Though Kelly Sullivan hasn’t been seen on a daytime soap opera since Sage Warner, the character she played on The Young and the Restless, met her untimely end in a car accident, she’s continued to busy herself with film and television projects and now she’s celebrating a major milestone.
Happy Birthday, Kelly Sullivan
That’s because she was born on February 3, 1978, in Puyallup, Washington, which means that this talented actress is turning 43 years old today! Upon graduating from the University of Arizona, Sullivan landed a role in Contact, a Broadway show.
Subsequently, she appeared in Bells Are Ringing and had a small cameo role in the feature film The Producers. She made her television debut in a 2007 episode of Law & Order: Criminal Intent and afterward played in a number of independent films – My Father’s Will, Winter of Frozen Dreams and According to Greta chief among them.
In 2011, she joined the cast of the ABC daytime drama General Hospital, replacing Megan Ward in the role of Kate Howard. She gave us a story arc that saw her portray Kate’s alternate personality Connie Falconeri, earning the Sullivan immense praise.
Following a storyline dictated exit — during which Kate was shot and killed in Who Dun It? style mystery — Sullivan landed a recurring role on the Nickelodeon series Henry Danger and a series regular spot on the CBS sudser The Young and the Restless.
Afterward YR, she landed a starring role in Tyler Perry’s serial Too Close to Home which aired on TLC between 2016 and 2017. Other acting credits include guest spots on Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Five Points and The Morning Show.
Sullivan has also made a name for herself by appearing in a number of made-for-television thrillers such as Give Me My Baby, Her Boyfriend’s Secret, Til Ex Do Us Part, Instakiller, and Killer Grandma.
Soap Hub would like to wish Kelly Sullivan a very happy birthday and many more. We hope to see her on our daytime screens again.