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    Nov 29, 2010

    47 TV Actors Who Weren't Born In the U.S.

    Inspired by Andrew Lincoln, who plays all American lawman Rick Grimes on The Walking Dead, being a filthy limey. These are all television actors who play Americans or characters who talk American, but weren't born in the U.S. of mother effin' A. They're takin' our jobs!

    • 1. Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes, "The Walking Dead), England

    • 2. Anna Paquin (Sookie Stackhouse, "True Blood"), Canada

    • 3. Alexander Skarsgård (Eric Northman, "True Blood"), Sweden

    • 4. Stephen Moyer (Bill Compton, "True Blood"), England

    • 5. Ryan Kwanten (Jason Stackhouse, "True Blood"), Australia

    • 6. Ed Westwick (Chuck Bass, "Gossip Girl), England

    • 7. Simon Baker (Patrick Jane, "The Mentalist"), Australia

    • 8. Matt Passmore (Jim Longworth, "The Glades"), Australia

    • 9. Jessalyn Gilsig (Terri Schuester, "Glee"), Canada

    • 10. Cory Monteith (Finn Hudson, "Gelee"), Canada

    • 11. Idris Elba (Stringer Bell, "The Wire," and Charles Miner, "The Office"), England

    • 12. Dominic West (James McNulty, "The Wire"), England

    • 13. Anthony LaPaglia (Jack Malone, "Without A Trace"), Australia

    • 14. Hugh Laurie (Greg House, "House"), England

    • 15. Linus Roache (Michael Cutter, "Law & Order"), England

    • 16. Elisabeth Röhm (Serena Southerlyn, "Law & Order"), Germany

    • 17. Alfred Molina (Ricardo Morales, "Law & Order: Los Angeles"), England

    • 18. Cobie Smulders (Robin Scherbatsky, "How I Met Your Mother"), Canada

    • 19. Johnny Galecki (David Healy, "Roseanne," and Leonard Hofstadter, "The Big Bang Theory"), Belgium

    • 20. Nicollette Sheridan (Edie Britt, "Desperate Housewives"), England

    • 21. Sandra Oh (Cristina Yang, "Grey's Anatomy"), Canada

    • 22. Kevin McKidd (Owen Hunt, "Grey's Anatomy"), Scotland

    • 23. Damian Lewis (Charlie Crews, "Life," and Richard Winters, "Band of Brothers"), England

    • 24. Taylor Kitsch (Tim Riggins, Friday Night Lights), Canada

    • 25. Rose Byrne (Ellen Parsons, Damages), Australia

    • 26. Anastasia Griffith (Katie Connor, Damages, and Nancy Carnahan, Trauma), France

    • 27. Zeljko Ivanek (Blake Sterling, The Event, and many other shows), Romania

    • 28. Allison Mack (Chloe Sullivan, Smallville), Germany

    • 29. Kristin Kreuk (Lana Lang, Smallville), Canada

    • 30. Erica Durance (Lois Lane, Smallville), Canada

    • 31. Laura Gansevoort (Kara, Smallville, and Lisa, V), Canada

    • 32. Glenn Howerton (Dennis Reynolds, Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia), Japan

    • 33. Will Arnett (Gob Bluth, Arrested Development, and Steven Wilde, Running Wilde) Canada

    • 34. Michael Cera (George-Michael Bluth, Arrested Development, and Sal Viscuso, Childrens Hospital), Canada

    • 35. Charlie Hunnam (Jackson Jax Teller, Sons of Anarchy), England

    • 36. Tommy Flanagan (Filip Chibs Telford, Sons of Anarchy), Scotland

    • 37. Kim Coates (Alex Tig Trager, Sons of Anarchy), Canada

    • 38. Donal Logue (Hank Dolworth, Terriers), Canada

    • 39. Malin Akerman (Valerie Flame, Childrens Hospital), Sweden

    • 40. Anna Torv (Olivia Dunham, Fringe), Australia

    • 41. Joshua Jackson (Peter Bishop, Fringe), Canada

    • 42. Morena Baccarin (Anna, V), Brazil

    • 43. Rachel Griffiths (Sarah Walker, Brothers & Sisters), Australia

    • 44. Matthew Rhys (Kevin Walker, Brothers & Sisters), Wales

    • 45. Stana Katic (Kate Beckett, Castle), Canada

    • 46. Nathan Fillion (Richard Casle, Castle, and Malcolm Mal Reynolds, Firefly), Canada

    • 47. Justin Bieber (Jason McCann, "CSI") Canada

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