Toby Tarnow

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Toby Tarnow (born June 15, 1937, in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, Canada) [1] is a Canadian actress. She was the first actress to portray the popular Anne Shirley of Anne of Green Gables in Canadian radio then in Canadian television in a 1956 television movie. [2]



Her most popular work included the part of Princess Summerfall Winterspring on the Canadian version of the Howdy Doody Show on CBC television, a regular panelist on the Canadian To Tell the Truth , a regular role in CTV'S forensic police drama The Collaborators (1973–74), a regular on the children's show, Mr. Dressup , a continuing character on the Canadian soap opera Moment of Truth , and a continuing role in the miniseries Amerika and a children's television show, Nursery School Time with Miss Toby and Hoppy .

In 2012, Toby was awarded the Children's and Youth Theatre Award by the New Hampshire Theatre Awards.[ citation needed ]

Personal life

In August 1989, she moved to New Hampshire.



1964 Nobody Waved Good-bye Sister
1974Only God KnowsFrances Sherman
1983 Utilities Gilda


1955–1958 On Camera Susan / Sheila4 episodes
1956 Anne of Green Gables Anne Shirley Television film
1957–1960 Encounter Doreen / Polly / Nancy6 episodes
1959 Startime NoraEpisode: "A Clearing in the Woods"
1959 Hudson's Bay Little Dove2 episodes
1960 R.C.M.P. AnnaEpisode: "Violence at the Wedding"
1961–1966 Festival Miriam / Sophie / Tansy3 episodes
1964Moment of TruthCarol WilliamsTelevision film
1965 Theatre 625 LilithEpisode: "David, Chapter 2"
1966 Seaway Anne BallantyreEpisode: "Dead Reckoning"
1972 The Whiteoaks of Jalna RuthEpisode #1.1
1972 Dr. Simon Locke AndreaEpisode: "The Perfect Specimen"
1974 The Collaborators Liz Roman4 episodes
1976TeleplayLanaEpisode: "The Italian Machine"
1980 King of Kensington JaniceEpisode: "Green-Eyed Monster"
1982Till Death Do Us PartDr. Honora FreedTelevision film
1985 Star Wars: Droids Voice4 episodes
1986 The Edison Twins Dr. Karla JensonEpisode: "Strictly for the Birds"
1987 Amerika Helen2 episodes

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