Tim Robbins Facts: Celebrities Who Started on Soaps

Tim Robbins is best known for playing Andy Dufresne in The Shawshank Redemption, but the actor has been in other films such as Mystic River, War of the Worlds, and Jacob’s Ladder. He also appeared on …

Robin Wright Facts: Celebrities Who Started On Soaps

Robin Wright is best known for appearing in movies like The Princess Bride, Forrest Gump, and Wonder Woman, as well as TV shows like House of Cards. Of course, she started her career on a soap! Wright…

Leonardo DiCaprio Facts: Celebrities Who Started On Soaps

Leonardo DiCaprio is a wildly successful actor who has been in everything from The Revenant to Titanic to The Wolf of Wall Street. But DiCaprio got his start in television when he was a kid, and even …

Santa Barbara Classic Character Recap: Kelly Capwell

Victimized heroines are a dime a dozen. There’s literally been a score (or four) throughout soap opera history. But poor Kelly Capwell – the perennial-in-peril princess from Santa Barbara …

Law and Order Revisited: Santa Barbara Owners At War

Lawsuits and court cases are a staple of soap opera storytelling. But every once in a while, legal matters such as these can ensnare your favorite daytime performers and the writers who delicately cra…

Santa Barbara Wayback: Remember Keith Timmons

Crime doesn’t usually pay. But if you’re a character like Keith Timmons – the rakish District Attorney on Santa Barbara – being bad pulls in the big bucks. Played by Justin Dea…

Santa Barbara Wayback: Remember Eden Capwell

In just a few, short, introductory scenes — and for most of her tenure — Santa Barbara’s Eden Capwell proved it was a fallacy that all blond-haired heiresses were merely damsels in d…

Santa Barbara Wayback: Remember Julia Wainwright

She was smart-mouthed, street smart and a shark in the courtroom. In fact, Julia Wainwright, Santa Barbara’s feisty legal eagle was the total package and one of the all-time greatest female char…

Santa Barbara Wayback: Remember Mason Capwell

It’s only fitting that Santa Barbara, one of the most atypical serials in soap opera history, would birth such an atypical leading man like Mason Capwell. He wasn’t a swashbuckling adventu…