Miriam McDonald

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Miriam McDonald
BornMiriam Katherine McDonald
(1987-07-26) July 26, 1987 (age 26)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Years active1998–present
 
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Miriam McDonald
BornMiriam Katherine McDonald
(1987-07-26) July 26, 1987 (age 26)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Years active1998–present

Miriam Katherine McDonald (born July 26, 1987) is a Canadian actress and occasional dancer. She is best known for playing Emma Nelson on the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Career[edit]

McDonald focused on acting, landing a job in the series, System Crash, in 1999. McDonald found a niche as a voice-over actress, after she was cast in 2001 to participate in a cartoon series named Ripping Friends. She has done a total of 39 voice-over jobs.

In 2001, she was cast as Emma Nelson in Degrassi: The Next Generation, a spin-off of the successful Degrassi series.

In 2004, she played Dawn Gensler in the made-for-television movie She's Too Young. She also had a guest role on the Canadian Family show Naturally, Sadie as Heidi.

In 2008, she played Danielle "Daisy" Brooks in the made-for-television erotic-thriller movie, Poison Ivy 4: The Secret Society.

In 2013, she gets a one episode role in the popular Canadian TV-show Lost Girl; she also made a small appearance in Orphan Black.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1999System CrashTV series
2001Pecola(voice)TV series
2001The Ripping FriendsAdditional VoicesTV series
2001–2010Degrassi: The Next GenerationEmma NelsonMain role Seasons 1-9
2004She's Too YoungDawn GenslerTV movie
2004Blue MurderLucy WentworthEpisode: "Boarders"
2005KarmaSamanthaVideo
2007Naturally, SadieHeidiEpisode: "As Bad as It Gets"
2007The PoetWilla
2007Devil's DiaryHeatherTV movie
2008Poison Ivy: The Secret SocietyDanielle "Daisy" BrooksTV movie
2008Sea BeastCarly McKennaTV movie

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