Hello May! Well Toronto, the warmer weather is finally upon us making it the perfect time to get outdoors, hit the streets and find some famous faces.
With 18 movies and TV shows currently in production in the city, you just never know when you might spot your favourite character off-set, roaming the streets of Toronto.
Here are 21 celebrities to spot in Toronto this May!
While it has not been officially confirmed, Olivia Munn may be in Toronto sometime in May to start filming for her new role in Die in a Gunfight. Munn is best known for starring in TV series Beyond the Break, The Newsroom, and the feature film X-Men: Apocalypse.
Possibly joining Munn in Toronto for Die in a Gunfight is actress Helen Hunt. You may remember her from movies like Twister, What Women Want, As Good as It Gets, and Cast Away.
Best known for playing Peeta in The Hunger Games films which won him a People’s Choice Award, Josh Hutcherson will also likely be in Toronto for Die in a Gunfight.
It is likely that Steve Carell may be in Toronto this May filming for The Dogs of Babel. Carell is best known for his quirky character Michael in The Office, and who could forget his hilarious roles in movies like The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Evan Almighty and Get Smart.
The hilarious Eugene Levy may be spotted in Toronto this May. Levy is currently filming for season five of the hit show Schitt’s Creek alongside his son Daniel Levy, who also plays Levy’s on-set child in the show. From Hamilton ON, Levy is best known for starring in all eight of the American Pie films and his groundbreaking work as part of Second City.
Joining Levy on the set of Schitt’s Creek is actress, writer, and comedian Catherine O’Hara. O’Hara has starred in many movies from Heartburn alongside Meryl Streep, to the voice of Sally in The Nightmare Before Christmas, or maybe you remember her best as Kevin McCallister’s mom in the Home Alone films.
Nina Dobrev will return to her hometown of Toronto to film for her latest role in the feature film Run This Town. Dobrev is best known for playing Elena on The Vampire Diaries, along with films like Let’s Be Cops, The Final Girls, and most recently Flatliners.
Joining Dobrev on the set of Run This Town is Ben Platt. You may remember him from films like Pitch Perfect, Pitch Perfect 2, and most recently in the Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen which won him a Tony Award.
Canadian actor Kim Coates will be in Toronto this May filming for season two of Bad Blood. Coates is known for playing Tig on the popular series Sons of Anarchy which ran for seven seasons.
Best known for hisportrayall of Nate Archibald on The CW’s Gossip Girl series, Chace Crawford may be spotted in Toronto this May for his latest role in the superhero drama series The Boys.
Also joining Crawford on the set of The Boys is New Zealand actor Karl Urban. You may remember him as Leonard McCoy in the Star Trek reboot film series, or as Éomer from The Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Lauren Lee Smith
Canadian actress Lauren Lee Smith will be in Toronto this May filming for the second season of the Frankie Drake Mysteries in which she holds the lead role. Smith has starred in TV shows like CTV’s The Listener, and as Riley Adams in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige will likely be in Toronto through to mid-July for her role as Cha-Cha in the new series The Umbrella Academy. While Blige is best known for being a famous R&B/Hip-hop artist, she has also starred in a few movies like Rock of Ages, Tyler Perry’s I Can Do Bad All By Myself, and Mudbound.
Joining Blige on the set of The Umbrella Academy is Canadian actress Ellen Page. Page has starred in feature films like Juno, Whip It, and Inception, along with TV shows like Trailer Park Boys, Pit Pony, and ReGenesis.
Also joining these ladies on The Umbrella Academy set is Tom Hopper. Hopper has made appearances in television shows like Doctor Who, Casualty, and Games of Thrones.
Sarah Rafferty will likely be in Toronto through to November for her role in the eighth season of Suits. Rafferty has made small appearances in shows like Law & Order, Bones, and Numb3rs before going on to star in Suits as Donna Roberta Paulsen.
Also joining Rafferty on the set of Suits is Gabriel Macht, who plays the lead character Harvey Specter in the series.
Zachary Levi is currently in Toronto through to May for the lead role in the DC Extended Universe movie Shazam! You may remember him from films like Thor: The Dark World, Thor: Ragnarok, or as the voice of Flynn in the animated movie Tangled.
Hannah John-Kamen will be in the city through to September for season four and five of Killjoys. John-Kamen is probably best known for her role of Ornela in the sixth season of Game of Thrones.
Minka Kelly will be in Toronto through May for her role in the series Titans. Kelly got her first major role as Lyla in the television series Friday Night Lights, and then went on to star in feature films like The Roommate, 500 days of Summer, and Just Go With It.
Also joining Kelly on the set of Titans is Brenton Thwaites. This Austrailian actor has starred in movies such as Blue Lagoon: The Awakening, Oculus, The Giver, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.