Holland Roden

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Holland Roden
Holland Roden by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Roden at the 2013 Comic-Con in San Diego.
Born (1986-10-07) October 7, 1986 (age 27)
Dallas, Texas, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present

Holland Marie Roden (born October 7, 1986)[1] is an American actress, best known for her role as Lydia Martin in MTV's popular teen drama Teen Wolf. Holland majored in molecular biology & women's studies at UCLA, and spent 3 and a half years in pre-medical education with a view to becoming a cardiothoracic surgeon before taking up acting full-time.[2]


Roden starred in the cancelled HBO series 12 Miles of Bad Road playing Bronwyn.[3] In 2008 Roden was cast as Emily Locke in Lost.[4] She played the character Skylar in the 2008 film Bring It On: Fight to the Finish, and during 2008–2010 she appeared in TV series including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Cold Case, Pushed, Weeds, Community and Criminal Minds.[5]

Since the series debut on June 5, 2011, Roden plays the character Lydia Martin in the MTV series remake of Teen Wolf, starring alongside Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Tyler Hoechlin and Crystal Reed. During 2011–2012 Roden continued to make guest appearances in different shows. Grey's Anatomy, and Memphis Beat were most note worthy. She also stars in the film House of Dust set to release in North America by Anchor Bay Entertainment in 2014.


Holland Roden in May 2012.
Year Title Role Notes
2008 12 Miles of Bad Road Bronwyn 3 episodes
2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Kira Dellinger Episode: "Goodbye and Good Luck"
Lost Emily Locke Episode: "Cabin Fever"
Cold Case Missy Gallavan Episode: "Roller Girl"
2009 Pushed Sascha
Weeds Yogurt Peddler Episode: "Wonderful Wonderful"
Bring It On: Fight to the Finish Sky Film
Community Girl Episode: "Environmental Science"
2010 Criminal Minds Rebecca Daniels Episode "...A Thousand Words"
The Event Young Violet Episode: "Loyalty"
2011–present Teen Wolf Lydia Martin Main Cast
2011 Memphis Beat Jill Simon Episode: "Lost"
2012 Grey's Anatomy Gretchen Shaw Episode: "This Magic Moment"
House of Dust Gabby[6] Film


  1. ^ "Texas Births, 1926-1995 (Holland Roden)". 
  2. ^ Video on YouTube
  3. ^ "Holland Roden to Star in HBO Film". PR Newswire. June 2007. Retrieved 11 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "Holland Roden to star on Lost". PR Newswire. September 2008. 
  5. ^ Television roles at holland-roden.net Retrieved 21 August 2011.
  6. ^ "'House of Dust' cleans up with 9 thesps". Variety. July 2011. Retrieved 25 July 2011. 

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