Mostly Credited As: Laurie Holden (1)
Birth Name: Laurie Heather Holden
Date Of Birth: December 17, 1972 (Age 43)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Laurie Holden (born 1972 in Los Angeles, California) is an American-Canadian actress and human rights activist. Her parents are actors Glenn Corbett (aka Lawrence Holden) (1922-1997) and Adrienne Ellis (1944). Her stepfather is director Michael Anderson ("Logan's Run"). Laurie began her career when she plays Rock Hudson's daughter in "The Martian's Chronicles" (1980). Later, she plays Marita Covarrubias in "The X-Files" (1996-2002), Mary Travis on "The Magnificent Seven" (1998-2000), Olivia Murray on "The Shield" (2008) and Andrea on "The Walking Dead" (2010).
Holden's other notable roles include starring opposite Jim Carrey in Frank Darabont's film The Majestic (2001). As Carrey's long lost love, she received praise for her performance. She also starred with Dean Cain, Jennifer Tilly and Tim Curry in the Canadian comedy Bailey's Billion$. Her memorable roles in such hits as Fantastic Four (2005) (where she played Michael Chiklis' love interest), playing cult hero Cybil Bennett in Christophe Gans' artistic-horror video game adaptation of Silent Hill (2006),and co-starring as Amanda Dunfrey opposite Marcia Gay Harden and Thomas Jane in Stephen King's The Mist (2007).
Laurie Holden was nominated to The Gemini Award for her performance in the TV Series "Due South" (1994) and was nominated for the Saturn Awards for her role in "The Walking Dead" (2011).