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Top 10 Canadians on U.S. TV Named

June 13, 2002

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BANFF, Alberta (AP) _ Actors Raymond Burr, Jim Carrey and Michael J. Fox head a new list of the top Canadians in U.S. television compiled for this year’s Banff Television Festival.

The list of ``Top 10 Canadians in U.S. Television″ also includes actors Lorne Greene and William Shatner; comedian Rich Little; journalists Peter Jennings, Robert MacNeil and Morley Safer; and game-show host Alex Trebek.

A panel of Canadian television industry figures chose the celebrity exports for the Top 10, announced earlier this week, from a list compiled by the Banff Television Foundation.

Included on the list of ``The Famous 50 faces of 50 Years of Canadian Television″ are singers Celine Dion and Anne Murray, and comedy shows ``Kids in the Hall″ and ``SCTV.″

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