Home Cast Members Martha Henry

Martha Henry


B: February 17, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan

D: October 21, 2021 in Stratford, Ontario

Often referred to as “the first lady of the Canadian stage,” Martha Henry was 83 when she died of cancer at her home in Stratford, Ontario. Her passing came just 12 days after she gave her final performance in Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women at the festival on October 9.

Also see: Remembering Martha Henry.
Learn more about Martha Henry.
Also see: Shakespeare in Love, Revisited.

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

Twelfth Night (TV-1964)
The Three Musketeers (TV-1969)

The Human Journey: The Early Years (TV-1970, narrator)
Back to Beulah (TV-1974)

The Wars (1983)
A Gift for Kate (1986)
Confidential (1986)
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Wednesday’s Children: David (1987, short)
Glory Enough for All (TV-1988)

The Burning Times (narrator, 1990)
White Light (1990)
Mustard Bath (1993)
And Then There Was One (TV-1994)
Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1996)
L5: First City in Space (1996, short)
Karen Kain: Dancing in the Moment (1997)

Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (TV-2000)
The Republic of Love (2003)
Clean (2004)
H20: The Last Prime Minister (TV-2004)

Unless (2016)
Into Invisible Light (2018)

TV Series – Cast:
Daniel Deronda (1070, mini-series)
Talking to a Stranger (1971, mini-series)
The Newcomers (1977)

Empire Inc. (1985, mini-series)

At the Hotel (2006, mini-series)

Unless, 2016, movie, poster,
Poster for Unless courtesy of Mongreal Media.