Pollyanna McIntosh (born 15 March 1979) is a Scottish actor, writer, and director known for her roles in the films Exam (2009), The Woman (2011), Filth (2013), Let Us Prey (2014), and the first season of Joe R. Lansdale's Hap and Leonard (2016) and a recurring and starring role in the seventh and eighth seasons of The Walking Dead, respectively (2017).
15 March 1979 |
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
|Occupation||actor, director, writer|
|Spouse(s)||Grant Show (m. 2004; div. 2011)|
Pollyanna McIntosh debuted as an actor aged 16, appearing in London's independent film and theatre as both an actor and director. In 2004 she moved to Los Angeles and directed the stage production The Woolgatherer with Anne Dudek and Dyan David Fisher. In 2005, she received her first film role in Headspace. In 2009 she starred in Exam and was nominated for both Best Work of a Rookie at the BAFTA Awards and the Raindance Award at the British Independent Film Awards. In 2011, she was cast in the film The Woman which she was nominated for Best Actress at the Fangoria Chainsaw Awards. Recently she was cast as Angel in the SundanceTV series Hap and Leonard and as Jadis in a starring role on The Walking Dead .
McIntosh also pursues a career in fashion.
She was married to actor Grant Show from 2004 to 2011.
|2007||9 Lives of Mara||Mara/Maria|
|2007||Sex and Death 101||Thumper (#64)|
|2009||All Ages Night||Varela|
|2009||Land of the Lost||Pakuni Woman|
|2010||Burke & Hare||Mary|
|2011||The Woman||The Woman||Sequel to Offspring|
|2012||The Famous Joe Project||Nova|
|2012||Carlos Spills the Beans||Hot Girl|
|2013||Love Eternal||Naomi Clarke|
|2013||Como Quien No Quiere La Cosa||Missis Terrier|
|2014||Let Us Prey||PC. Rachel Heggie|
|2015||Tales of Halloween||Bobbie||segment: "Ding Dong"|
|2007||Bats: Human Harvest||Katya Zemanova||TV movie|
|2009||Taggart||Morag Shearer||1 episode: "Cold Reader"|
|2011||Dani's House||Mystery Astronaut||1 episode: "One Small Step for Sam"|
|2012||Book Club||Sexy Yoga Student||1 episode: "Book Club Reads... 'Cougar Enchantments' by Del Mari Fuentes"|
|2013||Waterloo Road||Olivia McAllister||1 episode: "Bad Boy"|
|2013||Bob Servant Independent||Philippa Edwards||5 episodes|
|2013||Casualty||Georgia Bates||1 episode: "Bedside Manners"|
|2013||M.I. High||Crime Minster/Jenny Lane||13 episodes|
|2016||Hap and Leonard||Angel||6 episodes|
|2017–present||The Walking Dead||Jadis||Recurring (Season 7)
Also Starring (Season 8–present)
|2017||Talking Dead||Herself||1 episode|
|2017||Middle-earth: Shadow of War||Shelob||Voice|
- "Pollyanna McIntosh on being happy in her own skin". The Scotsman. 2013-11-09. Retrieved 2015-11-08.
- Smith, Nigel M (11 October 2011). "Meet Pollyanna McIntosh, The Woman Behind "The Woman"". Indiewire. Retrieved 2015-11-08.
- Mcintosh, Pollyanna. "6 questions for Pollyanna Mcintosh". SundanceTV. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
- McIntosh, Pollyanna. "New Leader on The Walking Dead". Variety.com. Variety. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
- Pollyanna McIntosh, as Jadis in The Walking Dead. "New role for McIntosh". Independent.co.uk. The Inependent. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
- Howard, Ali (2014-09-05). "On the up: taking tea with Pollyanna McIntosh". Herald Scotland. Retrieved 2015-11-08.