You don’t spend over 30 years in an industry without becoming a notable figure, especially when that industry is Hollywood where being notable is the default state of affairs. Sharon Case has made herself one of the notable women in the industry since she made her debut in 1989 in a television show, General Hospital. Since she appeared on screen for the show, she has never looked back as she has gone on to star in several other television series and films.
The life of Sharon Case has been an interesting tale of success and disappointments. Apart from being an actress, she is also a former model, a fashion designer, and an entrepreneur who currently has a jewellery line. Learn more about the life of the actress by reading below.
Sharon Case Bio
Michigan-born Sharon Case has been having a romance with performing arts ever since she was a child. Born on the 9th of February 1971 in Detroit, she devoted herself to dancing, learning different styles of dancing from ballet to jazz. California is known as the home of performing arts in the United States, particularly acting and Sharon got a chance to be closer to her dream as early as age three – when her family relocated from Detroit to Chatsworth, California.
Growing up in California gave Sharon a chance to create a path to a life as an actress and she started with modelling. When she was a teenager, she opened herself up to a career in modelling, appearing in auditions and other modelling events. She was eventually snapped up by a modelling scout when she was 17.
A short career stint in modelling for Sharon Case involved a five months period in Japan as a model. Empowered by the exposure and financial strength of her time as a model, Sharon returned to the United States, heading over to Los Angeles to kickstart her career as an actress.
She worked in the theatre for a while before she starred on screen. As part of her resolve to become a professional actress, she took to the stage, appearing in plays like Grease and The Nutcracker. Although not a singer, appearing in those musicals, including The Wizard helped her gather credits that bettered her quest in becoming an onscreen actress.
Her little time in theatre finally paid off when she got her first role as an actress on television. She was cast as Dawn Winthrop on the popular ABC drama, General Hospital. Her performance during the audition for the role helped her secure the role which was a recurring one on the show. After appearing in General Hospital, she followed it up with another appearance on another ABC show, Doogie Howser, M.D.
The beginning of her onscreen career was a pretty decent one for Sharon Case. She appeared in several shows as a guest star within the first two years of her debut, including shows like Beverly Hills, 90210, and Cheers. In 1992, she played the role of Debbie Simon on As the World Turns for a year before she joined The Young and the Restless in 1994, playing the character, Sharon Newman in a regular role. She has been playing the character from 1994 to date. So far, the actress has been in a total of 12 television shows. When it comes to movies, Sharon hasn’t starred in plenty.
Having been appearing as Sharon Newman in The Young and the Restless, she has received several nominations for her work, including a Daytime Emmy Award which she has been nominated for five times. Outside of her work in television, she is an entrepreneur who created a fashion jewellery line in 2010.
Her Net Worth
If you have been working for over 3 decades, especially in Hollywood, you are bound to have a significant amount of wealth to your name. Sharon, who has been appearing on a show for over 20 years has been able to accrue a net worth of $3 million. Her life as an actress has been a successful journey into wealth and the fulfilment of a childhood dream.
Is She Married, Who Is Her Husband?
Sharon Case is single at the moment. She is, however, a divorcee as she has been married twice to two different men. It is believed that she got married shortly before she got her debut on screen in 1988, although the identity of the husband is currently unknown. After a divorce, she got married to Sandy Corzine who is a businessman. The marriage lasted two years from 2007 to 2009. She does not have any known children.