North Carolina native Liz Vassey began acting on-stage when she was just nine years old, studying acting at a number of universities over the coming years before beginning her onscreen acting career. She appeared on the soap opera All My Children beginning in 1988 and would make guest appearances on numerous TV series, including Murphy Brown, Quantum Leap, and others. Soon, Vassey would be snagging staring roles on TV shows, playing roles like Captain Liberty on the cult favorite The Tick and Wendy Simms on the procedural drama CSI. Among her other credits are the supernatural series Tru Calling and the Elmore Leonard adaptation Maximum Bob.
Biography by Cammila Collar
- Began acting at 9, when she won the title role in a regional theatre production of Oliver!
- Played Emily Ann Sago on long-running soap All My Children from 1989 to '92, garnering a Daytime Emmy nomination in 1990.
- Has been a regular on numerous prime-time series, including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Brotherly Love, The Tick and Push, Nevada.
- Along with actress Kristin Bauer, cofounded the T-shirt company Neurosis to a T(ee) in 2002.