Holland Roden

Holland Roden

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Holland Roden
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Roden at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con
Born Holland Marie Roden
(1986-10-07) October 7, 1986 (age 32)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present
Known for Teen Wolf
Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block

Holland Marie Roden (born October 7, 1986[1][2][better source needed]) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Lydia Martin in MTV‘s teen drama series Teen Wolf and as Zoe Woods in Syfy‘s horror anthology series Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block.

Early life[edit]

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.[3]


Roden starred in the cancelled HBO series 12 Miles of Bad Road playing Bronwyn.[4] In 2008, she played Emily Locke in Lost and Skye in the film Bring It On: Fight to the Finish.[5] 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.[6][7]

Beginning in 2011, Roden starred in the MTV teen supernatural drama Teen Wolf, where she played 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 end in 2017 after the completion of its sixth season.[8]

On May 25, 2017, it was reported that Roden would play the lead in the third season of Syfy‘s horror anthology series Channel Zero, titled Butcher’s Block (originally titled Staircases), which is based on the online Creepypasta stories. She portrayed Zoe Woods, a young woman who struggles with mental illness.[9][10] The show premiered on February 7, 2018.[11]

On May 31, 2017, Roden was cast as the lead in the Amazon Video horror anthology series Lore.[12] Lore premiered on October 13, 2017.[13]



Year Film Role Note
2004 Consideration Angela Short film
2004 Back at the Ranch Dawn Leatherwood Short film
2009 Bring It On: Fight to the Finish Sky Direct-to-video
2011 Charlie Brown: Blockhead’s Revenge Peppermint Patty Short film
2011 Morning Love Girl Short film
2012 Just Yell Fire: Campus Life Herself Short documentary
2013 House of Dust Gabby
2015 Cry of Fear Lydia
2016 Fluffy Leah Feeney Short film
TBA Untitled Social Media Thriller Erin Post-production


Year Title Role Note
2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Kira Dellinger Episode: “Goodbye and Good Luck”
2008 12 Miles of Bad Road Bronwyn Guest role; 3 episodes
2008 Lost Young Emily Locke Episode: “Cabin Fever”
2008 Cold Case Missy Gallavan Episode: “Roller Girl”
2009 Pushed Sascha Unknown episodes
2009 Weeds Yogurt Peddler Uncredited; Episode: “Wonderful Wonderful”
2009 Community Girl Episode: “Environmental Science”
2010 Criminal Minds Rebecca Daniels Episode: “…A Thousand Words”
2010 The Event Young Violet Episode: “Loyalty”
2011 Memphis Beat Jill Simon Episode: “Lost”
2011–2017 Teen Wolf Lydia Martin Main role; 100 episodes
2012 Grey’s Anatomy Gretchen Shaw Episode: “This Magic Moment”
2014 Fashion Police Herself Episode 9.3
2015 Eat Me Herself Host, also executive producer; unaired television series[citation needed]
2017 Lore Bridget Cleary Episode: “Black Stockings”
2018 Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block Zoe Woods Main role; 6 episodes
2018 MacGyver Eileen Brennan Guest role; 2 episodes

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Role Artist
2009 “Burn” Girl Animals
2010 “Light, Lost” The Abducted Girl Seasons
2015 “Paper Moon” The Girlfriend Dutch Party
2015 “I Want To Feel Alive” Young Woman The Lighthouse and The Whaler

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2013 Young Hollywood Awards Best Ensemble (shared with Tyler Posey, Crystal Reed, Dylan O’Brien and Tyler Hoechlin) Teen Wolf Won [14]
2017 Teen Choice Awards Choice TVShip (shared with Dylan O’Brien) Teen Wolf Nominated [15]
Choice Summer TV Actress Teen Wolf Won [16]

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