Canada’s Walk of Fame is going to be adding a few more recognizable names tonight as the annual bash takes place at the Liberty Grand in Toronto.
The inductees who will be named include David Suziki; well known environmentalist.
Sprinter Donovan Bailey; the first Canadian to legally break the 10 second 100 metre, previously held the world record for the 100metres, and a gold medal winner.
— Donovan Bailey (@donovanbailey) November 15, 2017
Actor Anna Paquin; known for her work on The Piano, True Blood, and X-Men: Days of Future Past, the first Millennial to be nominated and win an Academy Award.
As well as posthumously awarded stars to civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond, business leader Ted Rogers, and country star Stompin’ Tom Connors.
The gala is expected to be broadcast next year but no details are available.
Image from Canada Walk of Fame.