Dahlia Salem is an American actress whose career started in the 1990s. She debuted playing the role of Sofia Carlino in the soap opera Another World. In the 2000s, she had guest roles in Now and Again, Third Watch, The Agency, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. She also had roles in the films New Port South, Paul Blart: Mall Cop, and The Nines. She went on to star in the television film Love Finds a Home. In the 2010s, she became best known for her starring role as Claire Walsh in the medical soap opera General Hospital.