Sarah Carter (sometimes credited as Sarah Sanguin Carter) is a Canadian actress best known for her television roles as Madeleine Poe on the legal drama Shark and as Margaret on the science fiction series Falling Skies.
Carter's television series credits include a lead role in Black Sash, recurring roles in Smallville and Numb3rs, and guest-starring appearances in Entourage, Boston Legal, Undeclared, Dark Angel and The Twilight Zone.
Her first audition in 2001 landed her a role in the film Mindstorm. Her additional film credits include Final Destination II and the upcoming films DOA: Dead or Alive and Skinwalkers, and the independent films Haven, with Orlando Bloom, Barstool Words and Berkeley.
Carter spent her school years training as a dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. After high school, she spent a year in Switzerland studying fine arts and art history at Neuchâtel Junior College, a one-year, pre-university program.
She studied theatre for a year at Ryerson University in Toronto before being discovered by a casting agent who convinced her to move to Vancouver.
She was also an avid member of the Canadian Debate Team, traveling to countries like Austria, England, and Argentina for world level competitions.
Carter was born in Toronto, raised in Winnipeg and currently lives in Los Angeles.