Alisen Down
Dr. Maria Donato

ALISEN DOWN plays Pathologist Dr. Maria Donato. After graduating high school, she attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles, California, and from there went to England to study with the British American Academy in Oxford. She then returned to Vancouver and began pursuing her craft professionally and since has had roles on such television series as Cold Squad, for which she won a Leo and a Gemini Award, The Dead Zone, Stargate SG-1, Smallville, as well as a two-year run on Mysterious Ways. She has also starred in two MOWs The Life and Tripping the Wire. She has had leading roles in the independent feature films Bad Money and Late Night Sessions and the independent short The Little Things.