Marie Avgeropoulos stars on The CW’s critically-acclaimed drama “The 100” as the feisty Octavia, one of the 100 juvenile prisoners sent to test the Earth’s surface 97 years after nuclear Armageddon decimated the planet.
Avgeropoulos recently wrapped production on three independent films: Isolation, Numb and :A Remarkable Life slated for release in early 2016. Earlier this year, she was seen opposite Taylor Lautner in the thriller Tracer. Other film credits for Avgeropoulos include the 2011 Golden Globe nominated 50/50 alongside movie veterans Seth Rogan & Joseph Gordan-Levitt, as well as her memorable premiere film role in the 2009 comedy I Love You Beth Cooper starring opposite Hayden Panettiere.
Avgeropoulos has also become a go-to TV actress with several guest appearances on hit shows such as Supernatural, Fringe, Eureka and Human Target. In 2013 she landed her break-out role in The CW’s Cult opposite Matthew Davis and Robert Knepper
Born and raised on the shores of Lake Superior in Thunder Bay, Ortario, Canada Avgeropoulos grew up fishing, hunting and camping spending most of her free time outdoors. She learned to play the drums at a young age, which has helped land her roles in various national commercials.
Avgeropoulos currently resides in Los Angeles.