Wilson, Sheree J. 1958–

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WILSON, Sheree J. 1958–

(Sheree Wilson)


Full name, Sheree Julienne Wilson; born December 12, 1958, in Rochester, MN; raised in Boulder, CO; father, a business executive; mother, a business executive; married Paul De Robbio (in the amusement park design business), c. 1996; children: Luke Wilson, Nicholas Francesco. Education: University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A., 1981; also attended University of Northern Colorado. Avocational Interests: Horseback riding.

Addresses: Contact—c/o P.O. Box 57593, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403.

Career: Actress. Worked as a model in Denver, CO, then in New York City, appeared in commercials and print advertisements. Bella Vita (line of skin products), cofounder. Supporter of National Multiple Sclerosis Society and National Cutting Horse Association; volunteer with Equest Center for Therapeutic Riding.

Member: Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.

Awards, Honors: Soap Opera Digest Award nominations, outstanding prime time villainess, 1988, outstanding prime time actress in a supporting role, 1989, outstanding prime time lead actress, 1990, outstanding prime time heroine, 1991, and best death scene, all for Dallas; equestrian award, National Multiple Sclerosis Rodeo, 1995.


Television Appearances; Series:

Rita Danzig, Our Family Honor, ABC, 1985–86.

April Stevens Ewing, Dallas, CBS, 1986–91.

Assistant district attorney Alexandra "Alex" Cahill, Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1993–2000.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Melanie LeRoy, Kane & Abel, CBS, 1985.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Christine Arnold, News at Eleven, CBS, 1986.

(As Sheree Wilson) Emily, Past Tense, Showtime, 1994.

Jody Fiske, "Game Time," Mystery Woman (also known as Mystery Woman: Game Time), The Hallmark Channel, 2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Host from Disneyland, The All-American Thanksgiving Day Parade, CBS, 1994.

Herself, Walker: Behind the Scenes with TV's Toughest Hero, CBS, 1996.

Herself and April Stevens, Doing Dallas, Channel 4 (England), 2000.

(Uncredited; in archive footage) April Stevens, Dallas Reunion: Return to Southfork, CBS, 2004.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Rachel, "Death in Vogue," Cover Up, CBS, 1984.

Claire Mayfield, "The Dame," Matlock, NBC, 1991.

Judge Lisa Stone, "Final Judgement," Renegade, USA Network and syndicated, 1992.

Jensen Farnsworth, "Who Killed the King of the Country Club?," Burke's Law, CBS, 1995.

Alex Cahill, "Fighting Back," Sons of Thunder, CBS, 1999.

Alex Cahill, "Lost & Found," Sons of Thunder, CBS, 1999.

Appeared as Kate Byrnes and as a saloon girl in episodes of Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Ellen Stockwell, Velvet, ABC, 1984.

Rita Danzig, Our Family Honor, ABC, 1985.

Rowena Powers, Powers Play, CBS, 1986.

Film Appearances:

Tootsie (also known as Would I Lie to You), Columbia, 1982.

Ashley Taylor, Fraternity Vacation, New World, 1985.

Nancy, Crimewave (also known as Broken Hearts and Noses and The XYZ Murders), Embassy Pictures, 1985.

Leslie, Hellbound (also known as Cold to the Touch and Cold to Touch), Cannon, 1995.

Mary Drake, Midnight Expression, 2003.

Sheila O'Connor, Birdie and Bogey, 2004.

Rachel, Killing Down, Loud Pictures, 2006.

Some sources cite an appearance in Fragile, Film Media Entertainment.


Teleplays; Episodic:

(Story with Channing Clarkson) "Till Death Do Us Part," Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1994.



Sheree J. Wilson Official Site, http://www.shereejwilson.com, August 29, 2005.

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