54

Megan Follows

as Anne Shirley

1966-2015

Jonathan Crombie

as Gilbert Blythe

1924-1991

Colleen Dewhurst

as Marilla Cuthbert

1935-2019

Sean McCann

as Dr. O'Reilly

52

Schuyler Grant

as Diana Barry

65

Mag Ruffman

as Alice Lawson

78

Cedric Smith

as Rev. Allan

1939-2010

Jackie Burroughs

as Amelia Evans

81

Marilyn Lightstone

as Miss Stacy

1925-2007

Charmion King

as Aunt Josephine Barry

About Anne of Green Gables

About

Originally released in Canada, the mini-series based on Canadian authorĀ Lucy Maud Montgomery's novel of the same name centers on an orphaned girl in a new home and community.

Trivia

The series won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Program. It also won the 1987 Peabody Award. It spawned a sequel called Anne of Avonlea and spin-off TV series calledĀ Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story, and Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning.