Emily Barclay is a New Zealand actress, though she was born in the UK. She started her acting career on New Zealand television with roles on the TV shows Shortland Street and A Twist in the Tale. She made her film debut in the 2001 movie No One Can Hear You. Her performance in the film In My Father’s Den got her noticed significantly. She next starred in the movie Suburban Mayhem. For this, she won an AACTA Award for Best Leading Actress. In the 2010s, she had roles in the films Love Birds, Weekender, and The Light Between Oceans. She’s also recently starred on the Australian show Please Like Me.