Johanna Elizabeth Braddy
is an American actress. She played the leading role in the 2009
horror film The Grudge 3, and has appeared in Hurt (2009), Easy A
(2010), Paranormal Activity 3 (2011), and The Levenger Tapes (2011).
She also starred in a main role as Jenny Matrix in the hit web
series Video Game High School from 2012 to 2014. In 2015, Braddy
co-starred as Anna Martin in the Lifetime dark comedy-drama series
Unreal. Currently, she is starring as Shelby Wyatt in the ABC
thriller series Quantico.
Braddy was born in Atlanta, Georgia; the daughter of Jo Beth, a
preschool music teacher and a vocalist, and Steve Braddy, an
engineer. Braddy has one brother, Cole Braddy. Braddy attended
McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, Georgia, and graduated in
Braddy made her screen acting début in the ABC Family television
film Pop Rocks playing Olivia Harden. She made her voice acting
debut in Avatar: The Last Airbender playing the roles of Princess
Yue. Braddy also played small parts in films Broken Bridges, Home of
the Giants and Whore. On television, she had recurring roles in the
FX drama The Riches, ABC Family teen comedy-drama, Greek, and VH1
soap Hit the Floor. She also guest starred on Cold Case, Southland,
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Suburgatory, and Shameless.
In 2009, Braddy had her first leading role in the horror film The
Grudge 3, a third instalment in The Grudge franchise, released
direct-to-video. The following year, she played a supporting role in
the teen comedy Easy A starring Emma Stone. She had roles in horror
films Hurt, The Levenger Tapes, Paranormal Activity 3, and The
Collection. From 2012 to 2014, she co-starred in the web series
Video Game High School.
In 2013, Braddy was cast opposite Constance Zimmer and Shiri Appleby
in the Lifetime dark comedy-drama, Unreal. The series premiered on
June 1, 2015 with positive reviews from critics. Also in 2015,
Braddy was cast as a series regular in the ABC thriller Quantico
along with Priyanka Chopra, Yasmine Al Massri, Graham Rogers, Jake
McLaughlin and Aunjanue Ellis.
Braddy married her co-star from Video Game High School, Josh
Blaylock, on November 11, 2012. They divorced late 2014 or early
2015; the exact date is unknown. Around the end of June 2015, Braddy
confirmed in her verified Twitter account that they are no longer
Braddy began dating her Unreal co-star, Freddie Stroma, in the
summer of 2015. Braddy and Stroma became engaged in May 2016, and
married on December 30, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia.