Fay Masterson

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Fay Masterson
Born 1974 (age 37–38)
Occupation Actress
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Fay Masterson
Born 1974 (age 37–38)
Occupation Actress

Fay Masterson (born April 1974)[citation needed] is an English film, television and video-game actress. She is also a voice actor.



Masterson's performance career began as a dancer which she gave up at age 11 to attend the Brite Lites Academy in Eltham, South East London. Masterson started her acting career as a child actor at age 14 with her first appearance as Head Girl in The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988), a fantasy-adventure, musical, family film. Since then she has appeared in over twenty-five films and over thirty-five television productions.[1] She has additionally voiced characters in several video games.[1]

These roles include guest appearances on the television series Jupiter Moon (1990 and 1996), Casualty,[clarification needed] Game On (1996) and The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1991).[2]

After moving to the United States,[citation needed] she has appeared in films including The Power of One (1992),[3] The Man Without a Face (1993)[4] and A Christmas Carol (2009).[2][5]

She has developed a following for her characters in the films of Larry Blamire, particularly her chipper '50s housewife Betty Armstrong in The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra and The Lost Skeleton Returns Again.

In spite of Masterson's anonymity and lack of "gossip", she has appeared on screen with: Peter O'Toole, Tom Cruise, Mel Gibson, Tim Curry, Vanessa Redgrave, Chevy Chase, Leonardo DiCaprio, Nicole Kidman, Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe, Jack Palance, Stephen Dorff, Anthony Michael Hall, Rob Lowe, Tom Berenger, Luke Perry, William Shatner, John Cleese and Burt Reynolds among many others.


Year Title Role GenreNotes
1988 The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Head Girl fantasy-adventure, musical, family
1988 Billy's Christmas Angels Hope Drama
1992 The Power of One Maria Elisabet Marais
1993 The Man Without a Face Gloria Norstadt drama film
1994 Cops & Robbersons Cindy Robberson family film]
1995 The Quick and the Dead Mattie Silk Western
1995 Avenging Angel Miranda Young Western
1995 Paparazzo Sadie Prince Drama
1997 Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone Alice Pike Adventure
1998 Eyes Wide Shut Sally drama film
1999 The Manor Dolly Comedy
1999 A Touch of Hope Rochelle Kraft Drama
1999 The Apartment Complex Alice Thriller
2000 Brightness Carla Short film
2000 We Married Margo Take Out Girl One Comedy
2000 Quantum Project Mia Short film
2000 Sorted Tiffany Thriller
2001 Venus and Mars Celeste Romantic comedy
2001 Drive, She Said Her Short film
2002 Johnson County War Clara Jager Western
2003 The Lone Ranger Grace Hartman Western
2004 Rancid Monica Klein Action
2004 Paparazzi Marcy Action
2004 Happily Even After Elizabeth Romantic comedy
2004 The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra Betty Armstrong 1950s-era B-movie spoof
2006 Sam's Lake Sam Horror
2007 Her Best Move Lori Romantic comedy
2007 Trail of the Screaming Forehead Dr. Sheila Bexter Comedy sci-fi
2008 Broken Angel Mimi Drama
2008 Visioneers Cindy Dark comedy
2009 The Crooked Eye Sharon Short film
2010 The Lost Skeleton Returns Again Betty Armstrong Sequel to The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra
2010 Dark and Stormy Night Sabasha Fanmoore 1930s-era comedy-mystery
2010 Amish Grace Jill Green Biography drama

Partial television work

Year Title Role GenreNotes
1990 and 1996Jupiter Moon Gabriella Tanzi science fictiontelevision series
2006Ghost Whisperer Vera supernatural dramatelevision series
2009The Mentalist Melinda Batson crimetelevision series

Partial video-game work

Year Title Role GenreNotes
2007 Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII Emily Ruston flight combat voice
2008 Legendary Vivian
2009 Dragon Age: Origins Kaitlyn/Oriana Cousland/Panowen/Additional Voices role playing voice


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