Weiss at the Lumières Awards 2014
|Born||(1991-08-30) 30 August 1991
|Height||180 cm (5 ft 11 in)|
|Hair color||dark blonde|
|Manager||Eskimo Model Management – Paris, Just WM|
Gaia Weiss (born 30 August 1991) is a French model and actress. Weiss’s filmography includes Mary Queen of Scots (as Mary Fleming), The Legend of Hercules (as Hebe), Vikings (as Þorunn) and Serial Teachers 2 (as Vivienne).
Life and career
Gaia Weiss was born to a French–Polish family. At age three she took ballet and became an accomplished ballet dancer. Weiss attended the Cours Florent and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and started acting in 1999.
|2012||La Nuit||A Woman||Short Film|
|2013||Bianca come il latte, rossa come il sangue||Beatrice|
|2013||Mary Queen of Scots||Mary Fleming|
|2014||The Legend of Hercules||Hebe|
|2015||Serial Teachers 2||Vivienne|
|2017||C’est beau la vie quand on y pense||Hoellig|
|2014–2015||Vikings||Þorunn||Recurring cast (13 episodes)|
|2016||Outlander||Comtesse st. Germain||Episode: “La Dame Blanche”|
Josefin Asplund in 2013
|Born||(1991-10-15) 15 October 1991|
Josefin Asplund (born Maria Josefin Asplund 15 October 1991) is a Swedish actress, mostly known for playing Pernilla Blomkvist in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011). She plays one of the lead roles in the film adaptation (2015) of the best selling Swedish novel The Circle.
Asplund attended Sodra Latins Gymnasium (Southern Latin secondary school) from 2007 – 2010 in Stockholm, Sweden. She also took lessons at Calle Flygares Teaterskola in 2009
|2011||The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo||Pernilla||Film|
|2013||Piska en matta||Caroline||Film (short)|
|2015||The Circle||Rebecka Mohlin||Film|
|2015||Arne Dahl: Efterskalv||Molly||Television (mini-series)|
Jessica Parker Kennedy
|Jessica Parker Kennedy|
Kennedy at the 2013 SDCC
|Born||(1984-10-03) October 3, 1984
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Jessica Parker Kennedy (born October 3, 1984) is a Canadian actress. She played Melissa on the CW series The Secret Circle, and has also appeared on the television series Smallville, Undercovers, and Kaya. She stars in the Starz original series Black Sails.
Life and career
Kennedy portrayed fictional supervillain Plastique in the television series Smallville.
Kennedy was originally cast in the J. J. Abrams-produced 2010 spy drama series Undercovers as the younger sister of the female lead, played by Gugu Mbatha-Raw, but was later replaced by Mekia Cox. Kennedy played Melissa in the CW series The Secret Circle, until the show was cancelled after its first season in May 2012.
|2006||Santa Baby||Lucy the Elf||TV movie|
|2007||Decoys 2: Alien Seduction||Beautiful Girl||Video|
|2008||Another Cinderella Story||Tami||main cast|
|Desperate Hours: An Amber Alert||Sandy||TV movie|
|2008-2010||Smallville||Bette Sans Souci/Plastique||3 episodes|
|2009||Exes and Ohs||Amy||Episode “You Don’t Know Jack”|
|Fear Itself||Becca||Episode “The Spirit Box”|
|Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe||Lucy the Elf||Television film|
|2009-2010||The Troop||Laurel||Episodes “Forest Grump” and “Next Stop: Lakewood”|
|2010||V||Grace||Episode “John May”|
|Brothers & Sisters||Angie||Episode “The Rhapsody of Flesh”|
|Lie to Me||Alison Roberts||Episode “Beyond Belief”|
|2011||Collision Earth||Brooke||TV movie|
|Fairly Legal||Jessica Nord||“Pilot” episode|
|2011-2012||The Secret Circle||Melissa Glaser||Main cast|
|2012||90210||Megan Rose||Recurring Role|
|2015||The Perfect Guy||Rachel|
|2016||Lethal Weapon||Jessica (DJ)||s01e10|
|2017||Colony||Maya||Recurring Role, 5 episodes|
|2017||Ransom (TV series)||Charlotte Walker||Episode “The Enemy Within”|
|Born||(1993-01-20) 20 January 1993
|Alma mater||Drama Centre London
Central School of Speech and Drama
Morgane Polański (born 20 January 1993) is a French-Polish actress and model, best known for portraying Princess Gisla in the History Channel series Vikings. She is the daughter of Roman Polanski and Emmanuelle Seigner.
Early life and education
Polanski made her acting debut in her father’s 2002 film The Pianist, which was nominated for Academy Award for Best Picture. She appeared in two more of his films, Oliver Twist (2005) and The Ghost Writer (2010), in which she had her first speaking role.
|Born||(1989-02-28) 28 February 1989
Jennie Jacques (born 28 February 1989) is an English actress who first came to prominence playing Annie Miller, a significant role featuring in five episodes of the BBC series Desperate Romantics, a six-part television drama serial about the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, first broadcast on BBC Two in July and August 2009.
Jacques’ television credits include playing murder suspect Katie Fielding in the British police series The Bill, made by Talkback Thames, and artists’ model Annie Miller in the BBC Two period drama Desperate Romantics.
Jacques has also been cast as Beth in Paul Andrew Williams‘ home invasion urban thriller Cherry Tree Lane. In August 2009 she began filming a futuristic thriller called Shank, playing Ree Ree. The film is about gang warfare and set in a decaying future London, and is directed by Mo Ali. Jennie has also appeared in Casualty on BBC1. She played Lily Knowles, the carer of Megan Roach, in the episode: “Nice and Easy Does It” (S24E47) broadcast on 7 August 2010.
In 2011, Jacques was featured in the promotional video for the Mason single, Boadicea. She also appeared in slasher film Demons Never Die, in which she appeared nude during a sex scene with Robert Sheehan.
In 2013 she appeared in an episode of Father Brown made by BBC Birmingham and from the same production company she was cast as the lead actress in the BBC afternoon series WPC 56 about a policewoman in a male dominated world of the 1950s. The episodes were shown consecutively 18 March 2013–22 March 2013. A second series of five episodes were broadcast 10 February 2014-14 February 2014.
|2009||The Bill||Katie Fielding||“Teenage Kicks”: Part One & Two|
|Desperate Romantics||Annie Miller|
|2010||Lark Rise to Candleford||Emily Mullins|
|Stanley Park||Raggedy Ann||Pilot for BBC Three|
|2013||Father Brown||Violet Parnassus||Episode 1.3: “The Wrong Shape”|
|2013–14||WPC 56||WPC Gina Dawson||Two series of 5 episodes|
|2015–present||Vikings||Princess Judith||Recurring role (8 episodes)|
|2015||The Delivery Man||Tash||TV series (6 episodes)|
|Cherry Tree Lane||Beth|
|2011||Demons Never Die||Jasmine|
|2012||Truth or Die||Eleanor|
Grimes in April 2009
|Born||(1989-10-24) October 24, 1989
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Other names||Shenae Grimes-Beech|
|Spouse(s)||Josh Beech (m. 2013)|
Shenae Grimes-Beech (/ʃəˈneɪ/; born October 24, 1989), credited for most of her career as Shenae Grimes, is a Canadian actress. She portrayed Annie Wilson on 90210, a spin-off of Beverly Hills, 90210. Prior to that, she had a recurring role on the television series Naturally, Sadie, and played Darcy Edwards on Degrassi: The Next Generation for four seasons. Grimes played a cameo role in the horror film Scream 4.
Grimes was born in Toronto, Ontario. She has three siblings, Aiden, Liam and Maya. She attended Forest Hill Public School for elementary school. She attended Forest Hill Collegiate Institute, along with her Degrassi co-star, Aubrey Graham (Drake). She interned at Toronto’s Fashion Television as part of her high school education. Grimes attended City Academy, a private school for her last two years of high school.
Beginning with a recurring role in 2004, Grimes became a lead character on Degrassi: The Next Generation in 2006, playing the role of Darcy Edwards. In 2008, Grimes left the series and Canada after being cast as Annie Wilson in 90210, the CW’s spin-off of Beverly Hills, 90210.
She also appeared in Picture This with Ashley Tisdale and with her former Degrassi: The Next Generation co-star Lauren Collins, and then in True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet alongside singer JoJo.
In 2009, Grimes was named one of the world’s most beautiful people, without makeup, by People magazine. She also appeared in a music video for rock band Our Lady Peace‘s single “All You Did Was Save My Life“.
Grimes appears in the 2010 silent fashion short film Unzipped. She wrote and directed a 2010 music video for her song “Myself and I”, which features an appearance by her 90210 co-star Ryan Eggold. She also participated in YouTuber Freddie Wong‘s video “Gun Size Matters”. She made a cameo in the horror film Scream 4, released in April 2011.
In 2011, she traveled to Japan with her 90210 costars AnnaLynne McCord and Jessica Stroup to attend the Asia Girls Explosion (AGE) in Tokyo, after filming 90210’s third season finale. Grimes was caught up in Japan due to the events of the tsunami and earthquakes. According to the actress, she was at Buddha‘s temple at the time when the earthquakes first occurred. Consequently, she started a campaign called “Spread The Heart” with the aim of supporting Japan by victim relief after the events of the tsunami and earthquakes. Many celebrities joined the campaign which later became a big movement.
In the fall of 2011, she directed a music video for Megan and Liz‘s original song “Are You Happy Now?” to raise awareness about anti-bullying, in partnership with DoSomething.org.
Grimes began dating British model and musician Josh Beech in March 2012. In December 2012, after nine months of dating, Grimes announced that she and Beech were engaged. They were married on May 10, 2013 in Ashford, Kent, England.
|2008||Cross Road, TheThe Cross Road||Bridget|
|2009||Dead Like Me: Life After Death||Jennifer Hardick||Direct-to-video|
|2010||Gun Size Matters||Herself||Short film|
|2011||Scream 4||Trudie||Cameo appearance|
|2004–2008||Degrassi: The Next Generation||Darcy Edwards||Recurring role (seasons 4–5); main role (seasons 6–7); special guest star (season 8); 40 episodes|
|2005||Shania: A Life in Eight Albums||Eilleen Twain 13–16 years||Television film|
|2005||Biography||Teenage Shania Twain||Episode: “Shania Twain”|
|2005||Kevin Hill||Katie Lassman||Episode: “Sacrificial Lambs”|
|2005–2007||Naturally, Sadie||Arden Alcott||Recurring role; 15 episodes|
|2006||72 Hours: True Crime||Teenage girl||Episode: “Lust”|
|2008–2013||90210||Annie Wilson||Main role; 114 episodes|
|2008||Picture This||Cayenne||Television film|
|2008||True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet||Marissa Dahl||Television film|
|2009||Overruled!||Abby||Uncredited; episode: “Style Conscience”|
|2010||Hills, TheThe Hills||Herself||Episode: “Between a Rocker and a Hard Place”|
|2012||Punk’d||Herself||Episode: “Tyler the Creator”|
|2012||America’s Next Top Model||Herself||Episode: “The Girl Who Cries Home”|
|2012||Britain & Ireland’s Next Top Model||Herself||Cycle 8, episode 12|
|2014||The Hazing Secret||Megan Harris||Television film|
|2015||Christmas Incorporated||Riley||Television film|
|2016||Sandra Brown’s White Hot||Sayre Hoyle||Television film|
|2016||Date with Love||Alex Allen||Television film|
|2016||Newlywed and Dead||Christine||Television film|
|2017||iZombie||Piper||Episode: “Dirt Nap Time”|
|2009||“All You Did Was Save My Life“||Our Lady Peace||Shot in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
|2010||“Myself and I”||Shenae Grimes||Grimes’ directorial, singing and songwriting debut|
|2011||“Are You Happy Now?”||Megan & Liz||As director|
Awards and nominations
|2006||Young Artist Award||Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama)
(Shared with: Dalmar Abuzeid, John Bregar, Deanna Casaluce, Daniel Clark, Lauren Collins, Ryan Cooley, Marc Donato, Jake Epstein, Stacey Farber, Aubrey Graham, Jake Goldsbie, Jamie Johnston, Shane Kippel, Andrea Lewis, Mike Lobel, Miriam McDonald, Melissa McIntyre, Daniel Morrison, Adamo Ruggiero, Cassie Steele and Sarah Barrable-Tishauer)
|Degrassi: The Next Generation||Nominated|||
|2007||Gemini Award||Best Performance in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series
(Episode “Eyes Without a Face” pt. 2)
|Degrassi: The Next Generation||Won|||
|2008||Monaco International Film Festival||Best Ensemble Cast
(Shared with: Tommy Lioutas, Garen Boyajian, Bruce Gooch and Sean O’Neill)
|The Cross Road||Won|||
|2010||Teen Choice Award||Choice TV: Female Scene Stealer||90210||Nominated|||
Sarah Greene (actress)
|Born||21 July 1984 (1984-07-21) (age 33)
Sarah Greene (born 21 July 1984) is an Irish actress and singer, best known for portraying Helen McCormick in the West End and Broadway productions of The Cripple of Inishmaan. For her performance in the role, she was nominated for the 2014 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, and the 2014 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play. She starred as Hecate Poole in the Showtime and Sky series Penny Dreadful.
|2009||Love and Savagery||Cathleen|
|2011||The Guard||Sinead Mulligan|
|2006||Bachelors Walk||Table Football Girl #1||Christmas special|
|2009||Psych Ward||Jenny McArdle||2 episodes|
|2014||The Assets||Laura||Episode: “Avenger”|
|2015–2016||Penny Dreadful||Hecate Poole||Recurring role|
|2006||The Empress of India||Kate||Town Hall Theatre, Galway|
|2006||The Year of the Hiker||Mary Lacey||The Pavilion Theatre, Dublin|
|2007||Danti Dan||Cactus||Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford|
|2009||The Playboy of the Western World||Honor Blake||Druid Theatre Company|
|2010||Phaedra||Ismene||Project Arts Centre, Dublin|
|2010||Little Gem||Amber||Peacock Theatre, Dublin|
|2011||Between Foxrock and a Hard Place||Sorcha||Gaiety Theatre, Dublin|
|2011||Cork Opera House, Cork|
|2012||Alice in Funderland||Alice||Abbey Theatre, Dublin|
|2013||The Cripple of Inishmaan||Helen McCormick||Noël Coward Theatre, London|
|2014||Cort Theatre, New York|
|2017||Woyczec||Marie||Old Vic, London|
|2013||Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag||Anne Bonny
Performer: “The Parting Glass“
|2015||The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt||Cerys an Craite||Voice|
|2016||The Bunker||“Mum”||Live Action|
Awards and nominations
|2014||Laurence Olivier Award||Best Actress in a Supporting Role||The Cripple of Inishmaan||Nominated|
|Tony Award||Best Featured Actress in a Play||Nominated|
|2015||Irish Film and Television Awards||Irish Film Board Rising Star||Won|
|Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Film||Noble||Won|
|2016||Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Drama||Penny Dreadful||Won|