (and true), Canada is not given enough credit for the talent and beauty they have given Hollywood.
Although Canada is geographically close to America, the two are entirely different countries. Canada is known as a laid back country and the following 15 celebrities are not only gorgeous and talented but they are also some of the best personalities in Hollywood. We all know America is great, but we also know that Canada gets the raw end of the deal when it comes to being the centre of ridicule.
This article is all about the hotness that Canada has given Hollywood. Not only are these celebrities wildly successful they are also beyond gorgeous. So sit back and enjoy the sexiest celebrities that immigrated to show business from north of the border.
15. Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves has been in show business for years, he is a producer, a musician, a director and an actor- he is a man of many talents. Since the 80s America and the world have admired his talents and good looks. What many don’t realize is that Reeves is Canadian! The actor, who was born in Beirut, Lebanon, is of Canadian nationality. Reeves is proud of his unique background and Canadian roots. He is definitely one of Canada’s hottest and most talented celebrities so it comes as no surprise that he is on this list.
14. Shay Mitchell
In the past few years, actress Shay Mitchell has been rising in the ranks of Hollywood. The exotic beauty is best known for her role as Emily Fields on the hit television series Pretty Little Liars. Mitchell has gained a lot of popularity from the show and her star is not done rising. What many don’t know is that Shay Mitchell is as Canadian as they get. The actress and model is from Mississauga, Canada and loves representing her home country. This pretty little liar is not lying about where she comes from and her proud Canadian background is what makes her so chill and laid back.
13. Elisha Cuthbert
Elisha Cuthbert is the perfect, all American girl next door, however, she is not American! The Alberta native has been in movies such as The Girl Next Door and House of Wax as well as television series like 24 and Happy Endings. Cuthbert was a child actress in Canada but it wasn’t until her teenage years that she broke out in the US. Cuthbert is a true Canadian girl, why is that you ask? She has a weakness for hockey players (like all other female Canadians!). Cuthbert is talented, beautiful, funny and Canadian. Keep making Canada proud, girl!
12. Emily Vancamp
Emily Vancamp is queen of WB series. She has appeared in numerous series like Brothers and Sisters, Everwood and our personal favorite, Revenge. Emily Vancamp is undeniably gorgeous and has dated some of Hollywood’s hottest like her Revenge co-star Josh Bowman and the handsome Chris Pratt. Vancamp has a certain “je ne sais quoi” about her which we are sure is the root of her success. Vancamp is by far one of show business’ hottest Canadians, which is why she made the cut! We cant wait to see what this actress has coming up, we hope it’s a new series!
11. The Weeknd
Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, better known as The Weeknd, is killing the game right now, releasing hit after hit. His soulful sound and mesmerizing lyrics is not the only reason why ladies go crazy for this Canadian singer. His awesome style, trademark hair and handsome face make him not only one of Canada’s hottest stars but one of Hollywood’s sexiest. The Weeknd is no stranger to beautiful women and was recently dating model and socialite Bella Hadid. Although the couple are rumored to have split, something tells me it is just a rumor…I mean they are perfect together, just look at them!
10. Avril Lavigne
Avril Lavigne has always been one of those celebrities who marches to the beat of her own drum. She is talented, badass and beautiful and she is Canadian! The singer-song writer was born and raised in a small town called Greater Napanee in Belleville Ontario. The star became famous in the late 90s and was known for her fresh sound and glamorous tom-boy style. With a net worth of almost $50 million, Avril Lavigne is not only one of Canada’s hottest celebrities, she is also one of the most successful, making her that much hotter.
9. Ellen Page
Ellen Page began her career in Canadian television because she is Canadian! This Canuck has gone from the small screen to the big screen in her 28 years. She is fiercely talented and opinionated which makes her even hotter. Her charming and adorable looks won over the hearts of America, especially as her role in the critically acclaimed film Juno. Page, who also co-starred in the incredible film Inception, is a big advocate for the LGBT community. This Canadian starlet has it all including, talent, success, brains and beauty! She is one of those rare celebrities that is a good role model for our generation and she is also a proud Canadian!
8. Evangeline Lilly
Evangeline Lilly is incredibly beautiful and straight up Canadian, which is why she obviously made this list. The actress is best known for her role as Kate Austen on the hit series Lost which gave her a lot of success and exposure. Lilly was nominated for a Golden Globe for her role on Lost which gave her an incredible amount of credibility in the business. Lilly, who was born in Saskatchewan but raised in British Columbia, is a force to be reckoned with. Her undeniable charm, beauty and talent are an example of how beautiful Canadian women are!
7. Hayden Christensen
At one point or another, I think everyone had a crush on this Canadian heartthrob. Hayden Christensen is one of those actors who is so beautiful that you don’t expect him to be talented…but he is! He has appeared in incredible films such as The Virgin Suicides and Life as a House. Since 2007, this hunk has been dating the adorable Rachel Bilson. The pair are perfect together and have even been spotted in his hometown of Vancouver on a few occasions. They are by far one of Hollywood’s cutest couples and we hope they last.
6. Emmanuelle Chriqui
The world fell in love with Chriqui when she played Sloane in the hit series Entourage. The Moroccan beauty is originally from one of Canada’s best cities, Montreal, which she still refers to as home. Emanuelle Chriqui is by far one of the sexiest women Canada has ever produced and many would agree with that. Her youthful features and incredible physique make you forget the fact that she is 40 years old! Montreal is known for its beautiful women and Chriqui is a good advocate of that. So many men around the globe fell head over heals for Sloane on the show and we are sure her reality isn’t any different.
5. Ryan Reynolds
Yep, Ryan Reynolds is a Canadian. The actor is known for his roles in movies like The Proposal, Just Friends and The Change Up. Reynolds always seems to play the “hot guy” in his films; because let’s face it, he is incredibly good looking. Reynolds has not only dated some of Hollywood’s hottest leading ladies, he has also married two of them. His first wife was the sultry and sexy Scarlett Johansson -the pair tied the knot in 2008 and called in quits in 2011. His current wife is just as beautiful, Blake Lively, who he married in 2012. Lively and Reynolds have a gorgeous daughter together named James. Lets hope those good Canadian genes kick in on the offspring!
Drake is arguably one of the most successful and powerful musicians right now, which is only part of his sexiness. Drake is cool, talented, funny and easy on the eyes, which is why he made this list. The successful singer and songwriter has been linked to some of the hottest girls in the industry but remains very private about his personal affairs. The Toronto native loves representing his hometown. Drake first found success on the Canadian television series Degrassi: The Next Generation where he played Jimmy. Since then he has monetized on his talent and good looks and has created an empire. Drake is one of the sexiest and most successful people in the music industry right now and Canada is proud to say that he was made there.
3. Rachel McAdams
Rachel McAdams is by far one of the most charming ladies in Hollywood. Her adorable demeanor and classic beauty, mixed with her talent and success are the reasons she is on this list. The Canadian actress is from the city of London, Ontario. She has been in countless films including Mean Girls, The Vow, About Time and The Notebook. She is one of those people who looks good with any hairstyle and always manages to look natural. Her captivating beauty is undeniable and she is proud of her Canadian roots.
2. Ryan Gosling
When it comes to being sexy, Ryan Gosling knows a thing or two. The gorgeous Canadian actor has lodged his way into the hearts of millions of women around the world and we can see why. His boyish charm and manly aura mixed with his talent are a triple threat. Gosling, like many other Canadian actors, began his career on Canadian sitcoms. However, he always knew he was going to break through the US market and boy did he ever. Gosling has appeared in incredible films such as Crazy Stupid Love, Drive and The Notebook (which he starred in alongside fellow Canadian McAdams). Gosling is super sexy and so is his wife Eva Mendes. The couple have one child together and we can’t wait for this perfect couple to reproduce more.
1. Justin Bieber
Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that little Justin Bieber has grown into quite the handsome man. The singer, songwriter and music producer has become one of Canada’s national treasures and it’s not only because of his undeniable talent. 2015 was the year the entire world caught Bieber Fever (it was about time). 2015 was also the year the world got to see Bieber’s penis. Justin is one of the hottest celebrities on the planet right now and the Stratford, Ontario native is a long way from home. He is without a doubt one of the biggest and most successful artists of our generation and Canada is proud to be his home country.