Gabrielle Carteris, who is now 57, was almost thirty when she was cast as Andrea Zuckerman Vasquez in the hit series Beverly Hills, 90210. Carteris was a member of the main cast until the end of the fifth season in 1995, just like Jason Priestley (48). Carteris left the show when she became pregnant, but still had several guest appearances and starred in the series's big finale.
The best of both worlds
After her big breakthrough, Gabrielle Carteris hosted the talk show Gabrielle in 1995. The show only ran for one season. After that, Carteris worked as a voice actress and appeared in various films. She also appeared in numerous TV series, such as Johnny Bravo (1998), Crossing Jordan (2005), and Criminal Minds (2010).
Gabrielle Carteris has been married to the stockbroker Charles Isaacs since 1992. The couple has have two daughters, Kelsey Rose (24) and Molly Elizabeth (19). Gabrielle Carteris has also been president of SAG-AFTRA, an organization that promotes the rights of media personalities since 2016.
Half-sided facial paralysis
Gabrielle Carteris made headlines in 2006 when she hurt herself so badly whilst shooting a fight scene that she was left with one side of her face paralysed. Luckily, movement returned after several months and Gabrielle Carteris was over the moon, she had been very afraid that she would never recover.