|Born||Erica Shukrani Luttrell
March 20, 1982
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Occupation||Actress, voice actress|
Life and career
Born in Toronto, Ontario to a Tanzanian mother and an American father, Luttrell is the youngest of four girls. She can speak some French and Swahili. She began her acting career at age two in several Pampers and Cadillac commercials. At age nine, she had her first starring role in a television series. Her older sister Rachel Luttrell is also an actress, best known for her role as Teyla Emmagan in the science fiction TV series Stargate Atlantis.
She is perhaps best known for her role as Kara on Shining Time Station, and for being the voice of Keesha Franklin on The Magic School Bus. In 1997, she starred as Emelie Robeson on The New Ghostwriter Mysteries. In 2004, Luttrell was the voice of Candy on the short-lived Disney television series Dave the Barbarian.
|Film or television title||Year(s)||Character||Episodes|
|Shining Time Station||1991||Kara||--|
|The Magic School Bus||1994||Keesha||Voice talent|
|Goosebumps||1995||Drew||Attack of the Jack'O'Lanterns|
|The New Ghostwriter Mysteries||1997||Emilie||--|
|Buffy: The Vampire Slayer||2000||Karen||Superstar|
|Dave The Barbarian||2004||Princess Candy||--Voice Talent|
|As Told By Ginger||2004||Simone||--Voice Talent|
|Random! Cartoons||2008||Norah "Sailor Bird" Chickenvolt||MooBeard the Cow Pirate|
|Lost Girl||2012||Val Santiago||Episode 2.17 "The Girl Who Fae'd With Fire"
Episode 2.22 "Flesh and Blood"
|JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time||2014||Cheetah, Martha Kent||Voice Talent|
- "Biography". Erica Luttrell. Retrieved 2009-09-15.