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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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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 ...

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 ...


Mon, 30 Nov 2015 22:24:38 -0800

For more about Edge of Seventeen and the Edge of Seventeen Blu-ray release, see Edge of Seventeen Blu-ray Review published by Brian Orndorf on February 8, 2016 where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5. Starring: Lea DeLaria, Jason Lockhart, ...
Mon, 14 Sep 2015 02:56:15 -0700

The look and sound is so '80s you might not realize David Moreton's coming-out film, Edge of Seventeen, was made in 1998. With its queer punk soundtrack, New Wave fashion sense, and grainy, sun-bleached cinematography, Seventeen is indeed a ...

Greensboro News & Record (blog)

Greensboro News & Record (blog)
Fri, 25 Sep 2015 21:04:29 -0700

Allen and Tina Holmes moved to Greensboro in 2000 to pastor Daystar. “We prayed and asked the Lord to send us to a city where we could invest the rest of our lives building one church,” Holmes said. “We believed Greensboro was the city and Daystar was ...

London Free Press

London Free Press
Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:15:00 -0700

“Become inspired and informed with helpful advice, thousands of ideas and the hottest new products,” said Tina Holmes, show manager. “Whether they are big or small, a house or a condo, each space is unique.” One of those at-home spaces often in need of ...

Madame Noire

Madame Noire
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:10:43 -0700

A Reddit user, who we'll call “Sam,” turned to the message board for advice regarding his sister-in-law's forthcoming nuptials. The sister-in-law, who we'll call “Alice,” is preparing to tie the knot in Milan, Italy. Naturally, she asked her sister ...
Tue, 15 Sep 2015 06:06:39 -0700

A developer issued an apology to the residents of Levack last week for a comment he made in a story on NorthernLife.ca. File photo. Print. Email. I read with great pain and sorrow the comments published in last week's Northern Life, in response to the ...

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