soap stars 10 year challenge photos
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Comparing daytime actor photos over a decade.

It’s the latest social media craze sweeping the internet to kick off 2019 – The 10-Year Challenge. Soap opera stars have joined in on the fun with side by side photos on their social media accounts consisting of one from 2009 followed by a current one from 2019 to show changes over the years. has collected various photos captioned by the daytime stars using the hashtag #10YearChallenge.

Bold and the Beautiful

Darin Brooks (Wyatt) asked for fan advice, “Alright… even though I hate the pic on the left… here’s my #10yearchallenge WTF?!? What was I doing??? What do you all think? For the better?” His wife Kelly Kruger (Eva; Y&R’s Mac) countered, “I clearly need to come up with more creative things to do with my hair 😂 #10yearchallenge 2008 – 2018 wow time FLIES!! This feels like yesterday.”

Days of our Lives

Lauren Koslow (Kate) stated, “#10yearchallenge not sure what it means… but it FLEW by!” Gilles Marini (Ted) added, “A lot is going through my mind, while I reminisce on the good, the bad and the ugly. I’m coming out with one thought. It’s really not about getting older that matters to me. It’s about the person I have become.”

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General Hospital

Michelle Stafford (Nina) shared one photo with her furbabies and another with her kids and joked, “Oh good God… Nothing has changed…! #10yearchallenge #replaceddogswithkids.” Anthony Montgomery (Andre) changed up the date and played a different take on the change, “Took me awhile to stop wearing “skin tight” shirts. It was the late 90’s, don’t judge😂 At least I know what I’ll look like if I lose my hair. #10yearchallenge.x 2.”

Young and the Restless

Kate Linder (Esther) acknowledged, “Despite the changes and challenges, the past 10 years have been full of memories that will last a lifetime!?” Daniel Goddard (Cane) gave a shout out to his Lane fans by posting a photo alongside Christel Khalil (Lily) captioned, “So… here’s the #10yearchallenge … #Lane style.” Christian Leblanc (Michael) put a funny spin on his comparison photo!

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Used to think I was so buff lol. #10yearchallenge #lol

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2008 vs 2018 #agingchallenge

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Fine I’ll play along. #10yearchallenge

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