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Janet-Laine Green


Janet-Laine Green has been a working actor/director/producer/teacher for more than 25 years. She has some nine Gemini and Genie nominations to her credit and is as comfortable on stage as she is in front of the cameras. The Janet-Laine Green Lifetime Achievement Award is presented by Theatre Saskatchewan. Green holds an M.F.A. in directing from York University. Through her own company, Brief case Productions Inc., she has produced and directed plays across Canada. Most recently she produced and directed the highly acclaimed musical Menopositive! The Musical! In addition to her work as an actor, she has been teaching the subtleties of acting for the camera through Equity Showcase Theatre and for Players academy. She has taught at universities and colleges, ACTRAWORKS, the Summer Institute of Film and Television and is highly regarded as a private coach for film productions.

Also see Booth Savage.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Love (1982)
Chautauqua Girl (1983)
The Care Bears Movie (voice, 1985)
One Police Plaza (TV-1986)
Muder Sees the Light (TV-1986)
Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (voice, 1986)
Bullies (1986)
The Kidnapping of Baby John Doe (TV-1987)
The Believers (1987)
Primo Baby (1988)
Cowboys Don’t Cry (1988)

The Shower (1992)
Quiet Killer (TV-1992)
The Diamond Fleece (TV-1992)
Medicine River (TV-1993)
Family Pictures (TV-1993)
The Circle Game (1994)
Fight for Justice: The Nany Conn Story (TV-1995)
When the Dark Man Calls (TV-1995)
Undertaker (1996)
End of Summer (TV-1996)
Moonlight Becomes You (TV-1998)
Escape (TV-1998)
My Father’s Shadow: The Sam Sheppard Story (TV-1998)
The Girl Next Door (TV-1999)
Babar: King of the Elephants (voice, 1999)
Striking Poses (1999)

Harry’s Case (TV-2000)
The Mary Kay Letourneau Story: All-American Girl (TV-2000)
Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (TV-2000)
Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble (TV-2000)
Thin Air (TV-2000)
Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story (TV-2001)
Haven (TV-2001)
The Limit (2003)
Dead Lawyers (TV-2004)
Niagara Motel (2005)
The Stone Angel (2007)

Verona (2010, short)
My Family’s Secret (2010)
Four Sisters (2010, short)
Secrets from Her Past (TV-2011)
Stand by Your Booth (TV-2012)
The Good Witch’s Charm (TV-2012)
My Gal Sunday (TV-2014)
Dirty Singles (2014)
Wolves (2014)
Born to be Blue (2015)
Hello, It’s Me (TV-2015)
Static (2015, short)

TV series – Cast:
The Beachcombers (1972)

Seeing Things (1981)
The Care Bears (voice, 1985)

Jim Lee’s Wild C.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams (1994)
Little Bear (voice, 1995)
The NeverEnding Story (voice, 1996)

Jacob Two-Two (voice, 2003)
Franklin (voice, 2004)
This is Wonderland (2004-2006)
M.V.P. (2008)
She’s the Mayor (2011)
This Life (2015)