Leah Gibson

Biography

Date of Birth Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Biography Leah Diane Gibson grew up in Victoria, in British Columbia, Canada. She began dancing at the age of four, marking the beginning to her many years of training and performance in such dance forms as ballet, modern, contemporary/lyrical, jazz and broadway jazz. She discovered musical theatre through her early years of dancing and singing performance. In her graduating year, Leah transferred to a high school specializing in fine arts. Following graduation, Leah went on to the University of Victoria where she studied psychology. Within 6 months of signing an agent, Leah booked her first lead role on a feature film - The Cycle, starring Daryl Hannah. Other work within her first year include such projects as the Hollywood blockbuster Watchmen. Leah's career has grown exponentially since. She is featured as a recurring character on Caprica, and appears in the Twilight Saga: Eclipse as Nettie. When Leah is not working on set, she occasionally still performs on stage, singing and dancing at local venues in Vancouver. Trivia Has a twin sister named Erin. Occasionally performs as a singer in cabaret nightclubs when not filming. Was accepted to study psychology as an Honours student at the University of Victoria, but left school when she booked a role in a touring National theatre production instead. Was a pole dance instructor when starting out as an actor. Booked her first lead role in a feature film six months after signing with an agent. Her twin sister is an artist. After attending an open call audition, spent several days in front of a panel of judges and made the final cut of a select few to perform in Julie Taymour's Broadway production of "Spiderman: Turn off the Dark" in New York. Though she was not cast in the end, she describes it as being one of the most artistically fulfilling experiences of her career so far.

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The Cycle

Amy Singer

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Crook - Tödliche Konsequenzen

Tricky

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Kill For Me

Natalie Pritchard

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The Christmas Note

Melissa

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Mercy

Michelle

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Ms. Matched

Michelle

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Lost Solace

Betty

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The Painter

Lucy

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Stranger with My Face

Lia's Nurse

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Odysseus

Penelope

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The Painter

Lucy

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Mercy

Michelle

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Ms. Matched

Michelle

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Lost Solace

Betty

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Seeds of Yesterday

Melodie Marquet

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The Christmas Note

Melissa

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Crook - Tödliche Konsequenzen

Tricky

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Kill For Me

Natalie Pritchard

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Party Girl #1

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The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Nettie

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Stranger with My Face

Lia's Nurse

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Watchmen

Silhouette's Girlfriend

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The Cycle

Amy Singer

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Odysseus

Penelope

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