Sheila McCarthy

Sheila McCarthy

  • Born on
    • January 1st, 1956
Sheila McCarthy is a Canadian stage, film and television actress, singer and dancer, best known for playing Polly Vandersma in the feature film I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, as well as supporting character Sarah Hamoudi (Cunningham) in the television series Little Mosque on the Prairie. She's a graduate in Theatre and Art History from the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. In her career, she's won 2 Genie Awards (film), 2 Gemini Awards (television), and 2 Dora Awards (theater), along with multiple nominations.

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Acting (32 Credits)

2020Anything for Jackson as Audrey Walsh
2020The Broken Hearts Gallery as Cheryl Gulliver
2019Christmas 9 to 5 as Rose Stark
2019The Christmas Club as Miss Maggie
2018Isabelle as Ann Pelway
2018Level 16 as Mrs. Denison
2017Still/Born as Sheila
2016Final Destiny as Faradee Gilchrist
2016Milton's Secret as Luz
2014A Fighting Man as Rose O'Connor
2012Antiviral as Dev Harvey
2009Year of the Carnivore as Mrs. Smalls
2007The Stone Angel as Doris
2007Breakfast with Scot as Miss Patterson (uncredited)
2006Cow Belles as Fran Walker
2005Bailey's Billion$ as Peggy Delaney
2004Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen as Mrs. Gerard
2004Being Julia as Grace Dexter
2004The Day After Tomorrow as Judith
2003Full-Court Miracle as Mrs. Klein
2002Lathe of Heaven as Penny
2002Duct Tape Forever as Easterbrook (uncredited)
2002The Rats as Miss Paige
2001Rare Birds as Claire
1999You Know My Name as Mrs. Lynn
1996House Arrest as Gwenna Krupp
1991Paradise as Sally Pike
1991Stepping Out as Andy
1990Pacific Heights as Liz Hamilton
1990Bright Angel as Nina
1990Die Hard 2 as Samantha 'Sam' Coleman
1987I've Heard the Mermaids Singing as Polly Vandersma


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