Martha Byrne (Lily Walsh Mason Snyder Grimaldi Snyder (PAST) on As the World Turns)

Current Character: Lily Walsh Mason Snyder Grimaldi Snyder (PAST)

Birthday: 1969-12-23

Birthplace: Born in Santa Monica, California USA

Marital Status: Married, Michael McMahon (November 1994)

Biography

Martha began her acting career on Broadway in the play Annie where she played the role of July and understudied the role of Annie. On television, Martha guest starred in the TV-movie "When the Cradle Falls." She also guest starred in numerous Primetime series and worked with Bob Hope in one of his specials as a highlight in her career. Martha is also an accomplished singer and has released two CD's, "Martha Byrne" (which includes songs sung on As the World Turns), and most recently, "Woman Thing-Music." Martha has also worked as coordinator and host of the annual "Daytime Salutes St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital benefit" for the past six years, with all profits going to St. Jude's hospital. Martha currently lives in New York with her husband, Officer Michael McMahon and their sons, Michael and Maxwell. Recently the couple had a baby girl! She weighed in at 7 lbs, 14 oz and is 20 inches long) Her name is Annmarie McMahon.

Career Highlights

The Bold and the Beautiful - Script writer (2009)
As the World Turns - Lily Walsh Mason Snyder Grimaldi Snyder (April 1985 to October 1989; April 1993 to April 2008)
Beniker Gang - Molly Stanwick (1985)
Marksman - Alison Wells (1997)
She's Hired, He's Fired (1984)
Pink Lightning - Jill (1991)
As the World Turns - Rose D'Angelo (April 2000 to 2003)
When the Cradle Falls - Donna (1997)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Lead Actress (2001)
Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Ingenue (1987)
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2002, 2005)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2004, 2005, 2006)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Winner, Best Couple (1998, 2000)