Davies, Glynis

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Davies, Glynis

(Glenis Davis)


Addresses: Contact—c/o 2929 West 4th Ave., Apt. 102, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 4T3 Canada.

Career: Actress and writer.

Awards, Honors: Leo Award nomination, best screen-writing, Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Foundation of British Columbia, 1999, Genie Award nomination, best live action short, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 2000, both for Revisited; Leo Award nomination, best screenwriting, 2001, for Lift; Leo Award nominations, feature length drama—best screen-writing and feature length drama—best supporting performance by a female, 2005, both for Desolation Sound.


Film Appearances:

Three Card Monte, Ambassador Film Distributors, 1978.

Gardener, The Mouse and the Woman, 1980.

(As Glenis Davis) Younger nun, Deadline, Pan-Canadian Film Distributors, 1981.

All the Years (short), 1984.

Nurse, Rolling Vengeance, Apollo Pictures, 1987.

Mrs. Douglas, Stella, Buena Vista, 1990.

Elsie, Revisited (short), 1998.

Coupon lady, Disturbing Behavior (also known as Disturbing Behaviour), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1998.

Buffy's mom, Scary Movie, Dimension Films, 2000.

God's assistant, Lift (short), 2000.

Yoga instructor, The Wild Guys, 2004.

Mother, rich woman, My Old Man (short), 2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Marion, Evergreen, NBC, 1985.

Dr. Georgina Delmann, Sole Survivor (also known as Dean Koontz's "Sole Survivor"), 2000.

Mona, A Girl Thing, Showtime, 2001.

Teacher, Taken (also known as Steve Spielberg Presents "Taken"), Sci-Fi Channel, 2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Andrea St. James, One Police Plaza, CBS, 1986.

Burns' nurse, Last Wish, ABC, 1992.

Brown, Relentless: Mind of a Killer, NBC, 1993.

Franny, For the Love of Nancy, ABC, 1994.

Dr. Taylor, Silencing Mary (also known as Campus Justice), NBC, 1998.

Rose Cullen, Sealed with a Kiss, ABC, 1998.

Audrey, The Color of Courage, USA Network, 1999.

Andrea, Resurrection, ABC, 1999.

A Vision of Murder: The Story of Danielle, CBS, 2000.

Natalia Slavyanska, Frankie & Hazel (also known as Frankie & Hazel—Zwei madchen starten durch), Showtime, 2000.

Nea Friend, The Wednesday Woman, CBS, 2000.

Karen Adams, Bang, Bang, You're Dead, Showtime, 2002.

Ms. Perkins, 1st to Die (also known as F1rst to Die and James Patterson's "F1rst to Die"), NBC, 2003.

Marian, An Unexpected Love (also known as This Much I Know), Lifetime, 2003.

Aunt Mary, Jack, Showtime, 2004.

Kathy Shepard, Desolation Sound, Lifetime, 2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Mrs. Wales, A Child's Christmas in Wales, PBS, 1987.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Alice, Broken Badges, CBS, 1990.

Blair, "Secrets," Neon Rider, CTV and syndicated, 1991.

Paula Farren, "Homecoming," Street Justice, syndicated, 1992.

Inquisitive, John Doe, Fox, 2002.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

"The Trance," The Twilight Zone, syndicated, 1988.

Defense Council Nelson, "Tooms," The X Files (also known as X-Files), Fox, 1994.

Ellen, "Irresistible," The X Files (also known as X-Files), Fox, 1995.

Monica, "2Shy," The X Files (also known as X-Files), Fox, 1995.

Cora, "Dark Angel," Poltergeist: The Legacy, Showtime and syndicated, 1997.

Mrs. O'Leary, "Hangman," Dead Man's Gun, Showtime, 1998.

Vivian, "Eye-see-you.com," The Net, USA Network, 1999.

Fran, "Don't Try This at Home," Beggars and Choosers, Showtime, 1999.

Young Catherine Langford, "1969," Stargate SG-1, Showtime and syndicated, 1999.

Rachel Reid, "A Rising Tide Takes All Boats," Hope Island, PAX, 2000.

Mrs. Kerner, "The Ties That Bind," Mysterious Ways, NBC, 2000.

Tricia Kroeger, "Sweet Meat," The Fearing Mind, Fox Family, 2000.

Daryl, "Return," Freedom, UPN, 2001.

Mrs. Applebaum, "Dead Ringer," So Weird, The Disney Channel, 2001.

Sue Ellis, "Tastes Like Chicken," Wolf Lake, CBS, 2001.

Dr. Baker, "Human Trials," The Outer Limits (also known as The New Outer Limits), Showtime and syndicated, 2002.

Candace MacNeil, "The Devil Made Me Do It," Glory Days, The WB, 2002.

Mrs. Palmer, "Shimmer," Smallville (also known as Smallville Beginnings and Smallville: Superman the Early Years), The WB, 2002.

Mentally ill woman, "Cradle of Darkness," The Twilight Zone, UPN, 2002.

Mrs. Sanborn, "A Big Enough Fan," Da Vinci's Inquest, CBC, 2002.

Patricia Greenley, "Prime Suspect," Black Sash, The WB, 2003.

Ambassador Noor, "Homecoming," Stargate SG-1, Sci-Fi Channel and syndicated, 2003.

Deidre Daly, "Send in the Clown," Dead Like Me, Showtime, 2004.



Revisited, 1998.

Lift, 2000.

Television Movies:

Desolation Sound, Lifetime, 2005.

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