Avgeropoulos at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International
|Born||Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada|
|Occupation||Actress, model, musician|
Marie Avgeropoulos is a Canadian actress and model. Her break-out role was as Valli Wooley in the 2009 film I Love You, Beth Cooper directed by Chris Columbus. Since then, she has appeared in more film and TV roles: as Kirstie in Cult, as Kim Rhodes in Hunt to Kill, and the sci-fi series The 100 as Octavia Blake.
After studying Broadcast Journalism for 2 years in her hometown, Avgeropoulos decided to move to Europe. Several months later, she came back to Canada and settled in Vancouver. Marie started playing drums when she was 16. One of her friends invited her for a casting call in Vancouver which happened to be looking for drummers. A talent agent recognized her talent and invited her to appear in various national commercials. She caught the attention of director Chris Columbus and hired Avgeropoulos for I Love You, Beth Cooper, which became her first feature film role. Her appearance in the film gave her the opportunities to star in more films and television shows.
Early in 2013, Avgeropoulos made her break-out in television after being cast for a recurring role in The CW's Cult. However, the series failed to attract viewers and after episode 7, the show was cancelled. The remaining six episodes of the show were broadcast later in the summer.
Not long after the show ended, The CW cast her as one of the main characters in their new sci-fi, The 100 to portray the character of Octavia Blake. The show is currently in its second season and has become her most successful work to date.
|2009||I Love You, Beth Cooper||Valli Wooley|
|Sorority Wars||Missy||TV Film|
|2010||Random Walk||Short Film|
|Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief||Aphrodite Girl|
|Hunt to Kill||Kim Rhodes|
|Smoke Screen||Suzi||TV Film|
|2012||Walking the Halls||Amber|
|Fugitive at 17||Holly Hamilton||TV film|
|A Remarkable Life||Chelsea||Post-production|
|2009||Supernatural||Taylor||Episode: "After School Special"|
|Harper's Island||Stacy DeKnight||Episode: "Bang"|
|The Guard||Jeanette||Episode: "Body Parts"|
|2010||The Troop||Sarah||Episode: "Speed"|
|Human Target||Jamie Hartloff||Episode: The Other Side of the Mall|
|Hiccups||Terry||Episode: Sexual Healing|
|2012||The Inbetweeners||Samantha||4 episodes|
|2013||Cult||Kirstie Nelson/Reynolds||Recurring cast;10 Episodes|
|90210||Cassie McCoy||Episode: The Empire State Strikes Back|
|2014–||The 100||Octavia Blake||Series regular|
- Day, Carla. "'The 100' Interview: Marie Avgeropoulos on Octavia and Lincoln's Sacrifices for Each Other". BuddyTV (Oct 29, 2014). Retrieved 1 November 2014.
- Jancelewicz, Chris (3 April 2014). "Marie Avgeropoulos Talks 'The 100,' Octavia, And Her 'Neil Armstrong Moment'". Huff Post. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
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