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#182 Mary Walsh - actress, comedian and writer

Gale Force Wins

English - September 12, 2023 17:00 - 44 minutes - 30.6 MB
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Mary Walsh created and starred in This Hour Has 22 Minutes, CBC’s wildly popular take
on current affairs. The series earned her many of her numerous Gemini awards and
showcased her dynamic range of characters, including the flagrantly outspoken ‘Marg
Walsh wrote, produced and starred in the Gemini award winning series Hatching,
Matching and Dispatching, which returned to CBC in 2017 as a feature length
presentation called A Christmas Fury, with Walsh and the original cast reprising their
roles. In 2017 she released her debut novel, a Canadian best-seller, Crying For The
Walsh’s recent TV credits include CBC’s Hudson & Rex, Global’s Rookie Blue, HBO
Canada’s Sensitive Skin, CBC’s Little Dog for which she was nominated for a 2020
Canadian Screen Award, and numerous guest appearances on This Hour Has 22
Minutes.In 2022 Walsh wrote, directed, and produced the second season of The Missus
Downstairs, a webseries for Bell FibeTV1, with season 3 currently in development.
Select feature film credits include The Grand Seduction and Closet Monster (Official
selections at TIFF 2014 and 2015, respectively), Mambo Italiano and Terror Train. In
2020 she appeared in a leading role in Helen Shaver’s first feature film Happy Place, for
which she won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2021 Walsh
wrote directed and produced her first short film, Dad and the Fridge Box, which can be
found on CBC Gem.
Outside of the film, TV and theatre world, Mary is an outspoken advocate for mental
health and addiction awareness as a spokesperson for Bell Let’s Talk.
Among her many awards and doctorates, Mary is the recipient of the Order of Canada,
the Governor General’s Lifetime Achievement Award in the Performing Arts, and the
CSA’s Earle Grey Award for lifetime achievement in television acting.

Gale Force Wins exists to help individuals and companies tell their stories and inspire more optimism in people, products, our economy and our lives. The podcast focuses on conversations with leaders, business owners and change-makers THAT INSPIRE...diving deep with each guest to uncover their wins and the stories behind them.

Unique Value Proposition

Our point of difference lies in our Gale Force Content Creation Technique which includes 3 key elements:
1 - BRILLIANT STORYTELLING: We grasp the bigger purpose and strategy behind the content we’re creating, practice active listening to be flexible in the moment while prepping and interviewing our subjects, and get to the heart of the brand by unearthing the stories from the people who can tell them best.
2 - AUTHENTICITY: Unscripted. Real footage. Real people. Real stories. Really good content to use in your external marketing or internal communications that will resonate.
3 - SPEED & EASE: From our technological tools to our strategic yet agile approach to content creation, part of our secret sauce is we are resource friendly with your time and money, unobtrusive, and we’ve refined our process that allows you to get your content quickly and easily.
#galeforcewins is an inspirational podcast with New episodes every Tuesday evening on Youtube or wherever you get your podcasts.

#galeforcewins is an inspirational podcast with New episodes every Tuesday evening on Youtube or wherever you get your podcasts.

We also launched Gale Force Wins on the Rogers Television Network in St. John's on January 31st 2023 with a series of 12 episodes.

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