Shelley Conn is best known for her starring role as “Dr. Elisabeth Shannon” on the Fox Television series, "Terra Nova." She has also starred in many high-profile film and television projects in the UK including the BBC drama "Mistresses," "Strike Back," "The Persuasionists," "Raw," "The Palace," "Party Animals," "Down to Earth," "Casualty," "Mersey Beat" and "Attachments."
Conn’s feature film credits include "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" opposite Johnny Depp, the James L. Brooks’ film "How Do You Know" and "Nina’s Heavenly Delights."
Conn was featured in Variety as one of the Top 10 Faces to Watch on TV in 2011. She studied Drama at Queen Mary’s College in Basingstoke and trained at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.
Conn was born in London, England and currently resides there.
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