Anna Kathryn Holbrook

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Anna Kathryn Holbrook
Born
Anna Kathryn York

(1957-04-18) April 18, 1957 (age 63)
OccupationActress
Years active1981–present
Spouse(s)Bruce Holbrook (1979–present)
Children2

Anna Kathryn Holbrook (née York; born April 18, 1957, Fairbanks, Alaska) is an American soap opera actress, known for her role as Sharlene Frame Hudson on Another World.

Career[edit]

Holbrook portrayed Sharlene Frame Hudson on Another World from 1988 to 1991, 1993 to 1997, and again in 1999. The character Sharlene was a victim of sexual abuse and suffered from multiple personality disorder, and Holbrook won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress award for her portrayal in 1996.[1]

Holbrook has appeared in numerous guest starring roles on Law & Order and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit between 1993 and 2006, as well as the 1994 film I Love Trouble. She played Sally O'Neal in a 2004 episode of The West Wing, and Dr. Hannah Young on the daytime soap opera One Life to Live for several episodes in 2007.

Holbrook played Lisa Dowd in a 2018 episode of Blue Bloods, and in 2020 appeared as Robin on the Showtime series Homeland in the season eight episode "Deception Indicated". Holbrook has also appeared in off-Broadway and regional theater.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Holbrook's father, Don Joseph York (aged 29) was killed in South Vietnam during the Vietnamese War. Her mother, Rebecca, later remarried.[1]

Holbrook has been married to Bruce Holbrook since 1979, and they have two children. Anna is currently an acting teacher at the Performing Arts Conservatory in New Canaan, Connecticut.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Interview Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine, newcanaandarienmag.com; accessed July 4, 2015.

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