Holland Roden in France
during a convention in May 2014
||Holland Marie Roden
(1986-10-07) October 7, 1986
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Holland Marie Roden (born October 7, 1986) is an American actress, known for her role as Lydia Martin in MTV‘s teen drama Teen Wolf.
Roden was born in Dallas, Texas, where she attended Hockaday School, an all-girls private school. She came from a medical family and majored in molecular biology and women’s studies at UCLA, and spent three and a half years in pre-medical education with a view to becoming a cardiothoracic surgeon before taking up acting full-time.
Roden starred in the cancelled HBO series 12 Miles of Bad Road playing Bronwyn. In 2008, she played Emily Locke in Lost and Skye in the 2008 film Bring It On: Fight to the Finish. During 2008–10 she appeared in guest roles on television series including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Cold Case, Weeds, Community “Grey’s Anatomy” and Criminal Minds.
In 2011, Roden starred in the MTV teen supernatural drama Teen Wolf (2011 TV series). Roden plays Lydia Martin, a popular, intelligent girl at Beacon Hills High School who eventually discovers that she possesses the supernatural abilities of a banshee. In 2016, it was announced at San Diego Comic-Con that Teen Wolf would be ending after its sixth season.
Roden at On Stage at Paley in May 2012
||“I Want To Feel Alive”
||The Lighthouse and The Whaler
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