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Proudly made in Toronto, author, wife of Canadian actor Yannick Bisson, mother to three 20-something daughters
Shantelle was born and raised in Toronto, and splits her time with her family between T.O. and Los Angeles. A performer for 20+ years, Shantelle turned her creative attention to writing and developing TV show concepts in 2008. In 2013, she put pen to paper and started crafting her debut novel, BLACK PICKET FENCE, which she is currently shopping. She is also working on a series of non-fiction “how to” books.
Shantelle is passionate about giving back to her community, supporting causes such as Childhood Cancer Canada as co-chair of The Purple Party, Camp Ooch, Bridgepoint Hospital, and Artists for Peace & Justice, supporting children in Haiti.
Along with being a writer, producer and actress, Shantelle has three beautiful daughters, and three four-legged sons (two boxers and one english bulldog!) with husband, Yannick Bisson, star of Canada’s number one drama series, Murdoch Mysteries.