Canadian actress Sara Waisglass is well known for portraying the role of Frankie Hollingsworth in the teen drama television series Degrassi: The Next Generation.
Waisglass made her acting debut in The Jane Show in 2007, when she was eight. Following that, she made her feature film debut in 2008, co-starring with John Malkovich and Evangeline Lilly in Gilles Bourdos’ psychological thriller Afterwards.
Later in 2015, she starred in Anton Corbijn’s biographical drama Life. The actress portrayed Chanel in the 2016 television film Holiday Joy. The same year, she was also seen reprising her role as Frankie Hollingsworth in Degrassi: Next Class. She appeared in 37 episodes of the series between 2016 and 2017.
Likewise, Waisglass portrayed Mary’s half-sister Robyn in Molly McGlynn’s film Mary Goes Round, which premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. In the Netflix comedy series Ginny and Georgia, she played Maxine, Ginny’s best friend and member of the MANG group (Max, Abby, Norah, and Ginny).
Following her performance in Ginny and Georgia, her fan base grew, and people became curious about the actress’s family background.
Sara Waisglass’ early life
Waisglass was born on July 3, 1998, to her parents, Jeff Waisglass and Tess Waisglass. She spent her childhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Likewise, she grew up along with her older sister Carly Waisglass.
The actress has been interested in modeling and acting since she was a child. Her parents quickly realized she was passionate about acting and signed for her performance in The Jane Show when she was only eight.
Waisglass also began modeling at the age of 15 for the Youth Apparel brand. At this young age, one couldn’t do everything independently, so her parents played an essential role in her successful career.
Sara Waisglass appears to be close to her parents
Waisglass has rarely mentioned her father or mother in public, but she has frequently posted photos of herself with her parents on Instagram.
On May 12, 2019, the actress posted a photo of herself and her mother pouting on Mother’s Day. She wrote alongside the picture, “Happy mother’s day to the biggest badass on the block. thanks for putting up with me for 20 years!”
Sara Waisglass appears to have a strong bond with her family. (Source: Instagram)
The father-daughter duo looked adorable in both photos. The actress also expressed her love for her father in the caption, saying she doesn’t know where she would be without him.
Waisglass recently shared a family photo with the caption, “When there’s a will, there’s a waisglass,” on October 17, 2020. The family of four looked stunning in the photograph.
Who is Sara Waisglass’s sister Carly Waisglass?
The actress’s older sister’s Instagram is private despite having 2,286 followers and 360 posts. As a result, very little is known about her.
Sara Waisglass traveled with her sister Carly Waisglass. (Source: Instagram)
Waisglass usually posts pictures with her sister on special occasions. On August 2, 2020, the actress shared a photo of herself and her sister, wishing her a happy birthday.
She captioned the photo, “HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY SWEET SEESTRA!!!! I don’t know what I’d do without you. Sing both parts to fergalicious, I guess. But it wouldn’t be the same!!!!!” The picture depicts a strong bond between the sisters.