Emma Cleasby

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Emma Cleasby
Born Dent, Cumbria, England, UK
Occupation Actress
Years active 2000–present

Emma Cleasby is an English theatre, television and film actress best known for her role as Megan in the 2002 horror film Dog Soldiers.

Music career[edit]

Her CV lists her additional skills as singing mezzo-soprano, contemporary dance, Satori Jutsu Karate-Do and horseriding.[1]

Career[edit]

Cleasby gained a degree in Drama from the University of Hull, and studied at the L'Ecole Philippe Gaulier. She has appeared on stage in productions of Private Lives, The Islander, Night Swimming, Vurt and Robin Hood. She has also appeared in the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, directed by Adrian Noble, and as "Lady Anne" in the English Shakespeare Company's Richard III, directed by Michael Bogdanov.[1]

On television Emma has appeared in British TV series Heartbeat, Holby City, Doctors, 55 Degrees North and Coronation Street, as well as one-off dramas Sweet Dreams and The Project.[1]

Her appearance in Mogwai's music video Stanley Kubrick from EP+6 filmed in black and white placed her in the role of a beautiful woman with the video's characteristic of close unblinking expressions throughout.

She has appeared in two films by director Neil Marshall - as Megan in the 2002 horror film Dog Soldiers - and Katherine Sinclair in Doomsday.[1] Cleasby also stars in the horror thriller F under the direction of Johannes Roberts.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Emma Cleasby" (PDF). www.kenmcreddie.com. Retrieved 19 December 2009. [dead link]
  2. ^ "BD Horror News - A Bloody Death in Johannes Roberts' 'F'". www.bloody-disgusting.com. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 

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