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Tamara Braun (born April 18, 1971) is an American actress. April 18 is the 108th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (109th in leap years). ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke while waiting between takes during location filming An actor or actress is a person who acts, or plays a role, in a dramatic production. ...

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Biography

Personal life

Braun was born in Evanston, Illinois. [1] Before becoming an actress, Braun trained as a massage therapist. She does not eat dairy, and is a natural brunette. Braun was a psychology major in school and took a summer course in Shakespeare at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in England before backpacking throughout Europe with her then-boyfriend. Tamara spends her spare time enjoying writing, films, taking walks,enjoying life, horseback riding, alpine skiing, various dialects, stage combat. Her main charity is the TLC - Therapeutic Living Centers for the Blind a not for profit agency providing programs and services for individuals who have multiple disabilities, including blindness. Another of Tamara's charities is Planned Parenthood.Tamara's astrological sign an Aries. Incorporated City in 1872. ... Shakespeare redirects here. ... RADAs theatre in London The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in Bloomsbury, London, is generally regarded as the most prestigious drama school in the world. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Planned Parenthood is the collective name of organizations worldwide who are members of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF). ...


Career

Braun is known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of sassy Caroline "Carly" Benson-Roberts Quartermaine Corinthos on the ABC soap opera General Hospital, a role she played from 2001 to 2005. As Carly, Braun was featured very prominently as the romantic partners of characters Sonny Corinthos, portrayed by Daytime Legend Emmy winner Maurice Benard, and Lorenzo Alcazar, portrayed by Ted King. The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... For Philippine soap opera, see Teleserye. ... General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ... Maurice Benard Maurice Benard (born Mauricio Jose Morales on March 1, 1963) is a Salvadoran-American actor. ... Lorenzo Alcazar is a fictional character on the soap opera General Hospital The character was originated by actor Ted King, who previously played Lorenzos now deceased brother Luis Alcazar. ... Actor Ted King Theodore William King (born October 1, 1965 in Hollywood, California) is an American actor. ...


Braun's predecessor in the role, Emmy winner Sarah Brown, was incredibly popular; however, after initial resistance, fans began to accept Braun in the role, and gained enormous popularity. After she left General Hospital, she was replaced by Jennifer Bransford. Unfortunately, only a few months later, most likely due to Bransford's unpopularity, Bransford was let go and replaced by daytime perennial Laura Wright, who debuted in November 2005. Carly saw heavy on-screen time for the first time since Sarah Brown originated the role in 1996. Sarah Brown Sarah Joy Brown (born February 18, 1975) is an American actress. ... Jennifer Bransford (born December 2, 1968) is an American actress. ... Laura Wright (born Laura Sisk on September 11, 1970 in Washington D.C.) is an American soap opera actress. ...


After some time to relax after exiting her role as Carly on General Hospital, Braun got back to work as the female lead in the independent movie Little Chenier, which was filmed in Louisiana in August 2005 . Braun worked with a dialect coach to perfect a Cajun accent, and she altered her appearance by getting a bronzed tan and darkening her hair.Tamara appeared as pastry chef Rose on four episodes of the ABC sitcom Freddie as a romantic interest of both lead male characters on the show. Most recently, Tamara is filming as the female lead as Anya in the motion picture Limbo Lounge. General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... Official language(s) de jure: none de facto: English & French Capital Baton Rouge Largest city Baton Rouge [1] Area  Ranked 31st  - Total 51,885 sq mi (134,382 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 16  - Latitude 29°N to 33°N  - Longitude 89°W... This article is about an ethnic culture. ... Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. ...


Guest Appearances

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Filmography

  • Limbo Lounge (2007) ... Anya (Principle Role)
  • Little Chenier (2006) ... Marie-Louise LeBauve (Principal Role)
  • Fallen Arches (1998) ... Jenny
  • Soul Food (1997) ... Teri's Secretary

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Awards

  • 2006 MYSO Award for Best Leading Actress in a Daytime Drama for the Role of Carly Corinthos in General Hospital
  • 2005 Soap Opera Digest Award for Best Leading Actress in a Daytime Drama for the Role of Carly Corinthos in General Hospital
  • 2004 Daytime Emmy Nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Daytime Drama for the Role of Carly Corinthos on General Hospital
Preceded by
Sarah Brown
Carly Corinthos actress
2001–2005
Succeeded by
Jennifer Bransford

General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... Sarah Brown Sarah Joy Brown (born February 18, 1975) is an American actress. ... General Hospital (GH) is the longest-running daytime American soap opera on the American Broadcasting Company television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West and Sunset-Gower Studios). ... Jennifer Bransford (born December 2, 1968) is an American actress. ...

Footnotes

  1. ^ Bloom, Nate. "Celebrity Jews", The Jewish News Weekly of Northern California, 2003-11-14. Retrieved on 2006-12-13.

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Tamara Braun , Celebrity profile, bio, biography (438 words)
Tamara Braun was a psyche major in school and took a summer course in Shakespeare at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in England before backpacking throughout Europe with her then boyfriend.
Tamara Braun is best known for her Emmy Nominated Portrayel of sassy Caroline "Carly" Benson Quartermaine Corinthos on the ABC soap opera General Hospital, a role she played from 2001 to 2005.
Tamara Braun's predecessor in the role, Emmy winner Sarah Brown, was incredibly popular; however, after initial resistance, fans began to accept Tamara Braun in the role (in part due to her physical resemblance to Brown) and she became probably the most popular star of GH in recent years.
Tamara Braun: Information from Answers.com (529 words)
Braun was a psychology major in school and took a summer course in Shakespeare at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in England before backpacking throughout Europe with her then-boyfriend.
Braun is best known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of sassy Caroline "Carly" Benson-Roberts Quartermaine Corinthos on the ABC soap opera General Hospital, a role she played from 2001 to 2005.
Braun worked with a dialect coach to perfect a Cajun accent, and she altered her appearance by getting a bronzed tan and darkening her hair.Tamara appeared as pastry chef Rose on four episodes of the ABC sitcom Freddie as a romantic interest of both lead male characters on the show.
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