Anna Silk is a captivating Canadian actress who made her outstanding debut as Sabrina in the popular television sitcom “Daring and Grace”: Teenage Detectives. She was also known for her role in Lost Girl, where she appeared as “Bo”, a supernatural character who could seduce and manipulate people by touching their skin.
She was born on 31 January 1974 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Anna Silk and her sister Mandy Silk were raised by her parents, Peter and Ilkay Silk. Her father is an academic Don, while her mother is a renowned producer, actress, director, playwright, educator, and theater director at the prestigious St. Thomas University.
Anna’s father is of British descent, while her mother is of Turkish Cypriot descent. Anna attended St. Thomas University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1997. During her stay at the university, she took part in plays such as The Kitchen and Seven Menus. Anna Silk was urged to act by her mother because she was inspired by her mother as a teenager when she watched her acting. When Anna was a child, she also took part in some television activities of her own, as she appeared in several commercials.
Anna Silk Career
In 1999 Silk moved to Toronto where she ventured into professional acting. At the age of 25, she began taking acting classes in an independent studio. Her most important film debut was in Confession of Dangerous Mind, where she played the role of Headset Woman. Anna Silk also starred in several Hollywood movies and series such as Lost Girl and Being Erica. In the renowned television sitcom Lost Girl, she appeared together with KJris Holden-Reid. Cassidy Rowland, the role she played in the television sitcom Being Erica, helped her to a nomination for the Gemini Awards in 2009.
In 2015, Anna received a nomination for the Golden Marple Awards in the category of Best Actress in a TV series. She also received the Canadian Screen Awards for her remarkable contribution to Lost Girl. Anna also received the role of a flight attendant in the Canadian Nicoderm commercial.
Marriage, Husband, Baby
Anna Silk closed the wedding knot with Seth Cooperman, her longtime boyfriend, in December 2009, shortly after their engagement in the same year. Today’s Bonnie and Clyde first came into contact during an acting workshop in Los Angeles in 2007. Their connection was permanent, and the couple is currently blessed with Samuel Jerome Cooperman and Levi Aaron, their two sons. Samuel was born in May 2013, while Levi was born on May 13, 2016.
Seth Cooperman is a writer and actor. In 2010 he was also involved in a role in Lost Girl, he is also known for his role in Sleepless (2015). He seems like a funny guy, sometimes he describes his career in simple words by saying; sometimes ideas appear in his head and he gets paid to write them down, or sometimes ideas appear in other people’s heads and he gets paid to say them.
Height, Weight, Measurements
Anna Silk is 5 ft 5 inches tall and weighs 57 kg.
Silk has an estimated net worth of $6 million on a salary of $450,000.
Anna Silk is relatively active in the field of social media. She has over 128 thousand followers on Twitter and over 52 thousand followers on Instagram. Her Twitter feed is mostly a reposting from her Instagram site, while on Instagram she posts many of her personal life stories, children, and everyday activities.
Awards and Nominations
- In 2009 the seductive Anna Silk won the Canadian Screen Awards in the category – Fan’s Choice Awards. In the same year, she won the Gemini Awards in the category for the best performance of an actress in a guest role drama series.
- By 2015 she received a nomination for the Golden Marple Awards in the category of Best Actress in a TV series broadcast in the USA.
Facts about Anna
- She speaks several languages like English, French, and understands some Spanish.
- Anna is vegan since the beginning of the second season of awards.
- For some of her film appearances, she was trained by a martial artist to prepare her for the physical scenes.