19 November 1972
|Residence||Silver Lake, Los Angeles, U.S.|
|Spouse(s)||Travis Huff (m. 2004–11)|
Holt was born Sandrine Ho in London, England to a Chinese father and a French mother. At age five, she and her family moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada, her hometown. Holt attended St. Joseph's Morrow Park Catholic Secondary School in Willowdale. She worked as a runway model in Paris before she became an actress.
Holt's acting debut was in 1991, appearing in the film Black Robe. She has appeared in Rapa Nui, the telemovie and subsequent TV show Once a Thief, Pocahontas: The Legend, 1999 and Resident Evil: Apocalypse.
In 2006, she appeared in a recurring role on the television series 24 as Evelyn Martin, the aide to First Lady Martha Logan. In 2007 she appeared in the recurring role of Catherine Rothberg in Showtime's series The L Word.
In 2013 she appeared in House of Cards season one as Gillian Cole, the leader of a grass-roots organization called World Well that provides clean water to developing countries.
In 2012, she appeared in Underworld: Awakening as Lida, an Antigen employee who took care of the protagonist's daughter, a prisoner named Subject Two. In 2015, she appeared in the film Terminator Genisys, and the TV series Fear the Walking Dead.
|1991||Black Robe||Annuka||Nominated—Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role|
|1994||Dance Me Outside||Poppy|
|1995||Pocahontas: The Legend||Pocahontas|
|2000||Fast Food Fast Women||Giselle|
|2002||Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever||Agent Bennett|
|2004||Resident Evil: Apocalypse||Terri Morales|
|2011||Faces in the Crowd||Nina #6|
|2015||Terminator Genisys||Detective Cheung|
|2017||Sorry for Your Loss||Tracey||filming|
|1989||Friday the 13th: The Series||Kamichi||Episode: "Face of Evil"|
|1995||Tales of the Wild||Kanata||Episode: "Les légendes du Grand Nord"|
|1996||Poltergeist: The Legacy||Ellen||Episode: "The Fifth Sepulcher"|
|1996||Once a Thief||Li Ann Tsei||Television film|
|1997–1998||Once a Thief||Li Ann Tsei||Main role, 23 episodes|
|1997||Once a Thief: Brother Against Brother||Li Ann Tsei||Television film|
|1997||Outer Limits, TheThe Outer Limits||Jade / Laura||Episode: "Last Supper"|
|1997||New York Undercover||Julie Chin||2 episodes|
|1997||Two||Diana Polasky||Episode: "Tale of the Tape"|
|1998||Once a Thief: Family Business||Li Ann Tsei||Television film|
|2001||Witchblade||Sandrine Malraux / TV News Reporter||Episodes: "Parallax", "Legion"|
|2001||Earth Angels||Wendy||Television film|
|2002||Mutant X||Patricia||Episode: "The Future Revealed"|
|2004||Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation||Pvt. Jill Sandee||Television film|
|2005||CSI: Miami||Melissa Boone||Episode: "Sex and Tapes"|
|2005||Las Vegas||Det. Jenny Cho||3 episodes|
|2005||ER||Drew||Episode: "Nobody's Baby"|
|2006||24||Evelyn Martin||Recurring role, 10 episodes|
|2006–2008||Runaway||Erin Baxter||5 episodes|
|2007||L Word, TheThe L Word||Catherine Rothberg||5 episodes|
|2007||Fire Serpent||Christina Andrews||Television film|
|2007||Dark Room, TheThe Dark Room||Leanne Kisoun||Television film|
|2008||Burn Up||Mika Namuvai||2 episodes|
|2009||Bored to Death||Niko Oh||Episode: "Stockholm Syndrome"|
|2009||Phantom, TheThe Phantom||Guran||2 episodes|
|2010||Mentalist, TheThe Mentalist||Elise Chaye||Episode: "Blood In, Blood Out"|
|2010||Line, TheThe Line||Rachel Wu||Television film|
|2011||Sanctuary||Charlotte Benoit||Episode: "Monsoon"|
|2011||Flashpoint||Beth Topp||Episode: "Slow Burn"|
|2012||Deadly Hope||Denise Landers||Television film|
|2012||Listener, TheThe Listener||Christa Merker||Episode: "Poisoned Minds"|
|2013–2014||Hostages||Sandrine Renault||Main role, 15 episodes|
|2013–2014||House of Cards||Gillian Cole||Recurring role, 10 episodes|
|2015||Returned, TheThe Returned||Julie Han||Main role, 10 episodes|
|2015||Fear the Walking Dead||Dr. Bethany Exner||3 episodes|
|2016||Damien||Paula Sciarra||2 episodes|
|2016||Blindspot||Vanessa Chang||Episode: "Any Wounded Thief"|
|2016||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Nora Wattan||Episode: "Fashionable Crimes"|
|2016||Mr. Robot||Susan Jacobs||2 episodes|
|2016–2017||MacGyver||Patricia Thornton||Main role, 12 episodes|
|2016||The Art of More||Isabel Perry||Recurring role (season 2)|
|2017||Love||Jorie||Episode: "A Day" , #3.6|
|2018||The Crossing||Emma Peralta||Main role|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|1991||Genie Awards||Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role||Black Robe||Nominated|
- "Model-turned-actress Sandrine Holt on her off-screen style – and why she's trying to escape Christmas". www.theglobeandmail.com. Retrieved 13 September 2016.
- "UNDERWORLD AWAKENING at Simon Fraser University". yvrshoots.com. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- Kit, Borys (March 31, 2014). "'G.I. Joe,' 'Mad Men' and 'House of Cards' Actors Join 'Terminator: Genesis' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- Petski, Denise. "Sandrine Holt Joins 'Fear The Walking Dead' On AMC". Retrieved 2015-06-03.
- "CBS' 'MacGyver' Reboot Adds '24' Alum Sandrine Holt as Series Regular". hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- 24's Sandrine Holt – Changing Hollywood through Asian eyes, asiancemagazine.com
- Jay Weissberg (9 May 2006). "Review: 'Sam's Lake'". Variety. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
- Stephen Holden (16 May 2014). "Love, Sex, Marriage and Schopenhauer's Ghost". The New York Times. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- "Walking Dead studio's newest game adapts post-apocalyptic film Air". polygon.com. 3 March 2015. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- "SANDRINE HOLT". ladygunn.com. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- "The Returned: House of Cards Actress, Others Join A&E Adaptation". TVLine. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- "Mr. Robot Adds Sandrine Holt, Americans Actor and More for Season 2". TVLine. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- "Sandrine Holt To Star In ABC Drama Pilot 'The Crossing'".