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Vassey, Liz 1972–

Vassey, Liz 1972–

PERSONAL

Born August 9, 1972, in Raleigh, NC; married David Emmerichs (a camera operator), May 2, 2004. Education: Attend the University of South Florida.

Addresses: Agent—Endeavor, 9601 Wilshire Blvd., 6th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—Kass & Stokes Management, 9229 Sunset Blvd., Suite 504, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Career: Actress. Appeared in television commercials including, Tide, 1991, and a breakfast cereal, 1994; previously sang in piano bars in New York City. Neuroses to A T (a t-shirt company), co-owner (with Kristin Bauer, an actress).

Awards, Honors: Daytime Emmy Award nomination, outstanding juvenile female in a drama series, 1990, for All My Children.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Sylvia, Calendar Girl, 1993.

Julia, 9mm of Love (short), 2000.

Renee O'Malley, Pursuit of Happiness, 2001.

Maggie Swanson, Man of the House, Columbia, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Emily Ann Sago Martin, All My Children, ABC, 1988–91.

Lou Davis, Brotherly Love, 1995–96.

Tess Galaway, Pig Sty, 1995.

Kathy Baker, Maximum Bob, ABC, 1998.

Captain Liberty/Janet, The Tick, Fox, 2001.

Dawn Mitchell, Push, Nevada, ABC, 2002.

Dr. Carrie Allen, Tru Calling, Fox, 2005.

Wendy Simms, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CBS, 2005.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Suzy Atkins, The Secrets of Lake Success, 1993.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Chloe, Love, Lies & Lullabies (also known as Sad Inheritance), 1993.

Carla, Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas, 1994.

Princess Tyra, The Adventures of Captain Zoom in Outer Space, 1995.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Martin and Claudia, The WB, 1999.

Life with David J, CBS, 2001.

Rachael Dragan, The Dragans of New York, CBS, 2002.

Christine Ryder, The Partners, ABC, 2003.

Nikki Chambers, Nikki & Nora, UPN, 2004.

Marissa, 20 Things to Do Before You're 30, UPN, 2005.

Dakota, Cooked, UPN, 2006.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Cheers, 1982.

Candy, Still the Beaver, 1989.

Student, "Birdwoman of the Swamps," Superboy, 1989.

Dream On, HBO, 1990.

Paula Fletcher, "Raped—June 20, 1980," Quantum Leap, NBC, 1991.

Sis, Walter & Emily, 1992.

Kristin, "Conundrum," Star Trek: The Next Generation, 1992.

Marcie St. Claire, "The Pit and the Pendulum," Beverly Hills, 90210, Fox, 1992.

Rebecca Woods, "Sperm 'n' Herman," Herman's Head, Fox, 1992.

Mary, "Summer of '92," Parker Lewis, Fox, 1992.

Lorraine, "T-R-A Something, Something Spells Tramp," Married … with Children, Fox, 1992.

Amy Madrid, "A Year to Remember," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1992.

Barbara Whitmore, "Goodbye Norma Jean—April 4, 1960," Quantum Leap, NBC, 1993.

Monica Evers, "Lone Witness," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993.

Jane Rice, "Shadows," Bodies of Evidence, 1993.

Lexie, "Go Ahead, Fry Me," Danger Theatre, 1993.

Candace Bennett, "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993.

Stephanie Crosley, "I've Got a Crush on You," Love & War, 1994.

Courtney, "Hey, Nineteen," Wings, NBC, 1994.

Ilene Bennett, "Shaker," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1994.

Liz, "24 Hours," ER, NBC, 1994.

Liz, "Day One," ER, NBC, 1994.

Liz, "Going Home," ER, NBC, 1994.

Liz, "Into That Good Night," ER, NBC, 1994.

"Beam Me Up, Dr. Spock," Dream On, 1995.

Mona, the waitress, "Home," Early Edition, CBS, 1997.

Donna, "The Dating Game," Home Improvement, ABC, 1997.

Brenda, "Estrogen," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1998.

Kim, "Drop Dead Gorgeous," Dharma & Greg, ABC, 2000.

Wendy Dalrymple, "Escape from Witch Island," Dawson's Creek, The WB, 2000.

Bella Nicholson, "Skulls," Veritas: The Quest, ABC, 2003.

Kate, "The Last Thing You Want to Do Is Wind Up with a Hump," Two and a Half Men, CBS, 2003.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in numerous regional productions, including A Chorus Line; My Name Is Alice; Oklahoma; The Crucible; Two Gentlemen of Verona; Dames at Sea.

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