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Deanna Russo stars in NBC's two-hour movie "Knight Rider" as Sarah Graiman, the childhood best friend and one-time girlfriend of Mike Traceur (Justin Bruening), son of Michael Knight. Graiman seeks out Knight's help when she receives word that her father and KITT creator, Charles Graiman (Bruce Davison), is missing.
Russo is best known for her role as Dr. Logan Armstrong on the daytime drama "The Young and the Restless." She has guest-starred on "N.C.I.S.," "How I Met Your Mother," "Charmed," "CSI" and "CSI: New York." Her feature-film credits include "Ghost Voyage," "Dirt on Leaves," "The Believers" and "Rest Stop."
Russo's talent isn't limited to just in front of the camera. She co-produces "Underground," a top-rated cable program that promotes alternative television. Most recently, she has produced and directed "Taste of Kream," which has been shown at both the New Orleans Film Festival and the London Film Festival. Among Russo's theater credits are "Closer," "MacBeth" and "Chamber Music."
Russo enjoys sports, horseback riding, dance and singing, and currently resides in Los Angeles. Her birthday is October 17.