Known most for her role on the TV show ER, Emily Rose has a ton of great TV and movie roles. Here are her best ones, ranked.
Emily Rose’s great performances over the years have made her a go-to actress for roles in TV shows as well as TV movies. She is also known for voicing the character Elena Fisher in the Uncharted video game series. Elena has grown to be one of the most loved female video game characters in recent times.
Even though Emily’s single episode roles in TV shows such as NCIS and Criminal Minds have been good, Emily tends to showcase her talents much better when she is in the lead role or when she is a recurring supporting character. Here is a ranking of her best ever movie and TV roles.
The Killing Pact (2017)
In the highly entertaining thriller film, Emily Rose portrays Hayley, a mother who tries to give her 14-year-old daughter a decent life while still providing alimony for an ex-husband. She hates her ex-husband and wishes he’d be out of her life. So one night, she jokingly makes a pact with two strangers to take care of each other’s troubles.
Things get serious when Hayley’s ex-husband gets killed. Hayley is thus pressured to fulfill her own pact too. One of the strangers goes to the extent of kidnapping Hayley’s daughter so that she fulfills her promise. Things get quite crazy from there.
John From Cincinnati (2007)
Emily Rose had a recurring role in the HBO series. John From Cincinnati follows the Yost family, a surfing dynasty that’s crippled with all kinds of drama. Mitch is the patriarch. His son, Butchie is a heroin addict who really doesn’t take care of his own son Shaun.
Emily plays Cass, a woman employed by a rival surfing company named Linc Stark to seduce Mitch and destroy his marriage with his wife Cissy’s marriage. She appeared in all episodes of the first season.
Boyfriend’s Deceit (2018)
Emily Rose stars as Annie, a woman who takes her boyfriend Oliver’s car for an unexpected business trip then the worst happens. She gets pulled over by cops for a traffic violation then they discover a bloody knife. The weapon is then linked to a recent killing.
She tries to get an explanation from Oliver but he refuses to give any. Soon, he vanishes. Annie is forced to take the fall because there are no records of Oliver ever existing. The twists and turns make Boyfriend’s Deceit one of the best Lifetime movies ever made.
Graceland follows a team of undercover agents drawn from various law enforcement agencies all across America, including the FBI, and the DEA. They reside together in a Southern California beach house named “Graceland”. Together, they work to solve crimes.
Emily’s role is that of the Assistant Deputy Director of the FBI named Jessica Forster. Jessica also ends up having a brief relationship with a smart rookie FBI agent named Mike Warren.
Perfect Plan (2010)
In Perfect Plan a young realtor named Lauren Baker is struggling to make ends meet since the real estate market isn’t doing so well. Luck appears to be on her side when she gets a major listing involving a beautiful mansion on Chicago’s posh Gold Coast.
She finds a buyer for the brother and sister who are selling the house but the siblings turn out to be imposters. The real owners then end up dead. Confused, Lauren tries to find out what mess she got herself into.
The CBS post-apocalyptic action-drama series revolves around the residents of Jericho, a fictional town Kansas after a devastating nuclear attack destroys 23 cities. Emily Rose portrays Patricia “Trish” Merrick.
The character first appeared in the second season as an employee of Jennings & Rall, a company hired by the new government, dubbed the Allied States of America to help in the administration of the newly set up territories. She ends up becoming friends with various residents.
Haven (2010 – 2015)
Haven is considered one of the not-so-good adaptations of Stephen King’s books but Emily’s character was one of the best things about the show. The Syfy series is based on the popular Stephen King novel The Colorado Kid. The story revolves around supernatural events in a fictional town named Haven.
Emily plays Audrey Parker, an FBI Special Agent who tries to help the residents of the town who have supernatural afflictions while also protecting the town from these very afflictions. The series also extracted a couple of scenes from Stephen King’s other novel It.
Matchmaker Christmas (2009)
Hallmark Christmas movies are always a blast and Matchmaker Christmas was no different. Emily Rose plays Maggie, an editor at a book publishing company that gives herself the task of helping her boss Amanda find a date before Christmas.
Maggie enjoys matchmaking for fun, but things take a turn when her college ex Jaxson who is now a successful author gets signed by the company. Maggie still has feelings for Jaxson, but what’s worse is that her boss Amanda is eyeing him too.
Brothers And Sisters (2007 – 2008)
Brothers And Sisters covers the problems that the wealthy Walker family faces after the patriarch William Walker dies. William happened to be the founder of a successful business called Ojai Foods. Sally Field who plays William’s wife won two consecutive Emmys for her performance.
The plot normally touched on romantic involvements of the characters and the complicated relationship between the Walker siblings. Emily Rose’s character Lena Branigan first appeared in the second season. She began working at the family’s company Walker Landing and eventually became close to one of the Walker siblings.
ER (2008 – 2009)
ER is the second-longest-running medical drama in America. Only Grey’s Anatomy is above it. The show is highly decorated as well. It has won a total of 23 Emmys out of 124 nominations. Surely, excellence doesn’t come better than that.
Emily Rose portrayed an emergency room intern named Dr. Tracy Martin in the fifteenth and final season. She appeared in a total of 11 episodes. Several former cast members also made appearances in the first season but Emily’s performance made her character stand out.