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Lauren Holly : Deidre Kelley

Lauren is one of Hollywood’s most well respected actors and has proven to have lasting star power with roles in some of film and television’s most noteworthy projects. Lauren just finished her tenure on CTV/ABC's hit crime drama series, “Motive,” as Dr. Betty Rogers. As a medical examiner, Rogers uses her experience and clinical insights in order to help solve crimes. Lauren brought a quirky sense of humor and warmth that makes her character a standout among the terrific cast for 4 successful seasons. The series is currently airing on USA.

In film, Lauren recently starred in the horror-thriller, “February,” with Emma Roberts, James Remar and Kiernan Shipka.

Many know Lauren best from her three seasons as Director Jenny Shepard in the drama series “NCIS.” Holly was seen in the movie “King of Texas,” and in an adaptation of Shakespeare’s “King Lear,” playing opposite Academy Award®-winner Marcia Gay Harden, and renowned actor Patrick Stewart. She appeared in the miniseries “Jackie, Ethel, and Joan: Women of Camelot,” alongside Jill Hennessy and Leslie Stefanson. Holly starred as plastic surgeon Jeremy Hanlon on David E. Kelley’s Emmy® Award-nominated drama, “Chicago Hope,” marking her second project with Kelley, following their successful collaboration on the critically acclaimed, Emmy® Award- winning series, “Picket Fences.”

Holly’s breakthrough motion picture performance came in the box-office smash, “Dumb and Dumber,” with Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels. Next, she received glowing reviews for her performance in the Edward Burns drama “No Looking Back.” Her numerous film credits include Oliver Stone’s “Any Given Sunday,” with Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, and Jamie Fox, Sydney Pollack’s “Sabrina,” starring Harrison Ford, the action-drama “Turbulence,” co-starring Ray Liotta, “Beautiful Girls” and recently, “Field of Lost Shoes” alongside Jason Isaacs and David Arquette. Lauren played a lead role in the Universal production of “Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story” and other film credits include “A Smile Like Yours,” “The Adventures of Ford Fairlane,” “Down Periscope,” starring Kelsey Grammer, “Entropy,” “The Last Producer,” starring and directed by Burt Reynolds, “Hoovey,” and “Knockoff.” Recently, Lauren was seen starring in “After The Ball,” a retail fairy tale film set in the world of fashion, which was released in February 2015.

In addition to acting, Lauren has her own fashion line with LE CHÂTEAU called Lauren’s Closet and an exclusive holiday home collection aptly named “HOLLYDAY COLLECTION”.