Laura Wright is an American actress. She started acting in the early ’90s. Her first role was as Ally Rescott Bowman on the soap opera Loving. She reprised her role on the continuation show The City. She later landed the part of Cassie Layne Winslow on another soap opera, Guiding Light. She became further known after she got the role of Carly Corinthos on the medical soap opera General Hospital. She’s been on the show since 2005. For her performance, she won the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the Daytime Emmy Awards in 2011. She has also since earned nominations.