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Overview (1)

Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Zoie Palmer is an English-Canadian actress, born in Camborne, Cornwall, England, to parents of Irish and British descent. She earned her B.F.A. at York University in Toronto, Canada, in 2001; and has since been featured in a variety of film and television projects, including the critically acclaimed The Reagans (2003) as Patti Reagan and Out of the Ashes (2003) as Didi Goldstein; and starred as Abby in Devil's Perch (2005). Palmer has guest-starred in several television series, such as The CW action drama Nikita (2010) in the episode "Girl's Best Friend" as Anya Vimer; in the HBO Canada comedy Call Me Fitz (2010) episode "Don of Differently Abled" as Laura (2011); and the CTV crime drama The Listener (2009) episode "The Shooting" as Staff Sgt. McCoy (2012). She had a recurring role in the popular CTV music drama Instant Star (2004) as rock singer Patsy Sewer (2006-2007); was a co-lead in the Global drama The Guard (2008) as Carly Greig; and starred as Dr. Lauren Lewis in the groundbreaking Showcase supernatural drama Lost Girl (2010). Zoie plays the main role of The Android in the science fiction series Dark Matter (2015). Film work includes the award winning short Terminal Venus (2003) as Annabelle; horror thriller Devil (2010) as Cheryl; crime thriller Cold Blooded (2012) as officer Frances Jane; comedy Sex After Kids (2013) as Lou; and the fantasy adventure Patch Town (2014) as Bethany. In 2011, Zoie Palmer was nominated for "Outstanding Performance - Female" by ACTRA for her performance as Haley in The Untitled Work of Paul Shepard (2010). She was awarded "Best Actor" for "Terminal Venus" at the 2004 Baja Film Festival (Mexico), and the "Gold Medallion Acting Award for Best Actress in a Feature Film" for "Cold Blooded" by the 2012 BareBones International Film Festival (US). In 2014, Palmer received the "Fan Choice Award for Favourite Canadian Screen Star" by the Canadian Screen Awards.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Harriet Jones (qv's & corrections by A. Nonymous)

Trivia (13)

Earned B.F.A. at York University in Toronto, Canada.
She moved to Canada with her family when she was 9 years old.
Went to Sacred Heart Catholic High School in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada.
Zoie Palmer and Anna Silk had known each other through casting calls before they worked together as Lauren (Palmer) and Bo (Silk) in Lost Girl (2010).
Nominated for 2011 "Outstanding Performance - Female" by ACTRA for her performance as Haley in The Untitled Work of Paul Shepard (2010).
Awarded "Gold Medallion Acting Award for Best Actress in a Feature Film" for Cold Blooded (2012) by the 2012 BareBones International Film Festival.
In 2013, her performance as Lauren together with Bo (Anna Silk) in Lost Girl (2010) as "Bo and Lauren" was named one of its all-time "Favorite TV couples" by CNN (Cable News Network); and won "Top TV Couple of 2013" by E! Online (E! Entertainment Television).
Her portrayal of Lauren in Lost Girl (2010) won "Best Lesbian/Bi Character of 2013" by AfterEllen.com (dedicated to the representation of lesbian and bisexual women in the media and ranked among the most powerful blogs on the Web).
Winner of "2013 Girl on Top" of "Favorite TV Leading Ladies" by E! Online (E! Entertainment Television).
Chosen "Favorite TV Actress" for 2013 in the annual "AfterEllen Visibility Awards" (AfterEllen.com).
Recipient of the "Fan Choice Award for Favourite Canadian Screen Star" by the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards.
At the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards, she officially came out as a lesbian by thanking "my incredible partner Alex [Lalonde] and beautiful son Luca." Alex Lalonde is a female Canadian film producer.
Awarded "Best Actor" for Terminal Venus (2003) at the 2004 Baja Film Festival.

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