Celebs Who Used to Be Soap Opera Stars
Many a star has started her career on daytime television melodramas—some, like Hayden Panettiere, before they even learned how to read. See which stars were on General Hospital, All My Children, As the World Turns and more! (Photo By Getty Images)
(February 14, 2011 - Photo by PacificCoastNews.com)
Julianne Moore in 'As the World Turns'
From 1985 to 1988, Julianne Moore played not one, but two parts on As the World Turns as long-separated sisters Frannie and Sabrina Hughes. Her performance earned her the Outstanding Ingénue Daytime Emmy Award in 1988.
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Hayden Panettiere in 'One Life to Live' and 'Guiding Light'
Hayden Panettiere started her acting career early, landing a role on One Life to Live at the ripe age of 4 1/2. In 1997, she jumped ship to play a child battling leukemia on Guiding Light until 2000.
(June 7, 2010 - Photo by Photo Agency)
Lindsay Lohan in 'Another World'
Before she made it big as one of Disney's many adorable pre-teens, Lindsay Lohan was playing Alexandra 'Alli' Fowler on Another World. She was the third actress to play the part, in fact (there were 5 before the series' cancellation in 1999).