More Missy Peregrym Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Reaper)Missy Peregrym stars as Andi, a young girl who returns home from college after her father's death and finds safety in her old ways in The CW's Reaper.
Familiar to television audiences as the illusive Candace Wilmer from Heroes, Missy Peregrym stands out in the industry as one of Hollywood's most promising young actors. She began her career in modeling when she was 18. Her print advertisements soon led to commercials for Mercedes Benz, Sprint Canada and the Olympics. Peregrym caught the eye of casting directors and quickly transitioned into acting, landing her first television role on the action-drama series Dark Angel.
In addition to her role on Heroes, Peregrym starred in the martial arts series Black Sash and the drama Life as We Know It as Jackie, the sarcastic beauty with a troubled family life. Additional guest appearances include The Chris Isaak Show, Smallville and Andromeda.
Peregrym made her feature film debut last summer with Stick It. She starred as a rebellious girl who is ordered to participate in a regimented sports world to clean up her act.
Peregrym lived most of her life in Canada before heading to California full time. Outside of acting, she is a dedicated athlete, playing soccer and snowboarding as well as coaching high school basketball. She currently resided in Los Angeles.
Bio courtesy The CW for "Reaper" (15-Sep-2007)