Claire Rhiannon Holt is known for her roles in the television series, 'The Vampire Diaries,' 'The Originals,' 'Pretty Little Liars,' 'H2O: Just Add Water,' and the survival horror film, '47 Meters Down.'
She appeared in two seasons of the Australian dramatic fantasy television show, ‘H2O: Just Add Water,’ and left it after signing the American supernatural horror film ‘The Messengers 2: The Scarecrow.’ She hogged the limelight for her performance in ‘The Vampire Diaries,’ a supernatural drama television series where she portrayed Rebekah Mikaelson. She also appeared in its spinoff series ‘The Originals,’ for which she earned a ‘Teen Choice Award’ nomination. She is also renowned for starring as Kate in ‘47 Meters Down,’ the survival horror film, and for her performance in ‘Pretty Little Liars,’ the teen drama mystery thriller television series, where she appeared as Samara Cook.
Some of her other works in films and television are ‘The Divorce Party,’ ‘Mean Girls 2,’ ‘Blue Like Jazz,’ ‘Aquarius,’ ‘A Violent Separation,’ etc.
47 Meters Down is a survival horror film which revolves around two sisters Kate and Lisa, who are invited for cage diving while holidaying in Mexico. Although Lisa is new to diving, they lie that she is experienced, so that they both can go underwater together. Things get ugly when the winch system holding the cage breaks and the cage plummets to the ocean floor with the girls trapped inside.