Laura Dianne Vandervoortis a Canadian actress. She is best known for her roles as Sadie Harrison in the CTV teen drama Instant Star, Arla “The Bolt-Gun Killer” Cogan in the Syfy supernatural drama Haven, Kara Zor-El in The CW TV series Smallville, and Lisa in the ABC science fiction series V.In 2014, she starred in the Space drama series Bitten, a TV adaption of Kelley Armstrong’s book series Women of the Otherworld as Elena Michaels. She started her career at the age of 13. After taking several classes and doing background work on Canadian shows such as Road to Avonlea and Harriet the Spy, she got her first speaking role in the Canadian children’s series Goosebumps and Are You Afraid of the Dark?. After commercials and guest-starring roles in Mutant X, Prom Queen: The Marc Hall Story, Goosebumps, Twice in a Lifetime, Doc, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye, Troubled Waters, The Dresden Files, and a few Disney Channel TV movies (Mom’s Got a Date with a Vampire and Alley Cats Strike), at age 19, while attending York University where she studied Psychology and English, Vandervoort landed a lead role as Sadie Harrison on the CTV teen drama Instant Star, which ran for four seasons.
Name: Laura Diane Vandervoort
Nickname: VanderV, Supergirl, Vandiekins
Date of Birth: September 22, 1984
Place of Birth: Toronto, Canada
Place of Residence:Los Angeles, CA
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Education: York University
Height: 5’6½” / 169 cm
Weight: 117 lbs / 53 kg
Shoe size: 9 / 39.5 (EU)
Dress size: 4 (US)
Bra size: 32C
Measurements: 35-25-35 in / 89-63.5-89 cm
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
- Corey Sevier (2005-2011)
- Michael Rosenbaum (2012-2013)
- Oliver Trevena (2013-2015, engaged since February, 2014)
Awards and Honors:
- 2001 – Young Artist Award Nomination
- Maxim’s Hot 100
Hobbies and Interests:Watching movies, shopping
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Food: Sushi, Pineapple
Favorite Music: Collective Soul, Goo Goo Dolls
Favorite Perfume: Odin Petrana
Favorite Book: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Favorite Sports: Hockey
Favorite Movie: The Slumdog Millionaire
Favorite TV Show: The Office
- She has a second degree black belt in karate.
- As a kid, she had played several sports such as baseball, basketball, football, gymnastics, karate, and tennis.
- She likes to watch horror movies.
- Canadian actor Gordon Pinsent is her relative.
- She has raised her voice in support of PETA and supported them in their “Exotic Skins” campaign.