His paternal grandfathers are from Eastern European Jewish Family.
He had his first recurring television role as Bug on Life Unexpected. Claire Holt (born Claire Rhiannon Holt) is an Australian actress and model.She is the daughter of John Holt and Ann Holt, and two sisters (Madeline and Rachel) and a brother (David).She graduated from Stuarholme School in Toowong in 2005.She is best known for her roles as Emma Gilbert on the television show H2O: Just Add Water, Chastity Meyer on Mean Girls 2, and Rebekah Mikaelson on The CW series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off series The Originals.
Claire was botn in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia as Claire Rhiannon Holt.
She graduated from Stuartholme School in Toowong at the end of 2005.
She is involved in several sports: swimming, volleyball, water polo, and Tae-Kwon-Do, in which she has a black belt.
She is involved in several sports: swimming, volleyball, water polo, and Tae-Kwon-Do. In 2006, Holt won the role of Emma Gilbert in the Network Ten children’s television series H2O: Just Add Water.
Claire moved to Los Angeles to pursue career and has been living there for seven years now.
Buddy TV ranked her number 55 on its TV's 100 Sexiest Women of 2011 list.