Carol Potter Biography
Carol Potter was born and raised in New York city although she attended Tenafly high school in New Jersey before going on to earn a Bachelor of Arts in social relations from Radliffe college in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Her first foray into serious acting was in the 1977 Broadway producion of Gemini by Albert Innaurato. This was her stepping stone into the world of TV acting with shows such as Ryans's Hope in 1977 and more prominently Today's FBI in 1981 and 1982.
Other notable series she appeared in were LA Law in 1986 and Highway to Heaven in 1987 before landing her most famous role of Cindy Walsh in the iconic Beverly Hills, 90201 from 1990 until 1998.
Carol Potter ratcheted up an impressive 147 appearances in Beverly Hills, 90201 but she surpassed that number with 207 appearances in the role of Joan Cummings in Sunset Beach between 1997 and 1999.
Carol Potter kept busy as an actress on the small screen up to 2010 before taking a break until resuming her career in 2016 playing Cathy in the short drama Reconcile.