Annie Murphy

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Annie Murphy
Annie Murphy.jpg
Annie Murphy in Feb, 2017
Born (1986-12-19) December 19, 1986 (age 31)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
OccupationActress
Years active2007–present
Known forSchitt's Creek
Spouse(s)Menno Versteeg

Annie Murphy (born December 19, 1986) is a Canadian actress, best known for her role as Alexis Rose in the award-winning TV series Schitt's Creek (2015–present).[1][2][3][4]

Career[edit]

Murphy has starred in films, television series and web series, including Blue Mountain State (2010), Rookie Blue (2012) and The Plateaus (2015).

She guest co-hosted the first episode of 2017 for This Hour Has 22 Minutes.[5]

Schitt's Creek[edit]

As of 2015, she stars as one of the leads in the CBC sitcom Schitt's Creek, alongside Eugene and Dan Levy and Catherine O'Hara.[3] Murphy joked on Twitter after receiving the part that her eyebrows, which are similar in shape and size to the Levys' eyebrows, were one of the reasons that she scored the role.[6] The series has won multiple awards since it premiered and has run for four seasons. On March 6, 2018, the show was renewed for a fifth season to air in early 2019.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Murphy is married to Hollerado singer Menno Versteeg.[6]

Awards and nominations[edit]

In 2016, for her work on Schitt's Creek, Murphy was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Annie Murphy - Cast - Schitt's Creek". Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  2. ^ "Annie Murphy is up Schitt's Creek and loving it". 2016-03-29. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  3. ^ a b Canada, HELLO!. "'Schitt's Creek' star Annie Murphy dishes dating advice for her character and more". ca.hellomagazine.com. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  4. ^ "Annie Murphy is TV's Sexiest Goofball". Sharp Magazine. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  5. ^ "This Hour Has 22 Minutes". www.facebook.com.
  6. ^ a b "5 Up-and-Coming Canadian Actors in Gorgeous Gowns - Flare". 2014-09-05. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  7. ^ Hipes, Patrick (2018-03-06). "'Schitt's Creek' Renewed For Season 5 On Pop TV". Deadline. Retrieved 2018-06-09.

External links[edit]

Annie Murphy on Instagram