Emily Hampshire

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Emily Hampshire
Emily Hampshire at CFC ANNUAL BBQ 2012.jpg
Emily Hampshire at CFC Annual BBQ in 2012.
Born(1981-08-29) 29 August 1981 (age 33)[citation needed]
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Years active1994–present
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Emily Hampshire
Emily Hampshire at CFC ANNUAL BBQ 2012.jpg
Emily Hampshire at CFC Annual BBQ in 2012.
Born(1981-08-29) 29 August 1981 (age 33)[citation needed]
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Years active1994–present

Emily Hampshire (born 29 August 1981)[citation needed] is a Canadian film and television actress.

Life and career[edit]

Hampshire was born in Montreal, Quebec. She is most widely known to international audiences for her role as Angelina to Sean Astin's Michael in the 1998 romantic comedy Boy Meets Girl, and Vivienne in the 2006 film Snow Cake, in which she starred opposite Sigourney Weaver and Alan Rickman.

Having been professionally active in the Canadian film and TV industry since 1996, Hampshire is also notable for her role as Siobhan Roy on Made in Canada. More recently, she has starred in the Canadian series This Space For Rent, Carl² and Northern Town. She also starred alongside Kevin Zegers and Samaire Armstrong in the 2006 romantic comedy It's a Boy/Girl Thing, in which she played the character Chanel. She played Margaret in The Life Before This, a feature film directed by Jerry Ciccoritti, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1999. She also voiced Starr/Nebula on the animated Canadian sitcom 6Teen. Most recently, she appeared in The Trotsky as Leon's love interest Alexandra, in the Canadian indie film, Good Neighbours as Louise, and in David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis as Jane Melman.

Hampshire has also done voice-acting, voicing the character Misery on the animated series Ruby Gloom, Diana Barry in Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series and Alyson Malitski in Braceface.

Awards and nominations[edit]

Hampshire has won a Gemini Award in Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series for Made in Canada.

She has thrice been nominated for Canadian Genie Awards. She was a Best Supporting Actress nominee at the 24th Genie Awards for the movie A Problem with Fear, a Best Leading Actress nominee at the 25th Genie Awards for the movie Blood, and a Best Supporting Actress nominee at the 27th Genie Awards for the movie Snow Cake.


1997Dead InnocentNicole
1998Boy Meets GirlAngelina Milleflores
1999Life Before This, TheThe Life Before ThisMargaret
2001Chasing CainHolly
2002DadDoraShort film
2003In ShadowLydiaShort film
2003Problem with Fear, AA Problem with FearDot
2004BloodNoelle Terry
2006Snow CakeVivienne Freeman
2006Couldn't Be HappierJessica CornwallShort film
2006It's a Boy Girl ThingChanel
2007Cradle, TheThe CradleJulie
2009Trotsky, TheThe TrotskyAlexandra Leith
2010What's the Harm?MarleeShort film
2010DieLisa Meridian
2010Good NeighborsLouise
2012CosmopolisJane Melman
2012My Awkward Sexual AdventureJulia Bowe
2013All the Wrong ReasonsNicole
2013The ReturnedKate
1994Are You Afraid of the Dark?Sandy CampbellEpisode: "The Tale of Cutter's Treasure: Part 1"
1996Are You Afraid of the Dark?HeatherEpisode: "The Tale of the Vacant Lot"
1997Last Don, TheThe Last DonYoung Rose MarieTV miniseries
1997Every 9 SecondsMissyTV movie
1997Earth: Final ConflictJulie PaytonEpisode: "Miracle"
1998Made in CanadaSiobhan Roy3 episodes
1999Seasons of LoveAdult CharlotteTV movie
1999Love LettersGretchen LascellesTV movie
1999Happy Face MurdersTracy BillingsTV movie
1999Mythic Warriors2nd Village Girl (voice)Episode: "Phaeton: The Chariot of Fire"
2000Anne of Green Gables: The Animated SeriesDiana Barry (voice)TV series
2000Psi Factor: Chronicles of the ParanormalAbby ButlerEpisode: "Tyler/Tim"
2000Twice in a LifetimeYoung Blair WilsonEpisode: "Party Girls"
2000La Femme NikitaSatin TateEpisode: "Sleeping with the Enemy"
2000Ride, TheThe RideTV movie
2000ScornAmandaTV movie
2001DocEpisode: "You Gotta Have Heart"
2001Associates, TheThe AssociatesSarah ArrigoEpisode: "Care & Control"
2001BracefaceAlyson (voice)Episode: "The Worst First Date Ever. Period."
2001MythQuestContessaEpisode: "The Doppelganger"
2002Chasing Cain: FaceHollyTV movie
2002Mutant XCharlotte CookeEpisode "Altered Ego"
2002Nero Wolfe Mystery, AA Nero Wolfe MysteryCarol AnnisEpisode: "Poison à la Carte"
2002Eleventh Hour, TheThe Eleventh HourAmy Kimball / MeredithEpisode: "Tree Hugger"
2003Foolish GirlGoth GirlTV series
2003Atwood Stories, TheThe Atwood StoriesChristine AndersonEpisode: "The Man from Mars"
2003Miss Spider's Sunny Patch KidsKatie (voice)TV movie
2004This Is WonderlandEpisode: "1.5"
2004Puppets Who KillSister SelmaEpisode: "Prostitutes for Jesus"
2004Atomic BettyMegan (voice)Episode: "The Doppelganger/Cosmic Cake"
2004EarthseaRosaTV miniseries
20046teenStarr (voice)Episode: "The Five Finger Discount"
2004-2005Miss Spider's Sunny Patch FriendsKatie Katydid (voice)TV series
2005-2006Carl²Chloe Crashman (voice)14 episodes
20066teenStarrEpisode: "Lights Out"
2006Northern TownAmandaTV series
2006-2007Ruby GloomMisery (voice)26 episodes
2007This Space for RentIona GoldenthalEpisode: "Stain'd"
2010Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian TwilightLilly (voice)Video game
2011Republic of DoyleTriciaEpisode: "Something Old, Something New"
2012Hitched for the HolidaysJulieTV movie, completed
2013–presentRookie BlueCeleryRecurring role


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