"I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I've never been able to believe it. I don't believe a rose would be as nice if it was called a thistle or a skunk-cabbage."
This article is about the character from
Anne with an E (2017–2019). You may be looking for Cole Brannan, the character from Ana of California (2015).

Cole Mackenzie is a former student of Avonlea school, a friend of Anne Shirley-Cuthbert, and the ward of Josephine Barry.


Physical appearanceEdit

Cole is very tall with light hair.


Cole is a quiet, kind and artistic young boy who has a love for drawing, and sculpting. He is shown to be friends with both Diana and Anne who attend the same school as him. Later on, in season 2, it is shown that Anne and Cole have an intense friendship which later on helps reveal that Cole is gay.


Anne Shirley-CuthbertEdit

Cole takes a quick liking to Anne, even drawing her in his art book. They become fast friends and he has been seen over at green gables before the winter play. Anne had defended him against Josie Pye after he refused to kiss Josie and was called a freak. He, being as tall as he is, snatched Anne's belonging away from Billy Andrews after he grabbed it from her. During spin the bottle, Anne took her turn and no boy wanted to kiss her since she was an orphan, so he quickly stood up and said he would, causing both of them to be ridiculed, in which Anne pulled him down and kissed his cheek, both smiled.


Behind the scenesEdit




Anne of Green Gables Wiki has 8 images of Cole Mackenzie (view category).


Season 2 (Anne with an E)

Season 3 (Anne with an E)


See alsoEdit

Major characters
Billy Andrews · Jane Andrews · Diana Barry · Eliza Barry · William Barry · Jerry Baynard · Gilbert Blythe · Marilla Cuthbert
Matthew Cuthbert · Ruby Gillis · Ka’kwet · Sebastian Lacroix · Rachel Lynde · Cole Mackenzie · Mr. Phillips · Josie Pye
Anne Shirley · Miss Stacy
Minor characters
Aluk · Mr. Andrews · Mrs. Andrews · Prissy Andrews · Mr. Avery · Bank Manager · Minnie May Barry · Josephine Barry
Mr. Baynard · Mrs. Baynard · Father Beck · Mrs. Blewett · John Blythe · Tillie Boulter · Cecile Chaminade · Constance
Michael Cuthbert · Doctor · Mr. Dunlop · Malcolm Frost · Mr. Gillis · Mrs. Gillis · Mr. Hammond · Mrs. Hammond · Elijah Hanford
Jeannie · Mary Joe · Jocelyn · Kitpu · Delphine Lacroix · Hazel Lacroix · Mary Lacroix · Caleb Lynde · Thomas Lynde
Madam Lyudmila · Mrs. Mackenzie · Sister Maria · Matron · Mimikej · Minister · Mrs. Morrison · Nathaniel · Older Girl · Oqwatnuk
Paul #1 · Paul #2 · Pawnbroker · Mrs. Pye · Miss Rogerson · Rollings · Winifred Rose · Charlie Sloane · Mrs. Spencer
Moody Spurgeon · Mrs. Spurgeon · Stationmaster · Dr. Ward · Woman in Blue Top Hat
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