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Bree Williamson Bio

(Jessica/Tess, OLTL)


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BIRTHDATE: December 28
BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
STAR SIGN: Capricorn
YEARS ON SHOW: 2003-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married to Michael Roberts since September 6, 2008; Previously married to Josh Evans from 2005-07
CHILDREN: son McGreggor Edward Roberts on Sept. 21, 2010

Bree Williamson made her U.S. television debut when she landed the role of Jessica Buchanan on ONE LIFE TO LIVE in 2003. She had more pressure than most soap newcomers as a recast for fan favorite Erin Torpey, who played Jessica for 13 years. Prior to OLTL, Williamson had a few minor roles on Canadian television.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. She auditioned for a role on ONE LIFE TO LIVE in the late 1990s. She wasn't hired due to her close resemblance to Erin Torpey (ex-Jessica).
  2. Her mother chose the name Bree from the character Sabrina from CHARLIE'S ANGELS.
  3. She appeared in commercials for Tostitos and Pepsi.
  4. She first acted opposite co-star Forbes March (ex-Nash, OLTL) when she appeared on MUTANT X as Miranda Davis.
  5. She is still very active in women's charities, such as Planned Parenthood and the United Nations Development Fund for Women.
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Bree Williamson
Bree Williamson Heads To HAVEN   May 1, 2012

OLTL alum Bree Williamson (ex-Jessica) has scored a prime-time gig on season 3 of Syfy channel...

OLTL's Williamson Docking In Port Charles?   Dec 5, 2011

The Internet has been abuzz with the rumor that a newly dark-haired — and California-bound —  ...

OLTL Actors On Final Day At ABC   Nov 18, 2011

Today is the final day of production at ABC studios for the cast and crew of OLTL. It's been a long and...

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Other Roles

TV Roles
GOSSIP GIRL (Brandeis, 2009, 2010)
MUTANT X (Miranda Davis, 2002)

Film Roles
Adam & Eve (Andrea, 2002)

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