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Ingrid Torrance
OccupationActor, coach
Years active1994–present

Ingrid Torrance (born 1969 in British Columbia) is a Canadian actor best known for her role as a spokesperson on[1]

She is a Canadian actor, acting instructor and author. She has been a television and movie actor since 1994, an acting teacher since 1995, and a coach since 1998. Ingrid is a voting member of the American Academy of Motion Pictures.[citation needed] In 1998, she was nominated as Best Actress for a Leo Award and in March, 2001, she was featured in Entertainment Weekly as a "Breakout" Actress.



Year Title Role Notes
1994 Robin’s Hood Marissa Chaplin 1 episode
1996 Big Bully Fourth Grade Teacher movie
1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy Party Girl 1 episode
1996 The Sentinel Calli 1 episode
1996 Viper Wallace 1 episode
1997 Contagious Young Brunette Nurse movie
1997 The Accident: A Moment of Truth Movie Nurse movie
1998 Police Academy: The Series Carla 1 episode
1998 The Inspectors Inspector movie
1998 First Wave Mary 1 episode
1998 Cold Squad 1 episode
1998 Act of War Katerina Mirova movie
1999 The Net Hotel Desk Clerk 1 episode
1999 The Outer Limits Becky episode: Small Friends
1999 Heaven’s Fire Terrel Phillips movie
1999 Double Jeopardy Maison Beau Coeur Clerk movie
1999 Seven Days Joni Bartlett 1 episode
2000 A Storm in Summer Harriet movie
2000 Higher Ground Chloe Scarbrow 4 episodes
2000 Miracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family Story Alexis movie
2000 Hollywood Off-Ramp 1 episode
2000 The Wednesday Woman Martha Sullivan movie
2000 The Linda McCartney Story Galley Patron TV movie
2000 Christy: The Movie Fairlight Spencer movie
2000 Sole Survivor Michelle Carpenter movie
2000 Becoming Dick Lily movie
2000–2001 Spokesperson
2001 Christy, Choices of the Heart, Part II: A New Beginning Fairlight Spencer 2 episodes
2002 The Sausage Factory Dane 1 episode
2002 John Doe Head Flight Attendant 1 episode
2002 Cheats Marla
2002 L.A. Law: The Movie Lara Becker[2]
2002 The Chris Isaak Show Vickie Wister 1 episode
2002 Andromeda Duran 1 episode
2003 Smallville Wedding Planner
2003 Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Three's Company Mary Cadorette / Vicky Bradford movie
2004 Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed Reporter #3 movie
2004 Andromeda Sakkai Saguro 1 episode
2004 A Very Cool Christmas Michelle movie
2004 Dead Like Me Macy 1 episode
2004 Stargate SG-1 Staffer 1 episode
2004–2005 The 4400 Lucy 6 episodes
2005 Criminal Intent Angela Major
2006 Home by Christmas Madeleine Francis
2006 Under the Mistletoe Diane Holmes
2006 Blade: The Series Trooper Sharon Hirsch 2 episodes
2006 Circumference Elizabeth
2006 Godiva’s Trish 1 episode
2006 Da Vinci’s City Hall Elaine Matthews 2 episodes
2006 Flight 93 Cleveland Controller #2 TV movie
2007 Numb Female Psychologist movie
2008 Robson Arms Alex
2008 Supernatural Mrs. Waters 1 episode
2008 Impulse Melissa
2008 The Auburn Hills Breakdown Louise
2008 Incident at a Truckstop Diner Waitress
2009 Fringe Elizabeth Jarvis 1 episode
2009 The Good Wife (Pilot) Dr. Torrance 1 episode
2009 Killer Hair Client #1 movie
2009 Driven to Kill Detective Norden movie
2010 Elopement Melanie movie
2011 R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour Mom 1 episode
2012–2018 Once Upon a Time Nurse Ratched 12 episodes

Actor Coach

Year Title Starring Notes
2004–2005 The 4400 Karina Lombard movie
2006 Men in Trees Greyson Golka movie
2007 The Assistants 4 episodes
2007 They Wait Regan Ory, Cheng Pei-pei, Henry O movie
2008 Samurai Girl Stacy Keibler movie
2008 Paparazzi Princess movie
2009 Christmas in Canaan movie
2009 Life Unexpected Rafi Gavron movie


Year Title Note
2009 Misplaced Short film

Associate Producer

Year Title Note
2009 Daysleeper Short film

Casting Director

Year Film Director Notes
2009 Daysleeper Daniel Dimarco TV short film


Year Title Publishing Company
2010 Act! a step by step guide to starting your acting career Eloquent Books


  1. ^ Steven Levy (19 February 2001). "Is It Software? Or Spyware?". Newsweek. Retrieved 26 August 2011.
  2. ^ David Bianculli (9 May 2002). "Firm's sorta shaky". New York Daily News. Retrieved 26 August 2011.