Winnipeg is the 7th largest city in Canada and the capitol of the Manitoba region. It is located at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers.

The city was founded as a fort in 1738 by French traders.

People Born in Winnipeg

Anna Paquin

Winnipeg in People's Lives

Liam NeesonI traveled here in 2001 to film scenes of the movie K-19: The Widowmaker

Milo Ventimiglia: I traveled here in 2004 to film scenes of the movie Cursed, in which I played a teenage wrestler who is secretly gay. I returned in 2010 to film scenes of The Divide, this time playing a young man who has survived a nuclear apocalypse and is now living in a basement fighting for his life.

Ralph FiennesI traveled here in 2004 to film scenes of the movie The Chumscrubber​.

Tatiana Maslany: I worked here in 2002 as a high school student, working hard to save up enough money to support myself as an aspiring actress once I graduated high school.

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