Kristen Alderson

UPDATE: Van Hughes Cast as Cole on One Life to Live!

Broadway actor and singer Van Hughes has been cast as Cole Thornhart for One Life to Live's ABC Daytime finale. Hughes will finish out the character's storyline, as Brandon Buddy had to be recast after one day of filming his stint reprising the popular role. The scenes Buddy filmed will reportedly be reshot. READ MORE

EMERGENCY RECAST: Brandon Buddy to Be Replaced as One Life to Live's Cole!




A bit of sad news for the Sole fans, according to sources the character of Cole Thornhart on One Life to Live, previously played by Brandon Buddy, is being recast. Reportedly Buddy was brought back and actually taped a day, but was unable to continue in the role.

"The show is just sick about having to recast," says a source. "They really wanted to give Kristen [Alderson] and Brandon's fans a satisfying end to their story."

No word on who the actor will be to finish out Cole's story arc.  

Update: Broadway actor Van Hughes has been cast as Cole Thornhart.  

OLTL and GL Stars Rock For Red Cross!

Ex-Guiding Light star Bradley Cole and current and former One Life to Live peeps Gina Tognoni, David Gregory and Brittany Underwood (pictured above) rocked the night away at the 7th Annual Rock Show for Charity to benefit The American Red Cross. The event took place on October 8 at the SoHo Playhouse in New York City. See more photos after the jump! READ MORE

OLTL Stars Mingle For a Cause

Former and current One Life to Live stars Mingled For A Cause at Blondies in New York City on June 4. Kristen Alderson, Brittany Underwood, Jessica Leccia and Shenell Edmonds (pictured above) were among the stars that sang karaoke and mixed with fans at the second annual event, which helped raise money for Bailey House and AHA.  See more photos from the event after the jump.  READ MORE

Don’t Miss Soap Divas in My Big Gay Italian Wedding!

If you are in New York City this weekend you’re going to want to check out My Big Gay Italian Wedding‘s soap week! One Life to Live’s Ilene Kristen, Kristen Alderson, Brittany Underwood and former As the World Turns stars Ellen Dolan and Marnie Schulenburg will be starring in the female roles of the hysterical show about two gay men planning their wedding. You can catch these wonderful ladies in My Big Gay Italian Wedding at the St. Luke’s Theatre March 17-19.  Check out how to purchase tickets and more information on availability after the jump! READ MORE

Alderson, Gregory, Kelly and Underwood Check Out Ilene Kristen in My Big Gay Italian Wedding!

Ilene Kristen (pictured above with David Gregory) got a little support from her One Life to Live co-stars during the February 17 production of My Big Gay Italian Wedding at the St. Luke’s Theatre in New York City.

In related news, Kristen Alderson and Brittany Underwood have signed on to play Maria and Lucia during the show's "Soap Week", March 17 through March 19, according to ABC Soaps in Depth. Former As the World Turns star Ellen Dolan will play Angela and her former on-screen daughter-in-law Marnie Schulenburg will portray Connie.

See more photos from the February 17 production of My Big Gay Italian Wedding after the jump!

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