Richard Farnsworth’s film biography is full of notable entries. Although he started as a a stunt man, Richard Farnsworth later in his career was capable of the subtle and delicate performance he gave as Matthew Cuthbert in Anne of Green Gables. Richard is a true embodiment of Matthew, and even off camera his real personality is one of a shy and gentle soul.
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Megan Follows, Tony Award-winner Colleen Dewhurst and Academy Award-nominee Richard Farnsworth give unparalleled performances in this critically acclaimed motion picture based on the international best-selling novel. Filmed amidst the spectacular scenery of Prince Edward Island, Canada, this Emmy Award-winning production follows the provocative life drama of orphan Anne Shirley (Megan Follows), from her struggles as an adolescent to her triumphs as a young woman. The result is a delicate epic full of wit, style and emotional power.