Bobbie Eakes (Krystal Carey Chandler on All My Children)
Current Character: Krystal Carey Chandler
Birthplace: Born in Warner Robins, Georgia
Bobbie Eakes grew up in Warner Robins, GA, the youngest of five sisters. When she was young she and her sisters enjoyed putting on shows for their parents, especially if it involved music.
After high school, Bobbie started taking acting classes and heading to countless auditions. She landed a singing gig with band 'Big Trouble'. Bobbie eventually auditioned for a brand new character on The Bold and the Beautiful and was offered the role. For her portrayal of Macy in B&B, she received a Soap Opera Award Nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
In 2003, she joined the cast of All My Children as Krystal Carey.
In her spare time, Bobbie enjoys donating her time to various charities and creating mixed media art projects. In 2008 she trained for the New York Marathon but a muscle injury kept her from competing.
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2006)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2005, 2006;)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actress (2003, 2004)