Polly Shannon (born September 1, 1976) is a Canadian actress best
known for her portrayal of Margaret Trudeau in the 2002 miniseries Trudeau, a film about the late Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau.
Shannon was born in Kingston, Ontario, and raised in Aylmer, Quebec.
Men with Brooms (2002) is a Canadian movie centered around the sport of curling.
In the movie, Chris Cutter (played by Paul Gross) is the skip of a recently reunited curling team from a small Canadian town. The offbeat comedy follows the team as they work through their respective life issues and struggle to win the championship for the sake of their late coach.
The cast also includes Connor Price, Leslie Nielsen, Peter Outerbridge, Kari Matchett, Molly Parker and Polly Shannon. The Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip also make a cameo appearance in the film as a competing rink.
Much of the movie was filmed in Brampton; see Brampton Fall Fair. Some outdoor scenes were filmed in Greater Sudbury.
This is believed to be the first feature film ever made focusing on the sport of curling. It is, however, regarded by some curlers[verification needed] as an embarrassment because the portrayal of curling is so poor. Furthermore, the final curling shot, in particular, serves its..., http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0263734