On this date in...
1920: Legendary actress Frances Heflin was born in Oklahoma City. She is best remembered for her role as Mona, Erica's mother, on ALL MY CHILDREN. She died on June 1, 1994.
1999: On ONE LIFE TO LIVE, Kelly and Brian went to Dorian's cabin.
2001: SPYDER GAMES aired its final episode on MTV.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Victoria Mallory (ex-Leslie, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; ex-Denise, SANTA BARBARA) - 62
Debbi Morgan (THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; Angie, ALL MY CHILDREN/ex-THE CITY; ex-Ellen, PORT CHARLES; ex-Jennifer, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL; ex-Chantal, GENERATIONS) - 55
Gary Cole (ex-Wayne, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES; ex-Bob, THE WEST WING) - 55
Robert LaSardo (ex-Escobar, NIP/TUCK; ex-Manny, GENERAL HOSPITAL) - 48
Kristen Johnston (ex-Helen, UGLY BETTY) - 44
Enuka Okuma (ex-Sheri, MADISON) - 35
Charlie Weber (ex-Ben, BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER) - 33
Mandy Bruno (ex-Marina, GUIDING LIGHT) - 30
Sarah Glendening (Marissa, ALL MY CHILDREN; ex-Lucy, AS THE WORLD TURNS; ex-Nina, GUIDING LIGHT) - 29
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INTERVIEWS: Kin Shriner Lynn Herring (Part 2) Danna García Robin Mattson Kristian Alfonso
CASTING NEWS: Darin Brooks joining B&B Michelle Stafford leaving Y&R Hunter Tylo leaving B&B
Daytime Emmy Nominations Revealed! Jeanne Cooper dead at 84 - Tribute planned
ALL MY CHILDREN & ONE LIFE TO LIVE shakeup writing teams - Updated AMC/OLTL spoilers