Vanessa Morgan

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Vanessa Morgan
Born (1992-03-23) March 23, 1992 (age 22)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 2000–present
Website
www.vanessamorgan.ca
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Vanessa Morgan

Vanessa Morgan (born March 23, 1992)[1] is a Canadian actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Amanda Pierce in the Family Channel series The Latest Buzz, and for her role as Sarah in the television film My Babysitter's a Vampire and television series of the same name.

Career[edit]

Morgan made appearances in the movie A Diva's Christmas Carol in 2000 and an appearance in 2010 in Frankie and Alice.

She became known in 2007 for her role of Amanda Pierce in the Family Channel TV series The Latest Buzz as well as singing the theme song for the series.

She also played Marion Hawthorne in the Disney Channel film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars in 2010. The next year, she played Sarah in the Disney Channel/Teletoon film My Babysitter's a Vampire, as well in the television series of the same name.[2]

Morgan also appeared in the 2011 Disney Channel film Geek Charming alongside Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland. She has a recurring role in season 2 of the Disney Channel series A.N.T. Farm. In 2013, Morgan appeared on Degrassi: The Next Generation, for two episodes.

Personal life[edit]

Morgan was born in Ottawa, Ontario. Her father is East African and her mother is Scottish.[3] She won the Junior Miss America 1999 pageant.[4] She graduated from Colonel By Secondary School in 2010. She also competed in The Amazing Race Canada with her sister, Celina Mziray.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2010 Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars Marion Hawthorne TV film
2010 Frankie and Alice Young Frankie Theatrical film
2010 My Babysitter's a Vampire Sarah TV film
2011 Geek Charming Hannah TV film (Disney Channel Original Movie)
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2007–2010 The Latest Buzz Amanda Pierce Main role; 64 episodes
2011–2012 My Babysitter's a Vampire Sarah Lead role; 26 episodes
2012 A.N.T. Farm Jeanne / Vanessa 4 episodes
2013 Degrassi Vanessa 2 episodes
2013 Saving Hope Ricki Wilkins Episode: "Why Waste Time"
2013 The Amazing Race Canada Herself Contestant; finished third
2014 Finding Carter Bird MTV Original Series

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cast bios for Geek Charming - Vanessa Morgan "Hannah"". Disney Channel Medianet. Archived from the original on October 21, 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Celebrity Dish Twenty Minutes with Bruce McDonald and Vanessa Morgan". UrbamMoms.ca. October 5, 2010. Retrieved July 1, 2011. 
  3. ^ @VanessaMorganxo: Yes I'm canadian!... July 15, 2011, Official Twitter account
  4. ^ "Vanessa Morgan News". VanessaMorgan.com. Retrieved July 1, 2011. 

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