Recently there seems to be more and more talented people from Brampton making it big, but the truth is, there have always been talented people coming out of the city. Here is a full roundup of every famous and semi-famous person with connections to good old Btown.


Olunike AdeliyiWorkin Moms and Flashpoint
Aaron AshmoreSmallville, Warehouse 13
Shawn Ashmore — X-Men series
Joanne BolandX-Men: Apocalypse and Saw IV
Michael CeraArrested Development, JunoThe Lego Batman Movie
Lara Jean ChorosteckiHannibal, Designated Survivor
Jordan GavarisOrphan Black
Sabrina GrdevichKims Convenience and AI: Artificial Intelligence
Kyle LabineFreddy vs. Jason and Assassin’s Creed: Unity
Tyler LabineRise of the Planet of the Apes
Kris LemcheHaven, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D
Nicole LynThe West Wing, Psych
Brenna O’BrienSupernatural and X-Men: The Last Stand
Kiran Rai — Anarkali
Christopher RedmanArrow and CSI: Miami
George R. RobertsonPolice Academy

Comedians & Television Personalities

Russell Peters — Comedian and actor, Source CodeThe Jungle Book
Rick Matharu — Restaurateur, winner of Food Network’s Reci

Writers and artists

Trey Anthony — Actress, playwright, Da Kink in My Hair
Rupi Kaur — Author, and Poet, Milk and Honey
Rohinton Mistry — Author, A Fine Balance

Musicians & Producers

Alessia Cara — Singer, Know-It-All
Director X (Julien Christian Lutz) — Video director for Drake, Justin Bieber
WondaGurl (Ebony Naomi Oshunrinde) — Producer for Kanye West, Jay-Z
Jessie Reyez — Singer/songwriter Kiddo, Hard to Love (with Calvin Harris)
Roy Woods (Denzel Spencer)  Singer, Waking at Dawn
Keshia Chanté — Juno-winning singer and TV host, BET’s 106 & Park
Tory Lanez (Daystar Peterson) — Hip hop artist, I Told You
Lee Aaron — Singer, Whatcha Do to My Body
Johnny Reid  Country singer, A Little Taste of Home

Social Media Stars

4 Y’all Entertainment — Youtubers, MUCH creators
YouTwoTV — YouTubers, MUCH creators, Winners of 2017 iHeartRadio MMVA Fan Choice Award for Fave Creators


William G. Davis — Former premier of Ontario.


Anthony Bennett — Former NBA, Brooklyn Nets, Toronto Raptors
Sim Bhullar — Taiwanese Super Basketball League; former NBA, Sacramento Kings
Tyler Ennis — NBA, Los Angeles Lakers
Tamara and Alisha Tatham — Canadian women’s national basketball team, 2012 Summer Olympics
Tristan Thompson — NBA, Cleveland Cavaliers, 2016 NBA Champion 

Cassie Campbell
— Olympic hockey player, 2-time Olympic Gold Medalist
Matt Duchene — NHL, Colorado Avalanche
Jay Harrison — NHL, free agent
Rick Nash — NHL, New York Rangers
Tyler Seguin — NHL, Dallas Stars
Raffi Torres — retired, NHL

Jay Chapman — MLS, Toronto FC
Cyle Larin — MLS, Orlando City
Jonathan Osorio — MLS, Toronto FC.
Kadeisha Buchanan — Olympic Women’s Soccer, Bronze Medalist

Zach Pop — MLB, Los Angeles Dodgers

Did we miss anyone? Let us know in th comments below.