Famous Canadian TV Hosts

Find out more about the greatest Canadian TV Hosts, including Robert Herjavec, Alex Trebek, Michaëlle Jean, Samantha Bee and Ben Mulroney.

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 1 Samantha Bee

Samantha Bee
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Famous As: Journalist, Actor, Television actor, Screenwriter
Birthdate: October 25, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian

 2 Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec
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Famous As: Business People
Birthdate: September 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian
Investor Robert Herjavec founded the internet security software BRAK Systems, which he later sold to AT&T. He also established the Herjavec Group and turned it into one of Canada’s biggest IT security firms. He has also appeared in Dragons' Den and Shark Tank, and has authored several business books.

 3 Adnan Sami

Adnan Sami
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 15, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian, Indian, Pakistani, British

 4 Ali Velshi

Ali Velshi
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Famous As: Television host
Birthdate: October 29, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian
Ali Velshi, a Kenyan-born Canadian broadcast journalist, is a familiar name in the business shows of NBC with which he has been associated after a long stint with CNN. Apart from being a business correspondent, he also reported extensively on hurricanes and the assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto. He worked for Al Jazeera America till its closure.

 5 Morley Safer

Morley Safer
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Famous As: War correspondent, Television presenter, Journalist, Writer
Birthdate: November 8, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian, American
Died: May 19, 2016

 6 Thomas King

Thomas King
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 24, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Canadian, American

 7 Ben Mulroney

Ben Mulroney
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Famous As: Actor, Television presenter
Birthdate: March 9, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Canadian
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 8 Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 9, 1968
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian, Indian

 9 Alex Trebek

Alex Trebek
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Famous As: American-Canadian Television personality
Birthdate: July 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Canadian, American

An eminent television personality, Alex Trebek is best known for hosting the popular game show Jeopardy since it was revived in 1984. He has also hosted many other game shows, both in America and Canada. In February 1991, he became the first person to host three American game shows at the same time. He is currently undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer.

 10 Jeanette Jenkins

Jeanette Jenkins
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Famous As: Fitness Trainer/TV Personality/Author
Birthdate: September 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian

 11 Catherine Herridge

Catherine Herridge
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Famous As: News Correspondent
Birthdate: May 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Canadian, American

 12 Kevin Newman

Kevin Newman
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Famous As: news presenter, journalist
Birthdate: June 2, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Canadian

 13 Catherine Clark

Catherine Clark
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 6, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian

 14 Rick Martel

Rick Martel
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: March 18, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Canadian

 15 Kara Scott

Kara Scott
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Famous As: journalist, poker player, Thai boxer
Birthdate: August 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian, British

 16 Bryan Baeumler

Bryan Baeumler
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Famous As: Television host
Birthdate: April 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian

 17 Joyce Davidson

Joyce Davidson
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Famous As: Television presenter
Birthdate: April 14, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian
Died: May 7, 2020

 18 Scott McGillivray

Scott McGillivray
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Famous As: Carpenter
Birthdate: April 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian

 19 Jack Webster

Jack Webster
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: April 15, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian, Scottish
Died: March 2, 1999

 20 Lyse Doucet

Lyse Doucet
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Famous As: Journalist, Television presenter
Birthdate: December 24, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Canadian

 21 Michaëlle Jean

Michaelle Jean
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Famous As: Former Governor General of Canada
Birthdate: September 6, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian

Michaëlle Jean is a Canadian stateswoman who became the first black person and Haitian Canadian to serve as Governor General of Canada, a position which she held from 2005 to 2010. In 2015, Jean became the first woman to serve as the secretary-general of the International Organisation of La Francophonie, a position which she held until the end of 2018.

 22 Neil Macdonald

Neil Macdonald
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Famous As: journalist
Birthdate: 1957 AD
Nationality: Canadian

 23 Luke Mockridge

Luke Mockridge
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian, German, Italian

 24 Matte Babel

Matte Babel
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Famous As: TV Host
Birthdate: October 13, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Canadian