Carolyn Hennesy

Actor Biography

L.A.-native Carolyn Hennesy is a theater-trained actress whose stage credits run the gamut in both the U.S. and England. After dozens of acting credits on TV and in film -- including a recurring role as the Joey Potter-tormenting Mrs. Valentine on Dawson's Creek -- Carolyn joined the General Hospital cast in 2007 as crack mob attorney Diane Miller. She would be named TV Guide's Best Supporting Actress of 2007. In 2009, Carolyn joined the cast of the ABC sitcom Cougartown.

In addition to her screen credits, Carolyn -- a Groundlings-trained comedian -- teaches improv comedy and is also the author of the "Pandora" series of children's books.