Sandrine Holt: All The Things You Need To Know

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Sandrine Holt

Sandrine Holt has owned the runway in Paris, lived in London and Canada. Perhaps this is not the best way to begin the introduction of Sandrine Holt. However, since we assumed that many don’t read blog introductions we decided to get your attention from the first few lines, and for Sandrine, no other introduction would have fitted better.

Here is everything you need to know about the movie star.

Sandrine Holt: Age and early life

Sandrine Holt was born on 19 November 1972 as Sandrine Vanessa Ho in Croydon London. She is of Chinese and French descent being that her father, Man Shun “Horace” Ho, is Hong Kong-born Chinese while her mother Christiane a French. She has a younger sister name Adrianne Ho. She is a model and a designer too.

Her father obtained a B.Sc degree in Physics and Applied Mathematics; M.Sc Computer Science from the University of London. At age five, the family to Toronto, Canada. She attended St. Joseph’s Morrow Park Catholic Secondary School in Willowdale Canada.

While in High school, she started modeling but never took it that serious until after her graduation. At the age of 17, she moved to Paris where she modeled briefly before transitioning as a movie star. She is 46 years old.

Sandrine Holt: Career

Sandrine started her acting career in an episode of the American-Canadian horror series “Friday the 13th: The Series” as Kamichi in 1989. Her motion debut came in 1991 when he played the role of Annuka in the film “Black Robe”. Her earliest roles on TV were just minor roles and since she was coming from a place all she did was wear nice clothes and appear on runways, she needs time to adapt to the movie world.

In 1995, Sandrine appeared in the drama film “Pocahontas: The Legend” as Pocahontas. She made so many acting appearances in the late ’90s and early 2000s mostly in TV episodes and non-blockbuster films. In 2004, she played the role of Terri Morales in the horror film “Resident Evil: Apocalypse”. The film is a direct sequel of the Resident Evil film series. It received mostly negative reviews from critics who complained about the plot; however, the film garnered praise for its action sequences and did not flop at the box office.

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In 2006, Sandrine appeared in a recurring role on Fox’s 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 2012, Sandrine starred in the action horror film “Underworld: Awakening” as Lida, an Antigen employee who took care of the protagonist’s daughter, a prisoner named Subject Two.

Perhaps her most iconic role on TV came when she appeared in the first season of “House of Cards” as Gillian Cole, the leader of a grass-roots organization called World Well that provides clean water to developing countries on Netflix in 2013. The same year, she appeared on CBS drama series “Hostages” as Sandrine Renault a member of the team that takes the Sanders family hostage.

Between 2016-2017, she appeared in the action-adventure television series “MacGyver” on ABC as Patricia Thornton an ex-field agent turned director of operations for DXS.

In 2019, she is playing the role of Lynn Carver on CBS crime television series “FBI”. Sandrine was nominated in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in the Genie Awards in 1991 for her role in “Black Robe”. Awards don’t always define individual brilliance of actors, their works on screen speaks for them and Sandrine Holt is not doing badly as a movie star.


Sandrine Holt dated American actor Ivan Sergei between 1996 and 1998. Ivan’s best-known role as Dr. Peter Winslow in “Crossing Jordan” and Henry Mitchell in “Charmed”. After their relationship ended, she removed her legs from the gas pedal of relationships and until 20014 when she married rock producer/engineer Travis Huff.

The couple welcomed a daughter together, however, things went south and the marriage ended in divorce. Sandrine now lives with her daughter in Silver Lake, Los Angeles. She is single at the moment.

Sandrine Holt: Net worth, height, and body measurement

Sandrine Holt has a net worth of 4 million dollars. Her impressive acting credits and modeling career made it possible. She is just in her late 40s and for sure, she still has many things for fans in the near future.

She stands at a height of 5 ft 10 inches or 1.78 meters tall. She weighs around 62kg or 136 pounds. Her bra size is 40A while her body measurement and size are 35-25-37.

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