The Rose family wouldn't be complete without their hilarious and slightly clueless youngest child, Alexis. Her catty relationship with her older brother is really what brought to life the iconic phrase, "ew, David!" The part came in perfect timing too because Annie Murphy’s Schitt’s Creek role was booked right after her house burnt down and it changed her life.\nThe 33-year-old was born and raised in Ottawa to two parents and is actually an only child though she plays a naggy younger sister exceptionally well.\nStaying true to her Canadian roots, she attended Queen's University in Kingston for one year and then transferred to Concordia University in Montreal to pursue theatre acting.\nMurphy is married to Menno Versteeg, a fellow Ottawa born member of the indie band called Hollerado.\nAccording to Newsday, the apartment they lived in together burned down while the two were away at her parents' cottage for the weekend. She told them, "'We were like most people, thinking, oh, it'll never happen to me. I should say at the outset — no one was hurt, which is the most important thing. But it was a huge learning experience — in how lucky we are to have somewhere to go.'"\nView this post on Instagram Boyfriendz 4 lyfe six years and a day ago. A post shared by Annie Murphy (@annefrances) on Aug 21, 2017 at 10:56am PDT\nThe heartbreaking incident happened just before her audition for the CBC sitcom. She continued telling Newsday, "it was bad. My house had burned down, we had no money, I hadn't booked a job in two years. So Schitt’s Creek really couldn’t have come at a better time."\nStarting from scratch is pretty similar to the Rose family who lost everything they had in the first episode of the series. Luckily, her leading role helped the actress get back on her feet.\nView this post on Instagram Favourite picture of the season? Canada, tonight’s all-new #SchittsCreek is now available to stream at cbc.ca/schittscreek (link in bio) A post shared by Schitt's Creek (@schittscreek) on Mar 27, 2018 at 9:51pm PDT\nBefore playing Alexis, the Canadian actress Played Morgan on The Plateaus in 2015. Her last gig before that was in a 2012 episode of Rookie Blue as Angela Kehoe. Her very first on-screen role was in The Business playing a lawyer in one episode.\nView this post on Instagram It's #NationalSiblingsDay. Good luck topping these two... #SchittsCreek A post shared by Schitt's Creek (@schittscreek) on Apr 10, 2017 at 11:34am PDT\nYou can catch Murphy on the Schitt's Creek season six premiere on January 7.\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.