Lisa Berry is a Canadian actress born and raised in Richmond Hill, Ontario, and is the youngest of four children. She started in the industry behind the camera as a makeup artist, but it wasn’t long before her passion for storytelling led her to acting. She trained at the Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts, and has gone on to enjoy a prolific career on the small screen, big screen and on stages across North America.
Recent television credits include her recurring role as Death on Supernatural (The CW), Sister Cleophas on Shadowhunters (ABC/Freeform) and Nolan on Continuum (SyFy). Lisa has also appeared in television series’, Mr. D, Lost Girl, XIII: The Series, 19-2, Against The Wall, The Firm, and in a series regular role on ABC’s Combat Hospital.
Selected stage credits include An Octoroon, Father Comes Home from The Wars, Intimate Apparel (in the Canadian premiere), Doubt: A Parable, The Crucible and To Kill a Mockingbird. Lisa is honored to have played on both the Stratford and Shaw Festival stages, and at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre in Pericles opposite her partner Dion Johnstone.