Laurie is the step-daughter of film director "Michael Anderson", she considers him her real father.
Some of Laurie's favorite movies include It's a Wonderful Life and The Best Years Of Our Lives.
Laurie was raised in Canada and now is a dual citizen of Canada and USA.
Laurie has a younger brother named Christopher Holden and a half sister.
Laurie's favorite episode of The X-Files is "Patient X."
Laurie's favorite episode of The Magnificent Seven is Witness.
At UCLA, Laurie studied under actor Robert Reed, and one of her classmates was editor Phil Faroudja.
Laurie's role model is actress 'Jessica Lange'.
Laurie is the step-sister of producer David Anderson.
Laurie is the step-sister of actor Michael Anderson Jr.
Laurie won her first acting job a week after receiving the "Natalie Wood Acting Award" upon graduating from UCLA.
People often mistake Laurie's eye color for bluish-grey but her eye color is green.
Laurie's height is 5' 6"
Laurie's first appearance in a movie was 'Separate Vacations' in 1986.
Laurie spent her freshman year at McGill University, and then transferred to UCLA to do a BA in theater arts.
Laurie is the daughter of actors Larry Holden and Adrienne Ellis.
Laurie: I don't think that it's actually going to hit me that I've done this until I walk down the red carpet with my dad at the Premiere.
Laurie: There's been a lot of great times and there've been some not so great times, and I am who I am today because of that, so it's good not to forget.
Laurie: I don't want my tombstone to say actress. I want it to say human being.