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Kris Holden-Ried


B: August 1, 1973 in Pickering, Ontario

Kris Holden-Ried pictured as William Compton in a publicity still from the the mini-series, The Tudors. A native of Pickering, Ontario, he attended the Concordia University School of Business in Montréal. His first acting experience was playing the title role in a production of Young Ivanhoe. His riding and fencing skills not only earned him the part, but also qualified him to become a member of the Canadian National Pentathlon Team and secured him a silver medal from the Pan American and Pan Pacific Pentathlon Championships. He is known for his work like the recurring role of Adam Reynolds on The Listener, Detective Dyson Thornwood on Lost Girl and providing the title charcter’s voice for Captain Canuck. He played a character named Lasalle in the third (2018) mini-series instalment of Cardinal.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Young Ivanhoe (TV-1995)
Rowing Through (1996)
When Innocense Is Lost (TV-1997)
Habitat (1997)
Night of the Demons III (1997)
Going to Kansas City (1998)
The Defenders: Taking the First (TV-1998)
Forget Me Never (TV-1999)

The Crossing (TV-2000)
Gossip (2000)
Hendrix (TV-2000)
Girls Who Say Yes (2000)
Chasing Cain (2001)
A Killing Spring (TV-2002)
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
The Many Trials of One Jane Doe (TV-2002)
Ice Bound (TV-2003)
Alice Blue (2003)
Touch of Pink (2004)
Waking Up Walter: The Walter Gretzky Story (TV-2005)
Niagara Motel (2005)
A Stone’s Throw (2006)
A Broken Life (2007)
Emotional Arithmetic (2007)
Alice Blue (2008)
Girl’s Best Friend (TV-2008)
Gossip (TV-2008)
Never Forget (2008)
The Last New Year (2009)
The Death of Alice Blue (2009)
Deadliest Sea (TV-2009)
Hidden Crimes (TV-2009)
Santa Baby 2 (TV-2009)

Lost Girl (TV-2010)
Textuality (2011)
Underworld: Awakening (2012)
Sex After Kids (2013)
Three Days in Havana (2013)
Looking is the Original Sin (2013)
The Returned (2013)
Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014)
The Epitaph (TV-2016)
Another You (2017)
Lie Exposed (2019)

Dark Web: Cicada 3301 (2021)
Maternal (2021)
Bordello (2021)
Ivy (2022)

TV Series – Cast:
Riverdale (1997)

Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001-2004)
Paradise Falls (2001)
Hemingway vs Callaghan (2003, mini-series)
The Tudors (2007, mini-series)

Ben Hur (2010, mini-series)
Lost Girl (2010-2015)
The Listener (2011-2014)
Captain Canuck (voice, 2013-2016)
Vikings (2017-2019)
Cardinal (2018, mini-series)
The Umbrella Academy (2020)
Departure (2019-)

TV Series – Guest Appearances:
The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne (2000)
Paradise Falls (2001)
Blue Murder (2002)
M.V.P. (2008)
Diamonds (2009)
Murdoch Mysteries (2009)

The Bridge (2010)
Reopublic of Doyle (2011)
Dark Matter (2016)
Taken (2017)
Arrow (2017)
Frankie Drake Mysteries (2018)
The Expanse (2019

Clarice (2021)

Lie Exposed, Leslie Hope, movie, poster,