Camille Mitchell has garnered extraordinary acclaim for her versatility onstage and onscreen. A leading lady at the Stratford and Shaw festivals, The London Times hailed her as a gift to the theater.
Camille Mitchell has garnered extraordinary acclaim for her versatility onstage and onscreen. A leading lady at the Stratford and Shaw festivals, The London Times hailed her as a gift to the theater. In 2011, she appeared as Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate at Vancouvers Arts Club Theatre. For her television role as tough-talking Sheriff Nancy Adams on Warner Brothers Smallville (2001) over five seasons, she was nominated for the Leo Award for Best Supporting Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series. Other recurring roles on television include Evelyn on Life Unexpected(2010); Becca in The L Word; the spiritual Ingrid Rayne on Poltergeist: The Legacy (1996) for Showtime and the hyper models agent Roxanne on Madison (1993) for CTV. Other guest-star roles include Vesta on Caprica (2010) with Eric Stoltz;The Chris Isaak Show (2001) (MuchMoreMusic), Mysterious Ways (2000) (PAX/NBC), _The Outer Limits (1995)with Julie Harris_ (Showtime), and _Peacemakers (2003)with Tom Berenger_ (USA). Films include Concrete Blondes(2012) with Jonathan Rhy-Davies and Frankie and Hazel with Joan Plowright and Micah Barnes. She won Canadas Jessie Award for her portrayal of Ariel in Shakespeares The Tempest opposite Gordon Pinsent at the Vancouver Playhouse and was also nominated for Best Actress Awards for Blanche in A Streetcar Named Desire, Madame Tourvel in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, and Elizabeth in The Crucible. Born in Santa Monica to Hollywood star Cameron Mitchell and Viennese actress Camille Janclaire, Camille was raised in Vancouver, Canada, and studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, England.