Janet Walmsley


Born and raised in Manitoba. However lived in Germany, Yellowknife and Vernon, BC. Been in Vancouver now for 7 years. Was Dental Assitant and Hygienist for 27 years, Head Marketer for company for 14 years. Came into acting later in life at 41, Theater first and then Film, TV, Commercials etc. I am a Mother of a son, Chris and a daughter, Jenny. Proud Grandmother of grandson, Maverick and number two grandson on the way this May, 2019. Have been married to my Travis for 21 years. I have written a book about my daughter's life journey with Autism and do book signings and speaking engagements about our life journey with Autism. I am a 4 year Breast Cancer Survivor and have done taken part in events to be there for women just diagnosed.

  • Area(s) of Interest: Writers; Directors; Actors
  • Current Profession: Actor and Published Author Was a Dental Assistant and Hygienist for 27 years Head Marketer for a company for 14 years.
  • Company/Employer: Self Employed
  • Work References or Credits: Guest star on Fargo Actor on Once Upon A Time Actor/Singer on Haters Back Off Guest Star on Package Deal Was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for a Comedy at the 6th Annual Indie Awards in Los Angles. Was nominated and won the Unlimited Woman Creativity Award at the Unlimited Womens Award in Victoria, BC My book, "The Autistic Author and Animator" was finalist at the Next Generation Indie Book Awards in New York.
  • Website: https://www.janetwal.wixsite.com/autismconnects