Lauren Lee Smith
|Lauren Lee Smith|
Smith at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival
June 19, 1980 |
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
|Spouse(s)||Erik Steingröver (m. 2009)|
Lauren Lee Smith (born June 19, 1980) is a Canadian actress.
Smith was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The stepdaughter of a documentary filmmaker, Lauren travelled around the world with her family. Lauren attended Henry James Cambie Secondary School. When she was 14, her family moved to Los Angeles, California. There, she began a modelling career. She is the cousin of actor Myles Ferguson who died in a car accident in 2000 at the age of 19.
At the age of 19, she was cast in a featured role in the remake of Get Carter. Smith has also appeared in such works as Christy: Return to Cutter Gap, Christy: A Change of Seasons and Christy: A New Beginning and starred in the show Mutant X, where she played the character of Emma deLauro. She has also guest-starred in episodes of Dead Zone, The Twilight Zone, and Blade: The Series, among others. Smith was also a recurring character in the Showtime drama series The L Word, playing Sous-chef Lara Perkins. In 2005, Smith filmed the sexually explicit movie Lie with Me, where she played the character of Leila.
In 2008, Lauren starred in the film Pathology and became a series regular in the ninth season on the CBS hit show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. She joined Grissom's team as Riley Adams, "a smart, flirtatious, and witty non-conformist who entered law enforcement to rebel against her judgmental psychiatrist father." However, due to creative differences on the show, the character did not return for the tenth season.
She married German photographer Erik Steingröver on April 4, 2009.
|2000||Get Carter||Girl #2|
|2005||Lie with Me||Leila|
|2006||Art School Confidential||Beat Girl|
|2006||Last Kiss, TheThe Last Kiss||Lisa|
|2006||One Way||Angelina Sable|
|2007||Trick 'r Treat||Danielle|
|2008||American Carol, AnAn American Carol||Voice of Reason|
|2010||Night for Dying Tigers, AA Night for Dying Tigers||Karen|
|2011||Business Ethics||Veronica||Short film|
|2011||Girl Walks into a Bar||Karen|
|2012||Three Days in Havana||Grace|
|2014||If I Stay||Willow|
|1997||Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction||Michelle Lambert||Episodes: "The Murder of Roy Hennessey", "Murder of Roy Hennessey"|
|2000||Homewood P.I.||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2000||2gether: The Movie||Erin Evans||TV film|
|2000||Dark Angel||Natalie||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2000||2gether: The Series||Erin Evans||Regular role (11 episodes)|
|2000||Christy: The Movie||Christy Huddleston||TV film|
|2001||Christy, Choices of the Heart, Part II: A New Beginning||Christy Huddleston||TV miniseries|
|2001||Wedding Dress, TheThe Wedding Dress||Hannah Pinkham||TV film|
|2001–2003||Mutant X||Emma DeLauro||Main role (44 episodes)|
|2003||Twilight Zone, TheThe Twilight Zone||Eve||Episode: "Sunrise"|
|2004||I Want to Marry Ryan Banks||Lauren||TV film|
|2004||Survivors Club, TheThe Survivors Club||Meg Pesaturo||TV film|
|2004||Dead Zone, TheThe Dead Zone||Bonnie Gibson||Episode: "Total Awareness"|
|2004–2006||L Word, TheThe L Word||Lara Perkins||Recurring role (20 episodes)|
|2006||Blade: The Series||Bethany||Episode: "Hunters"|
|2006–2007||Intelligence||Tina||Recurring role (10 episodes)|
|2007||Dragon Boys||Kath||TV miniseries|
|2008–2009||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Riley Adams||Main role (22 episodes)|
|2009||Anatomy of Hope||Cynthia Morgan||TV pilot|
|2009||Can Openers||Susan||TV film|
|2009||CSI: Deadly Intent||Riley Adams (voice)||Video game|
|2010||Psych||Lillian||Episode: "Feet Don't Kill Me Now"|
|2011||Hindenburg||Jennifer van Zandt||TV film|
|2011||Good Dog||Claire||Main role (13 episodes)|
|2011–present||Listener, TheThe Listener||Michelle McCluskey||Main role|
|2012||Good God||Claire||Episode: "One Station Under God"|
|2012||Ring of Fire||Emily Booth||Episode: "1.1"|
|2013||The Strain||Kelly Goodweather||FX pilot|
|2014||Murdoch Mysteries||Elva Gordon||Episode: "Journey to the Centre of Toronto"|
- "Lauren Lee Smith "Mutant X" Biography @ filmbug.com". 2003-02-17. Retrieved 2006-10-16.
- Get Carter at the Internet Movie Database
- CBS. "Lauren Lee Smith Joins the Cast of 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation' as a Series Regular". Retrieved 2008-05-26.
- "CSI's Lauren Lee Smith Weds". People. 2009-04-10. Retrieved 2009-04-18.
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