Holland Roden and Crystal Reed at the 2013 NYLON Young Hollywood Party
I approached our creator Jeff Davis, and asked if we could make Lydia the smartest girl in school.
When Teen Wolf came about, my agent asked me which character I wanted to go out for. Lydia was described as ‘just walking off the runways of Milan’ and Allison was the ‘quiet and vulnerable new girl’. I said, “Mark my words, they will never hire me as Lydia! I’m not a supermodel, I’m 5’3.
I started acting my sophomore year while studying molecular biology. My dad said “You can’t handle both.” I said, “Watch me, I will!”