Miriam McDonald

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Miriam McDonald
Born Miriam Katherine McDonald
(1987-07-26) July 26, 1987 (age 27)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 1998–present

Miriam Katherine McDonald (born July 26, 1987) is a Canadian actress. 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]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 System Crash TV series
2001 Pecola (voice) TV series
2001 The Ripping Friends Additional Voices TV series
2001–2010 Degrassi: The Next Generation Emma Nelson Main role Seasons 1-9
2004 She's Too Young Dawn Gensler TV movie
2004 Blue Murder Lucy Wentworth Episode: "Boarders"
2005 Karma Samantha Video
2007 Naturally, Sadie Heidi Episode: "As Bad as It Gets"
2007 The Poet Willa
2007 Devil's Diary Heather TV movie
2008 Poison Ivy: The Secret Society Danielle "Daisy" Brooks TV movie
2008 Sea Beast Carly McKenna TV movie
2012 XIII: The Series Sasha Episode: Gauntlet
2013 Orphan Black Madison Episode: "Conditions of Existence"
2013 Lost Girl Anita / Hot Fae Episodes: Adventures in Fae-bysitting & Faes Wide Shut
2014 Wolves Haley

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