Not much is known about his early history, except he knew Hayley when she was young and he had run with the same pack as her in the Appalachians. He also ran a bar that Hayley usually went to when she was younger as well.
Throughout The Originals SeriesEdit
In Alone with Everybody, Hollis recognizes Hayley as she and Klaus go to his bar in Willoughby Lake. He talks to Hayley and also gets to meet her daughter, Hope, and he tells her how most of the pack are giving up altogether. He also reveals to her that a girl she used to babysit, Kayla McInnis, had just triggered her werewolf curse and where she lives.
After Klaus meets up with Hayley who is trying to help Kayla, he tells her he left Hope with Hollis, as she trusts him and he trusts Hayley.
Hollis is a tall, middle-aged man with hulking build. He has short, black hair and dark, brown eyes, with a slight stubbled mustache and a slight black-grayish beard. He is seen wearing a flannel shirt and a leather vest over it.
Hollis had a calm and friendly exterior and a sense of humor to him. He worries about the well-being of the pack and werewolves in general.
- Hollis is a male or female name. Hollis is an English name that means "lives by the holly trees," it can be a given name and surname.