She is known for her role as Anne Shirley in the Canadian television miniseries Anne of Green Gables and its two sequels. From to , she starred as Catherine de' Medici , Queen of France, in the television drama series Reign. Follows was born in Toronto , Ontario, the youngest of four children, in an acting family. Her parents later divorced. Her three siblings are all in the entertainment industry. Her elder sister Edwina is a writer, while her brother Laurence and sister Samantha Follows who is married to American actor Sean O'Bryan are also actors.
Lyla Anne Porter is a Canadian actress and model. She is the daughter of actress Megan Follows and cinematographer Christopher Porter. Lyla attended Vassar College where she co-founded the the devised theatre ensemble, Britomartis. Megan, Lyla … She divorced Porter in Lyla spent her childhood days in Toronto, Canada. Lyla Porter-Follows is a Canadian American actress.