Hannah Anderson
Born May 3, 1976 (age 35)
Sacramento, California, USA
Occupation Actress
Years active 1996-present
Spouse Mike Rodriguez (2002-2005) (divorced)
Partner Paul Newton (2010-present)

Hannah Anderson (born May 3, 1976 in Sacramento, California, USA) is a Ryanland actress of American heritage. She is best known for her portrayal of Katie Darwood on hit teen-drama, The Afterlife (2000-2004), portraying Lily Turner on Sisters (2008-2010) and more recently playing Jane Parker on GenerationTV series Freak Show (2011-present).


In 1996, at the age of 20, Anderson made a low profile appearance in the Direct-to-DVD movie, A Little Girl Named Jennifer. She did not resume acting until two years later in 1998, when she began in television with a small appearance on the "Pilot" of hit show Make It Or Break It, playing Maddie Hartman. She was supposed to be in more episodes, but was not. Just following this in 1999, Anderson made an appearance in Angels And Devils playing Lucy Abbot for six episodes, eventually being killed off and a long 87 episodes on hit ERC soap opera, Life Takes Turns, playing Alexa Washington. To continue her fast paced career, in 2000, she was casted as Katie Darwood, in soon to be hit teen-drama show on the DC network, which lasted for four seasons and 72 episodes until 2004. While in The Afterlife's second season, Hannah Anderson made an appearance on daytime talkshow, Lets Talk. Following the Afterlife's end, Anderson made appearances in 8 episodes from 2005-2007 in CTV mystery series, Y Did U Do It?. After her last appearance, she returned to film and was casted a supporting role in the film Higher as Shandice and straight after in 2007 she was casted in a main role for film The Confessions Of You. In March 2007 until May 2007, she appeared in short lived series Imagine for 13 episodes. Followed by a two year career on drama television series, Sisters as Lily Turner from 2008-2010. Just before filming for the second season began, she appeared in a Y Did U Do It! movie and another movie See You Tonight.



Year Film Role Notes
1996 A Little Girl Named Jennifer Lizzie Direct-To-DVD Movie
2007 Higher Shandice Supporting Role
The Confessions Of You Kacey Turner Main Role
2009 Y Did U Do It!: The Movie Jessica TV Movie
See You Tonight Haley Supporting Role
2011 Sleeping Over 3 Jennifer Danson Supporting Role


Year Film Role Notes
1998 Make It Or Break It Maddie Hartman Episode "Pilot"
1999 Angels And Devils Lucy Abbot 6 episodes
Life Takes Turns Alexa Washington 87 episodes
2000-2004 The Afterlife Katie Darwood Main Role, 72 episodes
2001 Let's Talk Herself 1 episode
2005-2007 Y Did U Do It? Natasha Cook 8 episodes
2007 Imagine Abbie Edwards Main Role, 13 episodes
2008-2010 Sisters Lily Turner Main Role, 42 episodes
2009 Late Night With Craig Stanson Herself 1 episode
2011-present Freak Show Jane Parker Main Role, 68 episodes
2011 The Jess Stevens Show Herself 1 episode