8 celebrities to try and spot in Toronto this January

Dec 29 2018, 11:11 pm

It may be cold outside, but don’t let that stop you from bundling up to hit the streets in search of some celebrity faces to swoon over! With five 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 the 6ix.

Here are eight celebrity faces to try and spot in Toronto this January.

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Kiefer Sutherland

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Kiefer Sutherland is in Toronto for his role as President Tom Kirkman in season three of Designated Survivor. Best known for his longtime role of Jack Bauer, on the hit Fox series 24, Sutherland has also starred in films like Phone BoothPompeii, and Flatliners.

Kal Penn

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Also joining Sutherland on set is Kal Penn. Penn is probably best known for playing the hilarious stoner Kumar in the Harold & Kumar films, and who could forget his run on the medical drama series House, and How I Met Your Mother.

Zoe McLellan

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Joining these men on the set of Designated Survivor is actress Zoe McLellan. McLellan has starred in TV series like JAGDirty Sexy Money, and NCIS: New Orleans.

Chris Evans


Chris Evans may be spotted in Toronto this month for his latest role in Greenland. Evans is best known for his roles in movies like Fantastic Four, Captain America: The First Avenger, Snowpiercer, and romcom What’s Your Number? alongside Anna Faris.

Alexis Bledel

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Alexis Bledel will be in Toronto this month for season three of The Handmaid’s Tale. Bedel is widely recognized for playing Rory from Gilmore Girls including the reunion mini-series on Netflix, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. Bledel has also starred in movies like The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Sin City, and Post Grad.

Elisabeth Moss

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Elisabeth Moss will also be in Toronto filming for the third season of The Handmaid’s Tale. Moss has starred in television shows like The West Wing, Top of the Lake and Mad Men. Her role in The Handmaid’s Tale won her a Primetime Emmy Award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series.

Yvonne Strahovski

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Joining these ladies on the set of The Handmaid’s Tale is Australian actress Yvonne StrahovskiYou may remember her best as Hannah McKay in the hit show Dexter, or as Sarah Walker in the NBC series Chuck.

Thomas Jane


Thomas Jane will likely be in Toronto through to February for his role in season four of The Expanse. You may remember seeing him in movies like Deep Blue Sea, The Punisher, 1922 and most recently The Predator.

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