Mary Beth Evans Biography
Mary Beth Evans is an American television actress. She is best known for her role as Kayla Brady on the NBC daytime soap Days of Our Lives. Mary is also known for her role as Sierra Estaban on the CBS daytime soap As the World Turns.
Mary Beth Evans Age
Mary was born on March 7, 1961 in Pasadena, California, U.S. She is 58 years old as of 2019.
Mary Beth Evans Family
Mary was born in Pasadena, California and grew up in Orange County, California. There is no information about his parents and siblings since she has kept it away from public.
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Mary married cosmetic surgeon Michael Schwartz on November 3, 1985. The couple has three children, Daniel Luke (born 1987), Katherine Elizabeth (born 1990), and Matthew Joseph (born 1993).
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Mary Beth Evans Cancer
Mary has no cancer. Early 2018 she took to Instagram to share with fans, “I am spending my entry into the new year by taking care of my health.” Mary shared a picture of herself with a few spots. She went further to share, “I grew up on the beaches of Southern California before sun block was a given. I now keep a look out for odd spots or rough patches. My dermatologist gave me a special cream that eats the spots (possible pre-skin cancer) away. You can see it’s a bit of a wild ride to attack it but you’ve got to do it.” She ended by asking fans to take care of their skin, “Please pay attention to your skin and listen to your body.
Judi Evans And Mary Beth Evans
Mary and Judi are not related but they shares the last name and they also appeared on The Days of our Lives. Mary acted as Kayla while Judi Evans acted as Adrienne.
Mary Beth Evans 2016
Mary was nominated in 2016 as a producer, as well as in the category Outstanding Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for portraying Sara. In the same year she was also nominated in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Days of Our Lives. Mary won all three.
Mary Beth Evans Career
Mary rose to fame for portraying Kayla Brady on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives from 1986 to 1992, 2006 to 2009, and 2010 to present. Her character became half of the supercouple Steve and Kayla, with Steve “Patch” Johnson played by Stephen Nichols in the 1980s. In regards to Steve and Kayla’s first wedding, which was one of the biggest in “Days’” history, Evans remarked, “I think it was number one? And that wedding was just so extravagant. It was outside, which was a big deal on a daytime show. It was beautiful.”
In 1992 Mary left the show but returned (with Nichols) on June 12, 2006 after a fourteen-year absence. Mary and Nichols were written off Days of Our Lives in 2009 . In 2010 Mary returned and has appeared on a recurring basis every year since. She was placed back on contract with the series in 2015.
Initially, Mary portrayed Piper in the teen romantic comedy flick Lovelines. She has also guest-starred in numerous primetime television series, including Madame’s Place, Father Murphy, Knight Rider, Masquerade, Remington Steele, Riptide, Murder, She Wrote, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Monk, Criminal Minds, and Body of Proof.
Mary appeared on other daytime soap operas between her stints at Days of Our Lives. She began playing the villainous Katherine Bell on General Hospital (and later on Port Charles) in September 1993 until October 1999. She moved to New York City to play Sierra Estaban on As the World Turns from December 2000 to late 2005, later reprising the role from July 2010 until the show’s finale on September 17, 2010. One Life to Live almost signed her on contract in 2005 for the role of Dr. Paige Miller, but Evans backed out at the last moment and the role was filled with Kimberlin Brown.
Mary has starred on the soap opera web series The Bay as Sara Garrett since 2010. Being the producer for the series, Mary won a 2015 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding New Approaches Drama Series. Mary was nominated again as a producer in 2016, as well as in the category Outstanding Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for portraying Sara. In the same year she was also nominated in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Days of Our Lives. Mary won all three. In 2017 she won two more Emmys for The Bay, for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series and as a producer for Outstanding Digital Daytime Drama Series.
Mary also appeared as Catherine Hendrie on the ABC Family drama series Chasing Life in 2014 and 2015.