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Tina Holmes
Born (1973-07-13) July 13, 1973 (age 42)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1998-present

Tina Holmes (born July 13, 1973 in New York City, New York) is an American television and film actress.

Early years and education[edit]

Holmes grew up in New York City and Connecticut. She attended Yale University for two years followed by a move to Paris, France studying French Literature at the Sorbonne. After returning to the U.S., Holmes entered Brown University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Comparative Literature. After graduating from Brown, Holmes returned to Paris to serve as a research assistant on a documentary on famed novelist, poet and playwright Jean Genet. She also spent time at the Federal University of Pernambuco in Brazil.

Film and production[edit]

Holmes has traveled, studied, and researched foreign language and documentary film. She has studied Brazilian literature and culture and was an intern at the production company, Good Machine. She then worked for photographer Bruce Weber as a production manager on his documentary on actor Robert Mitchum, she assisted documentary filmmaker Dr. Shirley Sun on her film about General Joseph Stilwell traveling to Hong Kong, Beijing, Malaysia and Singapore for research.

Voidstrutter, Holmes' music video company, has produced music videos for Aphex Twin, Blonde Redhead and Pavement.

Holmes taught video at Sidewalks of New York, an after-school program for children in homeless shelters. Holmes produced and directed the documentary short film, You're Nobody Until Somebody Loves You in which women in their 80s and 90s shared their experiences and offered advice on love. After directing and production work, Holmes decided to begin her acting career.

Acting career[edit]

Holmes began her film acting career with 1998's Edge of Seventeen, playing the starring role of Maggie. She followed that with roles in the movies 30 Days in 1999; The Photographer and Prince of Central Park in 2000; Seven and a Match in 2003; "Pretty Persuasion" in 2005; "Half Nelson" in 2006; and Shelter in 2007.

Holmes has also been featured in several television series such as 24, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Invasion, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Third Watch, Criminal Minds, Cold Case (episode: "Dog Day Afternoons"), Prison Break and in a recurring role as Maggie Sibley on the HBO original series, Six Feet Under during the fourth and fifth seasons.

She portrayed Moira on NBC's Persons Unknown before it was cancelled.

She appeared as a waitress/patient named Nadia on the February 14, 2011 episode of House, entitled You Must Remember This.

She appeared as Laurel, an expectant mother carrying twins, on the February 23, 2012 episode of Private Practice, entitled "Andromeda".

External links[edit]


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122 news items

SouthFloridaGayNews.com

SouthFloridaGayNews.com
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:41:15 -0700

Along the way Eric sleeps with his straight female best friend (Tina Holmes), and comes to realize too late what a mistake this was – he breaks her heart and destroys the friendship. "Edge of Seventeen" is another delightful film that many of us will ...

WYFF Greenville

WYFF Greenville
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 07:40:36 -0700

Souder said the tragedy took her back to June 2010, when Alex's mother, Tina Holmes Christy, died in a car accident. "To know that my daughter and my granddaughter both were killed due to some sort of a car accident is unbelievable," Souder said. "When ...
 
PR Newswire (press release)
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 09:43:50 -0800

EAGAN, Minn., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced four executive leadership roles. Executive promotions include: Tina Holmes, now holds the title of vice president, office of ...

Kitsap Sun

Kitsap Sun
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 18:47:13 -0800

"She really was, for 12 years old, way beyond her years, as far as compassion," says Tina Holmes, a neighbor and family friend. "And she sure loved Jesus with all of her heart. You talk about faith of a child — that child sure had it." It was ...

Vineland Daily Journal

Vineland Daily Journal
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 21:12:39 -0700

Marcia Grayson of Second Baptist Church in Asbury Park and Pastor Tina Holmes of Restoration Worship Center in Bridgeton. Sister Lernell Williams of Glory Tabernacle in Bridgeton will serve as worship leader and emcee. All are invited to attend ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:48:45 -0800

Here we go: One of the best movies of the year (The Diary Of A Teenage Girl), this week's edition of “the best TV show you're not watching” (Banshee), Spielberg's weakest in a while (Bridge Of Spies) and more.

Vineland Daily Journal

Vineland Daily Journal
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 20:56:15 -0700

Marcia Grayson of Second Baptist Church in Asbury Park and Pastor Tina Holmes of Restoration Worship Center in Bridgeton. Sister Lernell Williams of Glory Tabernacle in Bridgeton will serve as worship leader and emcee. All are invited to attend ...

ChicagoPride.com

ChicagoPride.com
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 19:55:44 -0700

Eric's best friend Maggie (Tina Holmes, who has a young Meryl Streep quality and went on to play a recurring character on a season of Six Feet Under) also works with him. He doesn't realize it, but Maggie is in love with him. As luck would have it ...
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