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Heartland has already been on the air for more than 13 years, but if you’re not familiar with the show don’t worry! We’ve gotcha covered with some cast introductions! If you’ve been an avid watcher since the start, then here’s a little refresher behind your favorite TV faces. Every season is now on Netflix, with the exception of the 14th season which is currently airing in Canada. Lucky for us, it’s expected to hit Netflix in early 2022!

Amber Marshall as Amy Fleming

The Heartland story begins as Amy is grappling with the sudden loss of her mother. Eventually, our heroine realizes she has the same gift for helping horses that her mother had.

The Canadian actress is also an equestrian in real life! She known in the U.S. for her role in the TV movie The Elizabeth Smart Story and for appearing in Resident Evil: Apocalypse.

Michelle Morgan as Lou Fleming

Amy’s older sister, Lou, returns from New York to help run the family ranch after their mother dies. Thoughtful and organized, Lou is very protective of Amy as well as her two daughters, Georgie and Katie.

Michelle has appeared in The L Word and The Good Doctor.

Shaun Johnston as Jack Bartlett

Lou and Amy’s grandfather is a former rodeo legend who was born and raised on Heartland Ranch and is now the owner. Jack is a father figure to Amy and a confidant to Lou.

The Canadian actor has also appeared in The X FilesLonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years, and Smallville.

Alisha Newton as Georgie Fleming Morris

Georgie finds a new home at Heartland Ranch after running away from foster care. She eventually becomes Lou’s adoptive daughter and a beloved member of the Fleming family.

You may recognize the Canadian actress and equestrian from Supernatural and When Calls the Heart.

Chris Potter as Tim Fleming

Lou and Amy’s father works at the nearby Big River ranch, which he eventually buys. Tim has a troubled past but ends up reconnecting with his daughters after the death of their mother, his ex-wife.

The Canadian actor is known for his roles in Kung Fu: The Legend ContinuesQueer as Folk, and The Young and the Restless.

Jessica Steen as Lisa Stillman

Lisa is the glamorous owner of Fairfield Stables, a renowned thoroughbred breeding facility. Lisa is one of the first people to champion Amy’s rare ability to care for horses.

The Canadian actress has been in Armageddon and NCIS.

Ruby and Emmanuella Spencer as Lyndy Borden

Lyndy is Amy’s adorable daughter. This character is introduced during the last episode of season 10, when she was born at home in the barn loft.

Ruby and Emmanuella have also appeared in Hudson, a Heartland spinoff.

Did you know Amber Marshall and Alisha Newton have both been COWGIRL covergirls?