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Doris Petrie


B: 1918 in Londonderry, Nova Scotia
D: August 21, 2000 in Toronto, Ontario

Doris Petrie was given one of the first Canadian Film Awards – first called an Etrog, then called a Genie – for her role as Best Supporting Actress in 1972’s Wedding in White. She also won a Dora Award for Best Actress in 1985 for the stage production of Night, Mother, which also starred Nancy Beatty.

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

The Rowdyman (2972)
Wedding in White (1972)
Home to Stay (TV-1978)

War Brides (TV-1980)
Funeral Home (1980)
Starlost: The Deception (1980)
Hot Money (1983)
Heartsounds (TV-1984)
Perry Mason Returns (TV-1985)
Confidential (1986)
No Blame (TV-1988)
Love and Hate: The Story of Colin and Joanne Thatcher (TV-1989)

Kaleidoscope (TV-1990)
Scanners II: The New Order (TV-1991)
Baby On Board (1991)
TekWar: TekLords (TV-1994)

TV Series – Cast:
High Hopes (1978)
Road to Avonlea (1990)

Wedding in White, movie, poster,
Wedding in White movie poster scanned from an original in the Northernstars Collection.