Her nickname is Miss Paige.
In 1998, she won a Gemini Award for her leading role in the TV series Emily Of New Moon.
In 1988, she won a Genie Award for her lead role in I've Heard The Mermaids Sinsing.
In 1993, she won a Genie Award for her lead role in The Lotus Eaters.
Before being an actor, she was an aerobics instructor.
As of 2007, she resides in Stratford, Ontario.
She has two daughters. The first one was born in 1988 and second one was born in 1992.
Her father-in-law was a Commodore of the Canadian Steamship Line.
She is married to a canadian actor named Peter Donaldson.
In 1993, she was offered the role of Nadine in the movie Grace Under Fire, but rejected the offer because she did not wanted to move to Los Angeles from Toronto.
In 1989, she auditioned for the role of Annie in the movie Field Of Dreams.
She is the sister of the composer John McCarthy.