Mia Tabitha Shanks is a Canadian actress and composer and also known as the daughter of Michael Shanks, a Canadian actor, producer, and director. Read ahead and find out more about her notable works, profession, wiki, father’s success, bio, and much more.

Quick Bio

Mia Tabitha Shanks Notable Works, Profession, Wiki, & More

Mia Tabitha Shanks was born on September 13, 2004, in Los Angeles, California. She is 19 years old as of April 2024. She was born to Michael Shanks and Lexa Doig. Mia has a younger brother, Samuel David Shanks, born on March 19, 2006, and a half-sister, Tatiana Shanks, born on 10 August 1998. Her father is of mixed descent which includes Austrian, Swiss, English, Danish, French-Canadian, Puerto Rican, Welsh, German, and Scottish. While her mother is Filipino.

Educational Background

Speaking of her educational background, we could not find any data related to this. Mia never shared anything about her school life, highest qualification, and major area of study.

Personal Life

Mia is reportedly single now. She is not involved in any kind of relationship. She is more focused on her career and studies at present. She wants to establish her career like her father and mother. Furthermore, she is happily living with her family, and enjoying her life with her friends and siblings.


Mia’s parents, Michael Shanks and Lexa Doig, both are actors. Michael Garrett Shanks is renowned for his mind-blowing roles in various television shows and films. He has appeared in numerous shows and films. His first television appearance came in 1993 as Jesse in an episode “The Zone” of the Highlander: The Series. He went on to appear in other series and television films. He is best known for his role as Dr. Charles Harris in the Canadian medical drama Saving Hope. He rose to fame for his role in the television series Stargate SG-1. In 2003, he married actress Lexa Doig.

Lexa Doig played the title role in the science fiction TV series Andromeda from 2000 to 2005. She acted in the horror film Jason X (2001).

Career and Profession

Mia started her career in acting by following her parents’ footsteps. She joined the entertainment industry at a very young age just like her family members. Mia made her debut television appearance as a teenage Sally Allison in the opening scene of the film “Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Haunted by Murder.” It was a reprise of her mother’s role in the movie series. By profession, she is an actress and composer. She composed a short “Never Forget” along with her sister Tatiana Shanks. In 2023, she released her song “Yesterday.” It is available on platforms, including YouTube Music, Spotify, and JioSaavn.

Notable Works

  • Nancy Drew (2019)
  • Hearts in the Game (2023)
  • Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Haunted by Murder (2022)
  • Never Forget
  • Yesterday

Social Media Presence

Mia Shanks is very active on social media. She has accounts on Instagram and X. Her Instagram fan following stands at  3142. Her mother has more than 44.5K followers on Instagram. Speaking of her father, he is not that active on Instagram, but he has an account with 1650 followers.


Mia Tabitha Shanks is a young, attractive, and beautiful daughter of Michael and Lexa Doig Shanks, two well-known celebrity figures. Mia has achieved success at a very young age. She is just in her 20s, she will shine in her career like her parents.