Best 20 Actors in Canada to Follow On Twitter

August 22, 2013 News

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Canadian actors and actresses have found a lot of success in Hollywood. They have become stars in both TV shows and blockbuster movies. The best way to keep track of them is to follow them on Twitter. Here is a guide to the top 20 Canadian actors to follow on Twitter.


1. Jim Carrey

Arguably the most successful Canadian to ever set foot in Hollywood, Carrey is also one of the most hilarious Canadians ever. It is great to receive his humorous Tweets on a regular basis.

2. Pamela Anderson

This Baywatch bombshell is always in the news for something or other, and it is nice to get her impressions on life in her Tweets.

'Baywatch' babe, Canadian actress Pamela Anderson.  Photo by Glenn Francis.

‘Baywatch’ babe, Canadian actress Pamela Anderson. Photo by Glenn Francis.

3. Seth Rogen

The latest superstar in a long line of Canadian funny men who have made it big in Hollywood, Rogen’s Tweets are as funny and as outrageous as you would expect from a person with his style of comedy.

4. Ellen Page

This actress is one of the most successful young women in Hollywood. She is a very intelligent person whose Tweets are often quite thoughtful.

5. Ryan Gosling

Considered by many to be the hottest hunk in Hollywood, Gosling is not a prolific Tweeter. However, the Tweets he does send out are very entertaining.

6. Ryan Reynolds

This superhero star of Green Lantern is one of the hottest actors working in Hollywood right now. Women are especially drawn to following him on Twitter.

'Green Lantern' star and ladies favorite on Twitter, Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds.

‘Green Lantern’ star and ladies favorite on Twitter, Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds.

7. Nathan Fillion

Currently playing the titular lead on the popular ABC comedic police procedural Castle, Fillion is perhaps best known as “The Captain” from his considerable success in the cult classic Firefly.

Nathan Fillion, beloved television author and police sidekick, Richard Castle, and 'Firefly' captain.  Photo of this Canadian actor and top tweeter by Gage Skidmore.

Nathan Fillion, beloved television author and police sidekick, Richard Castle, and ‘Firefly’ captain. Photo of this Canadian actor and top tweeter by Gage Skidmore.

8. Nina Dobrev

Although she is not a native Canadian, Nina has lived in Toronto since she was two years-old. This star of The Vampire Diaries also starred in the film The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and her critically acclaimed performance will certainly lead to lots of roles in the future.

9. Jay Baruchel

This young actor has starred in numerous Hollywood productions, including the hit film How to Train Your Dragon.

10. Shawn Ashmore

Shawn Ashmore, Iceman of the 'X-Men' movies, shows how cool he is when he tweets to his fans.

Shawn Ashmore, Iceman of the ‘X-Men’ movies, shows how “cool” he is when he tweets to his fans. Photo by jasonmichael

This young Hollywood hunk became famous when he starred in the film, X-Men: The Last Stand.

11. Aaron Ashmore

The twin brother of Shawn, Aaron has also found success in the Hollywood world.

12. Cory Montieth

Photo of 'Glee" star, Cory Monteith by Eva Rinaldi

Photo of ‘Glee” star, Cory Monteith by Eva Rinaldi

This Canadian actor hit it big when he was cast as male lead Finn Hudson in the hit TV series Glee.

13. Elisha Cuthbert

This cutie has become one of the most prominent actresses in Hollywood both in films and TV shows alike.

14. Will Arnett

There isn’t a funnier person working in Hollywood right now than Arnett. He is particularly well-known for his hilarious role on the recently reborn Arrested Development.

15. Michael Cera

He first made it big in the film, Superbad. Cera is now one of the most famous young actors in the world.

'Superbad' star Michael Cera.

‘Superbad’ star Michael Cera.

16. Rachel McAdams

She is a beautiful, talented actress that has starred in many Hollywood hit movies like Wedding Crashers and The Notebook.

17. Neve Campbell

Although she doesn’t act much anymore, Campbell is very active and entertaining with her Twitter account.

18. Hayden Christensen

Most famous for his role as Anakin Skywalker, Christensen is a prolific Tweeter.

19. Jason Priestley

Although he doesn’t Tweet much, this Beverly Hills, 90210 star is thoughtful with the Tweets he releases.

20. Michael J. Fox

Famous Canadian Michael J. Fox, photo by Thomas Atilla Lewis.

Famous Canadian Michael J. Fox, photo by Thomas Atilla Lewis.

Perhaps the biggest non-comedian star in Canadian history, most of Fox’s Tweets are about his battle with Parkinson’s disease.

These popular actors are all great people to follow on Twitter. Start following them today to inject some humour and excitement into your life.

Which Canadian celebrities do you follow on Twitter?  Leave a comment below!

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