Cassandra Hepburn was born to an
English military official named Lewis and a Chinese/Philippine mother Nellie on
a small island off the coast of the Philippines called Leyte Island.
At an early age Cassandra decided that acting was her life's calling. She was
only 12 when she made her acting debut in Stephen King's "The Stand." After
graduating High School at 14, she moved to New York to fully devote herself to
the perfection of her craft, this led to a brief stint on the popular daytime
soap "As The World Turns."
Cassandra eventually moved to Paris to model with some of the top designers in
the world. She graced the modeling scene and worked for designers such as Sonia
Rykiel while living and studying in France. In 1999, Cassandra also spent some
time at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) taking courses in
Classical and Shakespearean acting.
has shared the screen with Dennis Hopper and Michael Madsen in Quentin Tarantino
Presents: Hellride directed by Larry Bishop (Kill Bill) which was the most
anticipated film at Sundance in 2008. She worked alongside Matthew McConaughey
in Surfer Dude playing Woody Harrelson's wife, Luanne. Cassandra has also worked
with such stars as Danny DeVito, Kim Basinger and Ray Liota in Even Money
directed by Mark Rydell, as well as a supporting role in Sydney Lumet's Find Me
Guilty, starring Vin Diesel.
Cassandra has also made a number of appearances on the small screen, the most
notable to date being a guest star in the TV series Medium, starring Patricia
Arquette as well as a reoccurring role on The Young and the Restless.
"Cassandra is what most should aspire to be, someone
that not only wanted to be a dreamer but wanted to live her dreams while doing
good in the world, her off screen efforts is what makes her an amazing person, I
am honored to know her and look forward to seeing this shinning start illuminate
brighter than ever before." stated UCW Radio Show Host Louis