Famous actors who started out on soap operas
The secret sudsy beginnings of your favorite superstars
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Daytime soap operas don't exactly have a reputation for high art, but they hook thousands upon thousands of viewers and for what seems like thousands upon thousands of episodes, so there’s something to it! If anything, soaps have proven to be the first rung on the ladder of fame for many well-known and award-winning stars.
Check out this gallery to see which actors have gotten their start on daytime soap operas.
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