Although born in Sudbury, Shannon Lawson grew up in Ottawa and graduated from the Drama Program at York University in Toronto, and the National Theatre School in Montreal. In 1997, she was nominated for a Gemini Award for her role in the television feature, The War Between Us. Shannon won a Gemini in October of 2000 for her role of Marly Lamarr in the TV series, The City.
Features & TV Movies: VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release
Short Change (1989)
Lovely Boys (1992) Teamster Boss: the Jackie Presser Story (TV-1992) Gross Misconduct (TV-1993) Bonds of Love (TV-1993) April One (1993) Babymaker: The Dr. Cecil Jacobson Story (TV-1994) To Save the Children (TV-1994) Family of Cops (TV-1995) The War Between Us (TV-1995) Crabapple Jelly (1995) Butterbox Babies (1995) Heck`s Way Home (1996) Devil`s Food (TV-1996) Face Down (TV-1997) Lies He Told (TV-1997) A Boy`s Own Story (1997) Recipe for Revenge (TV-1998) Sleeping Dogs Lie (1998) Dick (1999) Forever Mine (1999)
Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (TV-2000) Possessed (TV-2000) When Andrew came Home (TV-2000) Scared Silent (TV-2002) Last Call (TV-2002) The House on Turk Street (2002) Bar Life (2003) The Clock is Ticking (2004) Where the Truth Lies (2005)
TV Series – Cast:The City (1999) Bliss (2002) Salem Witch Trials (mini-series, 2003)