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|Born||Alexis Ann Thorpe
April 19, 1980
Newport Beach, California, U.S.
(m. 2009–present; 1 child)
Alexis Ann Thorpe (born April 19, 1980), is an American actress, eldest of four children, who grew up in Yorba Linda and whose first professional role was at the Canyon Lake Theatre as Wendy in Peter Pan. She is known for her role as Cassie Brady on the American television daytime drama Days of Our Lives, which she played on contract from July 2002 through November 2003 when her character was believed to have been murdered by the Salem Stalker. She made guest appearances on the show in 2004 and 2005 when the character turned up alive. Before coming to Days in 2002, for two years she starred as Rianna Miner on the CBS daytime drama The Young and the Restless. In 2003, she made a cameo appearance on the NBC sitcom Friends.
Also in 2003, she made an appearance as Jennifer in American Wedding. In 2004, she appeared in the third episode of House as the patient's young, doting fiancee. In 2007, she appeared in an independent film The Man from Earth as Linda Murphy and as Kyla Bradley in Nightmare City 2035.
Alexis was first discovered in a workshop production of Assassins, leading to her career in movies and starting with The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, followed by roles in Forsaken and Pretty Cool. She has performed at the Pacific Light Opera and local community theaters in Orange County.
Thorpe briefly dated James Woods in 2001. She married actor Corey Pearson in 2009. According to her former Days of Our Lives cast-mate Kirsten Storms, Alexis gave birth to the couple's first child, a son, on June 7, 2011.
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