This article is about the Scottish actress. For the Canadian actress, see Shauna MacDonald
21 February 1981 |
Shauna Macdonald (born 21 February 1981) is a Scottish television and film actress.
Shauna Macdonald was born in Malaysia and shortly after moved back to her family's native Edinburgh, Scotland, before moving to Glasgow to train at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
She and her husband, the actor Cal MacAninch, have three daughters, Jesi-Lilas, Ava-Red Amahle ("Amahle" means "beautiful" in Zulu). and Ever Eden-Rose.
She is a keen marathon runner.
She has appeared in various British TV series, most notably as Sam Buxton in Spooks.
She portrayed Sarah in the horror film The Descent and its sequel.
- Pal Joey – Waitress (Citizens Theatre, Glasgow)
- Victory – Devonshire/Pyle (The Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh)
- A View From A Bridge – Catherine (Birmingham Rep/West Yorkshire Playhouse)
- Realism – ? (National Theatre of Scotland)
- Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off – Mary, Queen of Scots/Marian (The Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh/Dundee Rep)