Saundra Santiago (Carlotta Vega on One Life To Live)

Current Character: Carlotta Vega

Birthday: 1957-04-13

Birthplace: Born in The Bronx, New York

Biography

Having attended and graduated from the University of Miami and the Southern Methodist University, Saundra has led an impressive acting career with roles in Daytime, film and in some of the most popular television hits, most notably "The Sopranos." She also spent ten years on stage with Antonio Bandaras in the revival of Broadway's "NINE."

In 1999, Saundra created the role of on CBS' Carmen Santos on Guiding Light, where she stayed until 2002.

When not working Saundra still makes time to perform her cabaret act at clubs such as Danny's Skylight Room and the Triad in Manhattan.

Career Highlights

One Life to Live - Carlotta Vega (September 3, 2009 - September 8, 2011)
The Unusuals - Melanie Trumble (2009)
The Sopranos - Jean Cusamano (1999 - 2007)
One Life to Live - Angelina Parades aka Isobella Santi (2004)
Guiding Light - Carmen Santos (1999 - 2002)

Awards & Acclaim

ALMA Award Winner - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama (2001)
ALMA Award Nominee - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama (2000, 2002)
Daytime Emmy Awards Nominee - America's Favorite Villain (2002)