‘When Calls the Heart’ actress Mamie Laverock on life support after falling from five-story balcony

Mamie Laverock, the 19-year-old actress known for her role in the Hallmark series When it calls to the heartHe is in critical condition after a tragic fall from a balcony.

Laverock was first rushed to a Winnipeg hospital on May 11 by her mother, Nicole Compton, due to what was initially described as a “medical emergency,” according to a report. GoFundMe campaign organized by his family. She was subsequently transferred to a Vancouver hospital, where her stay was expected to last “over a month or more.” Her parents, Rob and Nicole, expressed uncertainty about her recovery, but stated that “she is alive and showing signs of improvement.”

However, an update to the family’s GoFundMe page reveals that Laverock experienced a serious setback. She was “escorted out of a secure unit of the hospital and taken to a balcony from which she fell five stories.” The fall caused life-threatening injuries that required multiple extensive surgeries. She is currently on life support.

“We are all devastated, in shock, at this intensely difficult time,” Rob and Nicole shared in their latest update. The GoFundMe campaign has raised more than 13,000 CAD as of May 28.

ET has reached out to Hallmark for comment.

After the heartbreaking news, Laverock’s family When it calls to the heart Co-star and executive producer Erin Krakow took to Instagram to rally support for the family’s fundraiser. “💔 I just donated. If you have the means to do so, I hope you do too. Link in bio,” Krakow, 39, wrote along with a screenshot of the GoFundMe page.

Johannah Newmarch, who plays Laverock’s on-screen mother, Molly Sullivan, also expressed her support on X (formerly Twitter). “I love this family, my heart is broken. This is a devastating time for everyone caring for Mamie. Please help if you can,” Newmarch wrote. “They need all the support they can get to get through this.”

Laverock played Rosaleen Sullivan in several episodes of When it calls to the heart from 2014 to 2023. Her performance earned her the 2015 Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Television Series: Recurring Young Actress Ten and Under, as well as a 2014 Joey Award in Vancouver for Young Cast in a Drama Series.

Beyond When it calls to the heartLaverock has appeared in a variety of television shows and movies, including The killing game, This means war, psychology, the hollow child, the dream wedding, a series of unfortunate events, and Focus on Christmas.


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