Cassidy was born on April 22nd in Chicago, and has lived in Montana, Vermont, New York and Bolivia before finding home in Santa Monica, CA. She grew up loving theatre, dance and opera. As well as waterpolo, volleyball, horsebackriding and mischief. She is the youngest of three children with two brothers, voice actor Crispin Freeman and musician/actor/producer Clark Freeman. She graduated from The Latin School of Chicago and then Magna Cum Laude from Middlebury College in 2005 with degrees in Theater and Spanish.
She burst onto the scene as quirky, high-tech thief, Veronica Sharpe, in the award-winning short film, RAZOR SHARP, which was her first introduction the Comic-Con crowd. RAZOR SHARP won “Best Action Film” at the 2007 Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival.
In September 2008 Freeman began starring in the Superman-inspired science fiction drama, Smallville. She played Tess Mercer, Lex Luthor’s efficient successor who takes over LuthorCorp when he disappears as acting CEO. Freeman continued this role until the show ended in May 2011.
Freeman starred in and Co-Produced the thriller film YellowBrickRoad which was written and directed by Andy Mitton and Jesse Holland. She has appeared in several films and television series including, Finishing The Game, CSI:Las Vegas, CSI:New York, Cold Case and a recent appearance in The Playboy Club. Freeman will be seen next on her new series on A&E called Longmire set to air Summer 2012.
Cassidy, her brother, Clark and Andy Mitton formed the band called “The Real D’Coy”, where Freeman sings and plays piano. When not working, she spends her time making music, surfing and playing with her dog, Shasta.
Cassidy is looking forward to meeting her fans in Brisbane, November 5th and 6th, 11am to 5pm (breaks aside) with at least one publically accessible Q&A free with admission (auditorium attendance limits apply), being in photos* and signing* for fans.
* Fees apply: $30 per autograph and $40 per photo (professional 8 x 10 photo printed on the spot)
Guest confirmed other commitments and health pending.