Kim Johnston Ulrich portrays Ivy Winthrop Crane, the daughter of a Governor, and the stunningly beautiful and socially prominent ex-wife of Julian Crane.
Johnston Ulrich is best known for her character Diana McCall, a role she played for over two years on As the World Turns. She was Allison Yates on Nightengales and Mark Harmon's love interest on the series Reasonable Doubts. Her other television credits include 3rd Rock from the Sun, Smart Guy, Seventh Heaven, Moloney, Murder One, Matlock, Diagnosis Murder and Cheers.
Born in Ripon (Central Valley), Calif. on March 24, Johnston Ulrich currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband Robert who is a casting director and their children. Son Cooper was born in 1993, and Robert and Kim were blessed in 2001 when they adopted their daughter Tierney Joy from China. Her hobbies include gardening, cooking and interior decorating.
Ivy Winthrop Crane
July 1999 - Present
3rd Rock from the Sun
Judith Krantz's Dazzle
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor
Murder, She Wrote
Walker, Texas Ranger
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Dr. Antoinette Baines
Murder, She Wrote
Who's the Boss?
The Love Boat: A Valentine Voyage
Jake and the Fatman
1987 The Charmings
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam
DATE OF BIRTH: March 25, 1955
MARITAL STATUS: Married to casting director Robert Ulrich (1981)
Children: Son Cameron (nicknamed Cooper; born 1993), daughter Tierney Joy (born 31 October 2000) Miscellaneous
Pets: Two cats and a dog
The ONE That Got Away: Ulrich tested for ONE LIFE's Delila
Favorite Music: new age, celtic, rock
Favorite drink: green apple martinis
Favorite TV shows: Buffy, The X-Files, Xena: Warrior Princess, Farscape, Once & Again and ER.
If not an Actor: Interior Designer
Comfort Foods: Pizza and chocolate
Hobbies: Gardening, cooking Drawing
Car: Drives a Ford Explorer
Fun facts: Kim was a cheerleader in junior high and high school