Elizabeth Keifer (Christina Blake Thorpe Marler on Guiding Light)

Current Character: Christina Blake Thorpe Marler

Birthday: 1961-11-14

Birthplace: Born in Santa Monica, CA, California,

Marital Status: Married, Robert Convertino September 14, 1996


Born in Santa Monica, CA, to her late parents Grace and Richard Keifer, Liz and her four siblings, John, Brian, Mary, and Jim, were raised in Pacific Palisades, CA.

While they were growing up, Elizabeth's sister Mary was always singing, and participating in community productions. Each time one of the productions needed a child, Mary would volunteer her little sister, Liz, who in turn grew to love acting, eventually making a career out of it!

Keifer, studied acting at the Academy of Stage and Cinema Arts and Voice at the University of California in Los Angeles. She has played in numerous daytime dramas as One Life to Live as Connie O'Neill, Angela Lawrence on The Young and the Restless , and Camelia McKay on General Hospital. She also appeared as a spy on Days of Our Lives.

Keifer has many television appearances in Primetime as well with shows such as Cheers, Married...With Children, The Facts of Life and Full House.

In her spare time, Keifer, enjoys hiking, singing and getting lost in the romance of old Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant movies. You may be surprised to know that she holds a brown belt in karate! Keifer and husband, builder Robert Convertino, are the proud parents of Isabella Grace and Keifer Jack.

Career Highlights

Guiding Light - Christina Blake Thorpe Marler (August 1992 through Present; Recurring August 2003-Present)
Ladykiller - Carol Longfellow (1992)
Rebel Storm (1990)
Dallas: The Early Years (198)
General Hospital - Sister Mary Camellia McKay (1986)
General Hospital - Amy Cooper (1986)
One Life To Live - Connie O'Neill Vernon (1984-1985)

Awards & Acclaim

Soap Opera Digest Nominee, Outstanding Supporting Actress (1997)
Soap Opera Weekly Winner, Outstanding Performer of the Week (1997)
Young Artist Awards Nominee, Best Young Actress in a Daytime Series (1983)