Best known for her leading role on Hallmark Channel’s Original primetime series "When Calls The Heart," Erin Krakow has graced both the stage and screen during her acting career. A classically trained actor, Krakow studied at Juilliard, earning starring roles in a number of the esteemed school’s productions, including Viola/Sebastian in Twelfth Night, Helena in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Yelena in Black Russian.
Beyond her work at Juilliard, Krakow has appeared in many prominent stage roles, including Cecily in The Importance of Being Earnest, Diana in George the Fourth and Shelby in the stage adaptation of Steel Magnolias.
Krakow has transitioned from stage to screen, appearing in television movies and earning recurring and guest-starring roles for top series and soaps. Krakow starred in Hallmark Channel’s Original Movie "Chance at Romance," and on Lifetime’s "Army Wives," she played the recurring role of Tanya Gabriel. Krakow also guest-starred alongside Nathan Fillion in ABC’s Emmy® nominated series "Castle," and earned the recurring role of Molly on CBS’s hit daytime soap "Guiding Light."