Shirley Douglas is a Canadian actress. She played Professor Dunwoody in an episode of Degrassi: The Next Generation in Season 7. She has numerous acting credits to her name. She was the narrator on the television show, Franklin, based on the book series of the same name. She has a star on the Canadian Walk of Fame. Shirley is the mother of Kiefer Sutherland and ex-wife of actor, Donald Sutherland.