Margarita Levieva
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Character Emily Porter
Season(s) 1 - 2
Date of Birth February, 9, 1980
Birthplace St-Petersburg, Russia
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Margarita Levieva (born February 9, 1980) is an American actress. Born in the Soviet Union, she was a professional gymnast before going on to star in the films The Invisible, Adventureland and Spread. On Revenge, she played [[Emily Porter].

Personal Life

Levieva, a Russian Jew, was born in Leningrad, RSFSR, (now Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation). At the age of three, she began the rigorous training program of a competitive rhythmic gymnast.Levieva continued to train for the next 13 years, winning competitions in Russia and eventually going on to compete in the United States after emigrating.

When she was 11, Levieva's mother moved her and her twin brother to Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn in New York City.[3] She attended high school in Secaucus, New Jersey. Levieva majored in economics at NYU and worked as a fashion buyer.[3] Her continuing interest in acting led her to be accepted into the Meisner Training Program at the William Esper Studio.

In 2005, New York Magazine featured her as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in New York.


Levieva made a guest appearance on Law & Order: Trial by Jury in 2005. In 2006, she starred in the Fox series, Vanished. Her feature film credits include The Invisible, the independent film Billy's Choice, and Noise starring Tim Robbins, Bridget Moynahan, and William Hurt.

In 2009, Levieva played Lisa P. in the comedy Adventureland. The same year, she made an appearance in the NBC drama Kings (in the episode "First Night") and starred in the play The Retributionists.[4]

She also stars in HBO's How to Make it in America.


On Revenge, Levieva played Amanda Clarke from the bulk of the first season to her character's demise in the middle of season two.But the question is , is amanda still after her death at the sea with emily


Year Film/Series Role
2004 Billy's Choice Julie Romano
2005 N.Y.-70 Cindy
Law & Order: Trial by Jury Stephanie Davis
2006 The Prince Isabelle
Vanished Marcy Collins
2007 David's Apartment DeeDee
The Invisible Annie Newton
Noise Ekaterina Filippovna
2009 Spread Heather
Kings Claudia
Adventureland Lisa P.
2010-2011 How to Make It in America Julie
The Stand Up Veronica
2011 The Lincoln Lawyer Reggie Campo
Knights of Badassdom Beth
Revenge Emily Porter


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