Lanette Ware-Bushfield

Lanette Ware-Bushfield

Actor / Academy / CMPA Producer / CEO, A WWB PRODUCTION at A WWB Production, Inc.
Actor, Producer and Screenwriter

Toronto, Canada

Member Since:
March 2012
Last online:
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About Lanette

Carrie Everett, FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL, Premiere: 8/12, @AppleTV
Sally, THE WEDDING PLANNERS, Premiere: 3/27 @CityTv
Fran, LOVE BY ACCIDENT: Airs: 3/14, 8PM
Judge Lawrence, DIGGSTOWN, Wednesdays 8 PM @cbc
Resident Graduate: Transmedia Zone
Screenwriter's Program: Toronto Film School
Creator/Writer: #MONARCH7, a sci-fi drama series
Member, Lifetime Member of The Actors Studio, NY/LA
Actor Rep: Characters Talent Agency
Writer Rep: Integral Artists
TWITTER: @workitware
INSTAGRAM: @workitware


  • Black Cop

    Black Cop (2017)
    Film (Drama) Actress A black police officer is pushed to the edge, taking out his frustrations on the privileged community he's sworn to protect.

  • Taken

    Taken (2017)
    Television (Action and Thriller) Actress As former CIA agent Bryan Mills deals with a personal tragedy that shakes his world, he fights to overcome the incident and exact revenge.

  • Pure

    Pure (2017)
    Television (Drama) Actress PURE tells the story of Noah Funk, a newly-elected Mennonite pastor, who is determined to rid his community of drug traffickers by betraying a fellow Mennonite to the police. But instead of solving the problem, Noah's actions trigger an ultimatum from mob leader Eli Voss: in order to protect his family, he must get involved in the illegal operation. Noah decides that if he must work for the mob, he will secretly gather enough evidence to dismantle the organization. Noah finds his beliefs and principles challenged every step of the way. Struggling to save his soul and complete his mission, Noah receives help from an unlikely source: his high school nemesis, local cop Bronco Novak. With his law-enforcement career hanging by a thread, Bronco sees the case as his ticket to redemption. Written by CBC

  • The Art of More

    The Art of More (2016)
    Television (Drama) Actress The Art Of More exposes the crime and intrigue behind the glamorous facade of New York auction houses.

  • Four in the Morning

    Four in the Morning (2016)
    Television (Comedy) Actress FOUR IN THE MORNING is an unconventional comedy spiked with a touch of magical realism. The show follows four friends in their twenties as they navigate life at the unpredictable, emotional, but illuminative hour of 4 a.m. Dealing with themes of life and death, love and heartbreak, friendship and betrayal, it's a series about self-discovery, disappointment, and clawing after dreams that always feel out of reach.

  • Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel

    Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel (2016)
    Film (Action and Comedy) Archive footage Surge, cinema's first out gay superhero, is back with more adventure and more celebrity guests than ever before. His nemesis, the Metal Master, is out of jail again in Big City and is willing to play it straight - well, you know what I mean, to reconcile with his estranged parents, but is also tempted to go back to crime by Augur, the enigmatic arch enemy of Omen, the sage and fabled superhero of bygone days. Augur gives Metal Master a special mission, but Surge is in hot pursuit. New friends Wendy, Marvin, and Todd join Surge in the investigation. Needing more assistance, Surge activates the Surgemobile's new artificial intelligence. Las Vegas headliner, Frank Marino, gives our hero and friends a clue to Metal Master's diabolical intentions. Their clash forces Augur to emerge from the shadows, causing Omen to step into the fray. Their epic confrontation awakens The Council, a league of retired supervillains. To battle this new threat Omen must call on her vigilant team. Find out what... Written by Surge of Power Enterprises

  • Pregnant at 17

    Pregnant at 17 (2015)
    TV Movie by Curtis Crawford (Thriller) Actress When Sonia finds out her husband of 10 years is having an affair, she decides to get to know the young woman, Chelsea, he's fallen in love with. Chelsea, a free-spirit who believes in polyamory, brings a happiness and fulfillment to Sonia that she's never experienced before-- especially since her miscarriage which left her depressed and hopeless. The three form a polyamorous relationship until an unexpected turn of events sends all of their lives into a tailspin. Written by Reel One Entertainment

  • Patriot

    Patriot (2015)
    Television (Thriller) Actress A dad who works for the U.S. State Department tries to keep the peace with his two sons, one who's a senator and the other a folk-singing Iraq war vet.

  • Across the Line

    Across the Line (2015)
    Film (Drama) Actress A young, black NHL hopeful living in a racially divided Nova Scotian community finds his career prospects in jeopardy when tensions in his community come to a head.

  • Lost Girl

    Lost Girl (2015)
    Television by Michelle Lovretta (Drama and Fantasy) Actress Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan system and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who takes up the fight for the underdog while searching for the truth about her own mysterious origins. Written by M.A. Lovretta

  • Happy 1 Year

    Happy 1 Year (2014)
    Film (short) by Alicia Bunyan-Sampson (Drama and Family) Actress On the one-year anniversary of her secret abortion, eighteen year-old Charlee learns that her young niece Sam is pregnant. As the truth behind the pregnancy unfolds, Charlee is forced to confront the tragedies of her household - starting with her own silence. Written by Alicia Bunyan-Sampson

  • Working the Engels

    Working the Engels (2014)
    Television by Katie Ford (Comedy) Actress A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.

  • Cracked

    Cracked (2013)
    Television by Tracey Forbes (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actress After an embarrassing and public breakdown, Detective Aidan Black (David Sutcliffe) is reassigned from his beloved SWAT team to the newly created Psych Crimes and Crisis Unit. There, he's dismayed to find his partner is not another cop, but forensic psychiatrist, Dr. Daniella Ridley (Stefanie von Pfetten). The unit also includes Detective Poppy Wisnefski (Luisa d'Oliveira) and psychiatric nurse Leo Beckett (Dayo Ade), with Inspector Diane Caligra (Karen LeBlanc) keeping a close watch over the unique partnerships. Passionate and opposing viewpoints are an inherent part of the job in Psych Crimes, and the answers the teams seek never come easy. Aidan's deep insight and investigative skills combine brilliantly with Daniella's keen ability to decipher human behaviour. Learning to work cohesively, the Psych Crimes and Crisis Unit investigates city's most troubling and psychologically complex crimes. Whether or not the unit is still around in a few months... is completely up to them. Written by Anonymous

  • The Christmas Consultant

    The Christmas Consultant (2012)
    TV Movie by John Bradshaw (Comedy) Actress A sought-after holiday consultant is hired by a workaholic mother to get her family through the holidays.

  • A Mother's Nightmare

    A Mother's Nightmare (2012)
    TV Movie by Vic Sarin (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Actress Vanessa moves fast to claim Chris for her own, taking his time away and distancing him from his family and friends. His mom, Maddie, is disturbed by their sudden relationship and when she discovers a secret of Vanessa's and she uses all her resources to convince Chris to end it. Angered and vengeful, Vanessa accuses Chris of a heinous act that turns the school against him and sparks an online attack. When things get violent, Vanessa plans her next move and Maddie must find out Vanessa's game before she loses her son forever. Written by Anonymous

  • 17th Precinct

    17th Precinct (2011)
    TV Movie by Michael Rymer (Crime and Fantasy) Actress

  • Girl Fight

    Girl Fight (2011)
    TV Movie by Stephen Gyllenhaal (Drama) Actress Frustrated by feeling left out, Haley thinks nothing of it when she criticizes the seniors by posting a note about them on a social network site. But when she comes to one of the senior's aid one afternoon, they strike up an unexpected friendship and Haley soon becomes wrapped up in being part of their crowd, straining her relationship with her parents Melissa and Ray when she begins to come home late, talk back and disobey their rules. Ultimately, the girls discover Haley's online comments about them. Betrayed, they decide to make her pay by ambushing her and beating her up on camera with plans to post the video online to gain some Internet fame. Devastated by their daughter's brutal beating and footage of it surfacing online, Melissa and Ray put their hope into the authorities for justice in punishing Haley's former friends to help their daughter get her life back on track in this story about peer pressure, media scrutiny and forgiveness. Written by Anonymous

  • Donovan's Echo

    Donovan's Echo (2011)
    Film by Jim Cliffe (Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Actress A series of uncanny déjà vu events force a man to re-examine his tragic past, memory, instinct, and future.

  • Supernatural

    Supernatural (2011)
    Television by Eric Kripke (Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery and 1 More) Actress This television drama is about two brothers, Sam and Dean, who were raised by their father, John, to hunt and kill all things that go "bump in the night" after his wife, Mary, was murdered by evil supernatural being when the boys were young. 22 years later the brothers set out on a journey, fighting evil along the way, to find their recently missing father who, when they finally meet up with, reveals he knows what killed their mother, a demon, and has found a way to track and kill it. Meanwhile, Sam starts to develop frightening abilities that include death visions, visions of people dying before it actually happens. These visions are somehow connected to the demon who murdered his mother and its mysterious plans that seem to be all about Sam. When their father dies striking a deal with the very same devil that had killed his wife, the brothers, now alone and without their mentor, are determined to finish the crusade their father started. But disturbing revelations about Sam's part in... Written by Rachel B.

  • Effections

    Effections (2010)
    Film (short) by Lanette Ware (Drama) Actress, Director, Writer, Producer The story of a pill popping executive who's on a spiritual mission and desperate race against the clock to get pregnant in order to protect her billion dollar inheritance. While on a soul searching mission to come to peace with her dying father's last wishes, she gets pulled into a world of Russian mob trickery and falls into a few empty holes her philandering music executive husband and covert extorting uncle have left open. After digging for explanations, she discovers a deep and darkly hidden secret that threatens to wreck havoc on her family's empire. Written by Anonymous

  • Small Change

    Small Change (2010)
    Film (short) by Lanette Ware (Drama) Director, Writer, Producer

  • Choices

    Choices (2008)
    Film (short) by Matthew Jones (Drama) Actress

  • Suburban Girl

    Suburban Girl (2007)
    Film by Marc Klein (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actress Brett, a young woman from the suburbs, is an associate editor at a small New York publishing house, hoping to be promoted when, on the same day, she meets a literary lion, Archie Knox, who's 50 and who shows an interest in her, and gets a new boss, a dolly-dolly Brit. Brett is soon dating Archie, then moves in with him. He's charming, attentive, and gives advice. He also has a history - ex-wives, a distant daughter, a couple of diseases, and a photo album of former girlfriends. It's no fairy tale: family issues (and more) intervene, and Brett has decisions to make. Meanwhile, she's working with a writer who fears peanut butter sticking to the roof of his mouth. Is Archie dinner, an hors d'oeuvre, or a peanut-butter sandwich? Written by <>

  • Music and Lyrics

    Music and Lyrics (2007)
    Film by Marc Lawrence (Comedy, Music and Romance) Actress Cheery Alex Fletcher lives comfortably in Manhattan off the residuals from his 80's pop success and reprising his hits at school reunions, theme parks, and state fairs. But those gigs are declining, so he jumps at the chance to write a song and record it with reigning teen idol Cora Corman. Trouble is, he's good at melodies but needs a lyricist and has less than a week to finish. Enter Sophie Fisher, subbing for a friend who waters Alex's plants; she's a pretty good poet, quick witted, and could do it, if she'd agree. But there's some sort of shadow over her head that Alex may not be able to charm his way past. And what if they do get a song written, what then? Written by <>

  • The Sopranos

    The Sopranos (2007)
    Television by David Chase (Crime and Drama) Actress An innovative look at the life of fictional Mafia Capo Tony Soprano, this serial is presented largely first person, but additional perspective is conveyed by the intimate conversations Tony has with his psychotherapist. We see Tony at work, at home, and in therapy. Moments of black comedy intersperse this aggressive, adult drama, with adult language, and extreme violence. Written by David Fowler

  • Shark

    Shark (2007)
    Television by Ian Biederman (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actress Title character Sebastian Stark is an L.A. hot-shot lawyer, who leaves his lucrative career as defender of rich criminals to join the public prosecution under the District Attorney (D.A.), which allows him to form a trial team of his own, consisting of young lawyers, like Casey Woodland, son of a legislator, who thus get a opportunity to learn straight from the master, if they can stand his hellish pace and walk the tight rope between respecting the law while using it and winning whatever it takes. A P.I. helps out digging up factual information. While in nearly every episode a criminal is found out and put behind bars, after testing out tactics in Shark's private mock court, Sebastian often also has to deal with his daughter Julie, who surprisingly chose after Shark's divorce to live with him rather then her mother in New York. Written by KGF Vissers

  • Without a Trace

    Without a Trace (2007)
    Television by Hank Steinberg (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress As any detective can tell you, investigating missing property or deaths is comparatively easy compared to elusive missing people. However in New York City, there is a special unit of the FBI that is designed to find them. Using the vast resources of their bureau, the team, lead by Agent Jack Malone, race against time in the tight 72 hour window after a disappearance while hope for a recovery is still typically possible. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (

  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent

    Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2005 - 2006)
    Television by Dick Wolf (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress This show centers on the NYPD's Major Case Squad (and the offbeat, Sherlock Holmes-like Detective Robert Goren) in its efforts to stop the worst criminal offenders in New York. It also puts a new twist to the "Law & Order" formula: now, in each episode, we see the crimes as they are planned and committed. Written by Brian Barjenbruch

  • Guiding Light

    Guiding Light (2001 - 2006)
    Television by Irna Phillips (Drama) Actress Guiding Light takes place in the fictional Midwestern town of Springfield. In its early years the stories centered on the middle class Bauer family, but later the wealthy Spauldings, Chamberlains, and Lewises, along with the working class Reardons and others, took their own places of prominence, though the Bauers remained the heart of the show. Written by Anonymous

  • Heart of the Beholder

    Heart of the Beholder (2005)
    Film by Ken Tipton (Drama) Actress Based on the true story of a family who opened the first videocassette rental stores in St. Louis in 1980. The family was ruined by a corrupt prosecutor who had been blackmailed by a religious group because the family refused to remove Martin Scorsese's controversial film, "The Last Temptation of Christ", from their stores. Written by Darlene Lieblich

  • All the Invisible Children

    All the Invisible Children (2005)
    Film by Emir Kusturica (Drama and Music) Actress Seven shorts about childhood problem through the eyes of seven directors. 1) "Tanza": Mehdi Chafer shows a boy called Tanza in an undefined country in Africa fighting in a civil war with machine gun and explosives, and dreaming on having his home and going to school. 2) "Uros": Emir Kusturica shows a gypsy boy called Uros in his last day in a juvenile prison in Serbia-Montenegro without any other perspective but returning to the place. 3) "Jesus Children of America": Spike Lee shows a HIV positive girl called Blanca, daughter of junkies' parents with Aids and the cruelty of her schoolmates in school. 4) "Bilu and João": Kátia Lund gives an optimistic approach of two homeless children that fight to survive working on the streets, collecting beer and soda tins and paper to sell in a junkyard, and transporting shops in street fairs. 5) "Jonathan": Jordan and Ridley Scott show a photographer correspondent of war in pain for his past experiences. 6) "Ciro": Stefano Veneruso shows a young ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Reeling in Reality

    Reeling in Reality (2005)
    Film by Ezra D. Landes (Comedy) Actress In March of 2002, the top executives at the Fox Television Network met on a Monday morning, to exchange information about a new reality program rumored to be in production. The idea had all the makings of "the next big thing," and so a strategy was immediately hatched to acquire the show which was being produced by two young filmmakers, with the backing of a European financier. By April of 2002, production was halted on the show, with no finale in the can, and a police investigation pending. On the advice of counsel, the filmmakers refused to take any calls or answer any questions regarding their show. Since then, the story behind the show has become the stuff of Hollywood urban legend. Now, the producers behind TAKE MY WIFE...PLEASE!, are telling that story for the first time, in a film that goes behind the scenes, and recounts what took place during the making of the show. From the moment the initial seed was planted, through development, casting, and the tumultuous production, Ezra... Written by Ezra D. Landes

  • Surge of Power: The Stuff of Heroes

    Surge of Power: The Stuff of Heroes (2004)
    Film (Comedy) Actress Comic book fan happens upon a merchant who reveals Issue No.1 of "Surge of Power", introducing the wacky world of Big City where Gavin Lucas is out and proud about his comic reading penchant and longing to be a superhero. This science-fiction spoof is complete with mad scientist, Professor Ronald Richards, his nemesis and former partner, Hector Harris who sabotages Ronald's secret experiment (how naughty!) and a classic "freak accident" that causes superpowers! Hate crimes and bank robberies and fear, Oh, my! Gavin enlists the reluctant Professor in zany crime fighting exploits, fashioning a "battle suit" and Gavin's "Surge of Power" identity, repeatedly rescuing the same Young Man and investigating a bizarre crime wave that indicates a new super-villain in Big City more powerful than Surge of Power! Even with input from science-fiction veterans Nichelle Nichols, Lou Ferrigno and Noel Neill, can Surge of Power thwart the evil plans of the mysterious Metal Master? Are capes in fashion?... Written by Victor Stone, Vincent J Roth

  • Succubus

    Succubus (2004)
    Film (short) by Bill Kelman (Comedy and Sci-Fi) Actress Fresh from the looney bin after botching an experiement in her back alley sperm bank, a mad scientist dupes a drunken housewife into her dubious scheme of global domination by turning everyone into lesbians with a diabolical "Lezzy" ray. Only a class full of misfits and a mutant blob of sperm can save the day in this spoof of bad 1950's Sci-Fi and scream queen movies. Written by John T. Venturini

  • Easy

    Easy (2003)
    Film by Jane Weinstock (Comedy, Romance and Drama) Actress Jamie Harris is a young woman that works giving original names to different products. She has a promiscuous life, with affairs with "Mr. Wrongs", differently of her sister that has a steady relationship with her boyfriend. Jamie misses her mother, who committed suicide when she was a child, and her father blames himself for the death of his wife. When Jamie dates her former professor John, for whom she had a crush, she believes she found her prince charming. Meanwhile she meets Mick, the host of a TV show, and they become friends. When John ends his relationship with Jamie, she decides to be celibate for three months, and she becomes closer to Mick. After some wrong decisions, Jamie finally commits with her true love. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Marci X

    Marci X (2003)
    Film by Richard Benjamin (Comedy and Music) Actress While delivering an award to her humanitarian father Ben Feld, the stylish wealthy Jewish Caucasian Marci Feld is surprised by the attack of the conservative senator Mary Ellen Spinkle to her father in the media. The motive is the lyrics of the rap "Shoot Ya' Teacha " sing by Dr. S and released by the hip-hop record label Felony Assault that belongs to Ben. He has a heart attack, and his daughter decides to assume the problem and negotiate a public excuse of Dr. S in the MTV Award. However, the bad boy sings a polemic song on television to humiliate Merci that gives senator Sprinkle the chance to promote the "Buttgate". Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Bad Company

    Bad Company (2002)
    Film by Joel Schumacher (Action, Adventure, Comedy and Thriller) Actress When a CIA agent is killed during a nuclear arms purchase, his partner Oakes, recruits his twin brother, Jake Hayes. Jake had no idea he had a twin brother, let alone that he worked for the CIA. Jake, a.k.a. Michael Turner, has nine days to fill his brother's place. However, the enemy terrorists learn of his secret identity and kidnap his girlfriend/fiancee. He has to rescue them and save New York city from an imminent nuclear terrorist act. Written by Mikey J. <>

  • Judging Amy

    Judging Amy (2002)
    Television by John Tinker (Drama) Actress A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court judge. Karle Warren plays Lauren, Amy's daughter; Tyne Daly is Maxine, Amy's tough, opinionated mother. Written by Anonymous

  • The District

    The District (2002)
    Television by Jack Maple (Comedy, Crime and Drama) Actress Despite having over 30 law enforcement agencies, Washington DC still has the highest crime rate in the US. With politics and indifference being a large factor in this, the city hires Newark PD Chief Jack Mannion, a movie-quoting, lounge-singing former NYPD transit cop who claims he can (and has successfully) cut a city's crime rate in half with his get-with-it-or-report-to-meter-maid-duty attitude, to take over as commissioner of the DC Police. Written by Jeff Cross <>

  • Pootie Tang

    Pootie Tang (2001)
    Film by Louis C.K. (Comedy, Musical, Adventure and Action) Actress Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. Pootie must learn to find himself and defeat the evil corporation for all the young black children of America, supatime. Written by Anonymous

  • Deadline

    Deadline (2000 - 2001)
    Television (Drama) Actress Oliver Platt plays Wallace Benton, a journalist for a New York tabloid magazine called the NY Ledger. He works along side his soon to be ex-wife, and various other people, using his journalistic instincts to get the story no matter what it takes. He seems to drink heavily, and he curses, so he's clearly an average guy, with no super human qualities about him. On the side, he teaches a class full of journalism students, who sometimes go along on his researching "missions," and he frequently uses them to get information on stories he has done, or is doing, to save himself some time. Benton is a smooth talker with a lot of tricks up his sleeve, always searching for more information to add just the right touch to his articles, and he sometimes finds himself using somewhat devious tactics to get that information. Written by Joshua Bozeman <>

  • Third Watch

    Third Watch (2001)
    Television by John Wells (Action, Crime and Drama) Actress The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics in the fictional 55th Precinct.

  • Smuggler's Run

    Smuggler's Run (2000)
    Video Game (Animation and Action) Actress

  • Shaft

    Shaft (2000)
    Film by John Singleton (Action, Crime and Thriller) Actress Cool and deadly NYPD detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade, Jr. in a racially-motivated slaying. The eye witness disappears, Wade jumps bail for Switzerland, and Shaft is livid. Two years later, Wade returns to face trial, confident his father's money and influence (and racial politics) guarantee an innocent verdict. Shaft looks hard for the witness, so Wade wants someone to kill her. He turns to a ghetto drug king, Peoples Hernandez, who's willing to kill for money, use Wade as a route to rich drug customers, and shaft Shaft. Can Shaft find the witness, convince her to testify, and shepherd her through the hail of bullets that Peoples is sure to let fly? Written by <>

  • The Beat

    The Beat (2000)
    Television (Drama, Crime and Mystery) Actress Young uniform police officers Zane Marinelli and Mike Dorigan balance life on the force with their romantic relationships and personal struggles. Zane struggles with the fact that his father is in jail for his mother's murder, and tries to deal with his unstable girlfriend Beatrice, who burned down his apartment. Mike is beginning to get cold feet about his engagement to Elizabeth, a medical student, and his excessive drinking is creating tension in their relationship. The show's visual trademark is its mix of film and video. Written by Azure_Girl

  • All My Children

    All My Children (2000)
    Television by Agnes Nixon (Drama, Romance and Mystery) Actress Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2000)
    Television by Dick Wolf (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress This show delves into the dark side of the New York underworld as the detectives of a new elite force, the Special Victims Unit, investigate and prosecute various sexually oriented crimes, while trying to balance the effects of the investigation on their own lives. Written by Brian Barjenbruch


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