18 of the richest Canadian celebrities and how much they’re worth

It’s no secret that Canada boasts an impressive talent pool of actors, singers, tech gurus and business moguls, all of whom are worth a lot, and we mean a lot.

Although Canada’s richest people live mostly under the radar, with the families behind huge companies including Saputo, Couche-Tard and Jean-Coutu all based right here in Quebec, the true north is home to countless celebrities who have made fortunes from being top names in their respective industries.

A few notable Canadian celebrities who have made millions include Justin Bieber, Celine Dion, Drake, James Cameron and Shania Twain, but which famous celebrities are worth the most?

We’ve rounded up Canada’s richest celebrities (pulled from data via Celebrity Net Worth) and exactly how much they’re worth.

Rachel McAdams – $25 million

Born and raised in London, Ontario, Rachel McAdams is mainly known for her roles in hit films such as Mean Girls, The Notebookand The vowto name just a few roles that have allowed the Canadian actress to amass a net worth of $25 million in celebrity net worth.

Sandra Oh — $25 million

Known for her iconic role in Grey’s Anatomy, among many other notable roles in film and television, Sandra Oh, who hails from the suburbs of Ottawa, has managed to earn a whopping net worth of $25 million.

Avril Lavigne – $60 million

Avril Lavigne, who grew up in Pickering, Ontario, got her start back in the early 2000s with hits like “Complicated,” “Sk8er Boi” and “Girlfriend,” chart-toppers that have allowed Lavigne to amass a net worth of $60 million , on celebrity net worth.

Howie Mandel – $60 million

Born in Willowdale, Toronto, Howie Mandel managed to amass a net worth of $60 million thanks to his background in comedy and his recent years as a head judge on the hit TV series America is looking for talent.

Ryan Gosling – $70 million

Like his The Notebook co-star, Ryan Gosling was also born and raised in London, Ontario. With countless film and television roles, including his most recent role as Ken in the hit Barbie movie, Gosling is worth a whopping $70 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Seth Rogen – $80 million

Seth Rogen first burst onto the scene back in the early 2000s, starring in countless comedies, including the iconic film Super bad.

In addition to appearing on screen, Rogen is the screenwriter behind several popular films, allowing him to amass a net worth of $80 million throughout his career. Today, the Vancouver resident spends his time creating ceramics and focusing on his cannabis company, Houseplant.

Michael Bublé – $80 million

Michael Bublé, who hails from Vancouver, British Columbia, has earned millions thanks to his traditional pop and jazz music, which has allowed the Canadian singer to amass a net worth of $80 million. Talk about “feel good” huh?

William Shatner – $100 million

The Montreal-born actor, best known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk on the iconic series star trek, has amassed an impressive net worth of $100 million. While the 92-year-old remains active in the industry, it’s safe to say he’s taken a step back from the limelight to enjoy his millions.

Matthew Perry – $120 million

Although he was born in the United States, Matthew Perry, known for his iconic role as Chandler Bing in friends, grew up in Ottawa and held Canadian citizenship, amassed a net worth of $120 million.

With an impressive and long-standing career, Perry has brought tons of laughter and light into the homes of millions of people. Sadly, on October 28, 2023, Perry passed away at his home in Los Angeles.

Jim Carrey – $180 million

Born in Newmarket, Ontario, the hilarious Jim Carrey has amassed a net worth of $180 million thanks to his many iconic roles in films including The Mask, Liar Liar, Bruce Almighty and Number 23to name a few.

Despite his impressive career, Carrey announced last year to Varietythat he will most likely retire from acting to pursue his work Sonic the Hedgehog 2 one of his last films.

Drake – $250 million

Drake started again Degrassi playing the role of Jimmy Brooks in 2001.

Since then, the Canadian actor and rapper has become one of the biggest names in music, coining the name Champagne Papi. Thanks to his success in music, Drake has since amassed a whopping net worth of $250 million, per Celebrity Net Worth.

The Weeknd — $300 million

Abel Makonnen Tesfaye, known in the music industry as The Weeknd, has also amassed an impressive net worth thanks to his success with albums including Starboy, Dawn FM and After hours, all of which put the singer at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart not once, not twice, but seven times. Since his inception in 2011, The Weeknd has a net worth of $300 million.

Justin Bieber – $300 million

Hailing from Stratford, Ontario, Justin Bieber is no stranger to the music industry. The Canadian singer first debuted in 2009 with his hit single ‘One Time’.

Since then, the singer has topped the charts, toured the world and collaborated with some of the biggest names in the business, all of which have allowed the Biebs to amass a net worth of $300 million.

Ryan Reynolds – $350 million

Ryan Reynolds has certainly made a name for himself in Hollywood, amassing a net worth of $350 million. However, his income mainly derives from his business deals rather than his screen roles.

In March 2023, T-Mobile struck a $1.35 billion deal to buy Reynolds-backed wireless carrier Mint Mobile. The Vancouver resident also sold his gin company, Aviation Gin, for a whopping $610 million to Diageo, a European liquor company in 2020.

Keanu Reeves – $380 million

Although Keanu Reeves was born in Beirut, Lebanon, the actor moved to Toronto at a young age. Since then, Reeves has starred in countless hit films including The Matrix, speed and of course, his time on the TV series, John Wick.

With an impressive resume, Reeves has amassed a net worth of $380 million. The actor is also known for his philanthropic work, donating over $30 million to various organizations and causes throughout his time in the industry.

Shania Twain – $400 million

No list of Canada’s richest celebrities is complete without a mention of the country’s queen herself, Shanaya Twain. The singer, who is currently on tour, has amassed a net worth of $400 million and it’s all thanks to her hits.

Since her debut in 1993, Twain topped the charts with hit singles such as “Forever And Always,” “Honey, I’m Home,” and “Man! I feel like a woman. According to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Twain has sold nearly 100 million albums throughout her career.

James Cameron – $800 million

James Cameron, who is one of the biggest directors in Hollywood, known for his work on Titanic and avatar, was born and raised in Kapuskasing, Ontario.

Cameron made his directorial debut in 1983 with the film Piranha II: The Spawning, since then, he has become one of the most famous names in the business, amassing a net worth of $800 million.

Celine Dion – $800 million

When it comes to one of the richest Canadian celebrities, Celine Dion tops the list with a net worth of $800 million. The Quebec-born singer has sold a whopping 220 million albums worldwide, making her one of the best-selling artists… of all time. I mean, there’s a reason she’s part of the vocal trio.

Despite her impressive career, Dion is currently taking a break from the limelight after being diagnosed with rigid personality syndrome.

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