August 29, 1981
39 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
35-26-36 in | 89-66-91.5 cm
57 kg | 125.5 lbs
6.5 US | 37 EU
Emily Hampshire was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, on August 29, 1981, is a Canadian actress.
Young Emily Hampshire first started performing in school theater productions.
She played Anne Shirley in high school play "Anne of Green Gables" (2001).
She made her big screen debut in horror thriller film Dead Innocent (1997) in role as Nicole.
She got her television debut in Canadian horror anthology series Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1994) in episode "The Tale of Cutter's Treasure: Part 1", in role as Sandy Campbell.
Her breakthrough performance came as Stevie Budd in Canadian television sitcom Schitt's Creek (2015–2020).
Home (2021) horror thriller in role as Meredith, opposite François Arnaud and Erika Rosenbaum
She was nominated for two Genie Awards for Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for her roles in movies:
A Problem with Fear (2003) comedy in role as Dot
Snow Cake (2006) romantic comedy drama in role as Vivienne Freeman
She won the Canadian Comedy Award for Best Female Performance in a Feature for her role as Julia Bowe in comedy film My Awkward Se*ual Adventure (2012).
She was nominated for the Genie Award for Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her role as Noelle Terry in drama film Blood (2004).
The Life Before This (1999) drama action opposite Catherine O'Hara, Joe Pantoliano and Sarah Polley
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006) romantic comedy with Kevin Zegers and Samaire Armstrong
The Trotsky (2009) comedy with Jay Baruchel, Colm Feore and Saul Rubinek
Good Neighbours (2010) thriller opposite Jay Baruchel, Anne-Marie Cadieux and Diane D'Aquila
Cosmopolis (2012) drama thriller with Paul Giamatti, Samantha Morton and Sarah Gadon
All the Wrong Reasons (2013) comedy drama with Karine Vanasse, Cory Monteith and Kevin Zegers
Mother! (2017) psychological horror with Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem and Ed Harris
The Death and Life of John F. Donovan (2018) drama with Kit Harington, Jacob Tremblay and Natalie Portman
She won the Golden Maple Award for Newcomer of the year in a TV series broadcasted in the U.S. for her role as Jennifer Goines in Syfy science fiction mystery drama series 12 Monkeys (2015–2018).
She won four Canadian Screen Awards for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series for her role as Stevie Budd in Canadian television sitcom Schitt's Creek (2015–2020).
She was nominated for the Gemini Award for Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series for her role as Siobhan Roy in Canadian television comedy series Made in Canada (1998-2001).
She was nominated for the Gemini Award for Best Individual or Ensemble Performance in an Animated Program or Series for her voice role as Misery in Canadian flash-animated television series Ruby Gloom (2006-2007).
The Last Don (1997) miniseries in role as Young Rose Marie
She voiced Diana Barry in Canadian animated television series Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series (2000-2001).
She voiced Alyson in animated television series Braceface (2001-2004).
Earthsea (2004) Sci-Fi Channel fantasy miniseries in role as Rosa
She had recurring role as Celery in Canadian police drama television series Rookie Blue (2013).
Save Me (2019) CBC Comedy web platform comedy drama series in role as Sasha
50 States of Fright (2020) Quibi short horror anthology series in role as Megan Bloom
Chapelwaite (2021) Epix horror series in role as Rebecca Morgan
Attended Catholic high school, Queen of Angels Academy.
Has two step-sisters, Sasha Hart and Athena Joseph.
She was awarded the Birks Canadian Diamond in 2012.
She became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 2014.
Good friends with Canadian actor Jay Baruchel.
She voiced Lillian Parker in video game Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight (2010).
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States and Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Has been engaged to Teddy Geiger (2018-2019).
She was married to Matt Smith (2006-2018).