Jocelin Donahue is an American actress and model. She is best known for her lead role in Ti West's critically acclaimed horror film The House of the Devil, winning Best Actress at the 2009 LA Screamfest.
Jocelin Donahue is a native of Bristol, Connecticut. She is a graduate of New York University with a degree in Sociology.
After a supporting role in The Burrowers, Donahue was cast as the lead in The House of the Devil in 2009. She went on to play leading roles in The Last Godfather by Korean filmmaker Shim Hyung-rae, and in the independent film Live at the Foxes Den. In 2012 she appeared in The End of Love, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and worked with director Terrence Malick on Knight of Cups. She plays a young version of Barbara Hershey’s character in Insidious Chapter 2 which will be released in September 2013.
As a commercial actress, she has appeared in numerous national campaigns, including ads for Levi’s, Zune, Vitamin Water, Apple, and Subway. In campaigns for Ketel One and Old Navy, she worked with directors David O. Russell and Roman Coppola.