Emily Hampshire is a known commodity in Canada as an actress in both film and television. She has a recurring role in the television show "Rookie Blue" and she has won both a Gemini award in 2001 for her performance in the television series "Made in Canada" and a Canadian Comedy award for her performance in the film "My Awkward Sexual Adventure". In 2014 this talented actress will be seen in the horror/thriller movie "The Returned" which will be released ironically on Valentine's Day.
In 2013 Emily Hampshire had a very busy year as she was involved in five projects. In addition to filming "The Returned" she also was one of the main characters in the movies "All The Wrong Reasons", "That Burning Feeling", "The Good Escape", "Secret Blackheart" and filmed several episodes as the character Celery in the hit television series "Rookie Blue". Ironically, the role that generated the most attention for Emily Hampshire in 2013 was her award winning 2012 performance in "My Awkward Sexual Adventure" which was shown at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival and showed her displaying an excellent acting range.
No one expected much from that 2012 movie and it became an award winning movie and there are some entertainment insiders who are quietly predicting a similar result from Emily Hampshire's performance in "The Returned" even though it will be released in limited theaters in the United States. Emily Hampshire as a feature actress in the horror/thriller film "The Returned" will surprise the audience and the casting agents of Hollywood by her outstanding performance.
In 2014 the film and television industry will be able to see Emily Hampshire in "Rookie Blue" and "The Returned" and they will see why she is considered one of the top Canadian actresses.