Date of Birth : Nov 19th 1972
Holt was born Sandrine Ho in London, England to a Chinese father and a French mother. At the age of five, she moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada, which has been her home ever since. Holt attended St. Joseph’s Morrow Park High School in Willowdale. She worked as a runway model in Paris before she became an actress.
Holt debuted as an actress in 1991, appearing in Black Robe by Bruce Beresford. She has played characters of various ethnic origins: Polynesian in Rapa Nui (1994); Chinese in the telemovie and subsequent TV show Once a Thief (by John Woo, based on his Once a Thief Hong Kong movie); Native American icon Pocahontas in Pocahontas: The Legend; Japanese in 1999; and as a Latina reporter in her most recent major film role in 2004’s Resident Evil: Apocalypse.
In 2006, she appeared in a recurring role on the television series 24 as Evelyn Martin, the aide to First Lady Martha Logan. Starting 2007 she also took on the recurring role of Catherine Rothberg in Showtime’s hit-series The L Word. She married rock producer/engineer Travis Huff.