Laura Vandervoort, a Canadian actress, had all the ingredients for a happy family life.
The actress had a wonderful fiance with whom she was ready to walk down the aisle and marry. Unfortunately, her ambitions were dashed, and her wedding arrangements were thrown into disarray.
After starring in CTV’s teen drama series Instant Star, the Toronto native became a household name on television. After Instant Star, she starred in The CW’s serial drama Smallville, and her performance in the Canadian series Bitten was praised, earning her a nomination for the Golden Maple Awards’ best actress award.
On May 1, 2018, Laura Vandervoort joined the cast of Deadline, a remake of the classic horror film Psycho. (Photo: Laura Vandervoort’s Instagram)
Jigsaw, the eighth installment in the Saw franchise, was released in 2017.
Laura Vandervoort’s Early Years and Age
The actress, who was born on September 22, 1984, almost never made it this far in life. She got meningitis a few weeks after she was born, and the doctors were worried. Furthermore, they notified her family members that she would not survive, causing great distress to her family.
The 33-year-old actress overcame the illness, leaving her family in floods of joy and relief.
Laura was a major sports fan when she was younger, and she participated in almost every sport. She was a football player as a kid, and she holds a second-degree black belt in karate. She also enjoys basketball, tennis, gymnastics, and baseball.
However, at the age of 13, she decided she wanted to be an actor and began taking acting classes and performing in school plays.
The Acting Career of Laura Vandervoort
Her major break occurred at the age of 19, when she was still at York University, when she was cast in the television series Instant Star in 2004.
Her performance on the show left viewers wanting more, and she made her multiplex debut in 2006 with the murder thriller The Lookout. Following the completion of Instant Star in 2008, she starred as a guest star in a number of series, including CSI, Smallville, and Riverworld.
Her film career paralleled her TV appearances, and she had over 20 feature credits, including the Into the Blue trilogy, The Entitled, and Ted.
Her best performance was as Elena Michaels in the series Bitten (2014-16), for which she received a Golden Maple nomination for Best Actress in a TV Series.
And her stint in show business has brought her into contact with a slew of men, one of whom was on the verge of becoming her husband.
Laura made headlines in February 2011 as the subject of an alleged affair with actor Chris Pine. After seeing the blue-eyed hottie and Laura enjoying lunch together, Chris and Laura were accused of having a boyfriend-girlfriend relationship.
Laura Vandervoort’s Social Work Hands
Laura and her sister, Sarah, recounted their experience aiding Kenyan families with various vaccines and medical requirements on Instagram in August 2018.
She sponsored a Kenyan child with the assistance of the advocacy organization World Vision Canada. Laura described her observations of the medical clinic and the maternity ward’s recent advancements.
Although the rooms were ancient and sparsely equipped, Laura was heartened to note that the number of women visiting the clinic had increased, resulting in more healthy babies. She documented the events on Instagram, largely with the help of the youngsters in the area.
Laura had a fantastic time when her team was treated to a villagers’ cultural song and dance performance. She is always willing to lend a helpful hand to those in need.
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Laura and her Fiance Nearly Married Oliver Trevena Sends Cryptic Message To Split
The 33-year-old actress was supposed to remain a constant in the press, despite the fact that her relationship with Chris had recently ended. It was, however, with Oliver Trevena, a British actor and TV personality with brown eyes.
Around the middle of 2013, the couple started dating. After proposing to the stunning Canadian actress on New Year’s Eve 2014, Oliver quickly transitioned from boyfriend to fiancee, with Laura responding ‘Yes.’
Laura flaunted her diamond ring given to her by Oliver in February 2014, bringing the connection to light. Furthermore, the couple was on the point of getting married and being pronounced husband and wife after fast developing in their love relationship.
However, what appeared to be a happy pair on the outside was experiencing storms on the inside. Fans were shocked to learn of the couple’s breakup a year after they got engaged. Oliver’s ascension from boyfriend to fiancee had happened quickly, as had his demotion from soon-to-be husband to ex-boyfriend.
Laura shared a mysterious statement on her Instagram on New Year’s Day 2015, emphasizing the word ‘faithful,’ which suggested to adultery in her relationship, despite without giving the couple’s cause for the divorce.
Furthermore, in the post, she mentioned being loyal to yourself and loving yourself, as well as writing about her own love story, implying that she had moved on from the brown-eyed hottie.