Lyndie Greenwood

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Lyndie Greenwood
Lyndie Greenwood by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Greenwood in 2016.
Born (1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 33)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 2009–present

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.

Career[edit]

Born and raised in Toronto, Greenwood studied dance in school and is also well-versed in martial arts.[1] 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.[2] 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.[3] Her career took off in 2011 when she was cast in a recurring role as Sonya on the CW's popular Nikita series.[4] 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.[5] In January 2014, she was promoted to series regular for season 2.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 Pinkville Natalie Anders
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

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
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"
2011–2013 Nikita Sonya 41 episodes
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"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ng, Philiana (7 October 2013). "'Sleepy Hollow': Lyndie Greenwood on the Mystery Surrounding Jenny Mills". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Actress- Lyndie Greenwood from CW Network's "Nikita"". Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  3. ^ Do, Anh Khoi (23 May 2010). "News Trailer of 'This Movie Is Broken'". The Cultural Post. Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "David Keith to Play Major Role on Nikita". TVfanatic. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 30 October 2013.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  5. ^ 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. 
  6. ^ ANDREEVA, NELLIE. "John Noble and Lyndie Greenwood Promoted To Regular On Fox's 'Sleepy Hollow'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 30 January 2014. 

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