graduated from the University of Missouri with a degree in communications and immediately made the move to Los Angeles to pursue her dream of becoming an actress. Smiley's dedication and hard work finally paid off with guest-starring roles on such shows as Beverly Hills, 90210
, Nash Bridges
, The Pretender
and Pensacola: Wings of Gold
In addition, Smiley hosted the music program Inside Tracks for a start-up cable network and Wild Chicago, a local variety magazine show in Chicago. Smiley also appeared in Mike Figgis' One Night Stand, before landing her current role on ABC's General Hospital. Smiley recently finished shooting a supporting role in the independent feature film Solid Ones.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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