Greenwood in 2016.
June 6, 1983 |
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Lyndie Greenwood (born June 6, 1983 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian film, theater and television actress best known for her recurring role of Sonya on The CW's Nikita and being a series regular cast member of FOX's Sleepy Hollow, playing the role of Jenny Mills in 2013.
Born and raised in Toronto, Greenwood studied dance in school and is also well-versed in martial arts. She attended several voice and musical theater schools in Canada. She began acting training at multiple schools including the Professional Actors Lab, Jason Fraser Studios, Etobicoke School of the Arts and also at University Settlement Drama Group. She attained a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto in 2006. Her first role onscreen was in a low-budget Canadian movie Pinkville. She made her television debut on an episode of The Listener. She made many guest appearances on television such as Rookie Blue, Flashpoint, Being Erica, Covert Affairs, Lost Girl and Saving Hope. She has also appeared in minor roles in short-form movies such as Little Phoenix and the Fists of Fury and as Jenn in The Exit, which she claims was her favourite role. She was also cast in This Movie Is Broken. Her career took off in 2011 when she was cast in a recurring role as Sonya on the CW's popular Nikita series. After the success of season 2 of Nikita, she was retained for season 3 and season 4. In August 2013, she was cast in a recurring role on FOX's Sleepy Hollow. In January 2014, she was promoted to series regular for season 2.
|2010||Little Phoenix and the Fists of Fury||Phoenix||Short film|
|2010||This Movie Is Broken||Blake's Girlfriend|
|2010||Sundays at Tiffany's||Jane's Friend #2||Television film|
|2011||The Exit||Jenn||Short film|
|2011||Furstenau Mysteries||Clara||Short film|
|2009||The Listener||Admissions Nurse||Episode: "Inside the Man"|
|2010||Rookie Blue||Keisha||Episode: "Bullet Proof"|
|2010||Flashpoint||Kelly||Episode: "Follow the Leader"|
|2010||Being Erica||Kendra||Episode: "Moving on Up"|
|2011||Covert Affairs||Nurse||Episode: "Begin the Begin"|
|2011||Lost Girl||Lana||Episode: "Table for Fae"|
|2012||Saving Hope||Dalia||Episode: "Blindness"|
|2012||Degrassi||Roots manager||Episode: "Building A Mystery (1)"|
|2013–present||Sleepy Hollow||Jenny Mills||41 episodes|
|2014||Partners||Danni Parker||Episode: "Another Man's Wingtips"|
- Ng, Philiana (7 October 2013). "'Sleepy Hollow': Lyndie Greenwood on the Mystery Surrounding Jenny Mills". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 November 2013.
- "Actress- Lyndie Greenwood from CW Network's "Nikita"". Retrieved 30 October 2013.
- Do, Anh Khoi (23 May 2010). "News Trailer of 'This Movie Is Broken'". The Cultural Post. Retrieved 30 October 2013.
- "David Keith to Play Major Role on Nikita". TVfanatic. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 30 October 2013.
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- Obenson, Tambay A. (7 August 2013). "Lyndie Greenwood Will Play Nicole Beharie's Sister In Fox's 'Sleepy Hollow' Serial". Indiewire Television. Retrieved 30 October 2013.
- ANDREEVA, NELLIE. "John Noble and Lyndie Greenwood Promoted To Regular On Fox's 'Sleepy Hollow'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 30 January 2014.