Lauren Hammersley

Lauren Hammersley (born in Campbell River, British Columbia)[1] is a Canadian actress known for playing teacher Lisa Mason, the CBC Television sitcom Mr. D. She was raised in Surrey, British Columbia and she lives in Toronto. She played an alcoholic but functional lawyer in Orphan Black.[2] She is currently starring as Charmaine in Virgin River on Netflix.[3]


Hammersley started acting at age 12 in an ad for Fantastic Sand Surprises. In addition to acting, she worked as a photographer until working full time as an actor on Mr. D.[4]



Year Title Role Notes
2006 Bloody Mary Mary
2009 Child Wild Carmella Apples Video
2013 Stag Sarah


Year Title Role Notes
2002 John Doe Officer Fitzmaurice Episode: "Idaho"
2011 Single White Spenny Brooke Episode: "Open Relationship"
2012–2018 Mr. D Lisa Mason Main role
2013 Saving Hope Ariel Episode: "Defense"
2016–17 Orphan Black Adele Recurring role (seasons 4–5)
2019– Virgin River Charmaine Roberts Main role


  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-02-02. Retrieved 2012-08-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. She is a functional trainwreck. BBC America. Event occurs at 1:55. Retrieved January 1, 2021.
  3. Sara, Nissy. "'Virgin River' season 2 release date, cast and all other details about the show". Retrieved 2021-01-01.
  4. Villery, Michelle (7 August 2015). "Exclusive Interview with Mr. D's Lauren Hammersley". Retrieved 2021-01-01.