Sheila McCarthy

Role
Actor, Director
Show
Halfway There, My Hero, Old Love

Sheila McCarthy is one of Canada’s most honoured actors, having won to Genie Awards (film), two Gemini Awards (television), and two Dora Awards (theatre) along with multiple nominations.

 

In addition to starring as Sarah Hamoudi in the Canadian television hit series Little Mosque on the Prairie, she as appeared in:

  • Die Hard 2
  • The Day After Tomorrow
  • Being Julia
  • Orphan Black

 

She most recently was seen in the Festival’s online reading of Old Love by Norm Foster and is directing the world premiere reading of Norm Foster’s My Hero.