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    Tuesday, August 29 2006


    Halle Berry - Knots Landing!
    Before becoming box office draws and Oscar winners, some of our favorite celebrities were Soap Stars! Take a look:

    Kathleen Turner - Nola Dancy Aldrich - The Doctors (1978-1979)

    John Stamos - Blackie Parish - General Hospital (1982-1984)

    William Fichtner - Rod Landry/Josh Snyder - As the World Turns (1987 - 1993)

    Lauren Hill - Kira Johnson - As the World Turns (1991)

    Parker Posey - Tess Shelby - As the World Turns (1991 - 1992)

    Marisa Tomei - Marci Thompson - As the World Turns (1983 - 1985)

    James Van Der Beek - Stephen Anderson As the World Turns - (1995)

    Swoosie Kurtz - Ellie Bradley As the World Turns (1971)

    Jason Biggs - Pete Wendall - As the World Turns (1994 - 1995)

    Jordana Brewster - Nikki Munson - As the World Turns (1995 - 1998)

    Kyra Sedgwick - Julia Shearer - As the World Turns (1982 - 1983)

    Halle Berry - Ex- Debbie - Knots Landing

    Larry Riley - Ex- Frank and Ex-Calvin - The Doctors

    Heath Ledger - Ex-Scott - Home & Away

    Ashley Judd - Ex-Reed - Sisters

    Julianne Moore - Twin sisters, Frannie & Sabrina Hughes - As the World Turns (1985-1988)

    Meg Ryan - Betsey Stewart Montgomery Andropolous - As the World Turns (1982-1984)

    Brad Pitt - Another World- Chris (Two episodes - 1998)


    Heath Ledger - Home & Away!
    Courtney Cox - Bunny - As the World Turns

    Anne Heche - Vicky/Marley Hudson - Another World (1987 - 1991)

    Leonardo Dicaprio - Mason Capwell - Santa Barbara (1990)

    Sarah Michelle Gellar - Kendall - Daughter of Erica Kane - All My Children (1993 - 1995.)

    Alec Baldwin- Billy Aldrich - The Doctors (1980-1982)

    Demi Moore - Laura's journalist sister, Jackie Templeton - General Hospital (1982 - 1983.)

    Ryan Phillipe - Billy Douglas - One Life to Live (1998 - 1993)

    Taye Diggs - Adrien "Sugar" Hill -Guiding Light (1997)

    Robin Wright Penn - Santa Barbara - Kelly Capwell (1984 - 1988)

    Ricky Martin - General Hospital (1994)

    Tommy Lee Jones - Dr Mark Toland - One Life to Live(1971 - 1975)


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    USER COMMENTS

    Posted by rainlovesdays at Wednesday, August 30 2006 04:39 PM

    Yep, Kyra Sedwick - Julia McKinnon - Another World (mid 80's, not exactly sure of the years)

    Posted by Chrissi_Soaps.com at Wednesday, August 30 2006 07:26 PM

    Thanks for the heads up, Rainlovesdays! I alwasy appreciate getting the scoop from you!

    I posted it along with the date, which I googled! :P

    As well I'd like to thank everyone else who has sent me a few of the other ones I recently posted,... Thanks to Shannon (Our very own Telenovela writer!) for Anne Heche and Leo Decaprio, and thanks to Dusty A. for this cool site that I got a few more from!

    http://groups.msn.com/getintoatwt/oakdaleroots.msnw

    Cheers,
    Chrissi
    Editor-in-Chief

    Posted by llimon8765 at Thursday, August 31 2006 02:11 PM

    Kathleen Turner-Nola on The Doctors.

    Posted by Chrissi_Soaps.com at Thursday, September 07 2006 06:20 AM

    Thanks to Christine A. for John Stamos! I don't know how I could have forgotten!

    Thanks llimon8765, for Kathleen Turner!

    Posted by cincin at Friday, September 08 2006 12:42 PM

    Brad Pitt was on Dallas before Another World.

    Posted by cincin at Friday, September 08 2006 12:43 PM

    Ray Liotta played Joey Perrini on Another World in the late 70's or early 80's.

    Posted by Chrissi_Soaps.com at Monday, October 23 2006 02:10 PM

    Very cool, guys!! I also found James Earl Jones played (Dr. Jerry Turner; 1966) on ATWT!!

    Posted by NikoSwavae at Monday, May 07 2007 07:48 AM

    Vanessa Marcil-Brenda-General Hospital(early 90's to 2003)

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