|Born||Lindsay Nicole Korman
(1978-04-17) April 17, 1978
Palm Springs, California, U.S.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
(m. 2004; div. 2012)
Lindsay Nicole Hartley (née Korman; born April 17, 1978) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her roles as Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald Crane Winthrop on Passions, Cara Castillo on All My Children and Arianna Hernandez on Days of Our Lives.
Born in Palm Springs, California, Korman is of Jewish, Greek, and Italian origin. Korman was a national pre-teen talent winner of the Young Miss America Beauty Pageant. Singing since age eleven, Korman won a role in the Broadway production of Grease at age eighteen. Then she was lead vocalist in the Las Vegas Sands Hotel afternoon show Viva Las Vegas as well as the lead role of Maria in the Civic Light Opera’s West Side Story in Austin, Texas. Additionally, Korman has won several national vocal competitions, including The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Award-Vocal/Opera, The National Date Festival, and America’s Showcase Starlet.
In 1999, she won the role of Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald on the NBC soap opera Passions, for which she was nominated for the Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Female Newcomer in 2000. She also made guest appearances on The Weakest Link and The Other Half in 2002.
On April 9, 2009, Lindsay made a guest appearance on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
In late July of that year, Soap Opera Digest announced that Hartley would join the cast of Days of Our Lives, another NBC soap opera, in the recast role of Arianna Hernandez, which would place her opposite former Passions co-stars Galen Gering and Eric Martsolf, who would once again portray her brother and love interest, respectively.
Hartley was let go from Days of Our Lives in 2010.
On September 18, 2010, it was announced that Hartley signed on to play the new character of Cara Castillo on All My Children; she first aired on December 7. She was also cast as DC Comics character Mad Harriet during Smallville’s tenth and final season.
Played on the reality show Queens of Drama.
In 2003, Hartley began dating her former Passions co-star Justin Hartley (who played Fox Crane). After six months, the two became engaged on November 13, 2003. They married in a small ceremony on May 1, 2004. On July 3, 2004, she gave birth to their daughter Isabella Justice Hartley. They lived in Los Angeles. On May 6, 2012, Lindsay filed for divorce from Justin in the Los Angeles County Superior Court citing “irreconcilable differences”, asking for joint physical and legal custody of their daughter.
|1999–2008||Passions||Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald Crane Winthrop||Role held: July 5, 1999 – August 7, 2008|
|2002||The Weakest Link||Herself||Game show, 1 episode|
|2002||The Other Half||Herself||Talk show, 1 episode|
|2009||CSI||Gretchen Javid||Season 9, Episode 19: “The Descent of Man”|
|2009–10||Days of Our Lives||Arianna Hernandez||Role held: August 28, 2009 – November 8, 2010|
|2010||Smallville||Mad Harriet||Season 10, Episode 8: “Abandoned”|
|All My Children||Cara Castillo||Role held: December 7, 2010 – September 23, 2011,
April 29, 2013 – September 2, 2013
|2014||Perfect on Paper||Natalie Holland||Hallmark Channel movie|
|2016||Nightmare Nurse||Chloe||Lifetime TV film|
|2016||Dying to Be Loved||Jill Yates||Lifetime TV film|
|2017||It Happened One Valentine’s||Vivian Cartwright||Direct-to-video film|
|2017||Deadly Exchange||Samantha||Lifetime TV film|
|2017||The Wrong Nanny||Stella||Lifetime TV film|
|2017||The Student||Barbara Keyes||Lifetime TV film|
|2017||Romance at Reindeer Lodge||Karen||Hallmark TV film|
|2018||Evil Doctor||Vicky Dolan||Lifetime TV Film|
|2018||Killer Twin||Kendra/Amber||Lifetime TV Film|
Awards and Nominations
|2000||Soap Opera Digest Award||Outstanding Female Newcomer||Passions||Nominated|
|2002||Outstanding Younger Lead Actress||Nominated|