Swan in Hollywood, CA, August 14, 2012
July 11, 1984 |
West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Serinda Swan (born July 11, 1984) is a Canadian character actress. She is best known for her leading role in Marvels Inhumans and opposite Dwayne Johnson on HBO’s Ballers. Other credits include Anne Bancroft in Ryan Murphys Feud as well as Erica Reed in the series Breakout Kings for two seasons from 2011 to 2012. She then starred as DEA Special Agent Paige Arkin in the USA Network series Graceland, which premiered in the summer of 2013 and concluded September 2015.
Life and career
She was featured in the "Theory of a Deadman" video So Happy released in April 2008. She appeared twice on the television series Smallville (in the episodes "Hex" and "Warrior") as Zatanna Zatara. She had the role of the pagan god Veritas in a season 6 episode of the TV series Supernatural. Swan began her big-screen acting career in 2009 in the rom-com The Break-Up Artist.
From 2011 to 2012, Swan starred as Erica Reed in the A&E television series, Breakout Kings. She shared that many of the prison scenes of Breakout Kings were shot in actual prisons, while real convicts are also there behind bars. Breakout Kings was canceled on May 17, 2012.
|2005||Neal 'n' Nikki||Amanda|
|2009||Break-Up Artist, TheThe Break-Up Artist||Ashley|
|2010||Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief||Aphrodite|
|2010||Tron: Legacy||Siren #2|
|2012||Baytown Outlaws, TheThe Baytown Outlaws||Jez|
|2015||Sentient||Heather||Short film, post-production|
|2007||Exes and Ohs||Lucianne||"What Goes Around"|
|2008||Loch Ness Terror||Caroleena||TV film|
|2008||Psych||Eileen Mazwell||"Murder?... Anyone?... Anyone?... Bueller?"|
|2009||Desperate Escape||Melissa||TV film|
|2009||Hostile Makeover||Amanda Manville||TV film|
|2009–2010||Smallville||Zatanna Zatara||"Hex", "Warrior", "Icarus"|
|2010||Supernatural||Veritas / Ashley Frank||"You Can't Handle the Truth"|
|2011||Hawaii Five-0||Alana||"Ho'ohuli Na'au"|
|2011–2012||Breakout Kings||Erica Reed||Main role|
|2013||Republic of Doyle||Patti Middlebrooks||"Missing"|
|2013–2015||Graceland||Paige Arkin||Main role|
|2014||Tomorrow People, TheThe Tomorrow People||Cassandra Smythe||"Things Fall Apart", "Endgame"|
|2014||Chicago Fire||Brittany Baker||Recurring role|
|2017||Feud: Bette and Joan||Anne Bancroft||"And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963)"|
- "Serinda Swan". Retrieved 15 April 2012.
- Matt Mitovich (2009). "Exclusive: Who Will Make Magic as Smallville's Zatanna?". TV Guide. Retrieved May 11, 2011.
- "Serinda Swan Urban Rush Interview". YouTube. Retrieved 15 April 2012.
- ANDREEVA, NELLIE (May 17, 2012). "A&E's 'Breakout Kings' Cancelled After Two Seasons". Deadline.com. Retrieved May 17, 2012.
- "First Look At Actors William Moseley And Serinda Swan In 'The Veil'". Knowshi Magazine. 6 March 2014. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
- Abrams, Natalie (March 1, 2017). "Marvel's Inhumans casts Serinda Swan as Medusa". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on March 1, 2017. Retrieved March 1, 2017.
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