|Born||Johanna Elizabeth Braddy
August 30, 1987
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Johanna Elizabeth Braddy (born August 30, 1987) is an American actress. She played the leading role in the 2009 horror film The Grudge 3, and later has appeared in Hurt (2009), Easy A (2010), Paranormal Activity 3 (2011), and The Levenger Tapes (2012). In 2015, Braddy co-starred as Anna Martin in the Lifetime dark comedy-drama series, UnREAL, and later began starring as Shelby Wyatt in the ABC thriller Quantico.
Braddy was born in Atlanta, Georgia; the daughter of Jo Beth, a preschool music teacher and a vocalist, and Steve Braddy, an engineer. Braddy has one brother, Cole Braddy. Braddy attended the McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, Georgia and graduated in 2005.
Braddy made her screen acting debut in the ABC Family television film Pop Rocks playing Olivia Harden. She made her voice acting debut in Avatar: The Last Airbender playing the Princess Yue. Braddy also played small parts in films Broken Bridges, Home of the Giants and Whore. On television, she had the recurring roles in the FX drama The Riches, ABC Family teen comedy-drama, Greek, and VH1 soap Hit the Floor. She also guest starred on Cold Case, Southland, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Suburgatory, and Shameless.
In 2009, Braddy had her first leading role in the horror film The Grudge 3, a third installment in The Grudge franchise, released Direct-to-video. The following year, she played supporting role in the teen comedy Easy A starring Emma Stone. She had roles in horror films Hurt, The Levenger Tapes, Paranormal Activity 3, and The Collection. From 2012 to 2014, she co-starred in the web series Video Game High School.
In 2013, Braddy was cast opposite Constance Zimmer and Shiri Appleby in the Lifetime dark comedy-drama, UnREAL. The series premiered on June 1, 2015 with positive reviews from critics. Also in 2015, Braddy was cast as a series regular in the ABC thriller Quantico opposite Priyanka Chopra and Aunjanue Ellis.
|2004||Pop Rocks||Olivia Harden||Television film|
|2006||Broken Bridges||Kayla Chartwell|
|2007||Surf's Up||Additional voices||Voice role|
|2007||Home of the Giants||Freshman|
|2007||Penny Dreadful||Willa Fowler||Short film|
|2009||The Grudge 3||Lisa|
|2009||Wild About Harry||Lucy Carmichael|
|2009||Ponyo||Additional voices||English adaption|
|2010||Easy A||Melody Bostic|
|2011||The Levenger Tapes||Amanda|
|2011||Born to Race||Rachel|
|2011||Paranormal Activity 3||Lisa|
|2012||The Collection||Missy Solomon|
|2015||Run the Tide||Michelle|
|2005–2007||Avatar: The Last Airbender||Princess Yue||Voice, 5 episodes|
|2007||Cold Case||Hilary West - 1964||Episode: "The Good-Bye Room"|
|2007||The Riches||Tammy Simms||Recurring role, 6 episodes|
|2007||Drake & Josh||Emily||Episode: "Dance Contest"|
|2007||Samantha Who?||Teenage Samantha||Episode: "The Restraining Order"|
|2008||The Oaks||Young Jessica||Unsold Fox pilot|
|2008||Danny Fricke||Jennifer Stockwell||Unsold A&E pilot|
|2009||Lie to Me||Jacquelin Mathis||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2009||Greek||Jordan Reed||Recurring role, 15 episodes|
|2009||A Marriage||Sophie||Unsold CBS pilot|
|2009–2010||Southland||Olivia Sherman||Episodes: "See the Woman" and "Butch & Sundance"|
|2010||Detroit 1-8-7||Elizabeth Fadden||Episode: "Lost Child/Murder 101"|
|2010||CSI: Miami||Lucy Strickland||Episode: "Wheels Up"|
|2011||Leverage||Hayley Beck||Episode: "The 10 Li'l Grifters Job"|
|2011||Friends with Benefits||Grace||Episode: "The Benefit of Mardi Gras"|
|2011||Criminal Minds||Tammy Bradstone||Episode: "Proof"|
|2012||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Carly Green||Episode: "Play Dead"|
|2011–2014||Video Game High School||Jenny Matrix||Web series, Main Character|
|2013||Suburgatory||Leslie||Episode: "Go, Gamblers!"|
|2013||Necessary Roughness||Cindy Luck||Episode: "Gimme Some Lovin'"|
|2013||Hit the Floor||Mia Sertner||Recurring role, 4 episodes|
|2013||Perception||Blonde Lady at the Bar||Episode: "Asylum"|
|2014||Shameless||Shelley||Episode: "My Oldest Daughter"|
|2015||UnREAL||Anna Martin||Series regular, 10 episodes|
|2015—present||Quantico||Shelby Wyatt||Series regular|
- "JOHANNA E. BRADDY". High Treason Productions. Archived from the original on 2010-04-19. Retrieved 2013-08-13.
- Marilyn A. Haas (2007). "An insight to being a working actor in Los Angeles.Q&As with Johanna Braddy and Kinsey McLean" (PDF). Arts & Expressions 5 (2): 22–23. Retrieved 2013-08-13.
- "'Rules of Engagement,' 'Mad Men' Alums Among 4 Cast in Lifetime's 'Unreal' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
- "UnReal: Season 1". 1 June 2015. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
- "'Believe' Star Boards ABC's 'Quantico' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
- Nellie Andreeva. "ABC Orders Six Drama Pilots To Series - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
- Johanna Braddy at the Internet Movie Database
- Johanna Braddy at the TCM Movie Database
- Johanna Braddy on Twitter