Paul Wesley Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Paul Wesley is a film and television actor who is best known for playing multiple roles on The Vampire Diaries, but most noticeably Stefan Salvatore. He also got his start on soaps. The actor has appe…

James Earl Jones Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

James Earl Jones is a film, theater, and television actor who arguably has the best voice in all of Hollywood. The actor has been in so many blockbuster films including Field of Dreams, The Lion King,…

Cicely Tyson Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Cicely Tyson is a legendary film, theater, and television actress who has been doing amazing work in Hollywood for over 50 years. Tyson is best known for her roles in Sounder, The Help, Roots, and Kin…

Nia Long Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Nia Long is best known for being on television shows such as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Empire, and Third Watch. She was also on a soap. Along with her soap and television career, Long has also been…

Brittany Snow Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Brittany Snow has been acting professionally since she was a teenager and has been in movies like Hairspray, John Tucker Must Die,  the Pitch Perfect trilogy, and Netflix’s Someone Great. She…

Kevin Bacon Facts: Celebrities Who Started On Soaps

Kevin Bacon is an actor and a musician best known for starring in films such as Diner, Footloose, A Few Good Men, Apollo 13, and Mystic River. He also started his incredible career in the soap world. …

Hayden Panettiere Facts: Celebrities Who Started On Soaps

Hayden Panettiere began her career as a child actor on a couple of soaps, but she quickly established a name for herself and has landed a number of film and TV roles well into adulthood. Panettiere ha…

Taye Diggs Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Taye Diggs is an accomplished film and television actor, but he’s also a Broadway legend. The actor is best known for starring on the ABC medical drama Private Practice as Dr. Sam Bennett, but he has …

Guiding Light Classic Character Recap: Ross Marler

Throughout soap opera history there have been characters who started out ambitious but turned into good guys. One such character is Ross Marler, played by two-time Emmy-winner and fan-favorite Jerry v…

Guiding Light History: Remembering India Von Halkein

Throughout soap opera history there have been powerful women who stop at nothing to get what they want. India von Halkein, played deliciously by Mary Kay Adams, was one such woman as fans of Guiding L…