Lindy Booth

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Lindy Booth
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Booth at the 2013 San Diego Comic Con International in California
Born (1979-04-02) April 2, 1979 (age 39)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
NationalityCanadian
OccupationActress
Years active1998–present

Lindy Booth (born April 2, 1979 [1] ) is a Canadian actress. She played Riley Grant on the Disney Channel series The Famous Jett Jackson (and Agent Hawk in the show-within-a-show Silverstone) and Claudia on Relic Hunter and A.J. Butterfield on the NBC series The Philanthropist . She then played Cassandra Cillian on the TNT series The Librarians (2014–2018).

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Early life

Booth was born in Oakville, Ontario on April 2, 1979. [1] [2]

Career

Film

In 2001, Booth starred in the Canadian ensemble drama Century Hotel , [3] [4] and in 2002 she co-starred in the Canadian comedy film Rub & Tug. [5] [6] Booth starred as Dodger Allen in the 2005 movie Cry Wolf , [7] appeared in the 2004 remake of Dawn of the Dead as Nicole, and had a role in Wrong Turn with Eliza Dushku. [8] In 2008, Booth starred in the thriller film Behind the Wall (originally titled The Wall). [9]

Booth had a supporting role in the film Kick-Ass 2 (2013), playing Night Bitch. [10] [11]

Television

Booth starred in a number of television series earlier in her career. She contemporaneously played Riley Grant on the Disney Channel series The Famous Jett Jackson (and Agent Hawk in the show-within-a-show Silverstone) [12] and its follow-up television movie Jett Jackson: The Movie , [13] and Claudia on the syndicated television series Relic Hunter , from 1999–2001. She portrayed Lana Turner in the television film Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows (2001).

Her other television credits include guest starring as different characters in two 2002 episodes of the A&E Network series A Nero Wolfe Mystery ("Before I Die" and "Poison à la Carte"), and a recurring role in season two of the USA Network series The 4400 . She guest starred on such television shows as CSI: NY and Ghost Whisperer . She played Stephanie Goodison in the second episode of the Syfy television series Warehouse 13 .

Originally cast in a recurring role, Booth was later promoted to a main role on the 2007–08 ABC drama, October Road , for the show's second season. [14] In 2009, she played A.J. Butterfield on the short-lived NBC series The Philanthropist . [15]

In 2013, Booth had a short recurring stint on the BBC America drama Copper . [16] In 2014, Booth was cast in a starring role on the television series The Librarians , which aired on TNT. [17] [18]

Filmography

Film

YearTitleRoleNotes
1999Teenage Space VampiresKatie
1999 Detroit Rock City Girl #1
2001 Century Hotel Supergirl / Sylvia
2002Winter SunZoeShort film [19]
2002 The Skulls II KellyStraight-to-video
2002 American Psycho 2 CassandraStraight-to-video
2002Fairytales and PornographyLaura
2002Rub & TugLea
2002 Bollywood/Hollywood Uncredited[ citation needed ]
2002Black Painted MoonDivaShort film
2003 Wrong Turn Francine
2003 Hollywood North Molly
2003Public DomainMonica
2003Bar LifeLaraShort film
2004 Dawn of the Dead Nicole
2004Choke.Andrea RoachShort film
2005 Lucid Sophie
2005 Cry Wolf Dodger
2006In the StarsCassieShort film
2007 Nobel Son Beth Chapman
2008 What Just Happened Hostess
2008 Dark Honeymoon KathrynStraight-to-video
2008 Behind the Wall Katelyn Parks
2013 Kick-Ass 2 Night Bitch (Miranda Swedlow)

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
1998Mr. MusicAmy WhiteTelevision film
1998 Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension Carrie TaylorMain role, 15 episodes
1999 Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal GloriaEpisode: "School of Thought"
1999 Strange Justice MargaretTelevision film (Showtime)
1999–2001 Relic Hunter ClaudiaMain role (seasons 1–2), 44 episodes
1999–2001 The Famous Jett Jackson Hawk / Riley GrantRecurring role, 12 episodes
2000 Traders Elizabeth WatsonEpisode: "Money Shot"
2000 Twice in a Lifetime 17 Year Old Caitlin TaylorEpisode: "Pride and Prejudice"
2000 Earth: Final Conflict Gina RichardsonEpisode: "The Fields"
2000 Big Wolf on Campus CharlotteEpisode: "Pleased to Eat You"
2001 Jett Jackson: The Movie Riley Grant / HawkTelevision film Disney Channel Original Movie
2001 Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows Lana TurnerTelevision mini-series (ABC)
2002Her Best Friend's HusbandKelly RobertsTelevision film (Lifetime)
2002 A Nero Wolfe Mystery Peggy Choate / Beulah PageEpisodes: "Poison à la Carte", "Before I Die"
2002 Mutant X Diana MollerEpisode: "Time Squared"
2002 Strange Days at Blake Holsey High Amanda DurstEpisode: "Fate"
2002A Christmas VisitorLizTelevision film (Hallmark Channel)
2002–2003 Odyssey 5 Holly CulversonRecurring role, 7 episodes
2003 Veritas: The Quest Fiona KeiranEpisode: "Avalon"
2003 The Twilight Zone ShannonEpisode: "The Pharaoh's Curse"
2003 Platinum PennyEpisode: "Peace"
2003 Starhunter Serena DeLunaEpisode: "Torment"
2004Cooking LessonsChloeUnsold television pilot [20]
2005 The 4400 Liv3 episodes
2005 Category 7: The End of the World BrigidTelevision film (CBS)
2005 Christmas in Boston EllenTelevision film (ABC Family)
2006 CSI: NY Tess LarsonEpisode: "Open and Shut"
2006 Ghost Whisperer LanieEpisode: "A Vicious Cycle"
2007–2008 October Road Emily the "Pizza Girl"Main role, 17 episodes
2008 Cold Case Gloria FlagstoneEpisode: "Wings"
2009 Warehouse 13 Stephanie GoodisonEpisode: "Resonance"
2009 The Philanthropist AJ ButterfieldMain role, 8 episodes
2009 NCIS Amanda BarrowEpisode: "Endgame"
2011Brain TrustProf. Monica AshtonUnsold television pilot [21]
2011 Republic of Doyle Rebecca JonesEpisode: "Live and Let Doyle"
2011 Christmas Magic Carrie BlackfordTelevision film (Hallmark Channel)
2012 Fairly Legal RachelEpisode: "Finale"
2013The Twelve Trees of ChristmasCheri JamisonTelevision film (Lifetime)
2013 Supernatural Bonnie Fuschau/VestaEpisode: "Rock and a Hard Place"
2013 Copper Teresa Trembley3 episodes
2014–2018 The Librarians Cassandra CillianMain role, 30 episodes
Nominated – Golden Maple Award for Best actress in a TV series broadcast in the U.S. (2016) [22]
2016The Sound of ChristmasLizzyTelevision film (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)
2017Rocky Mountain ChristmasSarahTelevision film (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)
2018Under the Autumn MoonAlexTelevision film (Hallmark Channel)
2019SnowComingSamanthaTelevision film (Hallmark Channel)

References

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  2. "Lindy Booth". The New York Times . Archived from the original on March 7, 2016. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
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  5. MacDonald, Gayle (September 26, 2001). "Wooed, rubbed and swayed". The Globe and Mail . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  6. Stratton, David (October 7, 2002). "Review: 'Rub & Tug'". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  7. Anderson, John (September 18, 2005). "Review: 'Cry Wolf'". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  8. Foundas, Scott (June 1, 2003). "Review: 'Wrong Turn'". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  9. McNary, Dave (August 5, 2007). "Production wraps on 'Wall'". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
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  11. Kit, Borys (August 21, 2012). "Lindy Booth in Talks for New Hero Role in 'Kick-Ass 2'". The Hollywood Reporter . Retrieved November 21, 2015.
  12. McIntyre, Grant (June 9, 2001). "Children's Television - The Famous Jett Jackson". The Globe and Mail . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  13. Grego, Melissa (September 1, 2000). "'Lizzie,' 3 pics get Disney OK". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  14. Andreeva, Nellie (April 24, 2007). "Booth, Field on 'Road' more traveled". The Hollywood Reporter . Associated Press . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  15. Lowry, Brian (June 22, 2009). "Review: 'The Philanthropist'". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  16. O'Connell, Michael (May 22, 2013). "Billy Baldwin Joins BBC America's 'Copper' for Season 2 Arc (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter . Associated Press . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  17. Friedlander, Whitney (April 10, 2014). "TNT Orders Series Based on Noah Wyle's 'Librarian' TV Movies". Variety . Retrieved November 23, 2015.
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  22. Etan Vlessing (May 16, 2016). "Golden Maple Awards Nominees Unveiled". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 10, 2016.