Laurie Holden is a Canadian and American actress well-known for her role as Andrea in AMC's worldwide zombie apocalypse series The Walking Dead. Since the mid-80s', Lauren has been in the entertainment industry and has worked in several blockbuster movies as well as TV shows. Some of her notable credits include Due South, The Majestic, and The X-files.
The Los Angeles native is also a human rights activist, who is a founding member of the Canadian Somaly Mam Foundation.
Bio, Wiki, & Family
Born as Heather Laurie Holden on 17 December 1969, Laurie hails from Los Angeles, California. The veteran actress is the daughter of Glen Corbett and Adrianne Ellis, who are both in the entertainment industry. She grew up in Canada with her family and possessed a dual nationality of Canada and the USA.
Her parents were divorced soon after Laurie was born. After then, her mother Adrianne married film director Michael Anderson, and she grew up with her step-father. In the family, Laurie has a sibling brother named Christopher Holden, and her half-siblings are David Anderson and Michael Anderson Jr.
The 49-years-old actress graduated from the University of California from where she earned a degree in theater and films. She enrolled at Columbia University to earn a master’s degree in human rights, due to her interest in doing humanitarian work.
Laurie is gorgeous with curvaceous body measurements of 33-25-33 inches in bust size, waist size, and hips size, respectively. She wears a dress size of 4, and her bra size is 38 B. Apart from that, her feet size is 8.5 US, and her cup size is B (US).
Talking about Laurie's height, she is modest with 1.68 m (5 feet and 7 inches) tall. The actress approximately weighs around 117 lbs (57 kg) in weight. Her hair color is blonde and has a beautiful green eye color. Laurie belongs to a white ethnic group.
Laurie has garnered the estimated net worth of $3 million from her professional career as an American and Canadian actress. She worked in theatres on plays like 'The Only Game in Town,' 'The Love of the Nightingale,' and 'Time and the Conways.' On the 2004 video game The X-Files: Resist or Serve, she performed the voice-role of Marita Covarrubias.
Apart from that, The Walking Dead starlet owns an eye-popping mansion in Los Angeles, California.
Is Laurie Holden Married?
As of 2019, Laurie Holden is yet to get married, but it does not mean that she has concealed her love life entirely. Over the years, the actress has stayed in a relationship with few guys.
Laurie once dated Jim Carrey after his divorce from Lauren Holly in 1997. Later, she was rumored to be dating fellow The Walking Dead star, Norman Reedus in 2013. The two sparked romance at 2013 PaleyFest, where they kissed on the red carpet. When she got criticized for it, Laurie spoke in an interview with On Air With Ryan Seacrest in March of 2013 about their possible affair and stated:
I think that Norman kind of fuels that fire because he loves to come up and kiss me on the red carpets and then I get the backlash because all his teenage fans who love him come after me and they're like, 'back off that's my man!'
Laurie Holden and her once rumored boyfriend Norman Reedus (Photo: dailymail.co.uk)
Laurie even affirmed that they are like the best friends, although they love each other. However, she dissed their rumors by affirming that there was no romantic association between them.
Soon after that, Laurie was spotted with a mystery man strolling around Los Angeles in December of 2013. Since then, she hasn't given any hints that would signify her possible love affairs with her boyfriend. As of now, she has yet to adress about him on the public.