Erica Dasher

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Erica Dasher
Born (1985-10-27) October 27, 1985 (age 32)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2008–present
Height 5 ft 4 in (163 cm)[1]

Erica Dasher (born October 27, 1986) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Jane Quimby, the title character in the ABC Family series Jane by Design and as Alana Maynor, the lead character in the go90 series, Guidance.

Life and education[edit]

Dasher was born in Houston, Texas. She attended The Village School on the west side of Houston, but moved on to Westside High School, where she graduated in 2004.[2] She attended the University of Southern California, studying theater with the intention to become a film director and producer.[2]


Dasher co-starred as Madison in The WB Television Network web series The Lake. She along with Sami Kriegstein founded the production company Not Just Dead Bodies in 2007.[3] The company produced documentary film Double Speak.[2][4] She was the lead role in the series Jane by Design for one season before it was cancelled.

Dasher also worked as a production assistant on the film Reservations in 2008.[3]


Year Title Role Notes
2008 Reservations Production assistant
2009 Speak Easy Producer
2010 Chicken on a Pizza Larry's Girlfriend Short film
2011 Come Visit Amelia Short film
2014 Era Apocrypha Short film
2014 Wave Michelle Short film
2016 Dating Daisy Liz
2016 The Body Tree Alice
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Vicariously Kristy Episode: "The Dance"
2009 The Lake Madison Main role
2012 Jane by Design Jane Quimby Lead role
2013 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Carrie Sinlair Episode: "Ghosts of the Past"
2015 NCIS: New Orleans Sofia Freeman Episode 11, Season 2: "Blue Christmas"
2016-17 Guidance Alana Maynor Lead Role (Season 2)
2018 Timeless Alice Paul Episode: "Mrs. Sherlock Holmes"


  1. ^ Erica Dasher, Hollywood Life
  2. ^ a b c Quiroz, Erica (6 February 2012). "With 'Jane,' Erica Dasher's career designs have evolved". Retrieved 8 February 2012. 
  3. ^ a b Erica Dasher biography TV Guide
  4. ^ "Erica Dasher plays Jane Quimby". ABC Family. Archived from the original on December 6, 2011. Retrieved December 27, 2011. 

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