Jessica Stroup was born on October 23, 1986 in Anderson, South Carolina and stars as Silver, an outspoken free spirit, on The CW drama “90210.”
Stroup has quickly established herself as a highly sought-after young actress in both film and television. She was recently seen starring opposite Brittany Snow in the horror remake “Prom Night.” The film was a hit and earned a number one spot at the box office with a $20 million opening, an upper tier debut for the genre.
Stroup also starred as the female lead in “The Hills Have Eyes II.” Her additional feature credits include “The Informers,” with Billy Bob Thornton and Winona Ryder, “Homecoming,” with Mischa Barton, “This Christmas,” alongside Chris Brown and Mekhi Phifer, “Broken” and “School for Scoundrels.”
Stroup’s television credits include guest starring roles on “True Blood,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “October Road” and The CW’s “Reaper.”
Stroup left her hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, at age 17 for Los Angeles, where she immediately began working as a model and actress. She currently lives in Los Angeles.
Erin “Silver” Silver is played by Jessica Stroup in the spinoff series, 90210. Silver is described as a “wannabe socialite with her own Youtube series”. She becomes Annie’s friend and grows a crush on her brother Dixon. Her Youtube series is called Answers to Life’s Inane Questions Answered by a 15 year-old in a Bikini.