Biography

Polly Shannon (born 1 September 1973) is a Canadian actress. Shannon was born in Kingston, Ontario, and raised in Aylmer, Quebec.

She is best known for her portrayal of Margaret Trudeau in the 2002 miniseries Trudeau, a film about the late Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau.

In 1999, she appeared as Jen in an episode of the Canadian horror series, The Hunger.

She attended Philemon Wright High School in Gatineau.

She has a younger brother Micah and a half-sister Kaitlin.

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Polly Shannon (born 1 September 1973) is a Canadian actress. Shannon was born in Kingston, Ontario, and raised in Aylmer, Quebec.

She is best known for her portrayal of Margaret Trudeau in the 2002 miniseries Trudeau, a film about the late Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau.

In 1999, she appeared as Jen in an episode of the Canadian horror series, The Hunger.

She attended Philemon Wright High School in Gatineau.

She has a younger brother Micah and a half-sister Kaitlin.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Polly Shannon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1973-09-01

Place of Birth Kingston, Ontario, Canada

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2009 Hydra as Dr. Valerie Cammon
2008 Hide as Jenny
2006 Jesse Stone: Night Passage as Abby Taylor
2005 Lie with Me as Victoria
2005 Jesse Stone: Stone Cold as Abby Taylor
2004 Camp Hollywood as Herself
2004 Ham & Cheese as Lucy (MOW Detective)
2004 Direct Action as Billie Ross
2003 Cold Case(1 episode)
2003 Do or die as Ruth Hennessey
2002 Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye(2 episodes)
2002 Puppets Who Kill(1 episode)
2002 CSI: Miami(1 episode)
2002 Men with Brooms as Joanne
2002 Street Time(5 episodes)
2002 Trudeau as Margaret Trudeau
2001 The Triangle as Julia Lee
2001 Doc(1 episode)
2001 Harvard Man as Juliet
2000 The Stalking of Laurie Show as Christine
2000 Daydream Believers: The Monkees Story as Phyllis Nesmith
1999 The Sheldon Kennedy Story as Jana
1999 The Girl Next Door as Fiona Winters
1999 Twice in a Lifetime(2 episodes)
1998 Highlander: The Raven(1 episode)
1998 Dirty Work as Toni-Ann
1998 Hard to Forget as Sandra/Nick Applewhite
1998 Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension(1 episode)
1997 End of Summer as Maid
1997 Snowboard Academy as Tori
1997 La Femme Nikita(1 episode)
1996 Frankenstein and Me as Elizabeth
1995 No Greater Love as Helen Horowitz
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1995 No Contest as Candice 'Candy' Wilson, Miss U.S.A.
1992 Catwalk(10 episodes) as Nina Moore
1992 Are You Afraid of the Dark?(1 episode)
1992 Forever Knight(1 episode)

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