Lyndie Greenwood

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Lyndie Greenwood
Born(1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 30)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
OccupationActress
Years active2009–present
Website
www.lyndiegreenwood.com
 
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Lyndie Greenwood
Born(1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 30)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
OccupationActress
Years active2009–present
Website
www.lyndiegreenwood.com

Lyndie Greenwood (born June 6, 1983) is a Canadian film, theatre and television actress. She is best known for the role of Sonya on The CW's Nikita and was recently cast in the recurring role of Jenny Mills on FOX's Sleepy Hollow.

Career[edit]

Greenwood was born and raised in Toronto. She 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 called Pinkville. She made her first 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-movies such as Little Phoenix and the Fists of Fury and as Jen in The Exit which she feels 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 hit CW's, Nikita.[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
YearTitleRoleNotes
2009PinkvilleNatalie Anders
2010Little Phoenix and the Fists of FuryPhoenixShort
This Movie Is BrokenBlake's Girlfriend
Sundays at Tiffany'sJane's Friend #2TV movie
2011The ExitJennShort
Furstenau MysteriesClaraShort
Television series
YearTitleRoleNotes
2009The ListenerAdmissions Nurse1 episode
2010Rookie BlueKeisha1 episode
FlashpointKelly1 episode
Being EricaKendra1 episode
2011Covert AffairsNurse1 episode
Lost GirlLana1 episode
2011-13NikitaSonyaRecurring seasons 2–4 (43 episodes)
2012Saving HopeDalia1 episode
2013-presentSleepy HollowJenny MillsRecurring season 1 (10 episodes);
Regular season 2

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. 
  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 & Lyndie Greenwood Promoted To Regular On Fox’s ‘Sleepy Hollow’". Deadline.com. Retrieved 30 January 2014. 

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