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Born in the Philippines and raised in Toronto, Jane McLean is an accomplished actor and an emerging screenwriter.  She began her career in film and television after studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.  Since attending the conservatory she has starred in a plethora of hits and critically acclaimed productions, including the CBC series Workin' Moms, the SyFy series Defiance, the CW hit Supernatural, the Emmy-winning series Dexter, and Warner Bros' sci-fi romance The Time Traveler's Wife - to name a few.

McLean's love of storytelling led her to expand her career in 2016 to include screenwriting.  Since then she has won and placed in some of Hollywood's most coveted screenwriting fellowships and competitions, including the CAPE Screenwriting Fellowship and NBC's highly competitive Writers On The Verge.  In that time she also sold her first television drama to a premium cable network and is a Creator and Executive Producer of the series.  Her current line-up of writing projects also includes a slate of feature films for Canadian-European co-production, and a dark comedy series with The Komack Company.

She divides her time between Los Angeles, Vancouver and Toronto.