Sarah Canning was born in 1987 in Gander, Canada but was raised in Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada. She started performing at a very young and was a competitive figure skater. After studying acting she debuted on stage in Edmonton Alberta in the Citadel Theater's production of 1984. Her…more
Sara graduated from the Vancouver Film School.
Her professional acting debut was a supporting lead role as Nicky Hilton in a TV movie called Hollywood Brats.
Film, Video, and TV Movie Credits:
• Come Dance at My Wedding (2009) (TV) as Andrea Merriman
• Taken in Broad Daylight (2009) (TV) as Anne Sluti
• Black Rain (2009) (TV) as Dorothy
• Slap Shot 3: The Junior League (2008) (V) as Hope
• Paparazzi Princess: The Paris Hilton Story (2008) (TV) as Nicky Hilton
Sara Canning: (about working on her first film) Being on set was so great, the crew was a fair size, but they all worked super hard because we shot the film in a very small amount of time. Everyone was very professional, but also really fun.
Sara Canning: (advice to aspiring actors) I think it's important to just keep training, watching great films, studying what's going on with TV and film in Vancouver, reading lots of plays and fiction, just submerge yourself in good stories as an actor.