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The Strain

Ruta Gedmintas stars as “Dutch Velders,” a hacker paid by Palmer to take down the Internet who became an integral part of the resistance.

Dutch reconnects with fellow outcast Eph. Together, they combine their vast medical and technological expertise in an attempt to deconstruct the creature’s biology in hopes that it will lead them to end the plague and defeat the Master.

A British actress, Ruta Gedmintas most recently finished filming Roger Spottiswoode’s independent film A Street Cat Named Bob with Luke Treadaway and Joanne Froggatt. Previously she starred in The Incident, written and directed by Jane Linfoot and co-starring Tom Hughes; as well as BBC Comedy's Stag, directed by Jim Field Smith.

Gedmintas played “Olivia Flynn” opposite Steven Pasquale on David Schulner’s and NBCs drama Do No Harm. She also starred in the hit drama Lip Service. Other credits include roles in Showtime’s acclaimed series The Tudors and The Borgias, the U.K. miniseries The Guilty, and BBC America's Ripper Street. On the big screen, Gedmintas’ credits include Tonight You’re Mine, Exteriors and Atletu.

On stage, Gedmintas has been David Leveaux's leading lady in the London West End production of Backbeat in the role of “Astrid Kirchherr.” She trained at Drama Centre London and currently resides in England.