Sharon Case Bio

(Sharon, Y&R)

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BIRTHDATE: February 9
YEARS ON SHOW: 1994-present
MARITAL STATUS: divorced from Sandy Corzine in November 2009 (they had married April 30, 2007)

They say the third time's the charm, a cliché that has worked out well for Sharon Case. After short stints on GENERAL HOSPITAL, AS THE WORLD TURNS and VALLEY OF THE DOLLS, Case was cast as the third Sharon Collins Newman, a role she's held since 1994.

A Detroit native, Case focused on ballet and jazz in her childhood. While still in grammar school, her family moved to Los Angeles, where the aspiring dancer was discovered at a local modeling event. She was offered a job in Japan at the age of 17 and spent five months working there before returning to L.A., where she took acting lessons. In 1989, she landed the recast role of Dawn Winthrop, Monica's lost daughter on GH, but was let go after a year. She then guest-starred on several prime-time series, including CHEERS; BEVERLY HILLS, 90210; PARKER LEWIS CAN'T LOSE and SILK STALKINGS. Not long after, she moved to New York and took the short-lived role of Debbie Simon on ATWT.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. After being nominated in 1996 and 1997 for Outstanding Younger Actress, Case picked up an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in 1999, a category for which she was also nominated in 2000 and 2004.
  2. Case turned down a large role on the HBO film Breast Men because she didn't feel comfortable being topless in a movie. Instead, she accepted a smaller, clothed role in the movie, which also starred FRIENDS's David Schwimmer.
  3. Case and co-star Joshua Morrow's birthdays are a day apart. Morrow was born on February 8.
  4. Won the Soap Opera Digest Award for "Hottest Female" in 1998.
  5. Is claustrophobic.
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Sharon Case
SHARON CASE AT ONTARIO EVENT   Jan 16, 2014

 

Y&R fans in Canada will have the chance to schmooze with Sharon Case...

Y&R's Case Makes Video For Muhney   Dec 23, 2013

Sharon Case (Sharon, Y&R), who worked closely with the recently axed Michael Muhney...

New Love Interest For Y&R's Sharon?   Apr 4, 2011

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Other Roles

 

Other Soap Roles
VALLEY OF THE DOLLS (Anne, 1994)
AS THE WORLD TURNS (Debbie Simon, 1992-93)
GENERAL HOSPITAL (Dawn Winthrop, 1989-90)

TV Roles
SILK STALKINGS (Bonnie Abigail West, 1992)
PARKER LEWIS CAN'T LOSE (Donna Sue Horton, 1991; Joanne, 1991)
BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 (Darla Dillon, 1991)
CHEERS (Bride, 1991)
DOOGIE HOWSER, M.D. (Blonde No. 2, 1990)

Film Roles 
Carpool Guy (Vanessa, 2005)
Wentworth (Emily/Dream Emily, 2005)
Breast Men (Circulating Nurse, 1997)
Diplomatic Immunity (Ellen Hickel, 1991)

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