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Janet Wright

Actress

Born - 8 March 1945, Farnborough, Hampshire, England
Died - 14 November 2016

Plump, thin-lipped, formidable actress with straw-coloured hair whose family emigrated to Canada when she was just a child. A prolific career in films and TV movies followed, mostly in expansive character roles: McCabe & Mrs Miller (1971), Wolfpen Principle (1974), The Wiz (1978), Ladies and Gentlemen: The Fabulous Stains (1982), Brotherly Love (1985), Loyalties (1987), American Gothic (1988), Bingo (1991), Bordertown Cafe (1992), We the Jury (1996), The Perfect Storm (2000), Lola (2001), Rollerball (2002), Emile (2003), Love and Other Dilemmas (2006), Ramona and Beezus (2010), The Tall Man (2012) and Corner Gas: The Movie (2014), her last.