Farah Merani

Actress, Producer, Writer

Actress, Producer, Writer


Farah is a Canadian-born actor and creator. She is a graduate of the Drama Centre London and trained at the Vakhtangov Theatre in Moscow. In addition to being an actor, she started producing in 2013 and has worked on dozens of films with her company, Lifeguard Productions. She is one of the co-founders of Women on Screen and also served as the ...
Awards
1 win.

Known For


Shadowhunters
Shadowhunters
Sister Magdalena (2017)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
Nadia (2019)
That's English
That's English
Anna / Anna Smith (2011-2015)
Nikita
Nikita
Priya (2013)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressHashtag Blessed
(TV Series) (pre-production) Nina (2020)
ActressPooched
(Video short) (pre-production)
ActressPink Ones
(Short) (filming) Novdip
ActressMe Too Jane Doe
(Short) (post-production) Reporter
ActressEat Wheaties!
(post-production) Margaret
2021
ActressSecond Sight
(Short)
2021
ActressFrankie Drake Mysteries
(TV Series) Sintra Petal - A Family Affair (2021) ... Sintra Petal
2021
ActressCity Kitties: Peed
(TV Series short) Frankie
2019
ActressCall of Duty: Modern Warfare
(Video Game) Nadia (voice)
2019
ActressPrivate Eyes
(TV Series) Najma Hammoud - Catch Me If You Can (2019) ... Najma Hammoud
2019
ActressThe Family Business
(TV Series) Bella - The Heat Is On (2019) ... Bella
2019
ActressHitman 2
(Video Game) Operator (voice)
2018
Actress4 Blocks
(TV Series) Junah - Frei (2018) ... Junah (voice) - Blut (2018) ... Junah (voice) - Schafe und Löwen (2018) ... Junah (voice) - Feuer (2018) ... Junah (voice)
2018
ActressDamage Control
(Short) Diane
2018/II
ActressMagical Christmas Ornaments
(TV Movie) Andi Fitzgerald
2017
ActressBreakdown
(Short) Reason
2017/I
ActressDissecting Gwen
(Short) Analytic
2017
ActressShe Came Knocking
(Short) Catherine
2017
ActressGreat Great Great
Renata
2017
ActressShadowhunters
(TV Series) Sister Magdalena - Iron Sisters (2017) ... Sister Magdalena
2017
ActressThe Definites
Aliya
2017
ActressBackstage
(TV Series) Ms. Singh - Juggle (2016) ... Ms. Singh
2016
ActressShare the Screen
(Video short) Woman
2016
ActressCaptive Love
(Short) Ruth
2016
ActressAnne Darling
(Short) Party Girl
2016
ActressThe Girl Next Door
(Short) Joy
2016
ActressCanucks
(TV Series) Katerina
2016
ActressV Morgan Is Dead
(TV Series) Penny / Penny Morgan - Walking Dead Girl (2015) ... Penny Morgan - How to Get Fired ... Penny - Don't Trust the Handbook ... Penny - The Rose ... Penny - Safety Net ... Penny Show all 7 episodes
-2015
ActressShavasana
(Short) Yogi 2
2015
ActressMature Young Adults
(Short) Amazon Warrior
2015
ActressYou Are Free
(Short) Roberta
2015
ActressThe Underground
(Short) Exterminator
2014
ActressThat's English
(TV Series) Anna Smith / Anna - Module 9 Unit 4B: Gestures Speak Louder Than Words (2014) ... Anna Smith - Module 9 Unit 4A: Its Been Very Nice to Meet You (2014) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Module 9 Unit 3A: If I lived here... (2014) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Module 9 Unit 2B: BFF: Best Friends Forever (2014) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Module 9, Unit 2A: Relationships (2014) ... Anna / Anna Smith Show all 6 episodes
2014
ActressEntrain
(Short) Passagere
2014
ActressDirty Singles
Tamsin (uncredited)
2014
ActressRyan Gosling Must Be Stopped
(TV Mini-Series) WAAM BAHM - And Cue Dramatic Conclusion (2014) ... WAAM BAHM
2014
ActressSebastian
(Short) Record Store Owner
2014/I
ActressThe Truth About Rainbows
(Short) Young Mother
2014
ActressJust a Prayer
(Short) Anita
2013
ActressThe Muted
(Short) Roseline
2013
ActressNikita
(TV Series) Priya - Wanted (2013) ... Priya
2013
ActressLost Girl
(TV Series) Astrid - Sleeping Beauty School (2013) ... Astrid
2013
ActressLong Story, Short
(TV Series) Mel - Reality Sucks (2013) ... Mel
2013
ActressWe Each Have Our Armies
(Short) Susan / Deepa
2013
ActressThe Listener
(TV Series) Emily Parkhurst - Love's a Bitch (2013) ... Emily Parkhurst
2013
ActressThe Haircut
(Short) Meher
2013/II
ActressCovert Affairs
(TV Series) Anjali - Hello Stranger (2012) ... Anjali (uncredited)
2012
ActressBalloon Man
(Short) Farah
2011
ActressTwo Minutes
(Short) Nurse
2011
ActressThe Interview
(Short) Receptionist
2010/I
ActressThe End of Silence
Le Select Customer
2006
ActressTansen
(Short) Priya
2004
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Girl with Rose-Coloured Glasses
(Short) (producer) (completed)
ProducerA Door to God
(Documentary short) (producer) (completed)
2018
ProducerSuper Zee
(Short) (producer)
2019
ProducerBreakdown
(Short) (producer)
2017/I
ProducerReel Women Seen
(Short) (associate producer)
2017
ProducerDissecting Gwen
(Short) (producer)
2017
ProducerRoom for Her
(Documentary short) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerShare the Screen
(Video short) (producer)
2016
ProducerThe Girl Next Door
(Short) (producer)
2016
ProducerBone Orchard
(Short) (producer)
2015
ProducerShavasana
(Short) (producer)
2015
ProducerYou Are Free
(Short) (producer)
2015
ProducerEntrain
(Short) (producer)
2014
ProducerSpun
(Short) (associate producer)
2014
ProducerABCs of Death 2
(associate producer - segment "U")
2014
ProducerBaby Brain
(Short) (associate producer)
2014
ProducerBattlers
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerEasy Money
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProduceriBrain
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerJust a Prayer
(Short) (executive producer)
2013
ProducerSensitivity Training II
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerShe Is Swimming
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerThe Lingering
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerMr. West
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
ProducerWe Each Have Our Armies
(Short) (associate producer)
2013
RoleTitleYear
WriterBreakdown
(Short) (story by)
2017/I
WriterJust a Prayer
(Short) (written by)
2013
RoleTitleYear
DirectorRoom for Her
(Documentary short)
2016
RoleTitleYear
Costume and Wardrobe DepartmentA Nutcracker Christmas
(TV Movie) (wardrobe assistant)
2016
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewCovert Affairs
(TV Series) (stand-in - 1 episode) - Something Against You (2013) ... (stand-in)
2013
RoleTitleYear
ThanksOrchid
(Short) (special thanks)
2018
ThanksOff Track Betty
(Short) (very special thanks)
2016
RoleTitleYear
Self2020 Sandi Ross Awards
(Video) Self
2021
SelfThat's English
(TV Series) Anna / Anna Smith - Module 11 - Unit 9B (2015) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Art (2015) - Module 7 - Unit 9B (2014) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Module 8 Unit 9 (2013) ... Anna / Anna Smith - Hobbies/Drama/Theatre (2013) Show all 11 episodes
2011-2015
SelfKatie Chats
(TV Series) Self - Toronto Black Film Festival Chats (2015) ... Self - Scarborough Film Festival Chats (2014) ... Self - ReelWorld Film Festival Chats (2014) ... Self
2014-2015
SelfIn the Presence of Awe: The Transvangarde
(Documentary) Narrator
2009