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Gabrielle Carteris Biography

Birth Name:
Gabrielle Anne Carteris
Birth Place:
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Fast Facts

  • Received a scholarship to the San Francisco School of Ballet and, after eight years of dance, began studying acting at the American Conservatory of Theatre in San Francisco
  • Performed as a mime on a European tour at age 16
  • Attended Sarah Lawrence College and spent a year abroad studying theatre at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art in London, England
  • Briefly worked on the soap Another World, playing a troubled teen
  • At age 29, she won the role of 16-year-old Andrea Zuckerman on Beverly Hills, 90210; she was the oldest cast member to portray a teen
  • During her time on 90210, she also began a career as a producer, with a series of specials called Lifestories and her own syndicated talk show, Gabrielle
  • Appeared on the WB's reality series The Surreal Life (2003)
  • Elected vice president of SAG-AFTRA in 2012; she became acting president upon the death of Ken Howard in 2016
  • Spends a lot of time working with youth, volunteering with D
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    • James Carteris -- Brother
    • Kelsey Rose Isaacs -- Daughter
    • Mollie Elizabeth Isaacs -- Daughter
    • Ernest Carteris -- Father
    • Charles Isaacs -- Husband
    • Marlene Carteris -- Mother