Emily Kinney as Beth Greene
Emily Kinney is a New York City based actress originally from Nebraska. On television, she can currently be seen playing Beth on AMC's The Walking Dead. Kinney recurred on the second season of Showtime's The Big C, playing the role of Emily. She has also made guest appearances on CBS’ The Good Wife, NBC’s Law & Order: SVU, USA’s Law & Order: Criminal Intent, ABC’s The Unusuals and MTV’s The Game Killers. Kinney appeared in the Universal Pictures feature film It’s Complicated, directed by Nancy Meyers, and will next be seen in the independent film Concussion, directed by Stacie Passon.
Upon her arrival in New York, Kinney immediately made her Off-Broadway debut in Iphigenia 2.0 at the Signature Theatre, directed by Tina Landau. She then went on to play Wendy Darling in Alabama Shakespeare Festival’s annual production of Peter Pan. On Broadway, Kinney was seen as Anna in the Tony Award-winning production of Spring Awakening. She starred opposite Estelle Parsons as Jean Fordham in the First National Tour of August: Osage County.
Kinney is also a singer/songwriter. She recently released a five song EP entitled ‘Blue Toothbrush,’ which can be found on iTunes and CdBaby. She plays her original music in different venues around New York City, including Rockwood Music Hall and Pianos. Kinney loves to write and often shares her acting and NYC adventures by writing for Backstage Magazine.