SHARNI VINSON (Natalie) is best known, in her native
Australia, for the role of Cassie Turner in the long-running
television series "Home and Away." Her performance earned her a Best New Talent
nomination at the
TV Week Logie Awards. Born in Sydney, Australia, and raised in Cronulla Beach,
she began singing, dancing
and acting at a young age. At the age of 17, she was signed to Roadshow Music
where she was a member of
the R&B group Foxfire.
Vinson relocated to Los Angeles in 2008 and was immediately embraced by the
She booked guest lead roles in "NCIS," "CSI: NY," "My Boys" and the pilot
"Austin Golden Hour." In addition to
performing, Vinson is also an accomplished athlete, having represented New South
Wales at the National
Swimming Championships for several years in a row, and she continues to hold
numerous swimming records.