Friday, December 30, 2011

FLASHBACK: Catching Up with the Stars of 'One Life to Live' - In 1979!

What was One Life to LIve like 32 years ago? We kick off our retro-fabulous celebration of One Live to Live Flashbacks with an article published in 1979 in "Daytime TV Soap Opera Special."  It gives a great sense of what it was like to be a part of OLTL in the '70s, with photos and quotes from  Jacquie Courtney, John Mansfield, Linda Dano, Tom Fuccello, Robin Strasser, Judith Light, Anthony George, Michael Storm, Erika Slezak, Lee Patterson, Brynn Thayer, Steve Fletcher, Julie Montgomery, Phillip MacHale, Jeff Pomerantz, Ellen Holly, Al Freeman Jr., Lee Lawson, Michael Ingram, Margaret Klenck, Tony Call, Gerald Anthony, Sally Gracie, Nat Polen, Tommy Lee Jones, Trish Van Devere and more.

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You can get another glimpse of ONE LIFE TO LIVE in 1979 on SOAPnet's 14-episode marathon on Sunday, January 1 at 10 a.m. ET.

- 50 Greatest Soap Actresses: #3 Erika Slezak
- 50 Greatest Soap Actresses: #5 Robin Strasser
- 50 Greatest Soap Actresses: #6 Judith Light
- 50 Greatest Soap Opera Actresses: Honorable Mention
- Judith Light: Soap Career Changed Dynamic of My Life (Video)
- OPEN LETTER: Ellen Holly Reveals The True Story Of Her Time At ONE LIFE TO LIVE
- 50 Greatest Soap Opera Actors: The Complete List


  1. Great array of articles! It was great seeing Lee Patterson again as well as Anthony George again. Thanks for uploading!!

  2. Glad you enjoyed them! We're just getting started - look for a new OLTL "classic" article daily thru mid January. =)