Kristen Gutoskie is a Canadian actress who portrays Seline in the eighth season of The Vampire Diaries.


With a love for performing that extends to her early years, Kristen Gutoskie has trained and worked as an actor since the age of 12 and sang and danced since she could tie her shoe. Over these years, Kristen won numerous competitions as a solo singer, and competed in many dance groups. She got her start in acting early on and began working in theater, television, and film. She continued working into her teen years and went on to complete an honors arts degree at Wilfrid Laurier University, where she taught hip-hop dance classes in her spare time.

In her last year of study, she traveled as an exchange student to Australia, where she starred in Australian play "Cosi" by playwright Louis Nowra. She continued her travels in New Zealand, Europe, and South Africa. She has appeared in productions on networks such as E4, ABC, A&E, The CW, CBC, Global TV, and more and worked with Emmy-winning directors.

She has also starred in many independent films that have ran the film festival circuit. She writes music, sings, and volunteers in her spare time. Giving back is very important to her, she is developing her own non-profit campaign.


Year Title Role
2016 The Vampire Diaries Seline
2016 Containment Katie Frank
2016 Relationship Status Pembrooke
2016 The Dust Storm Nora
2015 5PiX
2014 Instagram: A Caption Story
2013 Playground of Dreams Audrey
2013 That's So Relatable: Soon or Later Amber
2013 Republic of Doyle Kyla MacRury
2011-2012 Beaver Falls Rachael
2011 Blink
2011 Originals Trish
2010-2011 Being Erica Georgie Giacomelli
2011 Moon Point Sarah Cherry
2011 Rookie Blue Miranda
2011 Breakout Kings Rose
2009-2010 Aaron Stone Beth
2010 Vacation with Derek Roxy Dunbarton
2010 Pure Pwnage Femme Fatale
2009 Manson, My Name Is Evil Hotel Guest (uncredited)
2009 Recession Dating Janet
2002 Verdict in Blood Leah
2000-2001 System Crash
2001 In a Heartbeat Donna
2000 Real Kids, Real Adventures Sherry Dicker
1999 Restless Spirits Daughter of Coli


Season Eight


  • Kristen has worked with Julie Plec before in the CW show, Containment.
  • She loves to dance and has been dancing since she was a child.
  • She writes her own music and enjoys singing and the musical arts.
  • She is starting her own non-profit organization to help give back.
  • She enjoys baseball and other sports such as hockey, softball, and soccer.



  1. Kristen Gutoskie on Instagram

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