Ilene Kristen

One Life to Live Stars Support Feast of Famous Faces

Former One Life to Live stars James and Kassie DePaiva (pictured with son JQ DePaiva above) showed their support for the 19th Annual Feast With Famous Faces on October 22 in New York City. The Feast, which raises money to benefit the Center for Hearing and Communication, which provides programs and services of the hearing impaired. The DePaiva’s former OLTL co-stars Ilene Kristen and Susan Batten also attended the feast. See more photos after the jump!


One Life to Live and Guiding Light Alums Fight Cancer at Daytime Stars and Strikes (PHOTOS)

Former One Life to Live and Guiding Light stars came together at the 9th Annual Daytime Stars and Strikes charity bowling event on Oct. 7 at Bowlmor Lanes in New York City. Hosted by Jerry verDorn (ex–Clint, OLTL; ex-Ross, GL) and Elizabeth Keifer (ex-Blake, GL), the event helped raise money to strike out cancer and support the American Cancer Society. See more photos from the event after the jump!


ABC Soap Stars Enjoy Lea DeLaria’s Final Performance at 54 Below

Former One Life to Live star Ilene Kristen and All My Children grad Christian Campbell  were in the audience for Lea DeLaria’s final performance at 54 Below in New York City. DeLaria, who portrayed the memorable Madame Delphina on OLTL, entertained ticket holders on July 23, July 30 and August 6.

For more on  DeLaria and to check out her Jazz albums visit her official website or find her on Facebook.

Watch a clip from DeLaria’s 2011 performance of “I Can Cook Too” after the jump and check out more photos of Kristen and Campbell with DeLaria at 54 Below.


OLTL’s Ilene Kristen and Robin Strasser are Divalicious at 26th Annual Night of a Thousand Gowns

Former One Life to Live divas Ilene Kristen and Robin Strasser (pictured with Doris Dear above) attended the 26th Annual Night of a Thousand Gowns on March 31, in New York City. Held at the Marriott Marquis, the event recognized celebrity photographer Mike Ruiz.  Proceeds raised will benefit PFLAG New York City and New Alternatives.   For more information visit Check out more photos of Kristen and Strasser at the 26th Annual Night of a Thousand Gowns after the jump! READ MORE

One Life to Live's Ilene Kristen to Guest on Law & Order: SVU

Soap Opera Digest is reporting that scene stealer Ilene Kristen has landed a guest role on NBC's Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. According to the magazine, Kristen will play Evelyn Higgens. The character is the wife of Fred Sandow (Michael McKean) and mixes things up with the entire cast. Kristen's episode is slated to air Feb. 8.

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit airs Weds at 10 pm EST on NBC

OLTL Stars Pop up at NEWSical The Musical Opening Night

Former One Life to Live stars Shenell Edmonds (pictured above), Sean Ringgold (pictured above), Ilene Kristen, Tonja Walker and Shenaz Treasury were among the stars who turned out for the opening night return of NEWSical The Musical on February 1. The off-Broadway show premiered an updated set lampooning headline grabbers and news makers at Theatre Row’s The Kirk Theatre in New York City. Visit Theatre Row for ticket information and see more photos after the jump! READ MORE