In Dr. Death, Anna Sophia Robb plays: Michelle Shughart
Actress AnnaSophia Robb will start production shortly in the Netflix feature, REBEL RIDGE, and can be seen in the Peacock limited-series DR. DEATH, alongside Joshua Jackson and Christian Slater. Robb recently starred in two of Hulu’s most critically acclaimed limited series: in 2019, she co-starred opposite Patricia Arquette in THE ACT; and last spring, she portrayed the flashback version of Reese Witherspoon’s “Elena Richardson” character in LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE, based on Celeste Ng’s bestselling book. She can also be seen alongside Charlie Plummer and Taylor Russell in the film WORDS ON BATHROOM WALLS, based on Julia Walton’s debut novel.
On the silver screen, Robb recently starred opposite Uma Thurman in Lionsgate’s suspenseful thriller DOWN A DARK HALL, directed by Rodrigo Cortes. She played ‘Kit Gordon,’ a troubled but gifted teenager sent away to a private boarding school to develop her talents, but then uncovers a dark secret about the school’s true intensions. She was also seen in the feature FREAKSHOW, produced by Drew Barrymore’s Flower Films and directed by Trudie Styler. Robb co-starred opposite Toni Collette and Steve Carell in the critically acclaimed Fox Searchlight film, THE WAY, WAY BACK directed by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash. She received amazing reviews for her performance in SOUL SURFER, the story of Bethany Hamilton, a competitive surfer who survived a horrific shark attack. Her additional film credits include CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, SLEEPWALKING, THE SPACE BETWEEN, RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN, JUMPER, BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE, SPY SCHOOL and BRIDGE TO TERABITHIA.
Robb has portrayed a diverse array of characters on television. She starred in the second season of the PBS Civil War mini-series MERCY STREET, produced by Ridley Scott. Robb also starred in the CW’s THE CARRIE DIARIES, playing the character Carrie Bradshaw in the prequel to the HBO highly successful series SEX & THE CITY. Additional television credits include A CONSPIRACY ON JEKYLL ISLAND opposite Dianna Agron, Minnie Driver and Frank Grillo, as well as the highly-rated TV movie SAMANTHA: AN AMERICAN GIRL HOLIDAY.