Born in Iran and raised in Turkey and Canada, up-and-coming actress Shiva Negar recently made a name for herself when she landed a key role alongside Michael Keaton and Taylor Kitsch in the CBS Films and Lionsgate project “American Assassin”. The Vince Flynn big-screen adaptation hits screens later this year.
We simply can’t get enough of “Schitt’s Creek” star Annie Murphy, who’s been impressing audiences for three seasons on the Eugene Levy-led comedy. Murphy previously appeared in “Rookie Blue” and “Flashpoint”.
There’s no denying the potential for massive stardom behind the R&B duo DVSN. Hailing from Toronto, Canada, members Nineteen85 and Daniel Daley signed on with Drake’s OVO Sound and featured on his “Views” album shortly after releasing their debut album, “Sept. 5th”.
With a Genie Award-winning performance in “Monsieur Lazhar” under her belt and an Oscar-buzz-worthy lead role in 2013’s “The Book Thief”, Sophie Nelisse, a native of Windsor, Ontario, is one Canadian star we’re looking forward to seeing on more and more of Hollywood’s biggest red carpets.
Big things are in store for director and writer Stella Meghie! With only two films to her name, the Toronto-born indie filmmaker has been living a whirlwind of a life only a few short years after receiving her screenwriting degree from London’s University of Westminster.
Her newest project, the big studio film “Everything, Everything”, is an adaptation of Nicola Yoon’s young adult novel, and stars “The Hunger Games” actress Amandla Stenberg.
After starring in the video for Majid Jordan’s "Her", and serving as The Weeknd’s love interest in his “Secrets” video, model Hannah Donker has a bright future ahead of her. Video appearances aside, the model has been racking up article mention left, right, and centre, and clearly has THAT look that everyone simply can't get enough of.
With a striking look that he owes to his mixed heritage (Cree, French, Hungarian, German, Swiss, AND Spanish), Vancouver-born Charlie Kerr lands on our radar due to his triple-threat talents that could easily rival those of young Hollywood heavyweights such as Ansel Elgort.
The Oakville-born Allie X has been impressing with her unique blend of synth-pop and even found a fan in Katy Perry, who praised her hit “Catch” on Twitter, calling it a “spring jam.” In 2016, the Los Angeles-based artist was the opening act on Troye Sivan’s 2016 North American tour.
After being featured on Drake’s 2013 smash hit “Hold On, We’re Going Home”, rap duo Majid Jordan (Majid Al Maskati and Jordan Ullman) have gone on to release an intoxicating first album, “A Place Like This”, not long after signing on to Drake’s OVO Sound.