Olivia Holt was born in Germantown, Tennessee to parents, Mark and Kim Holt. When she was only 3 years old, she started singing and acting on the stage. Besides acting and singing, she has been a competitive gymnastic for the past 5 years, and a competitive cheerleader.
She starred in numerous community productions, including Annie and Through the Looking Glass, before landing a role in the indie film, Black and Blue. She also appeared in multiple national TV commercials, including Hasbro, Mattel and Bratz dolls.
In 2011, Olivia got her break-out role as “Kim Crawford”, a confident martial artist and the only girl in the dojo who can go toe-to-toe with the boys, in the Disney XD comedy series, Kickin’ It.
Olivia has since gone on to star in Disney’s I Didn’t Do it, Evermoor, Cloak and Dagger, The Runaways, and Freeform’s Cruel Summer. She voices characters in feature films Trouble, Gnome Alone, Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast and the new Spider-Man animated series.
Her other feature film credits include Status Update, Class Rank, and The Standoff. Olivia has a record deal with Hollywood Records and her song History, has gone gold. Her other hit songs include 16 steps, Had Me @ Hello, You’ve Got a Friend in Me, and Distance.