Australian actress Claire Holt is famous for her appearances as Emma Gilbert on the television show H2O: Just Add Water, Chastity Meyer on Mean Girls 2, and Rebekah Mikaelson on The CW series The Vampire Diaries. Typically in 2014, she was nominated Teen Choice Award at category Choice TV Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy for her role in The Originals. In addition, she was ranked the number 55 on BuddyTV's 100 Sexiest Women of 2011 list.
She graduated from Stuartholme School in Toowong at the end of 2005. During her childhood, she took in a number of sports such as swimming, volleyball, water polo, and Tae-Kwon-Do with a black belt. In addition, she also played guitar and piano and joined in the school choir.
She is the best friend with Phoebe Tonkin and very close friend with The Vampire Diaries (2009) co-star, Paul Wesley. Also, she was in a one-year relationship with Rafi Gavron from 2009 to 2010.