JanetLeeRose.com

Writer, Actor, Artist of Some Kind

Acting

Acting

FILM & TELEVISION

A Bite of Reality - Lead - Ryerson University
Installing... - Lead - Run Wild Films
The Actress Diaries - Principal - Just Joy Entertainment
Rockcliff Dr. - Lead - Alexandros Productions
Like the Times (Music Video) - Reel Illusions Entertainment
The Bike Heist - Supporting - Rocky Mountain Pictures

COMMERCIALS

Shaw Cable Systems
CSIP
Winners/Homesense
SafeGrad

THEATRE

Mind Games - Lara - Aether Avenue Productions
Women of Manhattan - Rhonda - Railtown Actors Studio
A Streetcar Named Desire - Mexican Woman - Open Door Theatre
The Crucible - Abigail Williams - Tom Todoroff Act Now

TRAINING

Intro to LB Studio - Lewis Baumander Studios
Acting From the Source - Shea Hampton
Audition Techniques - Andrew McIlroy
Scene Study - John Cassini
Acting Certificate - Vancouver Film School

SPECIAL SKILLS

Voice Over, Hosting and Emcee, Improv
Languages – Conversational French, Vietnamese
Sports – Swimmer, long distance runner, intermediate yoga, snowboarder, firearms experience
Musical Instruments – Saxophone (Alto and Bari)

ABOUT

Janet Lee Rose is a writer, actor, artist and filmmaker...

Biography

Her head was always in the clouds or nose always in a book, Janet knew she would be a storyteller from a young age.
      Her journey into film began as an actress in Vancouver. After experiencing the lack of diverse roles for females firsthand, she resolved to write and make films that would celebrate women, diversity and the human condition.
      She currently resides in Toronto.

  • Her most recent success is as Co-Producer on Julianna Notten's "Earth to Avery"​ which was screened at the Montreal Film Festival, NSI Online Film Festival and TIFF Kids.
  • Her film "Installing..."​ has been featured as part of the National Screen Institute's Online Film Festival: View Here
  • Read an interview on her filmmaking on OpenBeast

  • Personal Info

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    Writing

    I’ve lost count of the amount of times I am asked, out of nowhere, point blank with no other conversation starter, “Where are you from?”. Numerous instances where I refuse to answer, or tell them, “Edmonton, Alberta” or “Canada”. They then continue to ask, “Where are your parents from?” and I just roll my eyes, does this person not sense my discomfort? Why does it matter? What makes you think you have a right to know personal information about me, just because I look a certain way? More

    BLOG ARTICLES

    Stop Asking Me Where I’m From - excerpt
    A warm wind caressed Esha's face, the loose strands of her braid flying around her in a dark halo. She stepped her bare feet into the cool sand and looked about the small village, all were asleep; the buildings dark and completely silent, even the rats rested. The only sound to be made out were the ocean waves and the loud crackling of a bonfire, the snapping of wood and the seething hiss of air combusting was too loud and hypnotic to be crafted by humans. This fire's song was different from others, and it stirred a deep fear inside Esha.     More

    FICTION

    Born of Blood - excerpt
    DIANA:
    I actually had to unbutton my jeans... Violet drank so many margaritas, she got such a stomach ache...
    (She fades, looking out into the audience for someone)

    < ANTHONY
    I’m sorry, I didn’t mean to... you know, I miss her too.

    DIANA
    You miss her... that’s funny.
    ANTHONY
    Elaine does too...
        More

    SCREENPLAYS

    "Supper at Sunset" - Play
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    Contact Me

    Janet Lee Rose is represented by Warren Beatty of AAB Talent.Tel: 416-594-0222 email: info@aabtalent.com