Gina Holden (born March 17, 1975) is a Canadian actress, perhaps best known for her roles as Coreen Fennel in Blood Ties, Dale Arden in Flash Gordon, and Shea Allen in Harper's Island.

Gina Holden
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Holden attending the Saw 3D premiere on October 27, 2010.
Born (1975-03-17) March 17, 1975 (age 44)
Years active2002–present

Early lifeEdit

Holden was born in the small town of Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, and moved often while growing up. With every move, Holden would join whatever community group she could so she could follow her passion for acting. At fifteen, she was signed to a modeling contract and moved to Japan.[1] Holden studied the Japanese culture and quickly made it her second home. On returning to North America, she studied Japanese and took acting classes.[2]

Acting careerEdit

She starred as Dale Arden in the Flash Gordon series,[3] as Coreen Fennel in Blood Ties, and as Shea Allen in the CBS thriller series Harper's Island.[4] She has also guest starred in shows including The CW series Life Unexpected. Aside from appearing in Final Destination 3 and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem, Holden portrayed Joyce Dagen in 2010's Saw 3D.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

On 29 August 2017, Holden and her boyfriend James Eiswerth had a son, Max Holden Eiswerth.[6]



Year Title Role Notes
2005 Fantastic Four LV Receptionist
2005 LTD. Sam
2006 Man About Town Pretty Young Assistant
2006 Final Destination 3 Carrie Dreyer
2006 The Butterfly Effect 2 Amanda Direct to video
2007 Code Name: The Cleaner Young Assistant
2007 Battle in Seattle Protester #4
2007 Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem Carrie Adams
2008 Christmas Cottage Hope Eastbrook
2009 Screamers: The Hunting Lt. Victoria Bronte Direct to video
2010 Jules Verne's Mysterious Island Julia Fogg
2010 Messages Deleted Millie Councel Direct to video
2010 Saw 3D Joyce Dagen
2011 Sand Sharks Amanda Gore Also co-producer
2013 Dracano Diana Fankhauser Also co-producer
2013 Avalanche Sharks Nurse
2014 L.A. Apocalypse Ashley Wilkins
2015 The Exorcism of Molly Hartley Dr. Laurie Hawthorne Direct to video
2015 Dead Lines Laura Cartwright Short film
2016 Password Deals Showtime Anytime Girl Short film
2016 Taken Heart Kate Johnson
2017 Cop and a Half: New Recruit Sarah Foley Direct to video
2018 Christmas on Holly Lane Cat


Year Title Role Notes
2002 Roughing It Louise Television film
2004 Perfect Romance Nervous student Television film
2004–2005 The L Word New Girl at 'Milk' / Twink Episodes: "Pilot", "Lynch Pin"
2005 The Dead Zone Aubrey Henderson / Chrystal Episode: "The Last Goodbye"
2005 Supernatural Haley Collins Episode: "Wendigo"
2005 Killer Instinct Angela Wilkins Episode: "Die Like an Egyptian"
2005 Reunion Rachel Scofield Recurring role
2005–2006 Da Vinci's City Hall Claire Main role
2006 Psych Bethany Cadman Episode: "Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Piece"
2006 Murder on Spec Diana Coles TV film; also known as Trophy Wife
2007–2008 Blood Ties Coreen Fennel Main role
2007–2008 Flash Gordon Dale Arden Main role
2008 Smallville Patricia Swann Episodes: "Traveler", "Veritas"
2009 Harper's Island Shea Allen Main role
2009 Flashpoint Rachel Simpson "The Farm"
2010 Legend of the Seeker Lucinda Amnell "Resurrection"
2010 A Family Thanksgiving Jen TV film
2010–2011 Life Unexpected Trina Campbell 3 episodes
2011 Dear Santa Jillian TV film
2011 Christmas Comes Home to Canaan Briony Adair TV film
2011 The Haunting Hour: The Series Anna Coleman Episode: "The Walls"
2012 The Haunting Hour: The Series Gresilda Episodes: "The Most Evil Sorceror: Parts 1 & 2"
2012 Fringe Kate Hicks Episode: "Nothing as It Seems"
2012 How to Fall in Love Julie Owens TV film
2012 The Philadelphia Experiment Kathryn Moore TV film
2012–2013 Suits Monica Eton Episodes: "Rewind", "He's Back"
2013 Sink Hole Joan Conroy TV film
2013 The Listener Bridget Connoly Episode: "The Long Con"
2014 Teen Wolf Claudia Stilinski Episode: "Echo House"; scenes deleted
2014 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Karen Bishop Episode: "Dead in His Tracks"
2015 Murder Unresolved Carmen Campbell TV film; also known as I Didn't Kill My Sister
2016 Cradle of Lies Heather Ward TV film; also known as Where's My Baby?
2016 Secrets in the Attic Rachel Davis TV film
2017 Bad Date Chronicles Allison Richards TV film
2018 A Woman's Nightmare Stephanie Peterson Television film
2019 Stressed to Death Maggie Television film
2019 Sleeping With My Student Kathy Television film


  1. ^ Interview: Actor Gina Holden | MODEL NEWS
  2. ^ "Biography on official site". Archived from the original on 2011-10-01. Retrieved 2011-09-17.
  3. ^ Gina Holden interview - Flash Gordon
  4. ^ Gina Holden Biographie -
  5. ^ Full Synopsis and Cast List for Saw VII - A Familiar Face Returns!
  6. ^ g holden (@holdentome) • Instagram photos and videos

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