Jodelle Ferland :: Biography
Jodelle Ferland was born as Jodelle Micah Ferland on the 9th of October, 1994. She is a young Canadian actress for the film and television. She is most known for portraying the character of Alessa/Sharon in the horror movie Silent Hill (2006). She is also known for her role of Mary Jensen in the miniseries Kingdom Hospital (2004) and as Bree Tanner in the film Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010).
She was born as the daughter of Valerie and Marc Ferland in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. She has an older brother Jeremy, who is a professional violinist and an older sister Marisha, who is also an actress. She has British, Austrian and French ancestry and is white by ethnicity.
She started her career as an infant at the tender age of two by appearing in commercials. Her first TV role came in the year 1998 as she was cast in an episode of CTV’s Cold Squad. She debuted in the 2000 TV movie Mermaid, which was also her first lead role. For her outstanding performance as the heartbroken Desi, she received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination, which made her the youngest nominee in the history of Emmy. After that, she appeared in numerous other TV series such as Dark Angel, Stargate Atlantis, Stargate SG-1, Supernatural and Smallville. She was nominated for the Genie Award for the Best Actress for her role in the Telly Gilliam drama Tideland in 2005. In 2006, she appeared in the horror film Silent Hill and has done other movies like The Tall Man (2011), The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010), Wonderful World (2008), The Messengers (2007), among others. She won the CAMIE Awards in the Lead Performance in a TV Movie, Series, or Special Category for her portrayal of Hollis Woods in the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie Pictures of Hollis Woods in the year 2008.
Not much is known about her personal life as she has kept it away from tabloids. She likes to be tight lipped about it and has no plans on revealing it anytime soon. Whether she has a boyfriend, is dating someone or dated in the past is yet to be known. She is too young to be involved in relationship issues and is going a good job by focusing on her career. Maybe she will disclose information about her private life when she feels that the time is right. Until then, we are free to keep guessing.
She is slowly growing out from her image of a child star and developing herself as an adult. She exercises regularly and maintains a balanced diet to keep her body in shape. She has the body measurements of 34-24-35 inches and will look hot in a bikini. She has the weight of 53 kg and has an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches. Her blue eyes contrast her dark brown hair. Through her work over the ages, she has become a millionaire and has accumulated an estimated net worth of 2 million dollars. The actress is usually cast in horror movies because she believes that the viewers like to get scared by her character, loving her at the same time, which she revealed during an interview. She has done a commendable job till now and is improving with every movie. She is at the beginning of her career and has a long way to go. She is an active user of her twitter account and keeps updating her fans and followers with her frequent tweets. She has her bio in the Wiki and the IMDb websites for people who want to find out more about her. She also has an official website in her name and many fansites created by her fans all over the world.