Lindsey Shaw Wiki Bio
Lindsey Shaw was born in Lincoln, Nebraska USA, on 10 May 1989 – her zodiac sign is Taurus, and she holds American nationality. She’s an actress with more than 30 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her portrayal of Amber in the 2012 horror thriller movie “No One Lives”, directed by Ryûhei Kitamura, and which starred Luke Evans, Gary Grubbs and Adelaide Clemens. It follows a gang who have kidnaped a rich couple while they were travelling across the states; the movie was nominated for a 2012 Sitges – Catalonian International Film Festival Maria Award for Best Motion Pictures.
Early life and education
Lindsey was raised in Lincoln by her parents, about whom nothing’s known as she respects their privacy. It’s widely believed that she’s an only child, because Lindsey hasn’t spoken of having any siblings.
She became interested in acting and modelling while still attending a local elementary school, and was a member of its drama club, appearing in various plays performed at the school. In 1999 aged 10, Lindsey launched her acting career with her portrayal of Kat Stratford in the comedy series “10 Things I Hate About You”, which won one of the nine awards for which it was nominated. In 2002 aged 13, Lindsey moved with her mother to Los Angeles, California, so that she could pursue her acting career.
She attended a local high school in Los Angeles, and upon matriculating in 2007, Lindsey didn’t attend college, but rather focused on acting.
Roles in TV series
Between 2004 and 2007, Lindsey starred as Jennifer Ann ‘Moze’ Mosely in the family comedy “Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide”, created by Scott Fellows, and which also starred Devon Werkheiser and Daniel Curtis Lee. It follows Ned Bigby, who’s teaching teenagers how to survive middle school; the series won 11 awards.
In 2008, she was cast to star as Claire Tolchuck, in the comedy “Aliens in America”, and the same year saw her make a guest appearance in the episode “Titans” of the mystery crime drama “Eleventh Hour”.
In 2014, Lindsey played June in the critically acclaimed comedy “Suburgatory”, created by Emily Kapnek, and which starred Jeremy Sisto, Carly Chaikin and Jane Levy. It follows Tessa Altman, who has moved to a small town from a big city; the series won one of the nine awards for which it was nominated. In 2015, Lindsey appeared in four episodes of the romantic comedy drama “Faking It”, and in 2017, she played Karina in eight episodes of the comedy drama “Hers and History”.
Between 2011 and 2017, she starred as Paige McCullers, in the popular romantic mystery drama “Pretty Little Liars”, created by I. Marlene King, and which also starred Troian Bellisario and Ashley Benson.
It follows four best friends who are trying to reveal the identity of an anonymous person, who’s threatening to reveal their secrets on the internet; the series won 45 of the 91 awards for which it was nominated.
Roles in movies
Lindsey made her debut film appearance in 2005, when she played Robyn in the short drama “The Great Lie”, and her following roles came in 2010, when she appeared in the family drama “Nic & Tristan Go Mega Dega”, the short mystery horror “Gideon”, and the comedy “Devolved”.
She gained recognition in 2011, when she played Lisa Sommers in the fantasy comedy “Teen Spirit”, which starred Cassandra Scerbo and Carissa Fowler, and follows the mean popular girl Amber who has died, but isn’t allowed to enter heaven until she helps the unpopular girl from her school to be crowned Prom Queen.
Lindsey could then have been seen starring in a couple of short films, including the 2013 “Objects in the Rearview” and the 2015 “Hollywood Superstar”.
In 2018, she was cast to play Lissa, the main character in the drama “1/1”, written and directed by Jeremy Phillips, and which also starred Judd Nelson and Dendrie Taylor. It follows the 20 year-old Lissa, who might be pregnant.
Three of Lindsey’s most recent roles in movies have been in the short horror thriller “The Picture”, the comedy “Olden Times” both in 2019, and the 2020 comedy “Reboot Camp”. She’s currently shooting for two upcoming movies: the horror “Involuntary”, and the horror drama “Prom Night”.
In 2010, Lindsey voiced Tripitaka in the video game “Enslaved: Odyssey to the West”.
She sang the song “So What” in the 2011 episode “A Person of Interest” of the series “Pretty Little Liars”.
Lindsey has two producing credits: the 2012 family comedy movie “16-Love”, and the 2016 romantic comedy film “Temps”.
She has made a guest appearance in various talk-shows, such as “Q N’ A with Mikki and Shay”, “Christy’s Throwback Reacts” and “Christy’s Kitchen Throwback”.
Awards and nominations
In 2009, Lindsey was nominated for two TV Guide Awards, one for Favorite Duo (shared with Meaghan Martin), and the other for Favorite Ensemble, shared with all colleagues, for their performance in “10 Things I Hate About You”.
Love life and boyfriend
Sometime in the mid-2000s, Lindsey began dating Devon Graye, an American actor and moviemaker, who’s perhaps known best for his portrayal of Teenage Dexter, in the critically acclaimed mystery crime series “Dexter”. The two were together for around four years before splitting in 2009 for unknown reasons.
In 2009, Lindsey started seeing Ethan Peck, an American actor, after they had met on the set of a TV series; Ethan’s probably known best for his portrayal of Young Spock in the series “Star Trek: Discovery”, while he has recently been cast to reprise the role in the upcoming series “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds”. The pair dated for around a year, but split by the end of 2010.
Lindsey hasn’t spoken of any other men whom she has perhaps been with, so as of August 2021 she appears to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Lindsey’s a dog-lover, and her pet dog can be seen featured in many of her Instagram pictures. She’s quite active on the network, as she seems to be enjoying the attention she’s receiving from her over 420,000 followers; Lindsey has uploaded more than 600 pictures, most of which have been taken during her everyday life.
Summer is her favorite season, as she enjoys sun tanning at the beach and swimming in the ocean.
Lindsey loves to travel, and her acting career has taken her to several US states, while she’s also had an opportunity to visit England and France in Europe; her dream travel destination is Paris in France.
Lindsey has her own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Channing Tatum, Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie, while a couple of her favorite movies are “Dear John”, “Good Will Hunting” and “Mr. and Mrs Smith”.
Age, measurements and net worth
Lindsey’s age is 32. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 8ins (1.73m), and she weighs around 135lbs (61kgs).
As of August 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.