Kelly Overton is an American actress best known for her roles as "Rikki Naylor" in HBO's "True Blood", and "Rain Wilkins" in ABC's "All My Children". She currently portrays Vanessa Helsing on Syfy's Van Hesling
Kelly is of Cherokee descent. She grew up in Massachusetts where she would later go to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and receive The Charles Jehlinger Award.
She known for theater as well television and film. Kelly performed off-Broadway in regional Shakespeare, and The Graduate. Her first and perhaps biggest role was All My Children.
Since then, she has appeared in many television series and films such as "Under New Management", "NCIS", "Psych", "CSI: Miami" and many others.
In March of 2004, she married fellow actor Judson Pearce Morgan, several years later, she'd give birth to her first child, Ever Evangeline Morgan. In 2012, they separated and filed for divorce.
- Graduated from Minnechaug Regional High School in 1997.
- Star athlete in school, played basketball, soccer and the high hurdles.