One Life to Live
Guiding Light alum Wendy Moniz and One Life to Live’s Trevor St. John have signed on to star opposite Saturday Night Live’s Rachel Dratch in the flick The Grief of Others, according to Variety. The film is based on the Leah Hager Cohen novel of the same name, and will focus on a couple whose baby dies 57 hours after birth. The pair try to return to their lives, but have a hard time keeing things together.
INTERVIEW: John-Paul Lavoisier on Beacon Hill, Spending Time With Tuc Watkins' Twins and Missing OLTLBy Melodie on February 18, 2014
One Life to Live's resident bad boy is back! John-Paul Lavoisier (ex-Rex Balsom) is making a return to soapdom in the highly-anticipated web sudser Beacon Hill. I caught up with the sexy actor, who revealed what he's been up to since saying goodbye to Llanview. He also provided insight into his new character, political heir Eric Preston.
Daytime Confidential: We haven’t seen you around in a while. What have you been up to since One Life to Live ended it’s run on ABC?
John-Paul Lavoisier: Since OLTL, I've been busy with babies! Really. My friend Tuc [Watkins] had twins last year, a boy and a girl, and I spend almost everyday with them. They're great. Tuc and I also do a really great 100 minute workout at Runyon Canyon called "The Full Dolores" three times a week. We have T-shirts. You get one once you complete "her." READ MORE
The hardest-working soap star on the web is at it again! In a partnership with lesbian-themed book publisher, Bella Books, Crystal Chappell is set to debut her latest web soap, Beacon Hill.
We caught up with Chappell to get all the dish on her latest venture. She also reveals which of her many daytime soap screen partners she misses smooching...
Daytime Confidential: Where did the idea for Beacon Hill come from?
Crystal Chappell: The idea for Beacon Hill came from the ladies at Bella Books. After years in the book distribution business, they decided to break into web series. They contacted Open Book in January of 2013. We loved the script! Formed a partnership and now here we are.
DC: What can you tell us about Claire Preston? What drives her?
CC: Claire is the daughter of a powerful Senator played by Ron Raines. She's lived her life in the public eye, and, of course, her father has very suffocating expectations of her. She lives in her own world drowning her pain in booze, but she also has a secret....a secret that if any one knew, would blow up the political world in Beacon Hill. READ MORE
During the 1990-91 TV season, As The World Turns and Guiding Light veteran John Wesley Shipp starred in the CBS version of The Flash. Two-and-a-half decades later, the actor (who went on to star in Dawson's Creek and One Life to Live) has been cast in a top secret role in The CW's upcoming version of Barry Allen's origin story. READ MORE