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Encyclopedia > Leah Pinsent

Leah Pinsent (born September 20, 1968 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian television and film actress. September 20 is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years). ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ...

She is the daughter of Canadian actors Gordon Pinsent and Charmion King. Gordon Edward Pinsent (born July 12, 1930 in Grand Falls, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada) is a Canadian television, theatre and film actor. ... Charmion King (born 1925 in Canadian actress. ...

Her first film role, The Bay Boy, won her a Genie nomination for Best Supporting Actress. It was also on the set where she met bad boy actor Keifer ("keebler") Sutherland whom she had a sexual affair with. Unfortunately Keebler had far too many oats to sew and found Leah's bosom unattractive enough to remain in Canada. Sadly Leah has to this day remained unmarried on account of young Mr. Sutherand's caddish ways. The Bay Boy is a 1984 movie set in the 1930s in Nova Scotia, Canada. ... The Genie Awards are given out to recognize the best of Canadian films and television, by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television. ...

She is best-known for her roles as production accountant Veronica Miller in the dramedy series Made in Canada, and news anchor Diane Gordon in More Tears and Escape From the Newsroom. Dramedy, a portmanteau of drama and comedy, is a genre of movies and television in which the lines between these very different genres were blurred. ... Made in Canada is a Canadian television sitcom / single camera comedy, which aired on the CBC from 1998 to 2003. ... More Tears was a Canadian television series, which aired on the CBC in 1998. ... The Newsroom is an award winning Canadian television comedy series which ran on CBC Television in the 1996-1997, 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 seasons. ...

 Actress - filmography (2000s) (1990s) (1980s) 
 1. First Bite (2006) .... Rose 2. Heyday! (2006) (TV) .... Movie Queen 3. Burnt Toast (2005) (TV) .... Julie 4. Our Fathers (2005) (TV) .... Marge Magnus 5. "Funpak" (2005) TV Series (voice) .... Jenny Florence 6. "This Is Wonderland" (2004) TV Series .... Brooke Ryder (2004) 7. Escape from the Newsroom (2002) (TV) .... Diane 8. "Puppets Who Kill" - The Hostage (????) TV Episode .... Muffy 9. A Promise (2002) .... Emily 10. Rough Air: Danger on Flight 534 (2001) (TV) .... Air Traffic Controller Sara Lundattir ... aka Flug 534 - Tod über den Wolken (Germany) 11. "All Souls" - One Step Closer to Roger (2001) TV Episode .... Dr. Elizabeth Baines 12. 20.13 - Mord im Blitzlicht (2000) (TV) .... Eve ... aka 2013 - Thou Shalt Not Kill (Canada: English title) 13. Waking the Dead (2000) .... Reporter from Fielding's Past 
 14. Win, Again! (1999) (TV) .... Julie 15. "Made in Canada" .... Veronica ... aka The Industry (USA) - Pawn to King Four (1998) TV Episode .... Veronica 16. "More Tears" (1998) TV Series .... Diane 17. "PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal" - The 13th Floor (1997) TV Episode .... Olivia Vega 18. Lies He Told (1997) (TV) 19. Dick Richards (1996) .... Actress at Starbucks 20. Spill (1996) .... Larraine Keller ... aka Acid Death (Europe: English title: video title) ... aka Virus (Canada: English title: TV title) 21. "Side Effects" - The Last Rights (1994) TV Episode .... Dr. Samantha Budd 22. "Murder, She Wrote" - Murder in Milan (1992) TV Episode .... Louise Thayer 23. "Beyond Reality" - Master of Darkness (1992) TV Episode .... Jennifer 24. "Sweating Bullets" ... aka Tropical Heat - This Year's Model (1991) TV Episode .... Karen Getwell 25. "Haute tension" - Frontière du crime (1991) TV Episode .... Amy 26. The Little Kidnappers (1990) (TV) .... Kirsten MacKenzie 
 27. Brutal Glory (1989) (V) .... Julia Woodruff 28. Glory Enough for All (1988) (TV) 29. Shades of Love: The Emerald Tear (1988) (TV) .... Jayne Manley 30. April Fool's Day (1986/I) (as Leah King Pinsent) .... Nan Youngblood 31. The Bay Boy (1984) .... Saxon Coldwell ... aka Un printemps sous la neige (Canada: French title) (France) ... aka Bad Company (USA: video box title) 

Filmography as: Actress, Self

Self - filmography

 1. The 2nd Annual Canadian Comedy Awards (2001) (TV) .... Herself 2. "Life and Times" - The Life and Times of Gordon Pinsent (2000) TV Episode .... Herself 3. The 2000 Canadian Comedy Awards (2000) (TV) .... Herself 

  Results from FactBites:
Gordon Pinsent - Northern Stars (786 words)
Yet on July 12 1930, it's almost certain that Steve and Flossy Pinsent never imagined, while gazing into their sleepy newborn's eyes, that he would one day grow up to become a Canadian icon – one who's recognized wherever he goes.
Pinsent barely knew one end of a horse from the other.
Not content to rest on his abundant accomplishments, in 2005, at the age of 75 he embarked on yet another project near and dear to his heart.
Patrice L'Ecuyer and Leah Pinsent to Co-host 23rd Banff Rockie Awards Show - Media Information - BANFF 2002 (703 words)
Pinsent's recent films include A Promise, a film with her father, the legendary Canadian actor Gordon Pinsent, which will be in film festivals this fall and spring 2003, and Rough Air with Eric Roberts.
Pinsent went on to study acting in the U.S. where she performed in a variety of theatrical productions in Los Angeles.
Pinsent also appeared in the television movies Lies He Told, Glory Enough For All, The Emerald Tear, and has guest starred in such series as PSI Factor, Side Effects, and Murder, She Wrote.
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