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January 20, 1981 |
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Crystal Lowe (born January 20, 1981) is a Canadian actress and model. She is best known for her scream queen roles as Ashlyn Halperin in Final Destination 3 (2006), as Lauren Hannon in Black Christmas (2006) and as Elena Miller in Wrong Turn 2: Dead End (2007). She is also known for her roles as Zoe in the comedy Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), as Vala on the show Smallville (2010), as Toby Nance in the series Primeval: New World and as Rita Haywith in the new Hallmark series Signed, Sealed, Delivered.
Lowe started her career as a model. At the age of 15 she made her way into the world of acting. Her first role was as Nya on an episode of Stargate SG-1. Lowe went on to guest star in several popular television shows like Masters of Horror, Psych, Supernatural, Stargate: Atlantis, The L Word plus many more.
Lowe's first film role came in 2000 when she was cast in the film Get Carter. Soon after she was cast as Tiffany in the horror film Children of the Corn: Revelation. In 2006 Crystal was cast as Ashlyn Halperin in Final Destination 3. Her next role was as Lauren in the remake of Black Christmas. Just after Black Christmas, Lowe went on to star as Elena in Wrong Turn 2: Dead End. She was considered a "scream queen" after her appearances in these horror films.
After her work on Wrong Turn 2, Lowe went on to do cameo roles in the films Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer and Good Luck Chuck. In 2008 she was reunited with her Final Destination 3 Co-star Amanda Crew in the film That One Night. Also in 2008, Lowe was cast in supporting roles for the films Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon, Poison Ivy: The Secret Society and Center Stage: Turn It Up.
In mid-2011, Lowe was cast as Tina in A Little Bit Zombie and as Piper/Peaches in the TV movie To The Mat.
In early 2012 Crystal was cast as Toby Nance, one of the lead characters in the new series Primeval: New World.
In 2014, Crystal was cast as Rita Heywith in the Hallmark series Signed, Sealed, Delivered; the series premiere is scheduled for April 20, 2014.
|2000||Get Carter||Girl #1|
|2001||Children of the Corn: Revelation||Tiffany|
|The Secret Life of Zoey||Cheerleader||TV movie|
|I Spy||Beautiful Girl|
|2004||Going the Distance||Waitress|
|The Life||Student #3||TV movie|
|2006||Final Destination 3||Ashlyn Halperin|
|Scary Movie 4||Chingy's Girl #1||Cameo|
|Snakes on a Plane||Autograph Girl||Cameo|
|Totally Awesome||Pretty Girl||Cameo|
|Black Christmas||Lauren Hannon||Main role|
|2007||Coffee Diva||Chipped Tooth/Starlet||Short film|
|Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer||Nicole||Cameo|
|Good Luck Chuck||Cam's Wedding Friend||Cameo|
|Wrong Turn 2: Dead End||Elena Miller||Supporting role|
|2008||That One Night||Stacy|
|Poison Ivy: The Secret Society||Isabel Turner||Main role|
|Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon||Ashley||Main role|
|Center Stage: Turn It Up||Lexi||Supporting role|
|Dim Sum Funeral||Jane|
|The Boy Next Door||Nicole Warner||Main role|
|2009||What Color Is Love?||Faiza||TV movie|
|Driven to Kill||Tanya||Supporting role|
|2010||Hot Tub Time Machine||Zoe||Supporting role|
|Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story||Natalie||Cameo|
|Final Destination 5||Ashlyn Halperin||Uncredited|
|To the Mat||Piper/Peaches||TV movie|
|Killer Mountain||Nina||TV movie|
|2012||A Little Bit Zombie||Tina||Main role|
|1997||Stargate SG-1||Nya||Episode: "Emancipation"|
|Breaker High||Melina||Episode: "Beware of Geeks Baring Their Gifts"|
|1998||The Adventures of Shirley Holmes||Pascal||Episode: "The Case of the Open Hand"|
|1999–2000||Cold Squad||Myra Larson/Lawson||Episode: "Deadly Games: Part 2"
Episode: "Death by Intent: Part 1"
|1998–2001||Da Vinci's Inquest||Hooker Nude Girl
|Episode: "Little Sister: Part 2"
Episode: "The Most Dangerous Time"
Episode: "Banging on the Wall"
Episode: "Cheap Aftershave"
|2002||MTV's Now What?||Shannon||Episode: "Zack's Little Problem"
Episode: "Reality Bites"
Episode: "Purity Test"
|The Twilight Zone||Groupie||Episode: "Harsh Mistress"|
|2004||Life as We Know It||Julie||Episode: "Natural Disasters"|
|2005||The Collector||Cree||Episode: "The Tattoo Artist"|
|The L Word||Cocktail Waitress||Episode: "Lap Dance"|
|2006||Masters of Horror||Lily||Episode: "Pick Me Up"|
|Killer Instinct||Yvette||Episode: "She's the Bomb"|
|The Evidence||Deb Kintza||Episode: "And the Envelope Please"|
|2007||Falcon Beach||Kelly||Episode: "Strawberry Social Reject"|
|Episode: "Scary Sherry: Bianca's Toast"
Episode: "If You're So Smart, Then Why Are You Dead?"
|Bionic Woman||Jessica||Episode: "Second Chances"|
|2008||Stargate Atlantis||Mardola||Episode: "Harmony"|
|2009||Supernatural||Leticia Gore Actress||Episode: "The Real Ghostbusters"|
|2011||Shattered||Woman||Episode: "Finding the Boy"|
|2012||R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour||Cassandra||Episode: "Headshot"|
|2012–2013||Primeval: New World||Toby Nance||Main cast|
|2014||Almost Human||Jeannie||Episode: Simon Says|
|Signed, Sealed, Delivered||Rita Haywith||Main cast|