Moon Bloodgood

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Moon Bloodgood
Moon bloodgood crop.jpg
Bloodgood during publicity for Terminator Salvation, July 18, 2008
BornKorinna Moon Bloodgood
(1975-09-20) September 20, 1975 (age 38)
Anaheim, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, model
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Grady Hall (m. 2011)
ChildrenPepper (b. 2012)
 
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Moon Bloodgood
Moon bloodgood crop.jpg
Bloodgood during publicity for Terminator Salvation, July 18, 2008
BornKorinna Moon Bloodgood
(1975-09-20) September 20, 1975 (age 38)
Anaheim, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, model
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Grady Hall (m. 2011)
ChildrenPepper (b. 2012)

Korinna Moon Bloodgood (born September 20, 1975) is an American actress and model, known for her role as Lt. Blair Williams in the 2009 film Terminator Salvation and as Anne Glass in the TNT television series Falling Skies.

Early life[edit]

Bloodgood was born in Anaheim, California on September 20, 1975.[1][2] Her father, Shell Bloodgood, is an American of Dutch and Irish descent, and her mother, Sang Cha, is Korean.[3] Her father was stationed in South Korea where he met her mother.[1]

Career[edit]

At age 17, Bloodgood became one of the Laker Girls.[2][4]

In 2005 Bloodgood was ranked #99 on Maxim's magazine's Hot 100 list.[2][5] She subsequently ranked #53 in 2006,[6][7] #40 in 2007[8] and #20 in 2009.[9]

In Day Break (2006–2007), she portrayed Rita Shelten, the girlfriend of a detective who is framed for murder and arrested in the span of a day but continually finds himself reliving that same day. In 2007, Bloodgood starred as Livia Beale in the American science-fiction television series Journeyman on NBC.[10]

She had a role in the movie Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li, which opened in February 2009. She starred as Blair Williams in Terminator Salvation, the fourth film in the Terminator series and reprised her role in the video game and the prequel series of short film Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series.[11][12]

In early 2009, she joined the third season of the show Burn Notice in a recurring role as Detective Michelle Paxson.[13]

Since 2011, she has portrayed Dr. Anne Glass in TNT's ongoing science fiction series Falling Skies executively produced by Steven Spielberg.[14] In 2012, Bloodgood won the "Special Jury Prize" for dramatic ensemble acting in The Sessions with John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, and William H. Macy.

She also voice acts the role of Uriel the Archangel in the video game Darksiders.

Personal[edit]

Bloodgood is married to film director/producer Grady Hall. On December 15, 2012, their first child was born, a daughter they named Pepper. [15]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

On the cover of KoreAm, April 2007
YearTitleRoleNotes
2004Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!Gorgeous Woman
2005A Lot Like LoveBridget
2006Moonlight SerenadeMarie Devrenier
Eight BelowKatie
2007PathfinderStarfire
2008What Just HappenedLaura
2009Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-LiDetective Maya Sunee
Terminator SalvationLt. Blair Williams
2010FasterMarina Humpheries
BedroomsBeth
2011Beautiful BoyTrish
2011ConceptionNikki
2012The SessionsVeraSundance Film Festival's Special Jury Prize for Ensemble Acting
Nominated - Chlotrudis Award for Best Supporting Actress
The Power of FewMala

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2002Just Shoot Me!Penny"Halloween? Halloween!"
2003FastlaneMaid"Iced"
CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationDancer"Assume Nothing"
2005North ShoreMaid"Vice"
MonkHaley"Mr. Monk Gets Cabin Fever"
2006-2008Day BreakRita Shelten13 episodes
2007JourneymanLivia Beale13 episodes
2009Burn NoticeDetective Michelle Paxsonmultiple episodes
2010Human TargetDoctor Jessica Shaw"Tanarak"
2011NTSF:SD:SUV::Vivica"Full Hauser"
2011–presentFalling SkiesAnne GlassMain cast
Nominated - Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television

Voice Acting[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1997Nuclear Strike (PlayStation/N64/PC)Naja Hana
2009Terminator Salvation (PS3/Xbox360/PC/mobile)Blair Williams
2010Darksiders (PS3/Xbox360/PC)Uriel, The Archangel

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rorke, Robert (December 3, 2006). "To Die For". New York Post.
  2. ^ a b c "Today's Girl: Moon Bloodgood". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  3. ^ Sanico, Jeff (April 2007). "Rising Moon". KoreAm. 
  4. ^ "Moon Bloodgood". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  5. ^ "The 2005 Hot 100 List". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  6. ^ "The 2006 Hot 100 List". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  7. ^ "2006 Hot 100". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  8. ^ "2007 Hot 100". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  9. ^ "2009 Hot 100". Maxim. Retrieved August 1, 2012.
  10. ^ Welsh, James (May 11, 2007). "NBC gives 'Journeyman' the green light". Digital Spy.f
  11. ^ "Bloodgood Back In T4". SciFi Wire. 2008-04-21. Archived from the original on 2008-04-24. Retrieved 2008-04-23. 
  12. ^ Kit, Borys (2008-04-20). "Moon Bloodgood lined up for "Terminator" sequel". Yahoo! News. Archived from the original on 2008-04-30. Retrieved 2008-04-23. 
  13. ^ Goldman, Eric (March 19, 2009). "Terminator Star Joins Burn Notice". IGN. 
  14. ^ "TNT Brings Steven Spielberg's Falling Skies to Comic-Con". MovieWeb. 2010-07-10. Retrieved 2010-07-01. 
  15. ^ http://celebritybabies.people.com/2013/01/03/moon-bloodgood-welcomes-daughter-pepper/

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