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Carolyn Hennesy Bio

(Diane, GH)


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YEARS ON SHOW: 2007-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married to actor Donald Agnelli since March 2007

The daughter of Oscar-winning art director Dale Hennesy, Carolyn Hennesy was born in Los Angeles and has appeared in over 100 stage, television and film productions. Hennesy studied acting at the American Conservatory Theatre, London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, and was the recipient of a dramatic scholarship at California State Universty at Northridge.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Is the niece of actress Barbara Rush.
  2. Is the cousin of Fox News reporter Claudia Cowan.
  3. Starred in her own one-woman show, Carolyn Hennesy's Big Leap.
  4. Speaks American Sign Language.
  5. Studies the flying trapeze.
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Carolyn Hennesy
Sean Kanan Signs On For New Gig   Oct 15, 2013

Sean Kanan (A.J., GH) has signed on for the online zombie comedy ACTING DEAD, set to...

GH's Carolyn Hennesy New Project   Oct 2, 2013

Carolyn Hennesy (Diane, GH) has signed on to ACTING DEAD, an independent television series...

Diane Returns To GH!   Sep 20, 2012

Fan fave Carolyn Hennesy is returning to GH as Diane, who hasn't been much lately, between...

The Play's the Thing: Three GH-ers Take The Stage in <i>The Busy World Is Hushed</i>   Oct 5, 2010

GH stage manager by day/theater director by night, Crystal Craft, was driving home one evening with her husband...

By Hook And By Book   Dec 2, 2008

GENERAL HOSPITAL's Carolyn Hennesy...

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Other Roles

Other TV Roles
COUGAR TOWN (Barbara, 2009-2011)
THAT 70’s SHOW (Sharon Singer)
JENNY (Chase Gardner)
REBA (Van's mother)

Film Roles
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde
The Heat Chamber
Cougar Club

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