March 24, 1992 |
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Vanessa Morgan born (Vanessa Morgan Mziray) (born March 23, 1992) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is best known for her roles as Bird in the MTV teen drama Finding Carter, Amanda Pierce in the Family Channel series The Latest Buzz, and Sarah in the television film My Babysitter's a Vampire and television series of the same name.
Morgan made appearances in the movie A Diva's Christmas Carol in 2000 and an appearance in 2010 in Frankie and Alice.
She also played Marion Hawthorne in the Disney Channel film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars in 2010. The next year, she played Sarah in the Disney Channel/Teletoon film My Babysitter's a Vampire, as well in the television series of the same name.
Morgan also appeared in the 2011 Disney Channel film Geek Charming alongside Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland. She has a recurring role in season 2 of the Disney Channel series A.N.T. Farm. In 2013, Morgan appeared on Degrassi: The Next Generation, for two episodes.
Morgan was born in Ottawa, Ontario. Her father is East African and her mother is Scottish. She won the Junior Miss America 1999 pageant. She graduated from Colonel By Secondary School in 2010. She also competed in the first season of The Amazing Race Canada with her sister, Celina Mziray. They finished the race in third place.
|2000||A Diva's Christmas Carol||Young Ebony||TV film|
|2010||Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars||Marion Hawthorne||TV film|
|2010||Frankie & Alice||16-Year-Old Frankie||Theatrical film; credited as Vanessa Morgan Mziray|
|2010||My Babysitter's a Vampire||Sarah||TV film|
|2011||Geek Charming||Hannah||TV film (Disney Channel Original Movie)|
|2014||The Night Session||Brittany / Intruder||Short film|
|2014||Guilty at 17||Leigh||TV film|
|2007–2010||The Latest Buzz||Amanda Pierce||Main role; 64 episodes|
|2011–2012||My Babysitter's a Vampire||Sarah||Lead role; 26 episodes|
|2012||A.N.T. Farm||Jeanne / Vanessa||4 episodes|
|2013||Saving Hope||Ricki Wilkins||Episode: "Why Waste Time"|
|2013||The Amazing Race Canada||Herself||Season 1 contestant; finished third|
|2014–present||Finding Carter||Beatrix "Bird"|
- "Cast bios for Geek Charming - Vanessa Morgan "Hannah"". Disney Channel Medianet. Archived from the original on October 21, 2011.
- "The Celebrity Dish Twenty Minutes with Bruce McDonald and Vanessa Morgan". UrbamMoms.ca. October 5, 2010. Retrieved July 1, 2011.
- @VanessaMorganxo: Yes I'm canadian!... July 15, 2011, Official Twitter account
- "Vanessa Morgan News". VanessaMorgan.com. Retrieved July 1, 2011.