Screen

Writers

This page lists writers of film and television adaptations of the work of L.M. Montgomery released since 1919.

In alphabetical order by surname: Robert Adetuyi | Nobu Adilman | Kate Barris | Leila Basen | Thérèse Beaupré | Kathryn Borel, Jr.  | Jerry Cady | Heather Conkie | Amy Jo Cooper | Suzette Couture | Susan Coyne | Tracey Deer | Rick Drew | Claire Ross Dunn | Shernold Edwards | Clive Endersby | Amanda Fahey | Lori Fleming | Edwina Follows | Dennis Foon | Rob Forsyth | Patrick Granleese | Jean Hamelin | Hart Hanson | John Kent Harrison | Terri Hawkes | Jim Henshaw | Jeremy Hole | Naledi Jackson | Avrum Jacobson | Julia Jones | Michael Kanin | Laura Kosterski | Charles Lazer | Janet MacLean | Michael MacLennan | Jane Maggs | Frances Marion | Marlene Matthews | Jerome McCann | Fiona McHugh | Peter Meech | Sam Mintz | Barbara Moon | Yan Moore | Elaine Morgan | Deborah Nathan | Laurie Pearson | David Preston | Bruce Robb | Ken Ross | Raymond Storey | Kevin Sullivan | Lynn Turner | Moira Walley-Beckett | Patricia Watson | Joe Wiesenfeld | Grahame Woods | Stephen Zoller

Robert Adetuyi

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E04: Boys Will Be Boys (teleplay)

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Nobu Adilman

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S3E11: Command Performance (with Marlene Matthews and Leila Basen)

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Kate Barris

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E18: The Witch of Avonlea

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Leila Basen

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E01: Tug of War

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S2E07: A Time to Heal
S2E12: Love Knots

S3E02: The Return of Maida Flynn
S3E05: Bred in the Bone
S3E08: Had a Wife and Couldn’t Keep Her
S3E10: The Bequest (with Marlene Matthews)
S3E11: Command Performance (with Marlene Matthews and Nobu Adilman)
S3E12: A Man May Work from Sun to Sun but a Woman’s Work Is Never Done

S4E01: Rites of Passage
S4E02: The Taming of Ilse Burnley
S4E05: The Weight of the World
S4E07: A Seller of Dreams

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Thérèse Beaupré

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E10: Felicity’s Perfect Beau

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Kathryn Borel, Jr.

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S2E03: The True Seeing Is Within

S3E07: A Strong Effort of the Spirit of Good

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Jerry Cady

Anne of Windy Poplars (1940 feature film) (with Michael Kanin)

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Heather Conkie

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S1E01: The Journey Begins
S1E02: The Story Girl Earns Her Name
S1E03: The Quarantine at Alexander Abraham’s
S1E04: The Materializing of Duncan
S1E08: Aunt Abigail’s Beau
S1E09: Malcolm and the Baby
S1E12: The Hope Chest of Arabella King
S1E13: Nothing Endures but Change

S2E01: Sara’s Homecoming
S2E05: Old Quarrels, Old Love
S2E10: Dreamer of Dreams
S2E13: Misfits and Miracles

S3E01: The Ties That Bind [Sister of the Bride]
S3E04: Felix and Blackie
S3E08: Friends and Relations
S3E13: Old Friends, Old Wounds

S4E07: The Dinner (teleplay) [Felicity’s Grand Design]

S5E01: Fathers and Sons
S5E02: Memento Mori
S5E09: Thursday’s Child
S5E11: Otherwise Engaged

S7E07: Total Eclipse

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E04: The Disappointed House

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Amy Jo Cooper

I Know a Secret (1984 television episode)

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Suzette Couture

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S1E06: Proof of the Pudding
S1E11: The Witch of Avonlea

S2E02: How Kissing Was Discovered
S2E12: A Mother’s Love

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Susan Coyne

L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables (2016 television movie)

L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables: Fire and Dew (2017 television movie)

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Tracey Deer

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S3E04: A Hope of Meeting You in Another World
S3E09: A Dense and Frightful Darkness (with Shernold Edwards)

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Rick Drew

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E03: Incident at Vernon River (teleplay)

S5E06: The Great Race

S6E09: The More Things Change (teleplay)

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Claire Ross Dunn

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E03: The Stray
S1E08: Lost and Found
S1E11: The Ice Cream Promise
S1E16: Butterflies
S1E26: Anne’s Disappearing Allowance

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Shernold Edwards

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S2E02: Signs Are Small Measurable Things, but Interpretations Are Illimitable
S2E08: Struggling against the Perception of Facts

S3E03: What Can Stop the Determined Heart
S3E09: A Dense and Frightful Darkness (with Tracey Deer)

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Clive Endersby

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E05: A Question of Rules
S1E07: One True Friend
S1E21: Oh, Brother!
S1E24: A Better Mousetrap

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Amanda Fahey

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S2E05: The Determining Acts of Her Life

S3E06: The Summit of My Desires

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Lori Fleming

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S1E10: Felicity’s Challenge

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Edwina Follows

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S4E04: Too Close to the Sun

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Dennis Foon

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S3E07: In the Valley of the Shadow of Death

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Rob Forsyth

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E08: The Tale of Duncan McHugh

S2E08: The Devil’s Punchbowl

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Patrick Granleese

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E02: Babysitter Blues (with Michael MacLennan)
S1E06: Taffy

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Jean Hamelin

Anne de Green Gables (1957 television special)

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Hart Hanson

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S3E07: A Dark and Stormy Night
S3E09: Vows of Silence [True Confessions]

S4E08: Heirs and Graces
S4E09: Hearts and Flowers (teleplay)

S7E06: King of the Great White Way

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John Kent Harrison

L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables: The Good Stars (2017 television movie)

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Terri Hawkes

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E01: Carrots (with Michael MacLennan)

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Jim Henshaw

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S6E07: A Fox Tale (story)

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Jeremy Hole

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S7E03: Davey and the Mermaid

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E03: The Book of Yesterday (teleplay)
S1E05: Paradise Lost

S2E03: A Shadow in His Dream

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Naledi Jackson

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S2E06: I Protest against Any Absolute Conclusion

S3E05: I Am Fearless and Therefore Powerful

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Avrum Jacobson

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S5E07: Someone to Believe In

S6E03: Christmas in June
S6E10: Home Is Where the Heart Is

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Julia Jones

Anne of Green Gables (1972 television miniseries)

S1E01: Episode One
S1E02: Episode Two
S1E03: Episode Three
S1E04: Episode Four
S1E05: Episode Five

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Michael Kanin

Anne of Windy Poplars (1940 feature film) (with Jerry Cady)

Laura Kosterski

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E04: The Best Partner (with Stephen Zoller)
S1E12: The Sleeves (with Stephen Zoller)

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Charles Lazer

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S3E05: Another Point of View [Facts and Fictions]

S4E05: Moving On (teleplay) [Sara and the Marshal]

S5E03: Modern Times

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Janet MacLean

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S2E08: Sea Ghost
S2E09: All That Glitters

S3E06: Aunt Janet Rebels [Aunt Janet’s Rebellion]
S3E10: After the Honeymoon
S3E11: High Society

S5E05: Stranger in the Night

S6E13: Homecoming (with Raymond Storey)

S7E04: Woman of Importance

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E02: Storms of the Heart
S1E07: Falling Angels
S1E09: Wild Rover

S2E11: When the Bough Breaks

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Michael MacLennan

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E01: Carrots (with Terri Hawkes)
S1E02: Babysitter Blues (with Patrick Granleese)
S1E09: Idle Chatter
S1E10: A Bully by the Horns
S1E13: The Avonlea Herald
S1E14: Chores Eclipsed
S1E15: The Swim of Things
S1E17: A Walk in His Shoes
S1E19: A Square Peg
S1E23: A Welcome Hero

Anne: Journey to Green Gables (2005 animated film) (with Kevin Sullivan)

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Jane Maggs

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S2E04: The Painful Eagerness of Unfed Hope
S2E07: Memory Has as Many Moods as the Temper

S3E02: There Is Something at Work in My Soul Which I Do Not Understand
S3E08: Great and Sudden Change

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Frances Marion

Anne of Green Gables (1919 feature film)

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Marlene Matthews

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S2E03: Aunt Hetty’s Ordeal
S2E04: Of Corsets and Secrets and True True Love
S2E11: It’s Just a Stage

S3E02: But When She Was Bad . . . She Was Horrid (Part 1)
S3E03: But When She Was Bad . . . She Was Horrid (Part 2)
S3E12: The Calamitous Courting of Hetty King

S4E12: Home Movie [Jasper’s Home Movie]

S5E04: A Friend in Need

S6E01: The Return of Gus Pike
S6E02: Lonely Hearts
S6E11: What a Tangled Web We Weave

S7E01: Out of the Ashes
S7E08: Ah . . . Sweet Mystery of Life
S7E13: So Dear to My Heart

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E01: The Eye of Heaven
S1E06: The Enchanted Doll
S1E12: A Winter’s Tale
S1E13: The Sound of Silence

S2E01: Summer of Sorrows
S2E02: And So Shall They Reap
S2E04: Where Angels Fear to Tread
S2E06: Rivers of Babylon
S2E09: Pins and Needles, Needles and Pins, When a Man Gets Married, His Trouble Begins
S2E10: Crown of Thorns
S2E13: The Book of Hours

S3E01: Ask Me No Questions, I’ll Tell You No Lies
S3E03: Under the Wishing Moon
S3E04: Bridge of Dreams
S3E06: The Return of Malcolm Murray
S3E09: A Fall from Grace
S3E10: The Bequest (with Leila Basen)
S3E11: Command Performance (with Leila Basen and Nobu Adilman)
S3E13: A Weaver of Dreams

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Jerome McCann

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S2E07: Family Rivalry

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Fiona McHugh

Lantern Hill (1990 television movie) (with Kevin Sullivan)

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S1E05: Old Lady Lloyd [Song of the Night]

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Peter Meech

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E03: The Book of Yesterday (story)

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Sam Mintz

Anne of Green Gables (1934 feature film)

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Barbara Moon

Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Road to Green Gables (1975 documentary)

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Yan Moore

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S5E08: Strictly Melodrama

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Elaine Morgan

Anne of Avonlea (1975 television miniseries)

S1E01: Episode One
S1E02: Episode Two
S1E03: Episode Three
S1E04: Episode Four
S1E05: Episode Five
S1E06: Episode Six

Deborah Nathan

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E02: The Lady and the Blade
S4E11: The Disappearance
S4E13: Hearth and Home

S5E10: Best Laid Plans

S6E04: Comings and Goings

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Laurie Pearson

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S6E06: Great Expectations
S6E07: A Fox Tale (teleplay)
S6E12: A Time to Every Purpose

S7E05: Secrets and Sacrifices
S7E09: From Away
S7E12: The Last Hurrah

Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000 television miniseries) (with Kevin Sullivan)

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David Preston

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S4E03: A Bill of Divorcement
S4E06: Away

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Bruce Robb

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E25: No Anne Is an Island

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Ken Ross

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E20: Marbles
S1E22: A Condition of Superstition

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Raymond Storey

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S4E06: Evelyn

S5E12: Enter Prince Charming
S5E13: The Minister’s Wife

S6E05: The Trouble with Davey (teleplay)
S6E08: Fools and Kings
S6E13: Homecoming (with Janet MacLean)

S7E02: Love May Be Blind . . . but the Neighbours Ain’t
S7E10: After the Ball Is Over
S7E11: Return to Me

Happy Christmas, Miss King [An Avonlea Christmas] (1998 television movie)

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Kevin Sullivan

Anne of Green Gables (1985 television miniseries) (with Joe Wiesenfeld)

Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel [Anne of Avonlea] (1987 television miniseries)

Lantern Hill (1990 television movie) (with Fiona McHugh)

Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000 television miniseries) (with Laurie Pearson)

Anne: Journey to Green Gables (2005 animated film) (with Michael MacLennan)

Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning (2008 television movie)

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Lynn Turner

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S2E05: The Witches’ Spell Book

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Moira Walley-Beckett

Anne with an “E” (2017–2019 television series)

S1E01: Your Will Shall Decide Your Destiny
S1E02: I Am No Bird, and No Net Ensnares Me
S1E03: But What Is So Headstrong as Youth?
S1E04: An Inward Treasure Born
S1E05: Tightly Knotted to a Similar String
S1E06: Remorse Is the Poison of Life
S1E07: Wherever You Are Is My Home

S2E01: Youth Is the Season of Hope
S2E09: What We Have Been Makes Us What We Are
S2E10: The Growing Good of the World

S3E01: A Secret Which I Desired to Divine
S3E10: The Better Feeling of My Heart

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Patricia Watson

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S1E07: Conversions

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Joe Wiesenfeld

Anne of Green Gables (1985 television miniseries) (with Kevin Sullivan)

Emily of New Moon (1998–1999, 2002–2003 television series)

S1E10: The Ghost of Wyther Grange
S1E11: A Child Shall Lead Them

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Grahame Woods

Road to Avonlea [Avonlea] (1990–1996 television series)

S2E06: May the Best Man Win

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Stephen Zoller

Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000–2001 animated television series)

S1E04: The Best Partner (with Laura Kosterski)
S1E12: The Sleeves (with Laura Kosterski)

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