One Life To Live Soap Digest
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Actor updates from October 9 – 16:
Soaps.com has the latest details surrounding what’s going on in the careers of the former “One Life To Live” actors. This week includes a Primetime appearance, how Texas fans can meet a former Daytime villainess, and the sad passing of a Llanview guest star…
Trevor St. John’s In The Family screenings:
Trevor St. John’s (ex-Victor Lord) film “In The Family” has scheduled numerous screenings – and one just might be in or around an area near you! Visit In The Family for dates and times.
David Chisum to American Horror Story: Asylum:
The actor who played Llanview’s Miles Laurence is heading back to Primetime. David Chisum will appear on an upcoming episode of “American Horror Story: Asylum” as a worried father – opposite Amy Farrington (“Hung”) as a worried mother. The FX series premieres on Wednesday October 17 at 10:00 PM.
Robin Strasser’s hotline up and running:
Fans who used to call in to hear what the actress who played Dorian Lord had to say are in luck! Robin Strasser tweeted that her hotline is back up and running.
Not so hot that I forgot: Robin’s HOTLINE 212 414-5300 NOW! I’m just starting to “warm up”:) Cool way to stay in touch. Aural gratification!
— robin strasser (@robinstrasser) October 4, 2012
Alice Barrett Mitchell in Doubt:
The Llanview actress who played Dr. Morrison from 2008 to 2012, as well as “Another World’s” Frankie Frame from 1991 to 1999, has turned up on stage. Alice Barrett Mitchell can be seen as Sister Aloysius in T. Schreiber Studio’s “Doubt,” which focuses on the suspicions of a Catholic school principal in regards to a young priest’s possible inappropriate relationship with a student. The play runs from October 10 through November 18 at the Gloria Maddox Theatre at 151 West 26 Street in New York City, New York. Visit Theater Mania to reserve your seats today.
Chris McKenna to guest on Castle:
Chris McKenna, who played Joey Buchanan from 1990 to 1993, will join another former Joey, Nathan Fillion, who played the role from 1994 to 2007, in his Primetime hit “Castle.” Look for McKenna to appear sometime in November as Simon Westport.
— Chris McKenna (@ChrisLMcKenna) October 4, 2012
Jessica Leccia to 30 Rock:
The actress who played Llanview’s Inez Salinger has a new gig! Look for Jessica Leccia to appear in a guest spot in “30 Rock’s” seventh and final season. Though an air date has yet to be announced, tune in to the NBC series Thursdays at 8:00 PM.
Catherine Hickland to hypnotize at Texas Fair.
The actress who played Llanview's Lindsay Rappaport has scheduled yet another spot for her comedy hypnosis show. Hickland will be at the Heart O' Texas Hot Fair & Rodeo from now through Saturday October 13. Visit Heart O' Texas Hot Fair & Rodeo for specific dates, times and admission details.
Antoine Ashley passes away at 27:
Former Llanview guest star Antoine Ashley, best remembered as Sahara Davenport, has died at the young age of 27. Though details surrounding his death were unknown at the time, Ashley was a 2010 contestant on the hit show "Rupaul's Drag Race."
Josh Casaubon narrates Investigation Discovery:
If you're a fan of Discovery ID's show "Investigation Discovery" you may have recognized the narrative voice from last week's episodes. It was "One Life To Live's" very own Josh Casaubon (ex-Hugh Hughes).
Sean Ringgold to Blue Bloods:
It looks as though the actor who played Shawn Evans, Sean Ringgold, will be appearing in an upcoming episode of CBS' "Blue Bloods," which airs Fridays at 10:00 PM.
Hey Guys day 1 on set of Blue Bloods . Working with some really cool Actors God is good.instagr.am/p/QUy53IOZ2S/
— Sean Ringgold (@SeanRinggold) October 3, 2012
Judith Light joins Dallas:
The actress who played Karen Wolek from 1977 to 1983 has landed a role on season two of TNT's "Dallas." For more details visit our Dallas Comings and Goings.
One Life To Live Fun Fact:
Did you know that redheaded beauty Melissa Archer, who played Natalie Buchanan from 2001 to2012, is a natural brunette? She sure is - maybe her choice of color has something to do with the fact that she considers Lucille Ball to be her idol.
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