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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!

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  • 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