Ksenia Solo was born in October 1987 in Latvian SSR, USSR. She is a Latvian-Canadian actress and producer, known for Black Swan (2010), Lost Girl (2010) and TURN (2014). Ksenia Solo is known for portraying Mackenzie "Kenzi" Malikov on Lost Girl. She portrayed Peggy Shippen on Turn: Washington's Spies. Solo also portrayed the character "Natasha" in the 2010 American television series Life Unexpected and Shay Davydov in Season 3 of Orphan Black.