Samantha Munro

Samantha Munro (born October 19, 1990) is a Canadian actress. She is known for her role as Anya MacPherson on Degrassi: The Next Generation. She also played the role of Shannen Doherty in Lifetime's 2015 television film The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story.

Samantha Munro
Samantha Munro 2017.jpg
Munro in 2017
Years active2006–present
Kyle Zavitz
(m. 2019)


Munro played the starring role of Anya MacPherson on Degrassi: The Next Generation for the series' eighth through eleventh seasons.[1] In 2015, Munro was cast in the role of Shannen Doherty in Lifetime's The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story television film.[2][3]

Personal lifeEdit

On September 1, 2019, she married Kyle Zavitz, a jazz composer, in Cambridge, Ontario.[4][5]


Television and film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Falcon Beach Zoe Episode: "Wake Jam"
2006 Mayday Emilie Lacaille Episode: "Desperate Escape"; also known as Air Emergency
2007–2011 Degrassi: The Next Generation Anya MacPherson Recurring role (season 7); main role (seasons 8–11)
2008 Would Be Kings N/A Television miniseries
2010 Gossip Girl N/A Episode: "Dr. Estrangeloved"; uncredited[citation needed]
2010 Trigger Rocker Chick Film
2011 Rookie Blue Deena Episode: "In Plain View"
2011 The Bend Sarah MacDonald Film
2012 Lost Girl Beverly Episode: "School's Out"
2012 Secrets of Eden Katie Television movie
2013 The Next Step Aftershow Herself Host, Aftershow (season 1) only
2015 The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story Shannen Doherty Television movie
2015 Brooklyn Dorothy Film
2015–2016 Between Stacey Main role
2016 Journey Back to Christmas Julia Television movie
2018 Her Stolen Past Missy Television movie
2019 Good Witch Melanie Episode: "The Grey-cation"


  1. ^ Ryan, Andrew (July 19, 2010). "Veg time on the couch: What the young are watching". The Globe and Mail. Toronto, Canada. Retrieved 2015-09-27.
  2. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (July 22, 2015). "Lifetime Releases First Cast Photos of 'Unauthorized Melrose Place' & '90210' TV Movies". Variety. Retrieved 2015-09-27.
  3. ^ Wells, Kaeli (July 22, 2015). "Lifetime Reveals First Look at 'Melrose Place' and 'Beverly Hills, 90210' Movies". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2015-09-27.
  4. ^ "Samantha Munro & Kyle Zavitz's Wedding Registry on". Retrieved 2019-10-21.
  5. ^ Munro, Samantha [@_samanthamunro] (October 16, 2019). "The first photo of many. Thank you to so many of my friends and family for making this such a wonderful day. And a huge thank you to my…". Retrieved 2019-10-21 – via Instagram.

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