Canadian people of Greek descent

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  1. Trish Stratus

    Trish Stratus


    Patricia Anne Stratigeas (/strætɨˈəs/; born December 18, 1975) is a Canadian semi-retired professional wrestler, former fitness model, fitness guru, actress and television personality, better known by her stage name and former ring name Trish Stratus. She is best known for her tenure with WWE, who hail Stratus as one of the greatest women's competitors of all time and ultimately she is known as the greatest WWE diva of all time.

  2. Marie Avgeropoulos

    Marie Avgeropoulos


    Marie Avgeropoulos (born June 17, 1986) is a Canadian actress and model. Her break-out role was as Valli Wooley in the 2009 film I Love You, Beth Cooper directed by Chris Columbus. Since then, she has appeared in more film and TV roles: as Kirstie in Cult, as Kim Rhodes in Hunt to Kill, and the sci-fi series The 100 as Octavia Blake.

  3. Bret Hart

    Bret Hart


    Bret Hart (born July 2, 1957) is a Canadian American writer, actor and retired professional wrestler. A member of the Hart wrestling family and a second-generation wrestler, he has an amateur wrestling background, wrestling at Ernest Manning High School and Mount Royal College. Along with his nickname the "Hit Man", Hart was known by the monikers "The Excellence of Execution", "The Best There Is; The Best There Was; and The Best There Ever Will Be" and "The Pink and Black Attack". He is credited with revolutionizing the industry in the early 1990s by bringing high quality, athletic in-ring performance to the fore. Olympic wrestling gold medalist and twelve-time world champion Kurt Angle said of Hart: "I used to watch matches of him so that I could learn the psychology of [pro] wrestling... in that ring, as a technician, there wasn't anybody better".

  4. Nia Vardalos

    Nia Vardalos


    Antonia Eugenia "Nia" Vardalos (born September 24, 1962) is a Canadian-American actress, screenwriter, director, and producer of Greek descent. Her most notable work is the 2002 Academy Award–nominated film My Big Fat Greek Wedding, which was based on a one-woman stage play she dramatized and in which she starred.

  5. Tracy Spiridakos

    Tracy Spiridakos


    Tracy Spiridakos is a Canadian actress. She starred as Becky Richards on the Teletoon children's comedy series Majority Rules! from 2009–2010. She then starred as Charlotte "Charlie" Matheson on the NBC post-apocalyptic science fiction series Revolution from 2012–2014, for which she was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television. She played Annika Johnson on the A&E television drama Bates Motel.

  6. Elias Koteas

    Elias Koteas


    Elias Koteas (born March 11, 1961) is a Greek Canadian actor of film and television, best known for his roles in Fallen, The Killing, and as Casey Jones in the live-action first and third Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles films. He currently co-stars as Alvin Olinsky on Chicago P.D..

  7. Thea Andrews

    Thea Andrews


    Thea Andrews (born October 4, 1973) is a Canadian journalist and TV personality in both sports and entertainment news, as well as hosting reality competition and morning shows. From October 2003 to November 2006 she served as co-host on several ESPN shows such as Cold Pizza (2003–2005), Breakfast at Churchill Downs (2004–2006), Breakfast at Pimlico (2004–2006), The ESPY Red Carpet Show (2005–2006), ESPN Hollywood (2005–2006) and Sports and Hollywood (2006). Andrews reported on horse racing, college basketball and football for the network. She used to host a Saturday night counter programming block against Hockey Night in Canada called Guys TV on TSN, and a Canadian cable show titled Cooking For Love. She was a correspondent and host on Entertainment Tonight from November 2006-October 2009. Thea Andrews hosted the first season of Top Chef Canada and Nigel Lythgoe's country music singing competition, CMT's Next Superstar. From January 7, 2013 until July 2015, she co-hosted The Insider.

  8. George Stroumboulopoulos

    George Stroumboulopoulos


    George Mark Paul Stroumboulopoulos (/strɒmbəˈlɒpələs/; born August 16, 1972) is a Canadian television and radio personality who currently works for Rogers Media anchoring Hockey Night in Canada and the NHL on Rogers. He is best known as the host of the CBC Television talk show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight (formerly The Hour), and was a VJ for the Canadian music television channel MuchMusic.

  9. Owen Hart

    Owen Hart


    Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and most notably, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he wrestled under both his own name, and ring name The Blue Blazer. A member of the Hart wrestling family, Hart was born in Calgary, Alberta, the youngest of 12 children of Stampede Wrestling promoter and WWE Hall of Famer Stu Hart and Helen Hart.

  10. José Théodore

    José Théodore


    José Nicholas Théodore (/ˈθ.ədɔər/THEE-ə-dohr or /ˈt.ədɔr/TAY-ə-dor; born September 13, 1976) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Montreal Canadiens, Colorado Avalanche, Washington Capitals, Minnesota Wild and Florida Panthers.

  11. Phil Xenidis

    Phil Xenidis


    Philip Eric "Phil X" Xenidis is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. He replaced Richie Sambora as Bon Jovi's lead guitarist in 2013 after his departure from the band and will be featured on the band's upcoming 2016 album.

  12. Chris Diamantopoulos

    Chris Diamantopoulos


    Christopher "Chris" Diamantopoulos (born May 9, 1975; Greek: Χριστόφορος "Κρις" Διαμαντόπουλος) is a Greek-Canadian actor, comedian, and voice actor.

  13. Athena Karkanis

    Athena Karkanis


    Athena Irene Karkanis is a Canadian actress.

  14. Alex Carter

    Alex Carter


    Alex Carter (born November 12, 1964) is a Canadian television and film actor.

  15. Thalia Assuras

    Thalia Assuras


    Thalia Assuras is a veteran television journalist and the principal of a consulting practice focused on media relations, media training, strategic planning and executive coaching.

  16. Nikki Ponte

    Nikki Ponte


    Nikki Ponte (Greek: Νίκη Πόντε; born 1 August 1991), is a Canadian-Greek singer who rose to fame in Greece and Cyprus through her participation in the third season of Greece's version of the singing competition The X Factor, in which she placed third. While still participating in the show, she signed with Sony Music Entertainment Greece and was one of six candidates who were selected to represent Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011. Ponte competed in a national final held in March 2011 with the song "I Don't Wanna Dance", but did not manage to win. The song later entered the 2011 OGAE Second Chance Contest and came 6th out of 21 songs.

  17. Nick Kypreos

    Nick Kypreos


    Nikos Kypreos (born June 4, 1966 in Toronto, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey left winger of Greek descent. He played eight seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Hartford Whalers, Washington Capitals, New York Rangers, and Toronto Maple Leafs. He is currently a hockey analyst on the Sportsnet cable television network in Canada.

  18. John Colicos

    John Colicos


    John Colicos (December 10, 1928 – March 6, 2000) was a Canadian actor. He was a distinguished stage actor in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Canada.

  19. Teresa Stratas

    Teresa Stratas


    Teresa Stratas, OC (born May 26, 1938, Toronto, Ontario), is a retired Canadian operatic soprano of Greek descent. She is especially well known for her award-winning recording of Alban Berg's Lulu.

  20. Peter Kelamis

    Peter Kelamis


    Peter Kelamis (born 1967) is an Australian-born Canadian actor, voice actor and comedian He is arguably best known for playing Dr. Adam Brody in Stargate Universe, Goku in the Ocean Group English dub of the animated series Dragon Ball Z and Rolf from Ed, Edd n Eddy.

  21. Ioanna Roumeliotis

    Ioanna Roumeliotis


    Ioanna Roumeliotis is a CBC Newsworld reporter currently featured on the Canadian television newscast CBC News: The National.

  22. Alex Karzis

    Alex Karzis


    Constantine Alexander Karzis (born June 8, 1975) is a Canadian film and television actor, voiceover artist, singer, and musician. He was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

  23. John Ioannou

    John Ioannou


    John Ioannou is an actor best known for his role of "Alex Yankou" on the Degrassi series.

  24. Diana Hart

    Diana Hart


    Diana Joyce Hart-Smith (born October 8, 1963) is the youngest daughter of Canadian wrestling promoter Stu Hart and was the second to last child born to Stu and his wife Helen. Only her brother Owen was younger than she was, being born two years after Diana. After Owen's death in 1999, Diana became the youngest living member of the Hart family.

  25. Sid Krofft

    Sid Krofft


    Sid Krofft (born July 30, 1929) is a Canadian/American puppeteer and television producer. He created and produced a wide array of shows and TV series and specials with his brother, Marty, beginning in the 1960s.

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