This page uses content from the Patsy Pease biography page on the English version of Wikipedia and is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. This list of authors can be seen in the page history. Rotten Tomatoes disclaims any and all warranties as to the accuracy or reliability of the content.
Patsy Pease (born July 5, 1956 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina) is an American soap opera actress, most known for her role as Kimberly Brady Donovan on Days of Our Lives.
Her first soap opera role was of Cissie Mitchell on Search for Tomorrow, a role she played from 1979 until 1982.
In 1984, she debuted as Kimberly Brady Donovan on Days. She was half of a very popular supercouple, as many viewers were interested in her love affair and eventual marriage to Charles Shaughnessy's character, Shane Donovan. In 1990, she left the show abruptly when a storyline decision dictated that Kimberly would come to terms with her uncle sexually abusing her as a child. She returned again from 1991-1992 and from and has made several guest appearances over the years since.
When she returned to Days in 1991, she went public with her own story: her mother had emotionally and physically abused her for years. She left the show again in 1992 when she suffered a nervous breakdown.
Nowadays, Pease lectures to support groups and tells others about her childhood and how she eventually forgave her mother.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify the biographical information on this page under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.