Irrespective of the fact that many would most likely describe Liz Vassey as just an actress, there’s more to who she has become in the world of entertainment. Beyond being an actress, the dame has been proving her worth as a writer, director and even producer. As we file this report, she is working on The Human Race, a documentary film following five runners who are over 50 years of age.
As the executive producer and director of the feature-length documentary, Liz is hopeful the film would offer insight on the ways running helps people live through the challenges of life and while at it, expose the benefits of exercise both mentally and physically for people of all ages.
So far in Liz Vassey’s acting career, she has worked in a handful of films, appeared on numerous television shows and several web productions. Although she is highly admired for her acting prowess by her fans, she is most respected for her writing abilities among her colleagues who regard her as an ingenious writer. It is not known to many that Liz co-wrote an episode in the tenth season of CBS’ CSI: Crime Scene Investigation neither is it a common knowledge that she has been selling television pilots and developing productions for bigshot networks like NBC and Universal.
For those who would love to follow her write-ups, she has been contributing to Tampa Performing Arts’ UpstageLeft.com, a platform created to enable young talents to meet and get known by the people who matter in the entertainment industry while sharing their stories.
You don’t need to be told that the foregoing isn’t all there is to know about the American actress, do you? Anyway, the following are the things one ought to know about her.
Facts You Need To Know About Liz Vassey
1. Her Age and Place of Birth
It was on the 9th of August 1927 that the American actress was born to her parents. As documented, Elizabeth Vassey’s place of birth was in Raleigh, North Carolina. We gathered and have authenticated that Liz spent the first two years of her life in Raleigh before her family moved to Tampa, Florida where she spent most of her childhood days.
2. When She Started Acting
You may know that Liz Vassey gained a widespread attention as an actress when she was much younger but did you know she started acting even before she became a teenager? To the best of our knowledge, she began acting when she was only nine.
It is said that her first major role as an actress was when she played Oliver in a musical. Young Liz, thereafter, practically got married to acting. She would go on to work with almost all of the theatres in Tampa, performing in numerous plays and what have you.
4. Awards and Nominations
Liz’s passion for what she decided would be her lifelong profession was so obvious that she got an offer to receive acting lessons at the University of South Florida when she turned thirteen.
Adding what she learnt from the institution to the knowledge she gained from other places she took theatre classes like the University of Southern California, Liz’s experiences from her previous works at the theatres in Tampa made it possible for her to land a recurring role in All My Children when she was sixteen; this saw her move to New York.
Her role in the ABC soap opera which lasted from 1988 to 1992 earned her a Daytime Emmy Award nomination in 1990. The nomination was for Outstanding Juvenile Female in a Drama Series. This is the most significant recognition the actress has thus far received for her acting endeavours.
4. Her Husband and Family Life
Liz Vassey has been the love of David Emmerichs’ life since 2004. Like Liz, David has been an active member of the entertainment industry. The award-winning cinematography was born on the 6th day of February 1967, in San Luis, California, but brought up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
All we can tell about the actress’ family life is that she’s currently living in Hollywood, Los Angeles with her husband and their pets. There is no record of their kids anywhere and we have concluded that they don’t have any.
5. Liz Vassey’s Height and Body Measurements
There was a time Liz was crowned one of the sexiest women in the world by Stuff Magazine. Her beauty is unquestionable and it has mildly contributed to the successes she has enjoyed as an actress.
While we have substantiated that the American entertainer is 9 inches taller than 5 feet (1.75 m), it is believed that her weight fluctuates between 115 and 140 lb and, that her vital body stats (breasts, waist and hips) measures 37, 26 and 37 inches respectively.