Crystal Lowe

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Crystal Lowe
Crystal Lowe 1.jpg
Born(1981-01-20) January 20, 1981 (age 33)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
OccupationActress, model
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Miko Tomasevich
 
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Crystal Lowe
Crystal Lowe 1.jpg
Born(1981-01-20) January 20, 1981 (age 33)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
OccupationActress, model
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Miko Tomasevich

Crystal Lowe (born January 20, 1981) is a Canadian actress and model. She is best known for her scream queen roles as Ashlyn Halperin in Final Destination 3 (2006), as Lauren Hannon in Black Christmas (2006) and as Elena Miller in Wrong Turn 2: Dead End (2007). She is also known for her roles as Zoe in the comedy Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), as Vala on the show Smallville (2010), as Toby Nance in the series Primeval: New World and as Rita Haywith in the new Hallmark series Signed, Sealed, Delivered.

Early life[edit]

Lowe was born in Vancouver, British Columbia to a Chinese father and a Scottish mother.[1] On August 8, 2009 Lowe married her fiance Miko Tomasevich at Vancouver's historic Hycroft Manor.

Career[edit]

Lowe started her career as a model. At the age of 15 she made her way into the world of acting. Her first role was as Nya on an episode of Stargate SG-1. Lowe went on to guest star in several popular television shows like Masters of Horror, Psych, Supernatural, Stargate: Atlantis, The L Word plus many more.

Lowe's first film role came in 2000 when she was cast in the film Get Carter. Soon after she was cast as Tiffany in the horror film Children of the Corn: Revelation. In 2006 Crystal was cast as Ashlyn Halperin in Final Destination 3. Her next role was as Lauren in the remake of Black Christmas. Just after Black Christmas, Lowe went on to star as Elena in Wrong Turn 2: Dead End. She was considered a "scream queen" after her appearances in these horror films.

After her work on Wrong Turn 2, Lowe went on to do cameo roles in the films Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer and Good Luck Chuck. In 2008 she was reunited with her Final Destination 3 Co-star Amanda Crew in the film That One Night. Also in 2008, Lowe was cast in supporting roles for the films Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon, Poison Ivy: The Secret Society and Center Stage: Turn It Up.

In 2009, Lowe had a small role in the action film Driven to Kill with Steven Seagal.

In 2010, Lowe appeared as Zoe in the film Hot Tub Time Machine, as Vala in the 9th season of the CW show Smallville and as Nina in Sheldon Wilson's horror/thriller film Killer Mountain.

In mid-2011, Lowe was cast as Tina in A Little Bit Zombie and as Piper/Peaches in the TV movie To The Mat.

In early 2012 Crystal was cast as Toby Nance, one of the lead characters in the new series Primeval: New World.

In 2014, Crystal was cast as Rita Heywith in the Hallmark series Signed, Sealed, Delivered; the series premiere is scheduled for April 20, 2014.

Filmography[edit]

Films
YearTitleRoleNotes
2000Get CarterGirl #1
SanctimonyVirginia
2001Children of the Corn: RevelationTiffany
2002InsomniaKay Connell
The Secret Life of ZoeyCheerleaderTV movie
I SpyBeautiful Girl
2004Going the DistanceWaitress
The LifeStudent #3TV movie
2005ThrallsTanya Watner
2006Final Destination 3Ashlyn Halperin
Scary Movie 4Chingy's Girl #1Cameo
Snakes on a PlaneAutograph GirlCameo
Totally AwesomePretty GirlCameo
Black ChristmasLauren HannonMain role
2007Coffee DivaChipped Tooth/StarletShort film
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver SurferNicoleCameo
Good Luck ChuckCam's Wedding FriendCameo
Wrong Turn 2: Dead EndElena MillerSupporting role
2008That One NightStacy
Poison Ivy: The Secret SocietyIsabel TurnerMain role
Yeti: Curse of the Snow DemonAshleyMain role
Center Stage: Turn It UpLexiSupporting role
Dim Sum FuneralJane
The Boy Next DoorNicole WarnerMain role
2009What Color Is Love?FaizaTV movie
Driven to KillTanyaSupporting role
TrustMichelleTV movie
2010Hot Tub Time MachineZoeSupporting role
2011SufferCrystalShort film
Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin StoryNatalieCameo
Final Destination 5Ashlyn HalperinUncredited
To the MatPiper/PeachesTV movie
Killer MountainNinaTV movie
2012A Little Bit ZombieTinaMain role
2013CharlieRose
2014Skate GodAzuraRumored
Television series
YearTitleRoleNotes
1997Stargate SG-1NyaEpisode: "Emancipation"
Breaker HighMelinaEpisode: "Beware of Geeks Baring Their Gifts"
1998The Adventures of Shirley HolmesPascalEpisode: "The Case of the Open Hand"
1999–2000Cold SquadMyra Larson/LawsonEpisode: "Deadly Games: Part 2"
Episode: "Death by Intent: Part 1"
1998–2001Da Vinci's InquestHooker Nude Girl
Shelley Dunne
Sylvia
Sylvia
Episode: "Little Sister: Part 2"
Episode: "The Most Dangerous Time"
Episode: "Banging on the Wall"
Episode: "Cheap Aftershave"
2002MTV's Now What?ShannonEpisode: "Zack's Little Problem"
Episode: "Reality Bites"
Episode: "Purity Test"
The Twilight ZoneGroupieEpisode: "Harsh Mistress"
2004Life as We Know ItJulieEpisode: "Natural Disasters"
2005The CollectorCreeEpisode: "The Tattoo Artist"
The L WordCocktail WaitressEpisode: "Lap Dance"
2006Masters of HorrorLilyEpisode: "Pick Me Up"
Killer InstinctYvetteEpisode: "She's the Bomb"
The EvidenceDeb KintzaEpisode: "And the Envelope Please"
2007Falcon BeachKellyEpisode: "Strawberry Social Reject"
PsychEden
Daphne
Episode: "Scary Sherry: Bianca's Toast"
Episode: "If You're So Smart, Then Why Are You Dead?"
Bionic WomanJessicaEpisode: "Second Chances"
2008Stargate AtlantisMardolaEpisode: "Harmony"
2009SupernaturalLeticia Gore ActressEpisode: "The Real Ghostbusters"
2010SmallvilleValaRecurring character
2011ShatteredWomanEpisode: "Finding the Boy"
2012R.L. Stine's The Haunting HourCassandraEpisode: "Headshot"
2012–2013Primeval: New WorldToby NanceMain cast
2014Almost HumanJeannieEpisode: Simon Says
Signed, Sealed, Delivered[2]Rita HaywithMain cast

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