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Shelley Thompson

Shelly Thompson, actress,

Shelley Thompson played the part of Barb Lahey on Trailer Park Boys. She spent much of her life and career in England and trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. In all, she lived and worked in England from 1983 until 1997. She returned to Canada to be a leading player at the newly created Atlantic Theatre Festival in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, where she settled. Thompson has appeared in leading roles in London’s West End and at the Royal National Theatre. She also appeared at numerous repertory theatres in Britain, always as a leading player. Her character work as an animation voice artist has included voices for Japanese Manga series and for the Dreamworks studio.

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

Morons from Outer Space (1985)
The Holcroft Covenant (1985)
Labyrinth (1986)

Just Like a Woman (1992)
We’re Back! A Dinosaur’s Story (voice, 1993)
The Forgotten Toys (1995, short)
When Innocence Is Lost (TV-1997)

Blessed Stranger: After Flight 111 (TV-2000)
Sex & the Single Mom (TV-2003)
More Sex & the Single Mom (TV-2005)
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006)
Say Goodnight to the Bad Guys (TV-2008)

Wake (2010, short)
Bunker 6 (2013)
Two Penny Road Kill (2013, short)
Trailer Park Boys 3: Don’t Legalize It (2014)
Splinters (2018)

TV Series – Cast:
Mike & Angelo (1989-1994)

Trailer Park Boys (2001-2007, 2014)
Trudeau (2002, mini-series)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Becoming Laura (1982)

Drop the Dead Monkey (1993)

G-Spot (2009)

Backbencher (2010)
Haven (2012)

Credits as a Director:
Dawn, Her Dad & the Tractor (2020)

Credits as a Screenwriter:
Dawn, Her Dad & the Tractor (2020)

Splinter, movie, poster,

Dawn, Her Dad & the Tractor, movie, poster,