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Biography

Kris Holden-Ried Biography

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Kris Holden-Ried's facts

Date of Birth 1973-08-01
Nationality Canadian
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Education at Montreal's Concordia University School of Business
Name on Birth Kristen Holden-Ried
Height 6'2"
Place of Birth Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Hair Color Blonde

An exceptionally talented Canadian actor ‘Kris Holden-Ried’ was born on 1st August, 1973 in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. Ried has a dream of becoming a renowned actor in the future. But his acting dream was not supported early on by his family. Keeping in shadow of his dream of becoming a famous actor, he decided to walk on footsteps of his family. Initially he joined Montreal’s Concordia University School of Business. While studying at the school, he actively took part in various sports. In fact, he was known to be a strong athlete when he was completing his high school educaton. Ried even earned silver medals competing in Pan American and Pan Pacific Pentathlon Championships.  Although he was a supremely talented athlete, his strong passion for acting led him to the act in the entertainment industry.

Talking about his acting journey, he gave an audition for the leading role in a 12th Century dramatic movie ‘Young Ivanhoe’. Kris was good looking and also was blessed with exceptional acting skills which led him to select for the role. After that role, he never looked back and acted with full passion and enthusiasm in the movie industry. In the year 2007, he appeared in the first seven episodes in the popular series ‘The Tudors’. Later in 2010, he played a role of Fae wolf-shifter in the Tv series ‘Lost Girl’. His fans also know him with the name of Quint Lane which he played in the movie ‘Underworld: Awakening’. Besides his outstanding performances in the movies and television series, he is also known for his powerful voice. He has supplied his voice for the animated web series ‘Captain Canuck’. To improve further his acting skills, he has trained in Uta Hagen’s Master Class Scene Study, Actor’s Studio NY and the National Film Acting School. Currently, he is starring in the Syfy series ‘Lost Girl’ in a role of Dyson. His other notable roles include multi-episode arcs on the ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’,’ The Bridge’ and ‘M.V.P’.

Kris is a handsome man who is blessed with magnetic and dashing personality. With the enormous height of 6 feet 2 inches and charming face, he has been successful to create positive impact in the movie and television world. Even after reaching at the age of 40, he is giving his best shot in his many movie and television roles. That certainly proves that if a man has true passion for something, he is not bound by anything to achieve his dream. With his magical and powerful acting performances, he has gained both recognition and rewards. Kris might be getting considerable amount of salary for his incredible work. But he has not exposed his real salary and net worth figure in the public.

Significance to his personal life biography, Kris has maintained secrecy about his personal life information. He hasn’t revealed any information about his past and recent girlfriend’s name. It’s hard to believe that such a handsome man hasn’t fallen in love in his life. He had surely fallen in love with someone, which he might be hiding from the media. Till date, his any information about his linkup and affair news has been kept out of lime light of media and fans. There is not any clue of his marriage. So he might be living his single life focusing on his acting career rather than falling into any controversial news regarding his personal matters.

More information about Kris can be gathered from the Wiki and other internet sites. His fans can follow him on twitter @KrisHolden_Ried for his latest news and upcoming movie projects.