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Cobie Smulders Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 1, 0001
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

Born April 3rd, 1982, model-turned-actress Cobie Smulders grew up in her native British Columbia and commuted regularly from Vancouver to Los Angeles while looking for assignments. Smulders reportedly secured a work visa thanks to her first major role: that of Robin, the charming TV reporter whom lead character Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) falls in love with on their very first date, on the sitcom [[Feature~V335329~How I Met Your Mother~howimetyourmother[tvseries]]] (2005). Before that, she had been a regular on the adventure series Veritas: The Quest and had appeared several times on The L Word (both series were shot in Canada). Her resumé also includes minor feature appearances in the [[Performer~P269268~Chris Klein~chrisklein]] comedy [[Feature~V312946~The Long Weekend~thelongweekend]] (2004, as Ellen) and the [[Performer~P292998~Rock~therock]]-headlined actioner [[Feature~V288384~Walking Tall~walkingtall]] (2004, as the Exotic Beauty). The actress continued to find success with How I Met Your Mother, and appeared as Agent Maria Hill in 2012's blockbuster The Avengers. ~ Nathan Southern, Rovi

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