Chelah Horsdal (born June 19, 1973) is a Canadian actress. She is well known for her regular roles in the TV series Hell on Wheels, When Calls the Heart, and The Man in the High Castle, and recurring roles on Stargate SG-1, Level Up, Arrow, and for her roles in the films Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem and Rise of the Planet of the Apes.\n', '
References source say Horsdal was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, while the actress says she "was born to hippie parents while surrounded by friends and family on the \'farm\' Headacres", without specifying a location. \n', '
She is the daughter of mother Lindsay and folksinger father Valdy. She grew up with her mother in Kitsilano and attended Bayview Elementary followed by Lord Byng Secondary. She began modeling in locally shot TV shows and commercials at 18, and then lived in the Caribbean for a year.\n', '