Kris Holden-Ried - Biography

Last Modified: Sep 26, 2022

Kris Holden-Ried
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Lost Girl (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $800K

Personal Details

Born on : August 1, 1973 (age 50)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Kris Holden-Ried
Birth Place: Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Horoscope: Leo
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Mara Holden-Ried
Siblings: N/A
University: Concordia University
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Nationality: Canadian


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Children: 1

Skyler Holden-Ried (son)

Body Measurements

Height: N/A
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
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Who is Kris Holden-Ried?

Kris Holden-Ried is an actor by profession and Canadian by nationality. He is well known for his work in the TV series The Umbrella Academy, Cardinal, Lost Girl, The Listener, and The Tudors.

Kris Holden-Ried in Lost Girl (Image: GamesRadar)

Kris Holden-Ried – Age, Parents, Siblings

Kris Holden-Ried was born on August 1, 1973, in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. He grew up with his family in a farm town northeast of Toronto. His mother’s name is Mara Holden-Ried and she is now a photographer. Other details of his early life including the names of his father, and siblings, or what his parents did for a living are not known to the public.

Education, Ethnicity

After graduation from high school, Kris Holden-Ried went to attend Montreal's Concordia University School of Business where he majored in international commerce. While a student there he joined the Canadian National Pentathlon Team and won silver medals in Pan American as well as Pan Pacific Pentathlon Championships in the category of riding and fencing.

His ethnicity is Caucasian.

Kris Holden-Ried – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Like his early life, information on his dating life and romantic relationships is not well known. There are no public records of his girlfriends or partners.

Currently, he is married to a woman named Robyn with whom he shares a child, a son named Skyler Holden-Ried.

Also read: John Magaro - Actor of The Umbrella Academy (TV series) 

Kris Holden-Ried with wife and son (Image: Instagram- posted July 2021)

Kris Holden-Ried – Career

Early Days

Although Holden-Ried wanted to pursue a career as an actor soon after high school, he did not do so until 1994. He joined a small agency in Montreal that year. His debut screen role was in the 1995 TV movie Young Ivanhoe. This was followed by minor roles in the films Rowing Through (1996), Going to Kansas City (1998), Gossip (2000), Touch of Pink (2004), Niagara Motel (2005), A Stone's Throw (2006), etc and in the episodes of the TV series Twice in a Lifetime (1999), Paradise Falls (2001), Street Time (2003), Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001-2004), to name a few.

In 2007, Kris Holden-Ried was cast as the recurring character William Compton in the TV series The Tudors. He appeared in a total of 7 episodes of the series which gained him enough traction to land roles in major projects.

Also read: Jenny Rainsford - Actress of Persuasion (film) 

Films, Series

Since 2007, he has starred in the films Never forget (2008), Underworld: Awakening (2012), The Returned (2013), Another You (2017), Lie Exposed (2019), Dark Web: Cicada 3301 (2021), Ivy (2022), Maternal, Bordello, among others.

Moreover, he has also portrayed characters in the episodes of the TV series M.V.P. (2008), Ben Hur (2010), Lost Girl (2010-2015), The Listener (2011-2014), Captain Canuck (2013-2016), Dark Matter (2016), Vikings (2017-2019), Cardinal (2018), The Expanse (2019), The Umbrella Academy (2020), Clarice (2021), Departure (2019-2022).

Also read: Javon Walton - Boxer, Child actor of Euphoria (TV series) 

Kris Holden-Ried in The Umbrella Academy (Image: Popsugar)


On the set of The Umbrella Academy, Kris Holden-Ried has worked alongside Rainbow Sun Francks, Robin Atkin Downes, Tom Sinclair, Aidan Gallagher, and Tom Hopper.

Also read: Ashley Madekwe - British Actress of Salem (TV series) 

Kris Holden-Ried – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth is around $800k while the estimate on the annual salary of Kris Holden-Ried is under review and will be updated.

Kris Holden-Ried – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram and Twitter, Holden-Ried is followed by thousands of followers but seems to be absent from Facebook.

Also read: List of The Umbrella Academy cast

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