|Born||Carol Denise Barbee
May 22, 1959
Concord, North Carolina United States
|Occupation||Film, television actor, writer|
Barbee graduated from Central Cabarrus High School in Concord, North Carolina and graduated from Wake Forest University with a BA in Speech, Communications and Theater Arts. She received her MFA in Acting from UCLA.
She is married to actor Carlos Lacámara. They have two sons, Lucas and Diego.
She has a sister, Cathy Barbee, who currently resides in Charlotte, NC.
In 2001, Barbee wrote her first credited script for NBC's Providence, and has since written for Judging Amy (where she also served as executive producer and head writer), Close to Home, and was the executive producer for the canceled CBS series' Jericho, Swingtown, and Three Rivers.