Roden at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con
|Born||Holland Marie Roden
(1986-10-07) October 7, 1986
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
|Known for||Teen Wolf
Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block
Holland Marie Roden (born October 7, 1986[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.
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 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.
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.
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. The show premiered on February 7, 2018.
|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|
|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||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|
|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|
|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
|2013||Young Hollywood Awards||Best Ensemble (shared with Tyler Posey, Crystal Reed, Dylan O’Brien and Tyler Hoechlin)||Teen Wolf||Won|||
|2017||Teen Choice Awards||Choice TVShip (shared with Dylan O’Brien)||Teen Wolf||Nominated|||
|Choice Summer TV Actress||Teen Wolf||Won|||