Sharon Case (Jill Johnson/JPI)
Sharon Case (Sharon Collins Newman Abbott McAvoy on The Young and the Restless)
Current Character: Sharon Collins Newman Abbott McAvoy
Birthplace: Born in Detroit, Michigan USA
Marital Status: Married Sandy Corzine (2007)
Sharon Case was born in 1971 in Detroit, Michigan. When she was young, she danced in ballet and jazz classes, and her family relocated to Los Angeles. In L.A. she was noticed while in a supermarket and offered a modeling job in Japan. She was 17 years old. After 5 months overseas, she returned to California and began taking acting lessons.
Her first role was Dawn Winthrop on General Hospital, which was followed by small roles on several television series. In 1994, Sharon landed the role of Sharon Collins on The Young and the Restless.
Sharon lives with her husband, Sandy Corzine, in California, and is a member of the Church of Scientology. She is close friends with Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman).
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (1999)
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actress (1999, 2000, 2004)
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Younger Lead Actress (1996, 1997)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2006)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actress (2004)
Soap Opera Award for Hottest Female in a Daytime Drama (1998)