Maura West

Maura West

Maura West  American Actress

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Maura West and Scott DeFreitas are married.


Maura West was previously married to Jonathan Knight (1995 - 1999).


Maura West is a 44 year old American Actress. Born Maura Jo Snyder on 27th April, 1972 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA, she is famous for As The World Turns, The Young and the Restless in a career that spans 1995–present. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Maura West has been in 11 on-screen matchups, including Austin Peck in As the World Turns (1956), Jon Hensley in As the World Turns (1956), Benjamin Hendrickson in As the World Turns (1956), Eric Braeden in The Young and the Restless (1973) and Joshua Morrow in The Young and the Restless (1973).

Maura West is a member of the following lists: American soap opera actresses, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series winners and Daytime Emmy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 19 years, 10 months 12 years, 11 months 5 years
Total2 19 years, 10 months 12 years, 11 months 5 years


First Name Maura
Middle Name Jo
Last Name West
Maiden Name Snyder
Full Name at Birth Maura Jo Snyder
Alternative Name Maura Jo West DeFreitas
Age 44 years
Birthday 27th April, 1972
Birthplace Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
Build Slim
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Boston University College of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame As The World Turns, The Young and the Restless
Year(s) Active 1995–present

Maura West DeFreitas (born Maura Jo Snyder; April 27, 1972) is an American actress, best known for her 15-year portrayal as Carly Snyder on the CBS daytime soap opera As the World Turns, a role she held from 1995 until the series finale in 2010. West later portrayed the role Diane Jenkins on The Young and the Restless from September 2010 to August 2011, and as of 2013, currently portrays mob heiress Ava Jerome on General Hospital.

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Maura West44 TaurusActress
Scott DeFreitas47 VirgoActor
Jonathan Knight-Visual Effects


Benjamin CrawfordMaleJune, 199620 years old
Joseph PeterMale29th March, 200016 years old
Katherine MarieFemale9th January, 200214 years old
Basil JohnMale30th January, 20079 years old
Birdie WestFemale16th June, 20097 years old


Come Back to Me2014EileenMovie
The Young and the Restless1973Diane JenkinsTV Show
General Hospital1963Ava JeromeTV Show
As the World Turns1956Carly TenneyTV Show

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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

wandaSep 10, 2010

You all are apart of my life.Iam so upset over this. love wanda

maryOct 23, 2009

Hi Mauri, Hope you will be back on As the World Turns soon. Congratulations on your baby girl. How is Scott? We miss him as Andy. I had a chance to meet you both several years ago in Florida at Sears when you were there. thanks-- Hope you win the Emmy.

nebitaOct 22, 2008

i love you Mauraaaaaa

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