Emmanuelle Vaugier

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Born: June 23, 1976

Age: 43 years

Gender: Female

Born Place: Vancouver, Canada

Nationality: Canadian


Emmanuelle Frederique Vaugier (/voʊʒiˈeɪ/, voh-zhee-AY; born June 23, 1976) is a Canadian film and television actress. Vaugier has had recurring roles as Detective Jessica Angell on CSI: NY, Mia on Two and a Half Men, Dr. Helen Bryce on Smallville, FBI Special Agent Emma Barnes on Human Target, and as The Morrigan on Lost Girl. In feature films, Vaugier has appeared alongside Michael Caine and Robert Duvall in Secondhand Lions. She appeared as Addison Corday in Saw II and IV, and had a supporting role in the Josh Hartnett film 40 Days and 40 Nights.


Vaugier was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, the daughter of French immigrants. She grew up in a Roman Catholic, French-speaking household, and speaks French. She attended Crofton House School, a girls private school, for 10 years until she transferred to Magee Secondary School, which offers a flexible academic program for professional and pre-professional student athletes, artists and musicians (SPARTS), for the last two years of high school. She has an older brother, Jason Vaugier.



Vaugier played the role of young, upstart Maria Alcobar in a 1996 episode of Highlander: The Series. In 2004, she played Lindsey Kellogg on the short-lived Fox Television series North Shore. She has also had guest-star spots on Veronica Mars, Supernatural, The Outer Limits, Higher Ground, Andromeda, and Charmed. She also appeared in the Emmy Award nominated miniseries The Beach Boys: An American Family where she portrayed Mike Love’s wife, Suzanne. Vaugier also completed a starring role in MOW Veiled Truth for the Lifetime Network. She is also known for her role during the first two seasons of One Tree Hill, as Nicki, Jake’s (Bryan Greenberg) ex-girlfriend and mother to their child, Jenny.

From 2005–2015, Vaugier guest starred in twelve episodes of CBS’s hit sitcom Two and a Half Men as Mia, a ballet teacher with whom Charlie Harper fell in love and almost married. In 2005, she also played the title character in the Painkiller Jane television movie for the Sci Fi Channel. She first became noticed by the science fiction community when she portrayed Dr. Helen Bryce, the love interest of Lex Luthor, on the WB’s hit drama Smallville in 2002–2003. Vaugier had a recurring role from 2006–2009 on the CBS show CSI: NY as Detective Jessica Angell. She left the show after the fifth season due to budget cuts.

Vaugier appeared in two episodes of the Fox series Human Target as FBI agent Emma Barnes, who is first introduced to the show on January 26, 2010, in the episode “Embassy Row”. Vaugier also had a recurring role on the Syfy series Lost Girl as The Morrigan, the leader of the Dark Fae.


Vaugier appeared as Addison in Saw II and Saw IV. In the Canadian film Unearthed, she played Annie, the sheriff of a small rural desert town. She appeared in the film 40 Days and 40 Nights, which starred Josh Hartnett. She had starring roles in Suddenly Naked, in which she plays a Latin pop sensation; the TV-movie Mindstorm, a science-fiction thriller; and Ripper, a psychological thriller about students who mysteriously disappear after enrolling in a class about serial killers. She stars also in the sequel to Mirrors, which is directed by Víctor García. Maxim magazine featured her on the cover of the February 2006 issue in the United States. Three months later, she landed spot #31 on their annual Hot 100 list.


Vaugier appeared in Need for Speed: Carbon as Nikki. She is the girlfriend of the antagonist in the game (love interest of the protagonist).


1998HysteriaVeronica Bloom 
1999The Fear: ResurrectionJennifer 
2000My 5 WivesSarah 
2000The SculptressSylvie 
2001MindstormTracy Wellman 
2001Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of HellElinor SmithDirect to video
2001RipperAndrea “Andy” Carter 
2001Suddenly NakedLupe Martinez 
200240 Days and 40 NightsSusie 
2003Secondhand LionsJasmine 
2003Water’s EdgeRae Butler 
2005Saw IIAddison Corday 
2005House of the Dead 2Dr. Alexandra “Nightingale” Morgan 
2007UnearthedSheriff Annie Flynn 
2007Saw IVAddison Corday 
2008Blonde and BlonderCat 
2008Bachelor Party 2: The Last TemptationEvaDirect to video
2008Far CryValerie Cardinal 
2009Dolan’s CadillacElizabeth 
2010Mirrors 2Elizabeth ReignsDirect to video
2010A Nanny for ChristmasAlly Leeds 
2011Where the Road Meets the SunLisa 
2011French ImmersionJennifer Yates 
2011Intervention: CinderellaEvil StepmotherShort film
2012Stolen ChildAmandaDirect to video
2013Absolute DeceptionRebecca 
2013Susie’s HopeDonna Smith Lawrence 
2014Teen LustShelley 
2014Saul: The Journey to DamascusMary Magdalene 
2015My StepdaughterJill 
2016Destruction: Los AngelesMargot Taylor

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 18 July 2020. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.

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