Cindy Sampson

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Cindy Sampson
Born (1978-05-27) May 27, 1978 (age 40)
OccupationActress
Years active1989–present
Spouse(s)
Ryan Wickel (m. 2016)
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Cindy Marie Sampson (born May 27, 1978) is a Canadian film and television actress.

Biography[edit]

Sampson attended Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts, training in dance and theatre.[1] In February 2012 she traveled to Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic Ocean, the most remote island on Earth, and climbed to the island's summit while filming the "docu-fiction" movie Expedition for the Future.[2][3]

Career[edit]

Films[edit]

Sampson's biggest film role was as Zoe Ravena in Live Once, Die Twice. For the film The Shrine, Sampson was required to watch a specific list of horror films in preparation for the role.[4] She also appeared in the crime thriller film The Factory.[5] Cindy was cast by Hank White to play Kelly Stone in his Feature film Charlie Zone.

Television[edit]

Sampson appeared in Season 3 of Supernatural as the character Lisa Braedon, in the episode "The Kids Are Alright" in 2007. She reprised the role for the episode "Dream a Little Dream of Me" after showrunner Eric Kripke could not get the rights to use the character Jason Voorhees.[6] Sampson's character was brought back in the fifth season episodes "99 Problems" and "Swan Song" as set-up to season six, in which she appeared in 11 episodes. Her final appearance was in the episode "Let it Bleed" (season 6, episode 21).

In 2015 Sampson appeared in 3 episodes of Rookie Blue, a Canadian police drama television series starring Missy Peregrym and Gregory Smith, followed by 8 episodes as Sophie Hale in the 3rd season of the Canadian-British co-production, Rogue, which stars Thandie Newton and Cole Hauser.

In 2016 the Global Television Network launched the TV series Private Eyes, in which Sampson stars as Angie Everett, an experienced private investigator who takes on an ex-hockey player, Matt Shade (played by Jason Priestley) as a junior partner.[7][8]

Sampson's other appearances include Reaper, The Last Kiss, Being Human, Footsteps, Proof of Lies, Pretty Dead Flowers, and Swamp Devil. She also portrayed Sandra MacLaren in Rumours as well as the "Strong Brushing Arm" woman in a commercial spot for Listerine mouthwash.

Partial filmography[edit]

Selected television[edit]

Year Series Episode Character
2007 Supernatural "The Kids Are Alright" Lisa Braeden
2007 Supernatural "Dream A Little Dream of Me" Lisa Braeden
2010 Supernatural "99 Problems" Lisa Braeden
2010 Supernatural "Swan Song" Lisa Braeden
2010 Supernatural "Exile On Main Street" Lisa Braeden
2010 Supernatural "Two And A Half Men" Lisa Braeden
2010 Supernatural "Live Free Or Twi Hard" Lisa Braeden
2011 Supernatural "Mannequin 3: The Reckoning" Lisa Braeden
2011 Supernatural "Let It Bleed" Lisa Braeden
2015 Rookie Blue 3 episodes Jamie Toth
2015-16 Rogue Season 3 - 8 episodes Sophie Hale
2016 Private Eyes Series regular Angie Everett

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Vanselow, Arthur. "Who is Supernatural star Cindy Sampson? Wiki: Family, Husband Ryan Wickel, Brother, Net Worth, Married, Tattoos, Art". showbizpost.com. Showbiz Post. Retrieved 9 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Making History – Summiting of the most remote land on Earth - Expédition pour le futur 2012 - Expedition for the Future".
  3. ^ "Going the distance for a role". 14 April 2014.
  4. ^ Pereira, Mike. "The Shrine: A Visit to the Set in Toronto". Bloody Disgusting. Archived from the original on 2012-01-18. Retrieved 2009-11-18.
  5. ^ "First Images from John Cusack Thriller 'The Factory'! - Bloody Disgusting". www.bloody-disgusting.com.
  6. ^ "Cindy Sampson List of Movies and TV shows". Retrieved 20 July 2016.
  7. ^ "New Original Detective Drama Private Eyes Starring Jason Priestley Premieres Thursday". Corus® Entertainment Inc. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  8. ^ Michael Pickard (26 May 2016). "Private Eyes: DQ talks to Jason Priestly and Cindy Sampson". Retrieved 10 August 2016.

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