Kevin Sullivan recalls that working with Colleen Dewhurst on the set of Anne of Green Gables was like “entering a privileged world of honesty and humor.” Having been a long time fan of her work in the film and theater industry, he had always pictured the talented actress in the role of Marilla. Here is a direct excerpt from Colleen’s autobiography in which Kevin explains his own goals for the film and how well Colleen tapped into them.
For lovers of Kevin Sullivan’s Anne of Green Gables films and L.M. Montgomery’s novels, activities to do in Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) abound. Here’s our Top 8 List of fun things to do in Prince Edward Island!