Willa Joanna Chance Holland (conceived June 18, 1991) is an American entertainer, voice on-screen character and model. She is referred to for her job as Kaitlin Cooper in the FOX high schooler dramatization The O.C., Agnes Andrews in The CW arrangement Gossip Girl and, most as of late, Thea Queen/Speedy in Arrow.
Holland was conceived in Los Angeles, to cinematographer Keith Holland and on-screen character Darnell Gregorio-De Palma. Her mom was remarried to chief Brian De Palma from 1995-97. She grew up with two sisters: Brianna Holland (b. 1988) and Piper De Palma (b. 1996). Holland went to Palisades Charter High School for just a month and a half since her profession was taking off and school companions were contemptuous of her acting interests. At age seven, Holland played at her stepfather’s neighbor’s home in The Hamptons, New York. The neighbor, Steven Spielberg, was shooting home recordings and disclosed to Holland’s folks, “You must place her before a camera”.
After coming back to Los Angeles that September, Holland marked with Ford Modeling Agency at age seven, and promptly reserved a go for Burberry. The next year, 1999, De Palma took Holland to a dramatic ability office. From that point forward she has showed up in numerous national plugs. During 2001 when Holland was ten, she worked close by her cinematographer father in Ordinary Madness (2001). She was even slated to co-star in the 2005 Fox arrangement The Inside with individual model Rachel Nichols, yet left the show when author Tim Minear was acquired to redesign it. She assumed the job of Kaitlin Cooper on The O.C. (2003); at first as a common character in season 3, however then as a customary in season four. In December 2007, Holland was cast in the free dramatization film Garden Party (2008), assuming the job of April, a grieved high school hopeful model who attempts to make it in Los Angeles. In September 2008, Holland assumed the job of Agnes Andrews, a defiant 16-year-old model who gets to know and makes devastation for Taylor Momsen’s character. She additionally showed up in the movies Middle of Nowhere (2008) and Genova (2008).
In March 2010 Holland made a coincidental return in the sixteenth scene of the third season, “The Empire Strikes Jack,” which publicized March 29, 2010. She voiced Aqua in the PlayStation Portable title, “Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep”, which was discharged on September 7, 2010 in North America. That equivalent year Holland featured in her first real studio film in the whole-world destroying spine chiller film Kiyamet melekleri (2010), assuming the job of a bratty young person.
She played youngster seductress Janice Heddon in the film Straw Dogs, a change of the 1971 film of a similar name. The film opened in September 2011. In February 2012, Holland was thrown in The CW activity experience arrangement Arrow (2012), in view of the Green Arrow comic books, where she plays Thea Queen, the sister of Oliver Queen. In the film Tiger Eyes discharged in April 2012, Holland featured as Davey Wexler. The film depended on the 1981 novel of a similar name composed by Judy Blume.