Exclusive: The Australian Actress Hollywood Can’t Get Enough Of

by Amanda Bardas

For Australian actresses, there seems to be a certain point where it’s almost a rite of passage to hug your family and friends goodbye and jet off to L.A. But as we know, only very few become household names. Enter, Claire Holt. Believe us when we say you’re about to see her everywhere (that is, if you haven’t already).

Claire’s carved out a name for herself in her role as Rebekah in Vampire Diaries and The Originals, but now with a new show under her belt—Aquarius with David Duchovny—and a movie with Mandy Moore on the way, her star power is about to get supercharged. 

With a legion of fans following her every move (just a casual 4.5 million across Instagram, Facebook and Twitter), we managed to go incognito and photograph Claire in her adopted home of Los Angeles at Mr. C Beverly Hills.

Keep scrolling to read our exclusive interview and see the shoot.


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