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Jodelle Micah Ferland has built up an impressive resume filled with roles in film, television and, at the beginning of her career, commercials. Born on October 9, 1994, she got her start in an episode of CTV’s Cold Squad (1998), before landing the lead role in her first film, Mermaid (2000) at an early age. Her portrayal of the heartbroken “Desi” earned her a Daytime Emmy Award nomination, making her the youngest nominee in history, as well as a Young Artist Award.
Interesting Facts about Jodelle Ferland
- Siblings: an older brother, Jeremy, who is a professional violinist and an older sister, Marisha, who has studied make-up artistry.
- In her spare time, Jodelle likes to hang out with her friends, read, swim, draw and ride her bike.
- The proud winner of a 2008 Camie Award for her lead performance as “Hollis” in the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie Pictures of Hollis Woods (2007).
- Friend of actors Cameron Bright, Jake D. Smith and Benjamin B. Smith.
- Her favorite TV shows are Supernatural (2005), Smallville (2001), Scrubs (2001) and The Simpsons (1989).
- Is of French, British and Austrian heritage.
- Her favorite actors are Robin Williams, Shia LaBeouf, Steve Martin, Johnny Depp, and Daniel Radcliffe.
Personal Quotes by Jodelle Ferland
It is really hard to completely re-learn how to express yourself without using words. When you take away speech, you have to re-invent the way you express yourself. You have to exaggerate your body language and your facial expressions.- Jodelle Ferland
There is no schedule in the film industry. It’s not like you have a 9 to 5 job every day.- Jodelle Ferland
I do not want to play a character who is exactly like me.- Jodelle Ferland
I do think I tend to be typecast, but it doesn’t necessarily bother me.- Jodelle Ferland
After I read ‘The Hunger Games,’ I went out and got ‘Catching Fire’ the next day.- Jodelle Ferland