Joely Collins

Joely Collins (born August 8, 1972) is a Canadian-English actress and producer. She is the daughter of Andrea Bertorelli and English musician Phil Collins.[1]

Joelie Collins
Born (1972-08-08) August 8, 1972 (age 47)
  • Producer
  • actress
Years active1993–present
Stefan Buitelaar (m. 2008)


Born and raised largely in Vancouver, British Columbia, Collins studied at the Vancouver Youth Theatre, and later at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. She was named Canada's "Best Leading Actress" at the age of 22 for her work on the television series Madison. She appeared on the long-running drama Cold Squad. In 2009, she co-founded StoryLab Productions and produced the award-winning feature film Becoming Redwood.[citation needed]

Collins won the award for Best Actress in a Canadian Film at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards 2004 for The Love Crimes of Gillian Guess.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

Collins married Dutch-born Stefan Buitelaar on August 23, 2008, in Leiden, Netherlands.[3][4] On October 26, 2009, Collins gave birth to their daughter.[5]



Year Title Role Notes
1995 Hideaway Linda
1995 Deadly Sins Polly
1998 Urban Safari Girl Friend
1999 Summer Love: The Documentary Host
2003 Defining Edward Anna
2004 The Final Cut Legz the Tattoo Artist
2004 A Clown's Gift Julie Short film
2004 Ill Fated Beth
2006 Almost Heaven Taya
2007 Joannie Learns to Cook Joannie Short film
2009 Kick Me Down Peaches
2011 What Could Have Been Catherine
2012 Becoming Redwood Social Worker - Producer
2020 Brahms: The Boy II Mary


Year Title Role Notes
1994 Madison Rachael Langston Episode: "Kiss of Life"
1994 Neon Rider Barb Recurring role (5 episodes)
1994 Moment of Truth: To Walk Again Kelly TV film
1995 Beauty's Revenge Cheryl's girlfriend TV film
1995 Action Man Natalie Episodes: "Explosive Situation", "Ancient History", "Rogue Moons"
1995 The New Adventures of Madeline Additional Voices TV series
1996 Hurricanes (voice) Recurring role (7 episodes)
1996 Annie O Robin TV film
1996 Generation X Jeannie TV film
1996 Home Song Erin TV film
1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy Emily Episode: "Sins of the Father"
1997 Madison Rachael Langston Episode: "Is Jesus in the House?"
1997 North of 60 Katherine Mulcahy Episodes: "The Smell of Violets", "A Sparrow Falls"
1998 Viper Daph Episode: "Breakout"
1998 Diamond Girl Claire Barnard TV film
1998 First Wave Anita Episode: "Undesirables"
1998 Da Vinci's Inquest Sioux Episode: "Known to the Ministry"
1999 Da Vinci's Inquest Sioux Episode: "Final Chapter"
1999 Night Man Episode: "Sixty Minute Man"
1999 Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge Laurino's Assistant TV film
2000 The Dinosaur Hunter Betty Jean TV film
2000-2005 Cold Squad Christine Wren Main role (56 episodes)
2001 MythQuest Isis Episodes: "Isis & Osiris: Parts 1 & 2"
2004 The Love Crimes of Gillian Guess Gillian Guess TV film
2004 Da Vinci's Inquest Linda Davis Episodes: "Wash the Blood Out of the Ring", "You Promised Me a Celebrity", "First the Seducing Then the Screwing"
2005 The Dead Zone Erica Carter Episode: "The Collector"
2006 The Collector Kandyse Crown Episode: "The Spy"
2006 Northern Town Barbara TV series
2006 Four Extraordinary Women Caryl TV film
2015 Coded Rachel TV Series


  1. ^ "Hello! Daily News - Phil Collins becomes grandfather". Archived from the original on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2014-05-04.
  2. ^ "'Elvis Costello of movies' wins top local prize". The Province, January 20, 2005.
  3. ^ "Dochter Phil Collins trouwt in Leiden" Archived 2009-09-14 at the Wayback Machine. De Telegraaf, August 24, 2008.
  4. ^ "Is it Phil Collins or Steptoe and daughter?", Mail Online. August 26, 2008.
  5. ^ "It's A Groovy Kind of Love: Phil Collins beams as he meets his new granddaughter for the first time", Mail Online. November 19, 2009.

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