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Emily Hampshire at CFC Annual BBQ in 2012.
29 August 1981 [|
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Emily Hampshire is a Canadian film and television actress, best known for her role as Angelina to Sean Astin's Michael in the 1998 romantic comedy Boy Meets Girl, and Vivienne in the 2006 film Snow Cake.
Emily Hampshire is most widely known to international audiences for her role as Angelina to Sean Astin's Michael in the 1998 romantic comedy Boy Meets Girl, and Vivienne in the 2006 film Snow Cake, in which she starred opposite Sigourney Weaver and Alan Rickman.
Having been professionally active in the Canadian film and TV industry since 1996, Hampshire is also notable for her role as Siobhan Roy on Made in Canada. More recently, she has starred in the Canadian series This Space For Rent, Carl² and Northern Town. She also 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. 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. She also voiced Starr/Nebula on the animated Canadian sitcom 6Teen. Most recently, she appeared in The Trotsky as Leon Trotsky's love interest Alexandra; in the Canadian indie film, Good Neighbours as Louise; and in David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis as Jane Melman.
On May 23, 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.
She has most recently appeared in the Syfy series 12 Monkeys as Jennifer Goines, a reimagined version of Brad Pitt's character from the film on which the series is based. She currently plays Stevie Budd on CBC Television's Schitt's Creek, just renewed for a second season.
Awards and nominations
Hampshire has won a Gemini Award in Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series for Made in Canada.
She has thrice been nominated for Canadian Genie Awards. She was a Best Supporting Actress nominee at the 24th Genie Awards for the movie A Problem with Fear, a Best Leading Actress nominee at the 25th Genie Awards for the movie Blood, and a Best Supporting Actress nominee at the 27th Genie Awards for the movie 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|
|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)||Episode: "Phaeton: The Chariot of Fire"|
|2000||Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series||Diana Barry (voice)||TV series|
|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)||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)||TV movie|
|2004||This Is Wonderland||Episode: "1.5"|
|2004||Puppets Who Kill||Sister Selma||Episode: "Prostitutes for Jesus"|
|2004||Atomic Betty||Megan (voice)||Episode: "The Doppelganger/Cosmic Cake"|
|2004||6teen||Starr (voice)||Episode: "The Five Finger Discount"|
|2004–05||Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends||Katie Katydid (voice)||TV series|
|2005–06||Carl²||Chloe Crashman (voice)||14 episodes|
|2006||6teen||Starr||Episode: "Lights Out"|
|2006||Northern Town||Amanda||TV series|
|2006–07||Ruby Gloom||Misery (voice)||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–present||12 Monkeys||Jennifer Goines||Recurring role (season 1), Main role (season 2)|
|2015–present||Schitt's Creek||Stevie Budd||Main cast|
|2010||Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight||Lilly (voice)||Video game|
- Rita Zekas (October 3, 2009). "`Commie comedy' star, 30, plays older woman". Toronto Star. Retrieved 2015-11-10.
- "The first Birks Canadian Diamond awards were presented to Emily Hampshire and Sarah Gadon last night at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival". newswire.ca (CNW Group). Retrieved 2015-11-10.