Krystin Pellerin

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Krystin Pellerin
Born (1983-07-12) July 12, 1983 (age 33)
Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador
Occupation Actress
Height 5' 4" (1.64 m)

Krystin Pellerin (born July 12, 1983) is a Canadian actress of theatre, television and film.

Early life[edit]

Pellerin was born and raised in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. After high school she was selected to attend the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal.[1]

Career[edit]

Following her graduation she was cast in her first season at Soulpepper Theatre in Toronto.[2] Her first professional play was Soulpepper's production of Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing, playing the role of Debbie opposite Megan Follows, Albert Schultz and C. David Johnson.[1] In it she played the rebellious daughter to Albert Schultz's Henry. She has returned to Soulpepper every season since, playing a variety of leading and supporting characters in numerous productions.[1]

Her first film was Killing Zelda Sparks, in which she starred opposite Mad Men's Vincent Kartheiser,[3] and in her second film she appeared opposite Edward Furlong in Warriors of Terra.[4] She made her television debut on the second season of The Tudors as Lady Elizabeth Darrell alongside Jonathan Rhys Meyers, where she spent five months filming in Dublin, Ireland.[2] Her first featured role in television brought her home to St. John's, playing the role of Sergeant Leslie Bennett in CBC Television's Republic of Doyle.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Film and television
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Warriors of Terra Izzy
2007 Killing Zelda Sparks Ellen
2008 Tudors, TheThe Tudors Lady Elizabeth Darrell 4 episodes
2010 Lost Girl Jenny Episode: "Faetal Attraction"
2010-2014 Republic of Doyle Leslie Bennett Starring role
Nominated – Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role[5]
2013 The Listener Kathy Slocum
2015 Saving Hope Elaine Episode: Remains of the Day
2016 Reign Episode: To the Death

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "The Big Interview: Krystin Pellerin, Soulpepper's sunbeam | Toronto Star". thestar.com. Retrieved 25 November 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "INTERVIEW: KRYSTIN PELLERIN TALKS ABOUT LIVING IN THE "REPUBLIC OF DOYLE"". The Lifestyle Report. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Killing Zelda Sparks (Review) – Hollywood North Magazine". hnmag.ca. Retrieved 25 November 2016. 
  4. ^ Brioux, Bill. "Actress Krystin Pellerin's character goes undercover on 'Republic of Doyle'". Times Colonist. Retrieved 25 November 2016. 
  5. ^ "awards database". academy.ca. Retrieved 25 November 2016.