Amybeth McNulty

Amybeth McNulty

TV Actress

Amybeth McNulty is an Irish-Canadian actress. She is known for her starring role as Anne Shirley in the CBC/Netflix drama series Anne with an E, based on the 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery.

Full Name
Nov 7, 2001
5′ 4″
Net Worth


Amybeth McNulty is an Irish-Canadian actress who was born in Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland, on November 7th, 2001. She began acting at the age of 8 and has since appeared in numerous TV and film productions. Amybeth is best known for her portrayal of Anne Shirley in the CBC and Netflix series “Anne with an E” which earned her a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role. 

Amybeth won the 2017 IFTA Rising Star award and was also honored with the 2019 Hellen Hayes Outstanding Young Performer Award. In addition to her television work, she has also appeared in several films including "The 9th Life of Louis Drax", "Voyage of Time" and "Cradle Swapping". Amybeth currently lives in Toronto with her family and is working on various projects.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Amybeth McNulty is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On November 7, 2001, Amybeth McNulty was born in Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starts Training at the Dublin Youth Theatre</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty starts training at the Dublin Youth Theatre when she was 13.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Acting Debut on “Anne”</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty makes her acting debut in the Netflix series “Anne.” She played the titular role of Anne Shirley.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Wins Canadian Screen Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty won a Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role for her performance as Anne Shirley.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Voice Acting Debut in "The Town"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty made her voice acting debut in the short film "The Town," where she voiced the character of Claire.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in "The Witches"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty stars in the 2020 film adaptation of Roald Dahl's book "The Witches." She plays the role of Daisy.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in "Voyagers"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">McNulty stars in the sci-fi movie "Voyagers," where she plays the lead role of Sela.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She is Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Amybeth McNulty is an incredibly talented actress. She has starred in a wide range of roles, from being the titular character in Anne with an E to playing a troubled youth in The Bay. Her performances are always captivating and she brings complex characters to life.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She is Inspiring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Amybeth McNulty is an inspiration to many, especially young women. She has spoken out against bullying and body shaming, encouraging young people to accept themselves and be proud of who they are. Her work encourages others to pursue their dreams and never give up.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She is Charitable</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Amybeth McNulty is involved in numerous charities, including the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (ISPCC). She has also used her platform to help raise awareness of issues such as mental health and gender inequality. She is a great role model for young people, showing them that they can make a difference in the world.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Record-Breaking Youngest Actress</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Amybeth McNulty is the youngest actress to win a Canadian Screen Award, winning the 2017 Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series at age 13.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Started Acting at 11 Years Old</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Amybeth McNulty began her acting career at the young age of 11 when she was cast as Anne Shirley on CBC's "Anne with an E".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> International Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Amybeth McNulty has won awards for her performances from not only Canada, but also from countries around the world including Ireland, Italy, and France.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> She Played Violin</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Amybeth McNulty is a talented violinist who has performed at local stages in Ireland and even opened for The Script in Dublin.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Believes in Giving Back</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Amybeth McNulty is an active philanthropist and works with several charities and nonprofits to help those in need.</p></div>


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