Robin Strasser (Dorian Lord Vickers on One Life To Live)

Current Character: Dorian Lord Vickers

Birthday: 1945-05-07

Birthplace: Born in Bronx, New York

Marital Status: Single

Biography

After graduating from the School of Performing Arts, Robin attended the Yale School of Drama on a full scholarship. She loved theater so much that she continued performing on stage while working in daytime television, appearing on Broadway in such productions as The Shadow Box and Chapter Two. Most recent, in 2004, Robin performed at the Papermill Playhouse in The Tale of the Allergist's Wife.

The daytime, award-winning actress has several primetime television credits. Robin has starred in shows such as Baby M, Glitz, Blind Faith, Lady Boss, Knots Landing, and Coach, along with guest-star appearances on Murphy Brown, Dear John, Murder She Wrote, China Beach, The Young Riders, Highway to Heaven, Civil Wars and Dharma and Greg.

Being a certified Level-One Kripalu Yoga teacher, Robin leads workshops on yoga as support for mid-life transition. She loves to hike, cook, and has renovated 18 houses and apartments. Sharing her home with her 15-pound Maltese, Robin has declared 'Scooter' to be her surrogate daughter.

Career Highlights

One Life to Live - Dorian Lord (1979 - 1987, 1993 - February 23, 2000; April 2, 2003 - August 25, 2011)
As the World Turns - Rachel Davis
All My Children - Christina Karras
Passions - Hecuba (2001)
Loose Women - Mrs. Hayes (1996)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmy Awards Pre-Nomination - Outstanding Lead Actress (2008)
Daytime Emmy Awards Pre-Nomination - Outstanding Lead Actress (2006)
Soap Opera Digest Award Winner - Outstanding Scene Stealer (2001)
Soap Opera Digest Award Winner - Outstanding Lead Actress (1996)
Soap Opera Update Award Winner - Best Actress (1996)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Nomination - Outstanding Lead Actress (1995; 1988)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Nomination - Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role (1986)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Nomination - Outstanding Contribution by an Actor/Actress to the Form of Continuing Drama Who is Currently on a Daytime Serial (1986)
Daytime Emmy Awards Winner - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama (1982)
Daytime Emmy Awards Nomination - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama (1981; 1983; 1985)