On a BBC Nottingham page, it is said that she left to pursue ‘other opportunities’. It has been rumored that she wanted to leave the show to further her career in Hollywood. However, other resources say she was written out to allow the show to be taken in a fresh direction. She returned in the series finale a year later as a spectral vision of Marian. In 2009 she made her West End debut in a revival of Arcadia and appeared in the ITV1 drama Collision. On 5 September 2010, she appeared in the ITV drama U Be Dead, playing Bethan Ancell and on 1 November 2010 she starred in ITV drama The Little House. In January 2011 Griffiths signed a talent holding handle US television network CBS. It had been announced that she would play Jenna Lestrade, the contribute in the CW zombie pilot ‘Awakening’, however the show did not go ahead. In November 2011 it was proven that Griffiths would play Nora, the sister of vampire Eric Northman, in HBO’s True Blood (season 5).
Nora is not a character in the Southern Vampire Mysteries (the books the TV series is based on) but she has been described as “intelligent, intimidating, cool under tension and a very good liar” according to TV Line. Has a diploma in Mime from a world famous school in Paris. Claims Marcel Marceau was her ideal influence into the artistry of emotions and actions without words.
|Date of Birth||10-October-1986|
|Place of Birth||Brighton, England, UK|