Who are some famous celebrities who started out on soap operas?

22 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favourite answer

    As the World Turns:

    Meg Ryan(originally Betsy)

    Julianne Moore(Frannie/Sabrina)

    Marisa Tomia

    Parker Posey

    Lindsey Lohan

    Jason Briggs

    One Life to Life

    Ryan Phillipe

    Kevin Bacon-Search for Tomorrow

    Kyra Sedgwick-Another World

    Demi Moore-GH

    John Stamos-GH


    Jack Wager-GH

    David Hasselhoff-The Young and the Restless

    Shemar Moore-The Young and the Restless

    Luke Perry-Another World

    Anne Heche-Another World

    Knots Landing-

    Halle Berry

    Alec Baldwin

    Gary Sinse


    Vivica A. Fox

    Aussie Soap:


    Hugh Jackman

    Guy Pearce

    Kylie Minogue

    Guilding Light-

    Taye Diggs

    Sherry Springfield

    Melina Kanakaredes

    Kevin Bacon

  • 1 decade ago

    Sigorney Weaver, Ted Danson, Kelsey Grammer,

    Hayden P.(Heroes' cheerleader),Eric Roberts, Ray Liotta. Julianne Moore. Meg Ryan.Anne Heche....Eddie Cibrian. Roberta Maxwell.

    depends on who you think is "famous" and a "celebrity". Some of these performers did a day or a week of soap opera work, others months, some years.

  • 5 years ago

    Julianne Moore - As The World Turns Marisa Tomei - As The World Turns Melina Kanakeredes - The Guiding Light Shemar Moore - The Young and The Restless Eddie Cibrian - The Young and the Restless Tamara Tunie - As The World Turns Kyra Sedgwick - Another World Taye Diggs - The Guiding Light Parker Posey - As The World Turns Luke Perry - Another World John Stamos - General Hospital Jason Biggs - As The World Turns Anne Heche - Another World Demi Moore - General Hospital Sherry Stringfield - The Guiding Light

  • 1 decade ago

    Brad Pitt-Another World & Dallas

    Kevin Bacon

    Kelly Ripa

    Alec Baldwin

    Demi Moore-General Hospital

    Morgan Freeman-Another World

    Kyra Sedgwick=Another World

    Eva Longoria

    Kelsey Grammer

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  • myllur
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Almost every famous celebrities started out from soap operas.

  • 1 decade ago

    Here's a fun little quiz for what you are seeking:


    Meg Ryan

    Kevin Bacon

    Sarah Michelle Gellar

    Leonardo DiCaprio

    Demi Moore

    Brad Pitt

    Calista Flockhart

    Kelsey Grammer

    Anne Heche


  • 1 decade ago

    Tommy Lee Jones (One Life to live), Julianne Moore, Meg Ryan (As the World Turns), Tom Sellick, David Hasselhoff, (Young and restless), Jesse Metcalfe (Passions), Robin Wright Penn (Santa Barbara), Kim Delaney (All My Children), Nia Long (Guiding Light), Rebecca Gayheart, Michael Weatherly (Loving)

    Source(s): soap opera digest and being a huge fan of the soap genre...
  • zoril
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    I believe Tom Selleck started out doing soap operas.

  • 1 decade ago

    Demi Moore, Ricky Martin, John Stamos, Jack Wagner, Tom Selleck, Meg Ryan and George Clooney to name a few.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    To name a few:

    Sarah Michelle Gellar

    Meg Ryan

    Demi Moore

    Tommy Lee Jones

    Kelly Ripa

    Kim Delaney

    Ricky Martin

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