Tiera Skovbye

Tiera Skovbye (/ˈskbi/;[1] born May 6, 1995[2][3]) is a Canadian actress. She began her career as a child actress. She is known for starring in television films such as her role playing Elizabeth Berkley in Lifetime's The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story, and for her recurring roles as Polly Cooper on The CW series Riverdale and as Robin on the ABC television series Once Upon a Time.

Tiera Skovbye
Born (1995-05-06) May 6, 1995 (age 26)
Years active2005–present


Skovbye's first substantial role was as the 10-year old Jane on the drama series Painkiller Jane in 2007. Skovbye has also appeared in a number of television films, most notably Lifetime's The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story in which she played Elizabeth Berkley.[4][5]

In early 2017, she began playing the recurring role of Polly Cooper on The CW teen drama series Riverdale.[3][6] Skovbye played the recurring role of Robin, the daughter of Zelena and Robin Hood, during the seventh season of Once Upon a Time.[7][8]

In 2018, Skovbye appeared in the horror mystery film Summer of 84, opposite Graham Verchere, Judah Lewis, and Rich Sommer.[9]

Personal lifeEdit

Skovbye was born in Vancouver, British Columbia.[3] She has a younger sister, Ali,[10] who is also an actor, and who co-stars on the Netflix series Firefly Lane.[11][12]

On August 14, 2017, Skovbye announced her engagement to Jameson Parker.[13]



Year Title Role Notes
2012 Girl in Progress Jezabel as Tiere Skovkye
2012 A Christmas Story 2 Drucilla Gootrad Straight-to-video
2015 Even Lambs Have Teeth Katie [14]
2018 Summer of '84 Nikki Kaszuba [15]
2018 Midnight Sun Zoe Carmichael
2018 The Miracle Season Brie
2020 2 Hearts Sam [16]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Painkiller Jane Jane – 10 Years Old 3 episodes
2007 Kaya Real Shandi Palmer Episode: "Every Breath You Take"
2008, 2013 Supernatural Young Bela / Honor Episodes: "Time Is on My Side", "Rock and a Hard Place"
2010 The Troop Darla Robinson Episode: "Double Felix"
2010 Dead Lines Spencer Fyne Television movie
2010 Wishing Well Sam Turner Unsold television pilot; also known as Wish List[17]
2010, 2013 The Haunting Hour: The Series Anna Episodes: "The Dead Body", "Dead Bodies"
2011 Three Weeks, Three Kids Alice Norton Television movie (Hallmark)
2012 Wingin' It Sarah Episode: "Practical Romance"
2012 The Haunting Hour: The Series Flynn Episode: "Headshot"
2013 Blink Mia Unsold television pilot
2013 Forever 16 Raven Television movie (Lifetime)[18]
2013 Spooksville Daniela Episode: "The Wicked Cat"
2014 The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story Elizabeth Berkley Television movie (Lifetime)
2014 Christmas Icetastrophe Marley Crooge Television movie (Syfy)[19]
2014 A Christmas Tail Olivia Burgin Television movie
2015 Sugar Babies Tessa Bouillette Television movie (Lifetime)
2015 Liar, Liar, Vampire Caitlyn Crisp Television movie (Nickelodeon)
2015 Arrow Madison Danforth Episode: "The Candidate"
2015 Minority Report Young Agatha Episode: "The American Dream"
2015 Mark & Russell's Wild Ride Ashley Television movie (Disney XD)[20][21]
2016 Revenge Porn Peyton Harris Television movie (Lifetime); also known as My Daughter's Disgrace
2016 Dead of Summer Deb (20 years old) Episode: "The Dharma Bums"[22]
2016 Christmas Cookies Brooke Television movie (Hallmark)
2017–present Riverdale Polly Cooper Recurring role
2017 Secrets of My Stepdaughter Rachel Kent Television movie (Lifetime)
2017 One Small Indiscretion Elle Television movie (Lifetime)
2017–2018 Once Upon a Time Margot/Robin Recurring role (season 7)[7]
2020–present Nurses Grace Main role[23]
2020 Dirty John Young Betty Broderick 3 episodes (season 2)

Music videosEdit

  • "Vessel" (2019) by Royal[24]


  1. ^ "Tiera Skovbye x MOOD magazine interview". May 19, 2018.
  2. ^ Tiera Skovbye (May 6, 2017). "Waitttt did I just wake up for 50k on my bday?!? YEESSSS thank you guys!!". Retrieved 2017-05-06 – via Instagram.
  3. ^ a b c Erica Cupido (March 2, 2017). "Meet Riverdale's Polly: Tiera Skovbye on playing the show's most mysterious character". Hello! Canada. Retrieved 2017-05-01.
  4. ^ Philiana Ng (June 19, 2014). "'Unauthorized Saved by the Bell' TV Movie Heads to Lifetime". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  5. ^ Whitney Friedlander (June 19, 2014). "'Saved by the Bell' Movie to Air on Lifetime". Variety. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  6. ^ Peggy Truong (May 17, 2018). "Tiera Skovbye on 'Riverdale' Fan Theories and Polly's Mysterious Farm". Cosmopolitan. Retrieved 2018-06-12.
  7. ^ a b Matt Webb Mitovich (November 1, 2017). "Once Upon a Time Casts Riverdale's Tiera Skovbye as [Spoiler]'s Daughter". TVLine. Retrieved 2017-11-01.
  8. ^ Natalie Abrams (May 15, 2018). "Once Upon a Time's Rose Reynolds, Tiera Skovbye on show's final love story". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2018-06-12.
  9. ^ John Squires (July 12, 2017). ""Mad Men" and "Riverdale" Stars Head Back to the 'Summer of '84'". Bloody Disgusting. Retrieved 2018-12-06.
  10. ^ Tiera Skovbye (May 16, 2015). "Happy Birthday to my (not so) little sister!". Retrieved 2017-05-06 – via Instagram.
  11. ^ https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2021/feb/03/firefly-lane-katherine-heigl-sarah-chalke-netflix
  12. ^ "Campfire Kiss – Cast – Ali Skobye". Hallmark Channel. Archived from the original on 2017-07-16. Retrieved 2018-06-12.
  13. ^ Natalie Stone (August 14, 2017). "Riverdale Actress Tiera Skovbye Is Engaged: 'This Weekend Was Something Out of a Dream'". People. Retrieved 2017-08-14.
  14. ^ Patrick Cooper (October 3, 2015). "[Mile High Horror '15 Review] World Premiere: 'Even Lambs Have Teeth'". Bloody Disgusting. Retrieved 2016-03-05.
  15. ^ Dave McNary (July 12, 2017). "Rich Sommer, Tiera Skovbye to Star in Horror Movie 'Summer of '84' (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 2017-12-01.
  16. ^ Katie Louise Smith (July 3, 2018). "Jacob Elordi Is About To Play The Boyfriend Of This 'Riverdale' Actress In A New Movie". Popbuzz. Retrieved 2020-03-15.
  17. ^ Etan Vlessing (April 23, 2012). "CBC Passes on 'Wish List' Pilot as Budget Cuts Bite". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  18. ^ "Forever 16". Lifetime Movie Club. Archived from the original on 2016-03-01. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  19. ^ Neil Genzlinger (December 19, 2014). "Making Icicles of Everyone 'Christmas Icetastrophe' on Syfy Defies Tradition". The New York Times. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  20. ^ Denise Petski (September 1, 2015). "Joey Bragg & Sean Giambrone On 'Wild Ride' For Disney XD — First Photo". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 2015-11-24.
  21. ^ "TV best bets: Sat., Feb. 13". The Record. Bergen County, New Jersey. February 13, 2016. Retrieved 2016-03-05.
  22. ^ Matt Webb Mitovich (July 4, 2016). "Elizabeth Mitchell Revisits Lost, Gia, Revolution, V and Other Roles, Teases Her Dirt-y Dead of Summer Secret". TVLine. Retrieved 2017-01-17. And then for the super-younger me, they used [Vancouver-based actress Tiera Skovbye], who is breathtaking. I told her, 'I did not look like you when I was 19!'...
  23. ^ Debra Yeo (April 4, 2019). "Here are the actors starring in Global TV's Nurses". Toronto Star. Retrieved 2019-07-14.
  24. ^ "Royal Releases New Music Video For "Vessel" Starring Tiera Skovbye and Jordan Connor". Vents Magazine. April 9, 2019. Retrieved 2020-10-04.

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