Growing up alongside the beautiful Rocky Mountains in Calgary, AB, Canada and of Danish-Canadian descent, Julie Lynn Mortensen is a professional actress now based in Vancouver, BC.
Julie Lynn plays the lead role of Catharine Robb Whyte in MYRA Entertainment’s epic narrative love story, “Drawing Home”, where she works alongside industry veterans Kate Mulgrew and Rutger Hauer.
Recently, she finessed her gun twirling skills in an all-female re-imagining of the infamous Gunfight at the OK Corral, in “Last Stand to Nowhere” and on television she can also be seen putting up a fight as Lily Van Helsing in “Van Helsing” on SYFY Network and Netflix. You can also catch her in many Hallmark channel productions including “All of my Heart: Inn Love”, “Dashing Through the Snow”, “A Country Wedding” and “Julius House”.
Julie Lynn also loves the stage and select favorite theatre roles include: The Princess of France in “Love’s Labour’s Lost”, Elizabeth Barry in “The Libertine”, Mary in “Unity 1918”, Sheila Birling in “An Inspector Calls”, and Miriam in “Common Grace”.
In her downtime she is an avid skier on both water and snow, loves her stand-up paddle board, and hikes, cycles and practices yoga and meditation.