Birthday: January 7
Camryn Grimes rejoined the cast of THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in July 2013. She plays the role of Sharon (Sharon Case) and Nick’s (Joshua Morrow) long-lost daughter, Mariah.
At the age of 6, Grimes originated the role of Cassie, Mariah’s twin sister. She was nominated four times for a Daytime Emmy Award in the Outstanding Younger Actress category. She won in 2000, becoming the youngest winner ever in the category. She left the show in 2005 when her character Cassie died in a tragic car accident.
Grimes has worked steadily in film projects such as “Magic Mike” and “Swordfish,” as well as the CBS television series “The Mentalist.” She appeared off-Broadway in “As You Like It.”
Grimes studied at the Lee Strasberg Film and Theater Institute in New York City.
In her spare time, she enjoys rock climbing, yoga and baking.
Her birthday is Jan. 7. Follow her on Twitter at @camryngrimes.