Birth Date: December 17, 1972
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5' 6"
Laurie Holden Biography
Laurie holds dual citizenship in both the United States and Canada. Daughter of Hollywood character actor Larry Holden and stage and film actress Adrianne Ellis, Laurie received her first film role when she was a young child. While on the set visiting her step-father, director Michael Anderson, a child actress hired to play Rock Hudson's daughter in The Martian Chronicles never made it and Laurie filled in. "All of a sudden, I'm Rock Hudson's daughter."
As a teenager, Laurie won The Look of the Year modeling contest in Toronto. However, she set her sights on acting and attended UCLA to pursue this goal and took acting classes from the late Robert Reed of Brady Bunch fame. She also won the prestigious Natalie Wood Acting award.
Laurie has appeared in various TV shows including Highlander, Murder She Wrote, and Due South for which she was nominated for a Gemini Award (the Canadian equivalent to an Emmy) as best guest star in 1996. Her most visible roles are as Marita Covarrubias on The X-Files, Special Agent Fox Mulder's latest informant and feisty frontier woman Mary Travis on The Magnificent Seven.
Recently, Laurie has appeared in The Majestic as Jim Carrey's love interest.
Laurie Holden Filmography
Silent Hill (2006) .... Cybil Bennett
Fantastic Four (2005) .... Debbie McIlvane
Bailey's Billion$ (2005) .... Marge Maggs
The X Files: Resist or Serve (2004) (VG) (voice) .... Marita Covarrubias
Meet Market (2004) .... Billy
"The X Files" .... Marita Covarrubias
... aka The X-Files (USA)
The Majestic (2001) .... Adele Stanton
- Shabbas Bloody Shabbas (2001) TV Episode .... Piper Moran
The Man Who Used to Be Me (2000) (TV) .... Amy Ryan
... aka Race Through Time
"The Magnificent Seven" .... Mary Travis
"The Outer Limits"
... aka The New Outer Limits (USA: promotional title)
- Breaking Point (2000) TV Episode .... Susan McLaren
Past Perfect (1998) .... Ally Marsey
Dead Man's Gun (1997) (TV) .... Bonnie Lorrine (segment "Fool's Gold")
The Alibi (1997) (TV) .... Beth Polasky
Echo (1997) (TV) .... Scarlett
... aka Deadly Echo (UK)
... aka Highlander (France)
... aka Highlander: The Series
- Dramatic License (1996) TV Episode .... Debra Campbell
- Homeland (1995) TV Episode .... Debra Campbell
- Many Happy Returns (1996) TV Episode .... Madeline Reynolds
"Poltergeist: The Legacy"
- Thirteenth Generation (1996) TV Episode .... Cora Jennings/Sarah Browning
"Murder, She Wrote"
- What You Don't Know Can Kill You (1996) TV Episode .... Sherri Sampson
Expect No Mercy (1996) .... Vicki
The Pathfinder (1996) (TV) .... Mabel Dunham
... aka Direction: Sud (Canada: French title)
- Letting Go (1995) TV Episode .... Jill Kennedy
TekWar: TekLab (1994) (TV) .... Rachel Tudor
"Destiny Ridge" (1993) TV Series .... Darlene Kubolek
"Family Passions" (1993) TV Series .... Claire
... aka Macht der Leidenschaft (Germany)
"Father Dowling Mysteries"
... aka Father Dowling Investigates (UK)
- The Hardboiled Mystery (1991) TV Episode .... Joyce Morrison/Judith Carswell
Young Catherine (1991) (TV) .... Princess Deshkova
"Scales of Justice" (1990) TV Series
Physical Evidence (1989) .... Matt's Girl
"Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future"
- Gemini and Counting (1988) TV Episode .... Erin
Separate Vacations (1986) .... Karen
"The Martian Chronicles" (1980) (mini) TV Series .... Marie Wilder
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