Shirley Douglas

Shirley Douglas was widely known for her acting on the big screen. Douglas had an early acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the James Mason dramatic adaptation "Lolita" (1961), "The Wars" (1983) and ... Read more »
Born: 04/02/1934 in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, CA

Filmography

Actor (20)

Degrassi Spring Break Movie 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Degrassi: The Next Generation 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Path to 9/11 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Wind at My Back 1996 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

The Law of Enclosures 1999 (Movie)

Myra (Actor)

Barney's Great Adventure 1998 (Movie)

Grandma Greenfield (Actor)

Woman Wanted 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Mesmer 1994 (Movie)

Duchess DuBarry (Actor)

The Hat Squad 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Dead Ringers 1988 (Movie)

Laura (Actor)

Shadow Dancing 1988 (Movie)

Nicole (Actor)

Loose Ends 1982 (Movie)

(Actor)

Lolita 1961 (Movie)

Mrs Starch (Actor)

A House Divided (TV Show)

Actor

Franklin (TV Show)

Narrator

Franklin's Homemade Cookies (TV Show)

Narrator

Johnny's Girl (TV Show)

Actor

Redwood Curtain (TV Show)

Actor

The Christmas Shoes (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Shirley Douglas was widely known for her acting on the big screen. Douglas had an early acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the James Mason dramatic adaptation "Lolita" (1961), "The Wars" (1983) and "Loose Ends" (1983). She also appeared in the "Dead Ringers" (1988) film Jeremy Irons and the Christopher Plummer mystery thriller "Shadow Dancing" (1988). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including a part on "The Hat Squad" (CBS, 1992-93). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like the period drama "Mesmer" (1994) with Alan Rickman and "Barney's Great Adventure" (1998). Her work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Shattered Trust: The Shari Karney Story" (NBC, 1993-94). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Wind at My Back" (Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC), 1996-2001). She also was featured in the TV movies "A House Divided" (Showtime, 1999-2000) and "The Christmas Shoes" (CBS, 2002). Most recently, Douglas appeared in "Degrassi Spring Break Movie" (TeenNick, 2007-08). Douglas was married to Donald Sutherland and had one child.

Relationships

Donald Sutherland Actor

Husband
Met while filming "Castle of the Living Dead" (1964) Married in 1966 Father of Kiefer and Rachel Divorced in 1970

Kiefer Sutherland Actor

Son
Born Dec. 21, 1966; father, Donald Sutherland; twin brother of Rachel; named after Warren Kiefer, writer of Sutherland's first film "Castle of the Living Dead" (1964); starred as Jack Bauer on "24" (Fox)

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