Daisy Head

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Daisy Head
Born Daisy May Head
(1991-03-17) 17 March 1991 (age 27)
Fulham, London, England
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present
Parent(s) Anthony Head
Sarah Fisher
Relatives Emily Head (sister)
Murray Head (uncle)

Daisy May Head (born 17 March 1991) is an English actress, best known for playing Amy Stevenson in BBC One's drama, The Syndicate and Grace in the American drama series Guilt.

Early life[edit]

Head trained at the Dorothy Colbourne School of Dance. Head is the younger sister of actress Emily Head. Daisy Head is the younger daughter of actor Anthony Head.[1]

Career[edit]

Head's first role was appearing alongside her father in the TV series Rose and Maloney. She has subsequently appeared in a number of TV programmes, including Trial and Retribution, Doc Martin and Holby City.

In 2010, she made her film debut in playing Chloe Chambers in The Last Seven, alongside Danny Dyer and later that year she played Daisy in CBBC's musical film Rules of Love alongside future Rixton frontman Jake Roche.

In 2016, she starred as Arriane Alter in the British/Australian/American romantic fantasy film Fallen as well as in the new Underworld film Underworld: Blood Wars as Alexia.

In November 2015, it was announced that Head will take the lead role of Grace in Freeform's drama series Guilt[1] about an American student in London whose roommate is murdered. The series concluded after 10 episodes.[2]

In 2017, Head starred in the Shakespearean Pilot A Midsummer’s Nightmare alongside Casey Deidrick.[3][4]

Daisy now currently has a supporting role in Kay Mellor's new ITV drama Girlfriends which started airing in January 2018.[5]

In May 2017 it was announced that she would be starring alongside Daisy Ridley in Ophelia.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010 The Last Seven Chloe Chambers
2014 Heart of Lightness Bolette
2016 Fallen Arriane Alter
Underworld: Blood Wars Alexia
2018 Ophelia Christina

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Feather Boy Kate Barber 6 episodes
2005 Rose and Maloney Daniella Terry Episode: "Some Fine Day"
Trial & Retribution Naomi Franke Episode: "The Lovers: Part 1"
Patrick's Planet Christina 13 episodes
2007 Doc Martin Mandie Jordan Episode: "Movement"
2010 Holby City Miri Gellert 2 episodes
Rules of Love Daisy Television film
2011 Doctors Victoria Liston Episode: "Quarantine"
2012 Endeavour Jenny Crisp Episode: "Pilot"
The Proxy Sarah 8 episodes
2013 When Calls the Heart Julie Thatcher Television film, as Daisey Head
2015 Suspects Emily Perkins Episode: "Connections"
The Syndicate Amy Stevenson Series 3
Regular role
2016 Guilt Grace Atwood Main cast
2017 A Midsummer's Nightmare Elena Lifetime Pilot
2018–present Girlfriends Ruby Regular role

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Amanda Knox-Themed 'Guilt,' Tim Kring Drama Score ABC Family Series Orders". 5 November 2015.
  2. ^ "'Guilt' Canceled By Freeform After One Season". 20 October 2016.
  3. ^ "'A Midsummer's Nightmare': Daisy Head To Topline Lifetime's Shakespearean Pilot, Casey Deidrick Set As A Male Lead". 21 October 2016.
  4. ^ "How Many Episodes Is 'A Midsummer's Nightmare'? This Horror Anthology May Be Cut Short". 31 July 2017.
  5. ^ "Girlfriends Casting". "ITV Press Centre". 3 July 2017.
  6. ^ "Daisy Head Joins Daisy Ridley In 'Ophelia'; Matt Johnson Boards Indie Comedy 'The Point'". 18 May 2017.

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