Hampshire in 2012
|Born||1981/1982 (age 35–36)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Emily Hampshire is a Canadian film and television actress. She is known for her numerous film and television roles, including as Angelina in the 1998 romantic comedy Boy Meets Girl, as Vivienne in the 2006 film Snow Cake, as Stevie Budd in the CBC comedy series Schitt's Creek (2015–present), and as Jennifer Goines in the Syfy drama series 12 Monkeys (2015–present).
Hampshire has been professionally active in the Canadian film and television industry since 1996. She has starred in the Canadian series This Space For Rent, Carl², and Northern Town. She played Margaret in The Life Before This, a feature film directed by Jerry Ciccoritti, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1999.
In 2006, starred alongside Kevin Zegers and Samaire Armstrong in the 2006 romantic comedy It's a Boy/Girl Thing, in which she played the character Chanel. In 2009, she appeared in The Trotsky as Leon Trotsky's love interest Alexandra. In 2010, she starred in the Canadian indie film, Good Neighbours. Hampshire has also done voice-acting, voicing the character Misery on the animated series Ruby Gloom, Diana Barry in Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series, Chloe Crashman in Carl Squared, Starr in 6Teen, and Alyson Malitski in Braceface.
On 23 May 2012, in Cannes, France, Birks presented the first Birks Canadian Diamond award to Hampshire and fellow actress Sarah Gadon during Telefilm Canada's inaugural Tribute To Canadian Talent press event and reception. Also in 2012, Hampshire starred in David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis as Jane Melman, and co-starred in Sean Garrity's comedy film My Awkward Sexual Adventure, for which she received positive critical notice. The same year she was cast in the futuristic-zombie film The Returned.
In 2014, Hampshire was cast in the Syfy series 12 Monkeys in the recurring role of Jennifer Goines, a reimagined version of Brad Pitt's character from the film on which the series is based; in 2015, she was upped to a series regular for the show's second season. Since 2015, she has played Stevie Budd in the CBC television series Schitt's Creek.
In 2006, she married Matthew Smith, a former soccer player turned agent-in-training at William Morris talent agency. Hampshire and Smith later divorced. She moved to Los Angeles soon after filming Snow Cake.
|1998||Boy Meets Girl||Angelina Milleflores|
|1999||Life Before This, TheThe Life Before This||Margaret|
|2003||In Shadow||Lydia||Short film|
|2003||Problem with Fear, AA Problem with Fear||Dot|
|2006||Snow Cake||Vivienne Freeman|
|2006||Couldn't Be Happier||Jessica Cornwall||Short film|
|2006||It's a Boy Girl Thing||Chanel|
|2007||Cradle, TheThe Cradle||Julie|
|2009||Trotsky, TheThe Trotsky||Alexandra Leith|
|2010||What's the Harm?||Marlee||Short film|
|2012||My Awkward Sexual Adventure||Julia Bowe|
|2013||All the Wrong Reasons||Nicole|||
|2017||The Death and Life of John F. Donovan||Amy Bosworth||Filming|
|1994||Are You Afraid of the Dark?||Sandy Campbell||Episode: "The Tale of Cutter's Treasure: Part 1"|
|1996||Are You Afraid of the Dark?||Heather||Episode: "The Tale of the Vacant Lot"|
|1997||Last Don, TheThe Last Don||Young Rose Marie||TV miniseries|
|1997||Every 9 Seconds||Missy||TV movie|
|1997||Earth: Final Conflict||Julie Payton||Episode: "Miracle"|
|1998||Made in Canada||Siobhan Roy||15 episodes|
|1999||Seasons of Love||Adult Charlotte||TV movie|
|1999||Love Letters||Gretchen Lascelles||TV movie|
|1999||Happy Face Murders||Tracy Billings||TV movie|
|1999||Mythic Warriors||2nd Village Girl||Voice role; episode: "Phaeton: The Chariot of Fire"|
|2000–01||Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series||Diana Barry||Voice role|
|2000||Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal||Abby Butler||Episode: "Tyler/Tim"|
|2000||Twice in a Lifetime||Young Blair Wilson||Episode: "Party Girls"|
|2000||La Femme Nikita||Satin Tate||Episode: "Sleeping with the Enemy"|
|2000||Ride, TheThe Ride||TV movie|
|2001||Doc||Episode: "You Gotta Have Heart"|
|2001||Associates, TheThe Associates||Sarah Arrigo||Episode: "Care & Control"|
|2001||Braceface||Alyson||Voice role; episode: "The Worst First Date Ever. Period."|
|2001||MythQuest||Contessa||Episode: "The Doppelganger"|
|2002||Chasing Cain: Face||Holly||TV movie|
|2002||Mutant X||Charlotte Cooke||Episode "Altered Ego"|
|2002||Nero Wolfe Mystery, AA Nero Wolfe Mystery||Carol Annis||Episode: "Poison à la Carte"|
|2002||Eleventh Hour, TheThe Eleventh Hour||Amy Kimball / Meredith||Episode: "Tree Hugger"|
|2003||Foolish Girl||Goth Girl||TV series|
|2003||Atwood Stories, TheThe Atwood Stories||Christine Anderson||Episode: "The Man from Mars"|
|2003||Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Kids||Katie||Voice role; TV movie|
|2004||This Is Wonderland||Episode: "1.5"|
|2004||Puppets Who Kill||Sister Selma||Episode: "Prostitutes for Jesus"|
|2004||Atomic Betty||Megan||Voice role; episode: "The Doppelganger/Cosmic Cake"|
|2004||6teen||Starr||Voice role; episode: "The Five Finger Discount"|
|2004–05||Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends||Katie Katydid||Voice role|
|2005–06||Carl²||Chloe Crashman||Voice role; 14 episodes|
|2006||6teen||Starr||Episode: "Lights Out"|
|2006||Northern Town||Amanda||TV series|
|2006–07||Ruby Gloom||Misery||Voice role; 26 episodes|
|2007||This Space for Rent||Iona Goldenthal||Episode: "Stain'd"|
|2011||Republic of Doyle||Tricia||Episode: "Something Old, Something New"|
|2012||Hitched for the Holidays||Julie||Hallmark Channel TV movie|
|2013||Rookie Blue||Celery||Recurring role, 4 episodes|
|2015||Man Seeking Woman||Episode: "Pitbull"|
|2015–present||12 Monkeys||Jennifer Goines||Recurring role (season 1), Main role (season 2)|
|2015–present||Schitt's Creek||Stevie Budd||Main role|
|2016||Houdini & Doyle||Madame Korzha||Episode: "The Curse of Korzha"|
|2010||Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight||Lillian Parker||Video game|
Awards and nominations
|2001||Gemini Awards||Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series||Made In Canada||Won|||
|2003||Genie Awards||Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role||A Problem with Fear||Nominated|||
|2004||Genie Awards||Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role||Blood||Nominated|||
|2006||Genie Awards||Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role||Snow Cake||Nominated|||
|2008||Gemini Awards||Best Individual or Ensemble Performance in an Animated Program or Series||Ruby Gloom||Nominated|||
|2012||Canadian Diamond Awards||Tribute to Canadian Talent||Various||Won|||
|2013||Canadian Comedy Awards||Best Female Performance in a Feature||My Awkward Sexual Adventure||Won|||
|2015||Golden Maple Awards||Newcomer of the year in a TV series broadcasted in the U.S.||12 Monkeys
|2016||Canadian Screen Awards||Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series||Schitt’s Creek||Won|||
|Golden Maple Awards||Best actress in a TV series broadcast in the U.S.||12 Monkeys
|2017||Canadian Screen Awards||Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series||Schitt’s Creek||Won|||
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The Montreal-born actress...
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