Shirley Cheechoo

Actress, Director, Writer

Actress, Director, Writer


Shirley Cheechoo was born in 1952 in Eastmain, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress and director, known for Backroads (2000), Moose River Crossing (2013) and Johnny Tootall (2005). She is married to Blake Debassige. They have one child.
Awards
3 wins.

Known For


Backroads
Backroads
Ruby (2000)
Moose River Crossing
Moose River Crossing
Director (2013)
Johnny Tootall
Johnny Tootall
Director (2005)
Silent Tears
Silent Tears
Actress (1997)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressM.V.P.
(TV Series) Mrs. Lemonde - Mad Scramble (2008) ... Mrs. Lemonde - Game On (2008) ... Mrs. Lemonde
2008
ActressChristmas in the Clouds
Betty
2001
ActressBackroads
Ruby
2000
ActressJohnny Greyeyes
Shirley
2000
ActressSong of Hiawatha
1st Old Woman
1997
ActressSilent Tears
(Short)
1997
ActressThe Rez
(TV Series) Simone Crow - Golf and Politics (1996) ... Simone Crow - Dressed Like a Fish (1996) ... Simone Crow
1996
ActressMedicine River
(TV Movie) Candy
1993
ActressThe Wake1986/I
ActressSpirit Bay
(TV Series)
1984
RoleTitleYear
DirectorMoose River Crossing2013
DirectorJohnny Tootall
(TV Movie)
2005
DirectorIn Shadow
(Short)
2003
DirectorPikutiskaau (Mother Earth)2003
DirectorBackroads2000
DirectorSilent Tears
(Short)
1997
RoleTitleYear
WriterMoose River Crossing
(play) / (written by)
2013
WriterJohnny Tootall
(TV Movie)
2005
WriterBackroads
(writer)
2000
WriterSilent Tears
(Short) (writer)
1997
RoleTitleYear
ProducerMoose River Crossing
(producer)
2013
ProducerPikutiskaau (Mother Earth)
(producer)
2003
ProducerBackroads
(producer)
2000
ProducerSilent Tears
(Short) (producer)
1997
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewSpirit Bay
(TV Series) (consultant - 1 episode) - A Time to Be Brave (1984) ... (consultant)
1984
RoleTitleYear
ThanksThe Tunguska Project
(Documentary) (many thanks to)
2005
RoleTitleYear
SelfPlace of the Boss: Utshimassits
(Documentary) Narrator (voice)
1996