Leah Pinsent

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Leah Pinsent
Leah Pinsent (cropped) 2013-09.jpg
Born (1968-09-20) September 20, 1968 (age 46)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Years active 1984 – present

Leah Pinsent (born September 20, 1968) is a Canadian television and film actress.

She was born in Toronto, Ontario, the daughter of Canadian actors Gordon Pinsent and Charmion King. Her first film role, The Bay Boy, won her a Genie nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She is best known for her roles as production accountant Veronica Miller in the comedy-drama series Made in Canada, and news anchor Diane Gordon in More Tears and Escape from the Newsroom.


Year Title Role Notes
1984 Bay Boy, TheThe Bay Boy Saxon Coldwell
1986 April Fool's Day Nan
1990 Brutal Glory Julia Woodruff Video
1996 Dick Richards Actress at Starbucks Short film
1996 Virus Larraine Keller
2000 Waking the Dead Reporter from Fielding's Past
2002 Promise, AA Promise Emily Short film
2006 1st Bite Rose
2008 Eating Buccaneers Vanessa
2011 Bend, TheThe Bend Mrs. Campbell
Year Title Role Notes
1988 Shades of Love: The Emerald Tear Jayne Manley TV movie
1988 Glory Enough for All TV movie
1990 Little Kidnappers, TheThe Little Kidnappers Kirsten MacKenzie TV movie
1991 Haute tension Amy Episode: "Frontière du crime"
1991 Tropical Heat Karen Getwell Episode: "This Year's Model"
1992 Beyond Reality Jennifer Episode: "Master of Darkness"
1992 Murder, She Wrote Louise Thayer Episode: "Murder in Milan"
1994 Side Effects Dr. Samantha Budd Episode: "The Last Rights"
1997 Lies He Told TV movie
1997 Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal Olivia Vega Episode: "The 13th Floor/The Believer"
1998 More Tears Diane TV series
1998 Made in Canada Veronica 65 episodes
1999 Win, Again! Julie TV movie
2000 20.13 - Mord im Blitzlicht Eve TV movie
2001 All Souls Dr. Elizabeth Baines Episode: "One Step Closer to Roger"
2001 Rough Air: Danger on Flight 534 Air Traffic Controller Sara Lundattir TV movie
2002 Escape from the Newsroom Diane TV movie
2005 Funpak Jenny Florence TV series
2005 This Is Wonderland Brooke Ryder Episode: "2.12"
2005 Our Fathers Marge Magnus TV movie
2005 Burnt Toast Julie TV movie
2006 Heyday! Movie Queen TV movie
2006 Puppets Who Kill Muffy Episode: "The Hostage"
2007 Grossology Emily (voice) Episode: "Vein Drain"
2007 ReGenesis Dr. Ann Turnbull 5 episodes
2010 Love Letters Melissa TV movie
2010 Republic of Doyle Det. Sheila Lang Episode: "The One Who Got Away"
2011 18 to Life Serena Manson Episode: "Sleepless in the Attic"
2011 Murdoch Mysteries Mrs. Irvin Episode: "Bloodlust"
2012 Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town Miss Cleghorn TV movie


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