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Vanessa Morgan (born March 23, 1992 in Ottawa, Ontario), is a Canadian actress and singer, best known for her role as Sarah on the Disney Channel movie and series My Babysitter's a Vampire. She is also notable for playing the young version of Halle Berry's character in Frankie and Alice.

In January 2020, she married MLB player Michael Kopech. Six months later, she announced that she would be having a baby, due January 2021.



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  • Action Girl: Her role as Sarah on My Babysitters A Vampire.
  • Ambiguously Brown: We know her ethnicity is East African and Scottish, yet like mentioned below she plays a partial Native American on Riverdale and she's mixed race enough to pull it off, even though she doesn't have any of that ancestry.
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  • Cast the Runner-Up: Originally auditioned for Josie in Riverdale, and made enough of an impression despite not getting the role to be cast as Toni in Season 2.
  • Creator Backlash: Accused the Riverdale crew of having a problem with showing homosexual content beyond the occasional token kiss after she had numerous scenes cut.
  • Dawson Casting: She played 16 year old Bird on Finding Carter despite being 22 at the time.
  • Fake American: She's originally from Ottawa.
  • Fake Mixed Race: She's rather unbelievably supposed to be at least partially Native American in Riverdale.
  • Sibling Team: With her older sister Celina on the The Amazing Race Canada 1
  • Strong Family Resemblance: Her older sister looks almost identical to her, despite a ten year age gap.
  • Stage Name: Her full name is Vanessa Morgan Mziray.
  • Teens Are Short: At only 5'2'', she will most likely play teen roles for a while.
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  • Token Minority: The case in Finding Carter and Guilty at 17.


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