Emily Jean Perkins (born May 4, 1977) is a Canadian actress, best known for her roles as Crystal Braywood in the TV series Hiccups, young Beverly Marsh in Stephen King's It, and Brigitte Fitzgerald in Ginger Snaps. Since the late 1980s she has appeared in various films and television series.
Emily Jean Perkins
May 4, 1977
|Occupation||Actress , Model|
Early life and careerEdit
In 1998, Perkins took a supporting role in the Canadian TV crime-drama series Da Vinci's Inquest as Carmen in the episode "The Most Dangerous Time." She returned to the series in 2001 to take a recurring, supporting role as the prostitute Sue Lewis for a further 34 episodes, a role which earned her a Leo Award for Best Supporting Performance in 2003.
In 2000, Perkins starred in the film Ginger Snaps as Brigitte Fitzgerald. In 2004 she starred in two back-to-back films, a sequel titled Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed, and a prequel titled Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning. Her role in Ginger Snaps gained her Best Actress award at the Málaga International Week of Fantastic Cinema in 2001. Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed is Perkins' largest role in a film. In 2004 the horror magazine Fangoria awarded Perkins their Chainsaw Award for her work in GS2: Unleashed.
|1989||Small Sacrifices||Karen Downs|
|1989||Little Golden Book Land||Katy Caboose (voice)|
|1990||Anything to Survive||Krista|
|1990||It||Young Beverly Marsh|
|1993||Miracle on I-880||Desiree Helm|
|1993||Woman on the Ledge||Abby|
|1994||Moment of Truth: Broken Pledges||Suzanne Stevens|
|1996||In Cold Blood||Kathy Ewalt|
|1996||Past Perfect||Karen "shy girl" Daniels|
|2000||Ginger Snaps||Brigitte Fitzgerald|
|2000||Christy: Return to Cutter Gap||Zady Spencer|
|2001||Christy: A Change of Seasons||Zady Spencer|
|2001||Christy: A New Beginning||Zady Spencer|
|2002||Insomnia||Girl reading a speech in the funeral|
|2004||Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed||Brigitte Fitzgerald|
|2004||Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning||Brigitte Fitzgerald|
|2006||She's the Man||Eunice Bates|
|2008||Another Cinderella Story||Brittany "Britt" Blatt|
|2010||Blood: A Butcher's Tale||Goth Chick|
|1989||Danger Bay||Shannon Darcus||Episode "Up The Coast"|
|1990||Mom P.I.||Marie Sullivan||Season 1 regular|
|1993||The Odyssey||Tower Council Member||Episode "Welcome to the Tower"|
|1998||The X-Files||Dara Kernof/Paula Koklos/Roberta Dyer||Episode "All Souls"|
|1998||Da Vinci's Inquest||Carmen||Episode "The Most Dangerous Time"|
|2001–2005||Da Vinci's Inquest||Sue Lewis||Season 4 Regular|
|2002||The Twilight Zone||Dina||Episode "Night Route"|
|2003||Mentors||Mary Shelley||Episode "Transition"|
|2004||Dead Like Me||Josie Feldman||Episode "Haunted"|
|2007||Aliens in America||Brenda||Episode "Church"|
|2009–2011||Supernatural||Becky Rosen||Episodes "Sympathy for the Devil", "The Real Ghostbusters", "Season 7, Time for a Wedding!"|
|2010||Hiccups||Crystal Braywood||Season 2 Regular|
|2014||When Calls the Heart||Marty Crocker||Episodes "Cease and Desist", "Lost and Found"|
- Emily Perkins Biography from NorthernStars.ca Archived 2010-12-17 at the Wayback Machine
- "Leo Awards, 2003 Winners". Leoawards.com. Retrieved May 4, 2014.
- (In Spanish)
- "Fangoria Weekend Of Horrors Sept 24-25th, 2005 NJ/NY". Iconsoffright.com. Retrieved May 4, 2014.
- "AFM '09: 'Blood: A Butcher's Tale' Trailer, Promo Art".
- "Supernural Sisters: Author Interviews Emily Perkins, Supernatural's Becky". Retrieved August 19, 2012.
- "Hiccups Cast and Characters - Emily Perkins as Crystal Braywood". Hiccups.tv. Retrieved May 4, 2014.
- "Hiccups, Dance Canada cancelled". CBC News. September 14, 2011. Retrieved October 20, 2017.
- Shaefer, Glen (2012-01-04). "UBC Prof Wrote the Book on Cult Films, the Arguments Start Here". The Province. Retrieved 2014-06-25.