Vanessa Lengies began her career in Canadian television, appearing in shows such as Are You Afraid of the Dark? and Popular Mechanics for Kids. Her first major role came in 2002, when she was cast as Roxanne in the NBC series American Dreams.
Lengies' later television roles include a recurring stint in the TNT drama Hawthorne, and on the Fox musical series Glee. She also appeared in films such as The Perfect Man, Stick It and Waiting.
- Waiting... (2005)
- The Perfect Man (2005)
- The Substance of Things Hoped For (2006)
- Stick It (2006)
- Foreign Exchange (2008)
- Extreme Movie (2008)
- Archie's Final Product (2009)
- Arthur (voice, 1996-2006)
- Are You Afraid of the Dark? (regular, 1999-2000)
- For Better or For Worse (voice, 2000)
- American Dreams (regular, 2002-2005)
- Monarch Cave (regular, 2006)
- Hawthorne (recurring, 2009-2011)
- Glee (recurring, 2011-present)