‘The Young and the Restless’: Camryn Grimes Age, Height, Instagram, Partner, and More

The Young and the Restless star Camryn Grimes is one of the cast’s most talented actors. Since 1997 she’s been wowing audiences with her performances as Cassie Newman and Mariah Copeland. Grimes recently made news with the history Teriah wedding. As fans await the next chapter in Mariah’s story, let’s look at some fun facts about Grimes.

'The Young and the Restless' actor Camryn Grimes wearing a silver dress during a red carpet appearance.
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‘The Young and the Restless’ star Camryn Grimes’ age, height, and career

On January 7, 1990, Grimes was born in Van Nuys, California. The actor is 32 years old, and according to The Famous People, she’s five foot – five inches tall. Grimes is the oldest of seven children and comes from an acting family. Her uncle is Scott Grimes from American Dad and The Orville.

In 1997, Grimes joined The Young and the Restless in the role of Cassie. Cassie is introduced as the daughter of Sharon Newman (Sharon Case), who was given up for adoption as an infant. Viewers fell in love with Cassie, and at 10 years old, she won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actress.

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Grimes portrayed Cassie until the character was killed off in 2005. The actor made several returns as Cassie’s spirit, who offered guidance to her parents during distressing times. In 2014, Grimes returned full-time as Mariah, who was Cassie’s long-lost twin sister.

Aside from her work on the CBS soap opera, Grimes played Hugh Jackman’s daughter in Swordfish. She also guest-starred on JAG, Animal Kingdom, and was in the Channing Tatum movie Magic Mike.

Camryn Grimes is active on Instagram

Like many of her The Young and the Restless co-stars, Grimes is active on social media, especially Instagram. The actor has over 129,000 followers on the media platform, and her fans have learned a lot about Grimes’ life. Grimes is always sharing promos and behind-the-scenes photos from the soap opera set.

Grimes goes on vacation adventures and hiking in the woods when she’s not busy filming. The actor is a massive Star Wars and Disney fan and often posts photos of visits to amusement parks. After a fun-filled day, Grimes likes to unwind at home with her pups, Riley and Burgess.

‘The Young and the Restless’ actor recently became engaged

Grimes recently participated in The Young and the Restless history with the wedding of Mariah and Tessa Porter (Cait Fairbanks). Mariah and Tessa became the first same-sex couple to marry on the soap opera. It was an exciting and proud moment for Grimes, Fairbanks, and Teriah fans.

But that’s not the only wedding Grimes will be planning. As reported by People, Grimes and her boyfriend, voice actor Brock Powell became engaged in January 2022. The couple has been dating since March 2020, and Powell made sure the proposal was a special occasion for his fiancée.

Powell popped the question on Grimes’ 32nd birthday and, for the big day, went with a particular theme. Since he and Grimes are Disney buffs, Powell decorated their backyard to look reminiscent of the film Up. When the time came for Powell to get on bended knee, Grimes was overcome with emotion.

“Honestly, my mind was blank, and all I could say was, ‘Oh, my God,’ over and over again. I was just so bowled over by the presentation and the fact that it was actually happening, I couldn’t think of anything else to say! It was so deeply touching,” she explained.

Grimes certainly has learned some pointers about weddings, with her character now hitched. Wonder if Grimes and Powell’s ceremony will top the Teriah wedding?

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