Canadian Celebrities

How the Property Brothers Use Their Fame to Help the World's Poorest

Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker | Posted 11.17.2014 | Canada Impact
Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker

They're known on television as the Property Brothers. Drew scouts neglected houses and negotiates the purchases, while twin brother Jonathan works magic through renovation. But there's a lot you may not know about Drew and Jonathan Scott and their older brother, JD, including their passion for helping the world's poorest children.

Canadian Country Music Superstar a Bright Light for Children in Need

Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker | Posted 12.14.2014 | Canada Impact
Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker

Author Joan Walker and Canadian country superstar Michelle Wright have something in common: in the midst of busy lives in the public eye, both women volunteer with World Vision Canada. Joan's recent conversation with Michelle sheds light on many aspects of the world renowned singer-songwriter's life, including her deep love for children overseas in desperate need.

Should Canadian Celebrities Welcome Controversy?

D.K. Latta | Posted 09.17.2014 | Canada
D.K. Latta

It seems like you can barely turn around without some celebrity or public figure saying something racially or sexually offensive. But it's unusual when it involves a Canadian entertainer. Recently there was a minor explosion when Canadian TV executive Brent Piaskoski sent out a series of comical tweets ridiculing the behaviour of some Asian commuters at an airport.

Happy Canada Day! Celebrate With Your Favourite Canuck TV Celebrities

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada TV

So many great things come from north of the border -- and we're not talking solely about delectable beer, artery-clogging poutine and heart-stopping h...

I Saw Child Labour With My Own Eyes

Rick Campanelli | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Impact
Rick Campanelli

I felt sick to my stomach standing at a brick factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. These kids have traded in their childhoods, working seven-day weeks so they can continue to stay alive. Just a stone's throw away was a new luxury housing development. Were these bricks used to build it?

Top 10 Fashionable Canadian Celebrities

Posted 10.29.2013 | Canada Style

Looking for some style inspiration? You don’t need to look too far; Canada is bursting with a wide range of fashion trends and style icons. We’re ...

The Most Admired Canadian Is..

The Huffington Post Canada | Jacqueline Delange | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada

Environmentalist David Suzuki is the most admired Canadian, according to a poll from Angus Reid Global. Suzuki garnered admiration from 57 per cen...

LOOK: Canadian Celebrity Dropouts

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Living

It’s nearly time for students to hit the books, and while it’s tooootally worthwhile to stay in school, some Canadian celebrities had other plans....

VOTE: Is Rachel McAdams Canada's Sweetheart?

Huffington Post Canada | Stefani Forster | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Style

Ask anyone north of the border who their favourite Canadian actress is, and Rachel McAdams's name is bound to come up. It's not hard to see why she...

Three Canadian Celebs Give the Greatest Gift

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

In the Christmas story, three wise men journeyed over great distances to bring gifts to a child. Meet three caring Canadian celebrities -- Colin Mochrie, Rick Campanelli and Tyler Medeiros -- who have dropped everything to travel overseas with World Vision Canada, using their fame to bring hope to millions of children around the world.

Which Canadians Are On Santa's Naughty List This Year?

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Living

Wondering what it takes to get on Santa's good side? Apparently, don't go into politics, and don't have anything to do with the NHL. "All the hocke...

Sexy Green Canadian Celebrities

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.20.2012 | Canada Living

With Earth Day just around the corner, celebrities have already started spreading the green love. Some launch eco-friendly fashion lines, while others...