Emelia Burns is an Australian actress. She started her career in the mid-2000s, debuting in an episode of H2O: Just Add Water. She later had one-time roles in The Starter Wife and Sea Patrol. In 2007, she made her big screen debut in the Hollywood film The Condemned. She later became known for her role as Diva in the Australian show The Elephant Princess, which she starred in from 2008-2011. At the same time, she appeared in the film Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark. Afterward, she played recurring character Cpl. Reilly in the short-lived series Terra Nova. Her latest role was as Commander Diana Tilton in The Shannara Chronicles.