Down 1,556 this week

Misty Upham (1982–2014)

Misty Anne Upham, born in Kallispell, Montana, grew up in south Seattle, the fourth of five children. She began her career at the age of thirteen when she joined a community theater group, Red Eagle Soaring. What began as a summer workshop soon turned into a full-time job. By the age of fourteen she was writing and directing short skits and ... See full bio »

What to Watch: "The Man in the High Castle"

In this episode of "What to Watch," we talk with the cast of Amazon Studios' "The Man in the High Castle" and the show's creator, Frank Spotnitz.

Watch our interview

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1119 people
created 06 Aug 2011
a list of 60 people
created 25 Jun 2013
a list of 84 people
created 16 Aug 2014
a list of 843 people
created 04 Sep 2014
a list of 17 people
created 4 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Misty Upham's work have you seen?

User Polls

4 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (18 credits)
 2015 Within (completed)
Tina Walsh
 2014/II Cake
 2013 Without Fire (Short)
 2013 Jimmy P.
 2012 Every Other Second (Short)
Nurse Kelly
 2012 Django Unchained
Minnie (uncredited)
 2011 Mascots (Short)
 2009 Burn the Wagons (Video short)
 2006 Expiration Date
Charlie's Mother
 2003 Edge of America (TV Movie)
 2003 DreamKeeper (TV Movie)
Chief's Daughter
 2002 Skinwalkers (TV Movie)
 2002 Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (TV Series)
- An Inspector Calls (2002) ... Dawn
- Another Country (2002) ... Dawn
 2002 Skins
Mrs. Blue Cloud
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details


5' 6" (1.68 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't like interviews. I hate them. I always feel so stupid. I just go blank, even with the simplest questions. I guess it's to do with the fact that I'm a perfectionist. I don't want to say anything that I'll regret in ten years time. And I'm also painfully shy in real life. When I'm in front of the camera, or talking to people as an actress, and not as myself, it's like I become another ... See more »


Was asked to write an article for the Native Vue Magazine in 2006. After reading her work, the editor asked her to come on as a featured celebrity writer. She wrote only three articles before feeling the need to spend more time on her own screenplays. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Terrific Acting senhue-1
Not in Hollywood, Girl: A Mohawk and Cheeseburger GoldenCoast
So Sad bdbj_7
AKA Jimmy Picard pap-7
montana women magazine handson-440-215720
Seattle Weekly article with excerpts from Misty's journal jellyotter
Discuss Misty Upham on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page