Bette MacDonald

Actor, Mr. D, CBC

Adam Beach

Bette MacDonald
Actor, Mr. D, CBC

Bette MacDonald, Gemini Award winner for her CBC TV performance in the Ha!ifax Comedy Fest, has been making Canadians laugh on TV, radio and stage for over 20 years.

Bette currently stars opposite Gerry Dee in a CBC TV program called "Mr. D.” She has also starred in three national CBC TV series including her role as Canada's most unsuitable Governor General in Rideau Hall.  She has also guested on many popular Canadian television shows and has guest hosted for several segments of CBC Radio's popular Madly Off in All Directions.  She has had starring roles at Neptune Theatre and toured nationally with the Cape Breton Summertime Revue sketch comedy troupe.

Bette has co-hosted the ECMA awards show, appeared at the CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival and was a long-time favourite headliner at the Ha!ifax Comedy Fest.