Toby Tarnow is a Canadian actress who portrayed Anne Shirley in the 1956 TV film Anne of Green Gables. She had also provided the voice of Anne Shirley in the 1954 radio drama Anne of Avonlea and possibly in its prequel, Anne of Green Gables (1954).



Year Title Role
1954 Howdy Doody Princess Pan
1955 - 1956 On Camera
1956 Anne of Green Gables Anne Shirley
1959 Hudson's Bay Little Dory / Little Dove
1960 General Motors Presents
Just Mary
R.C.M.P. Anna
1961 One Plus One
1964 Nobody Waved Good-bye Sister
Moment of Truth Carol Williams
1965 Seaway Anne Ballantyre
1972 The Whiteoaks of Jalna Ruth
1973 The Collaborators Liz Roman
1974 Deedee
Only God Knows Frances Sherman
1976 Teleplay Lana
1980 King of Kensington Janice
1982 Till Death Do Us Part Dr. Honora Freed
1983 Utilities Gilda
1986 The Edison Twins Dr. Karla Jenson
1987 Amerika Helen

Behind the scenesEdit

  • In 2012, Tarnow was awarded the Children's and Youth Theatre Award by the New Hampshire Theatre Awards.


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Actresses who portrayed Anne Shirley
Live-action actresses
Mary Miles Minter · Anne Shirley · Carole Lorimer · Shirley Lorimer · Toby Tarnow · Mirielle Lachance · Kathy Willard
Kim Braden · Megan Follows · Vinuri Ramanayake · Poorni Kamaladiwela · Elizabeth Toft · Barbara Hershey
Hannah Endicott-Douglas · Mandy Harmon · Mary Kate Wiles · Isabella Jacqueline · Laura Eklund Nhaga
Karen Cantiga · Ella Ballentine · Amybeth McNulty
Voice actresses
Jadwiga Andrzejewska · Cherry Cottrell · Anna Bučinská · Eiko Yamada · Monika Bezak · Anna Romantowska
Barbara Barnes · Bryn McAuley · Mckenzie Sullivan · Mae Whitman · Marie Bierstedt · Rina Hidaka
Stage actresses
Jamie Ray · Gracie Finley · Malorie-Ann Spiller · Susan Cuthbert · Thea MacNeil · Tracey Moore · Leisa Way
Glynis Ranney · Tracy Michailidis · Samantha Winstanley · Sharmaine Ryan · Chilina Kennedy · Jennifer Toulmin
Lisa Messina · Marla McLean · Amy Wallis · Melanie LeBlanc · Rebecca Parent · Allyson Pratt · Amy Reitsma
Tess Benger · Katie Kerr · Ellen Denny · Jessica Gallant · Karen Slater · Holly Cinnamon · AJ Bridel
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