Compassionate_Conservative Posted April 12, 2007 Share Posted April 12, 2007 Cobie Smulders (born April 3, 1982, in Vancouver, BC, Canada) is an actress and former international model. Modelling roles As a child Smulders wanted to be either a doctor or a marine biologist but started to gain an interest in acting in high school, appearing in several school productions. Discovered by a modelling agency in her teens, she started to model internationally, including in locations such as Paris, Japan, Milan, Greece, and Germany. She finished high school in 2000 with high honors, being voted "Most Respected", and continued modelling for a few years before settling in Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. Acting roles Her first role was as a guest in the Showtime sci-fi series Jeremiah, and she has guest starred in numerous television series since, including a recurring part in The L Word. Her first permanent series role was in the short-lived ABC series Veritas: The Quest; her second would be the series for which she is most well known, the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, where she plays television reporter Robin Scherbatsky. Trivia She is Canadian and so is her character, Robin Scherbatsky, in How I Met Your Mother. She is fluent in French. Joss Whedon joked about her being his choice for the lead role in the film adaption of Wonder Woman after he left the project. Filmography Television How I Met Your Mother The L Word Andromeda Smallville Tru Calling Veritas: The Quest Jeremiah Special Unit 2 Film The Long Weekend Escape Ill Fated Walking Tall Candy from Strangers (short film) Source:Wikipedia Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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