Miriam McDonald is a Canadian actress. She had her career beginnings in 1999, debuting in an episode of System Crash. Her first main role was as the voice of Chewy in the children’s series Pecola. From 2001 to 2010, she gained recognition for starring as Emma Nelson in the Canadian series Degrassi: The Next Generation. Simultaneously, she had performances in the TV movies She’s Too Young, Devil’s Diary, Sea Beast, and Poison Ivy: The Secret Society. McDonald also appeared in the feature film The Poet. In the 2010s, she had one-time roles in XIII: The Series, Orphan Black, and Lost Girl. She next starred in the film Wolves.