Emilia McCarthy is a Canadian actress. Her professional acting career started in the late 2000s. She debuted in the TV movie Booky and the Secret Santa where she starred as Laura Westover. She reprised her role in the sequel Booky’s Crush. In the 2010s, she pursued a career in Hollywood, first appearing in an episode of Beauty and the Beast. Her first recurring role was in the show Wild Kratts. In 2013, she played recurring character Alyssa Sworn in Hemlock Grove. She later starred as Taylor Dean in the Disney Channel Original Movie Zapped. In 2014, she made her cinematic debut in the movie Maps to the Stars. She became further known for starring as Abby Ackerman in the sitcom Max & Shred.