Born and raised in the Midwest, Emmy-nominated Andrea Evans began acting with a job as an extra in Brian De Palma's The Fury, which ultimately became a featured role. She was soon cast in the television mini-series The Awakening Land and her performance garnered the attention of ABC casting executives, which lead to her long-term contract role as Tina Clayton on One Life to Live. Evans' other notable daytime roles include Tawny Moore on The Bold and the Beautiful, and Patty Williams Abbott on The Young and the Restless.
Additionally, Evans' credits include a recurring role on Capitol News and the films Opposite Sex, Low Down Dirty Shame, Ice Cream Man, and Ghostwriter.
Andrea's charitable interests include Amnesty International, Global Relief, the Special Olympics, and a variety of AIDS fundraising and research organizations. In her free time, Andrea enjoys spending time with her husband, Steve; their dog, Motown; and their cat, Ernie. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, and working out, and she is an ardent baseball fan.
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PLACE OF BIRTH: Aurora, Illinois
Full name: Andrea Lynn Evans
Formerly known as: Andrea Evans Massey
MARITAL STATUS: Married to Steve (January 10, 1998 - present), formerly wed to Wayne Massey (divorced)
EDUCATION: Attended the University of Illinois Champagne/Urbana.