Laura Wright (born Laura Sisk; September 11, 1970) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Cassie Layne Winslow on Guiding Light (1997-2005), and since 2005, her portrayal of Carly Corinthos on General Hospital; the latter garnered her the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in 2011.


1991-1995: Loving as Ally Rescott Bowman (1991-November 10, 1995),

1995-1997: The City as Ally Rescott Alden Bowman (November 13, 1995-March 28, 1997),

1997-2005: Guiding Light as Cassie Layne Winslow #1 (August 1, 1997-November 3, 2005),

2005-present: General Hospital as Carly Corinthos Jacks #4 (November 4, 2005-present),

Awards and nominations

Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Lead Actress (2011) for General Hospital,

Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2011) for General Hospital,

Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actress (2003, 2004, 2005) for Guiding Light,

Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012) for General Hospital,

TV Guide Magazine Rising Star in Daytime (1997) for Guiding Light,

Soap Opera Digest Awards Winner, Favorite New Character (1998) for Guiding Light,

ABC Soaps in Depth Awards Winner, Gold Star (2009) for General Hospital,

ABC Soaps in Depth Soap's 50 Naughtiest Vixens (2009) for General Hospital,

Soap Opera Weekly Soap Opera's 50 Most Beautiful People (1998) for Guiding Light