Boti Ann Bliss (born October 23, 1975) is an American film and television actress. Notable roles include her semi-recurring role as Maxine Valera in the television crime drama CSI: Miami. Her other roles include the 2002 film Ted Bundy and 2003 film National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze.

Personal Life[]

Bliss had an unusual childhood, growing up along with her brother and three sisters in a teepee outside Aspen, Colorado, with her stepfather and her mother, who knitted and sold custom sweaters.

She married film director Blair Hayes in 2010. She gave birth to a boy, Ashby Buck, on March 15, 2011.


Year Film Role Notes
1994 Rebel Highway Julie's friend Episode "Road Racers"
1994 Cybill Kyra Episode "All of Me"
Cracker: Mind Over Murder Tina Episode "Tis Pity She's a Whore"
1998 The Magnificent Seven Emily Episode "Working Girls"
Love Boat: The Next Wave Theresa Episode "Smooth Sailing"
The Secret Lives of Men Kim #1 Episode "Phil's Problem"
The Pretender Sandi Episode "Parole"
1997–1999 Nash Bridges Angela Martin / Lorraine Robbins 3 episodes
Pacific Blue Amy Duke 2 episodes
1999 Warlock III: The End of Innocence Robin Film
2000 FreakyLinks Waitress Episode "Subject: Coelacanth This!"
Charmed Abbey 2 episodes
Dumped June Film
2001 Bubble Boy Cashier Film
2002 Panic Zoe Film
Ted Bundy Lee Film
2003 Power Play Sara Rose Film
National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze Dominique the Hooker Film
2004 CSI: Miami Maxine Valera (voice) Video Game
Broken and Bleeding Moira Film
2005 The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green Gretyl Film
2006 I'm Reed Fish Waitress Film
2008 Pulse 2 Marta Direct to video
2003–2009 CSI: Miami Maxine Valera 76 episodes
2010 Night Music Tricia Film
The Young and the Restless Lynn Jacobs 2 episodes
The Perfect Teacher Rachel TV movie
2011 The Perfect Roommate Carrie Remington TV movie
2012 Gabe The Cupid Dog Sara Film
2013 Merryland Bethesda TV movie
Lucky Dog Amber 2013

Bones 1 episode Judith Lanfranco

2014 Stage Kiss Sonny
2015 A Teacher's Obsession Jane Cunningham TV movie