Jennifer Gareis is well-known for her role on CBS’ THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, where she portrayed Grace Turner from 1997 to 2004 and then again in 2014.
Her feature film credits include “Luckytown,” “Miss Congeniality,” “The 6th Day,” “Venus on the Halfshell” and the short “Honking Cab.” Most recently, Gareis starred in “Harvesting” in 2018.
Before launching her acting career, Gareis worked in New York as a model, appearing in the pages of leading publications such as Glamour, Fitness, Esquire and Women’s Wear Daily. Gareis is originally from Lancaster, Pa. and attended Franklin & Marshall College in her hometown, earning a Bachelor of Science in accounting. She went on to attend Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif., where she earned her MBA.
Gareis resides in Los Angeles with her husband, Bobby Ghassemieh, and their children, Gavin and Sophia.
Her birthday is August 1. Follow her on Twitter @Jennifergareis and Instagram @jennifergareis.