EMILY SWALLOW (actress; USA)
Guest appearance: Saturday 6th April and Sunday 7th April 2024
Emily Swallow is an American actress. While at Stanton College Preparatory School in Jacksonville, she began acting in various college, amateur, and professional theatre productions. She graduated in 2001 with a BA in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Virginia, and then studied for an MFA in Acting from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Swallow started her career in Broadway theatre, where she performed in various productions. In 2008, she made her film debut in the military drama THE LUCKY ONES.
Swallow's first television role was in GUIDING LIGHT, and she later played parts in ELEMENTARY, HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, MONDAY MORNINGS, SEAL TEAMetc.
She had a starring role in THE MENTALIST as FBI agent Kim Fischer. In 2015 she was cast in the eleventh season of SUPERNATURAL as the new leading character Amara, the Darkness.
Starting in 2019 she took on the role of Armorer in the Star Wars series THE MANDALORIAN as the leader of the traditionalist Mandalorians. She reprised same role in THE BOOK OF BOBA FETT series.
In addition to acting, she is also involved in dubbing for both animated projects (CASTLEVANIA, ...) and the gaming industry (THE LAST OF US: PART II, ...).