Canadian television actress, best known for her roles as Amy Abbott on the WB series Everwood (2002–06), as Rebecca Harper on the ABC series Brothers & Sisters (2007–10) and as Emily Thorne/Amanda Clarke in the ABC drama series Revenge(2011–present).
VanCamp was born in Port Perry, Ontario. She moved to Montreal at the age of 12 after being accepted at the École supérieure de ballet du Québec. She speaks French fluently.She has three sisters: Molly, Katie, and Alison.
VanCamp made her acting debut at age 13 in Nickelodeon’s series Are You Afraid of the Dark?.From 2002 to 2006 starred as Amy Abbott in the WB drama series Everwood. She appeared in the short film Rings, which bridged the gap between The Ring and The Ring Two, the latter of which saw her reprising her character from the aforementioned short film. She also guest-starred in an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in early 2007.