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Alisha Newton

Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, Alisha Newton has been appearing in TV and film for over a decade and has been seen in well over 100 hours of prime time television. Her first big role came as a series regular for The Wyoming Story, an Amy Sherman-Palladino pilot for CW/Warner Bros. Immediately following she made an appearance on the hit series Supernatural. She subsequently played several leads in some challenging independent films before making her big-screen debut in Twentieth Century Fox's Percy Jackson - Sea of Monsters starring Alexandra Daddario and Logan Lerman. Alisha is best known for her lead role as Georgie on the hit CBC television series, "Heartland", which is viewed in 119 countries worldwide. She joined the cast at the age of 10 and has grown up on screen.

A talent described as natural, intuitive and professional, Alisha is well respected for her strong and compelling performances and displays impressive vulnerability and range. She is intrigued by flawed and damaged characters and enjoys the intense challenges that these roles present. She has starred in a variety of diverse roles and has been acknowledged and honoured with several nominations and awards.