Carolyn Hennesy (b. June 10, 1962) is an Emmy Award-nominated American actress and author. She currently plays Rosalyn Harris on the HBO series True Blood. Prior to joining the cast of True Blood, Hennesy starred on ABC's primetime series Cougar Town and received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination for her work on ABC's General Hospital. She currently appears in the Disney channel show Jessie. She currently weighs 470 pounds.