Saum grew up in Dayton, Ohio, gravitating toward the spotlight after seeing the film "Annie" at the age of eight. At eighteen, Saum was discovered during a modeling search in Dayton and after moving to New York worked extensively as a catalogue and runway model.
Saum is well known to daytime television audiences for her role as Vanessa Hart on Sunset Beach. She went on to be a cast regular on the Showtime series, Beggars & Choosers and also guest-starred on Charmed She appeared in the feature films Indecent Proposal, Blue Chip and House Party III, and the independent film Finding Home.
In her spare time, Saum enjoys traveling, singing R&B, and reading
Beggars and Choosers
Vanessa Hart Bourne
1997 to 1999
House Party 3
PLACE OF BIRTH: Dayton, Ohio
DATE OF BIRTH: October 1
MARITAL STATUS: Married, Kamar de los Reyes [May 19, 2007]
News Archive: Ex-Sunset Beach star hired for OLTL role. [Aug 13, 2001]
News Archive: Saum, character to be written out of OLTL. [Aug 4, 2003]
News Archive: OLTL's Sherri Saum lands central role in new Netflix series Locke & Key [Feb 5, 2019]
News Archive: One Life to Live's Sherri Saum joins Power Book II: Ghost, which also stars All My Children's Debbi Morgan [Jul 22, 2020]